Brett King, renowned author of BANK 2.0 and CEO and Founder of Movenbank, was this month named the Top Innovator of the Year for 2012 by American Banker in the Bank Technology News “Annual Innovators of the Year” edition. The “Innovator of the Year” Award is chosen by the editors of American Banker’s Bank Technology News with input from a select group of experts in the field of financial services and banking. Keep reading
In response to the strong demand for us to compete with the main street branch players, our recent efforts at crowdsourcing our business model has led us to investigate a revolutionary new form of branch for the US and UK markets. The new branches which we at Movenbank simply call ‘the space’ is designed to give our rapidly growing customer base the comfort of a branch environment, without many of the overheads of a traditional branch. Keep reading
Few people dispute that the age of plastic and cash as a primary means of payment is coming to an end. Although, researchers have just revealed that the Google Wallet PIN could be compromised under the right set of circumstances which could be viewed as a setback (Researcher Cracks Google Wallet PIN). Keep reading
Banks talk about trust, credit and risk all the time. So do we here at Movenbank, but we talk about it in a different way.
Traditional banks discussion of trust, credit and risk is about – Do we trust you? Do you deserve credit? What is the risk of providing you with money? It’s all about me and whether I want to deal with you.
At Movenbank we’re turning that around. Keep reading
With the release of the Movenbank Alpha Site, several of our Alpha Team members have asked about our use of Facebook for registration and logging into movenbank.com. We at Movenbank have a tremendous respect for the need to secure private data, especially information about your financial behavior so we thought we’d take a moment to talk about Facebook, your privacy and how we use your data.
Are we only going to use Facebook? Keep reading
For those of you that have been following the news, Movenbank has started on its path to rebooting banking by taking the wraps of our Alpha Site. For this, our first blog, we want to tell you a bit more about the progression of Movenbank’s development over the coming months. Keep reading
As of 1st October, Movenbank, the world’s first everyday cardless bank, will begin to “alpha test” its services with a select few members of the public. The launch of Movenbank was announced by its founder and chairman, Brett King, at the SIBOS Innotribe conference in Toronto last week. It is a completely new model of bank that will operate entirely online embracing mobile and social technology. Keep reading