ABILITY Lands Healthcare Payment Takeover

Information technology company ABILITY Network provides healthcare data analytics, revenue management and other technical services, but with a new takeover the company is entering the payments space. ABILITY announced Tuesday (July 18)...

The Lines Are Blurring Between Alternative, Traditional SME Finance

Alternative lending has shifted from a competitor of traditional FIs to a collaborator, often lending a digital hand to banks in need of upgrading their systems to provide faster, more agile...

NEW REPORT: U.K. Challenger Turns To Video Gaming To Disrupt Digital Banking

New players on the banking scene are bringing a host of changes to the industry. But in some cases, these disruptions are more likely to be met with pushback from established...

PayPal And Visa Extend Partnership To Europe, Plan Debit Card Release

Rivals Visa and PayPal have shaken hands over a joint plan to issue debit cards in Europe. The truce stands to benefit merchants most of all, as it will expand their...

BoA Beats Street on Consumer Biz; Mobile Use Grows

The second-biggest bank by assets, Bank of America, said Tuesday that earnings were up on gains in all businesses beyond trading, according to the latest quarterly results. The company said that its...

Expedia’s Egencia Enables Data Sharing Across T&E Platforms

Travel booking platform Expedia has expanded its focus to include corporate travel in recent years, but the company’s latest announcement signals a renewed effort to strengthen its B2B position. Expedia detailed news on...

Urban FT Acquires iParse To Bridge The Mobile Banking Gap

When it comes to mobile banking, there’s often a massive gap between the consumer’s experience with a big bank and with a smaller regional operator or credit union. The big banks...

For Millennials, Traditional Banking Is Not Anathema

Turns out millennials are not the different-kind-of-banking-breed some had thought. It also turns out the much-vaunted social media generation is less inclined to use social media than you’d think. In a survey held...

Facebook’s New Revenue Strategy: Messenger Ads

Even an infinite scroll only generates a finite number of ad clicks. Facebook has just about maximized the amount of money it can make from people scrolling their newsfeeds, so the...

India Is Now Facebook’s Largest Audience, Knocking U.S. To Second Place

Facebook reported to its advertisers that India has overtaken the United States to become the platform’s largest country audience. According to The Next Web, as of July 13, Facebook is reporting a...

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Thank You For Facing Addiction, Mark Zuckerberg. Now, Let's Get To...

In a powerful, touching post this weekend, the CEO of Facebook highlighted the opioid addiction crisis that is impacting communities across America. “Treating an...