A New Breed of Vendors: Platform Services Providers

A new breed of fintech vendors–platform services providers–is emerging.

Using Mobile Location Data

To compete in today’s market, FIs must do a better job of using data foroffense vs. defense. Mobile location data can help.

Who Will Win the P2P Payments Battle?

Who will win the P2P payments war—will it be Venmo, Zelle, Apple, Facebook, or will FIs emerge victorious?

The Digital Account Opening Imperative

The increase in digital account opening activity is a sign that FIs are taking digital acquisition seriously.

DISRUPTOR WATCH: Blockchain

Mid-sized FIs have tough vendor decisions to make if their vendors don’t stay on top of blockchain trends.

The Quest for Video Teller ROI

FIs that go tellerless see greater utilization of ITMs. Realizing productivity gains is another story, however.

DISRUPTOR WATCH: Social Finance (SoFi)

Cornerstone has competing opinions on the future potential of fintech startup Social Finance (SoFi).

Life Stage Mobile Apps

A new tech trend is emerging–life stage apps that help consumers manage specific processes and purchases related to life stage changes.

DISRUPTOR WATCH: Lending Club

Lending Club will see a steep drop in loans unless they develop a mainstream brand as a banking alternative.

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