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Fifth Third Bank Introduces Touch ID for its Mobile Banking App

February 5 – Fifth Third Bank has announced the addition of Touch ID biometric capabilities to its mobile banking app for the iPhone. Touch ID allows fingerprint authentication for enabled devices, letting customers log into their Fifth Third app with their fingers or thumbs instead of a password.


80 Percent Increase in Fraud Attacks Detected and Stopped Year-over-Year

January 26 – ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company™, has released its “ThreatMetrix® Cybercrime Report: Q4 2015.” From October through December 2015, The ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network (The Network) detected and stopped more than 300 million cybercrime attacks in real time.


Is Your Website an Asset or a Liability?

By Matt Cunard

In a financial institution, assets and liabilities are constantly tracked and assessed. This is true for small, one-office community banks to larger, multi-branch community banks. Deposits, loans, investments, securities and other data are scrutinized to the smallest detail. But when was the last time you paid this much attention to your website?


More Than 1.1 Billion Users of Mobile Biometrics for Financial Services by 2020

December 4 – More than 1.1 billion financial services customers are expected to be using mobile biometrics by 2020, according to Goode Intelligence, a leading research and consultancy organization for the biometric and financial services industry. (more…)

Report on Differences Between Mobile, Internet Banking Yields Surprising Find

December 2 – A report on the use of mobile banking and Internet banking channels has found that 2.5 percent of check deposits come in via a desktop browser. 

Although this might seem insignificant, it proves how important it is to have all features available on all platforms, said a researcher familiar with the data. The report highlights key trends in Internet and mobile banking usage based on October 2015 data from Malauzai Software for over 325 banks and credit unions, covering 6.55 million logins from 375,000 active Internet and mobile banking users. (more…)

Monkey Insights Releases Mobile Banking Smart Device Usage Report

December 1 – Malauzai Software has released its monthly Monkey Insights “little-data” report, the report where an overwhelming amount of big data surrounding mobile banking and Internet banking is broken up into digestible analytic “factoids” that we like to call little data.  The report highlights key trends in Internet and mobile banking usage based on October 2015 data for 325+ banks & credit unions, covering 6.55 million logins from 375,000 active Internet and mobile banking users. (more…)

New version of BBVA Compass Mobile Banking App Has Apple Touch ID

November 9 – BBVA Compass has announced improvements to its award-winning mobile banking app, including Apple Touch ID integration for a quicker, more secure login process.


Camden National Bank Introduces New Logo and Brand

October 16 – Camden National Bank has unveiled a new logo and look that coincides with its upcoming merger with The Bank of Maine and reflects the joining of these two financial institutions. The newly designed logo and Camden National Bank’s well-known anchor symbol creates a new, modern look and feel that reflects the company’s growth and positions it for the future.


North Middlesex Savings Bank Offers Touch ID for Mobile Banking

October 2 – North Middlesex Savings Bank, an independent mutual savings bank, operated by and for the benefit of the Nashoba Valley community and headquartered in Ayer, Mass., is working with Digital Insight, an NCR company, to offer its customers Touch ID functionality with its mobile banking application. Using built-in fingerprint sensor technology, Touch ID allows North Middlesex Savings Bank customers to log in to their mobile banking application without entering traditional login credentials.


ThreatMetrix Announces 50 Percent Increase in Mobile Volume Year-Over-Year

September 28 – ThreatMetrix has announced it has experienced a 50 percent increase in mobile volume since September 2014, as well as the addition of 250 million new mobile devices to the ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network (The Network) this year alone.


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