Category: FIN News Alert

Credit Unions eye growth with mortgage lending

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 20, 2016

Credit unions continue to seek growth and have recently seen an uptick in progress from mortgage lending. But could there be added risk with this increase in mortgages? This week’s FIN News Alert looks…

Study shows strong potential for video banking

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 13, 2016

Despite the growth of digital banking on mobile devices, many customers still visit brick-and-mortar banking branches for the face-to-face interaction. But could video conferencing replace the need for customers to visit the branch? This…

SEC puts increased attention on exchange-traded funds

by CDW Financial Services|Jun 6, 2016

As the interest in and success of exchange traded-funds (ETFs) increases, the SEC is considering further scrutiny of the funds. This week’s FIN News Alert looks at the Reuters article, “U.S. Securities Regulator Takes…

What do millennials want from banks?

by CDW Financial Services|May 31, 2016

Millennials don’t necessarily dislike banks — some data points show they just want banks to be better. This week’s FIN News Alert looks at the American Banker article, “Eight Illuminating Data Points on Millennials…

Startup launches cloud-based banking core alternative

by CDW Financial Services|May 23, 2016

Banks around both the United States and the world are struggling with the challenge of old, inefficient IT systems that hinder data processing and product innovation. This week’s FIN News Alert looks at the…

Dell to Rebrand as Dell Technologies

by CDW Financial Services|May 16, 2016

Last fall, Dell announced the acquisition of EMC Technologies. Since then, speculation has been mounting about whether the EMC brand would be eliminated. This week’s FIN News Alert looks at the Forbes article, “Dell…

Can fintech and community banks work together?

by CDW Financial Services|May 9, 2016

Community banks often feel that only the big banks can innovate. At the recent “Crossroads: Banking and Fintech” conference, experts shared advice on how fintech might be able to help community banks quickly innovate…

Cyberattacks hit financial institutions on all sides

by CDW Financial Services|May 2, 2016

It’s no secret that U.S. financial institutions are highly sought-after targets for cybercrime — and banks, credit unions and other FIs are being hit with cyberattacks and data breaches from all angles. This week’s…

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