iOS Weekly – Updated iPhone and iPad Apps in Financial Services [25 Mar 2012]

Despite being a recent owner of an iphone and a new ipad, I’ve already installed dozens of financial services apps on my devices. On regular basis, I will share with you a list of the latest application updates for iOS from banks, insurance, cards and payments and investment companies all over the world.

I have recently switched from a blackberry to an iPhone 4S and I must admit that I really enjoy using the latest Apple smartphone.  On 16th March, at about 7pm, I walked in the Apple store ‘White City’ in London which had still a good amount of new iPads in stock.  I decided to go ahead and entrust Apple once more with my very first purchase of a tablet.  Please note that I am not an Apple enthusiast by any means, and I still enjoy my laptop PC at home.

I installed a fair amount of iOS apps on my iPhone and iPad in order to keep abreast of any new updates and spot any major, ideally innovative, enhancements.  I aim to post regular updates on the Visible Banking blog.

Please find my list of updated apps between 19-25 March 2012. I invite you to check out what every single of those updates is about.

iOS – iPhone
I flagged 12 updates iPhone apps this week:
* Banking: Rabo Vacatures & Rabo Cycling (Rabobank, Netherlands), Mobiel Bankieren (ABN AMRO, Netherlands), Danske Mobilbank (Danske Bank, Denmark), Westpac Mobile Banking (Australia), Keldelice (Crédit Agricole, France)
* Insurance: Macsf (France), Private Medical Insurance (UK), Life Insurance UK
* Cards & Payments: PayPal (US), Starbucks UK
* Other: iDebt (US)

Featured – PayPal 4.0.3

iOS – iPad
I flagged 7 updates iPad apps this week:
* Banking: Jyske Mobilbank til iPad (Denmark), Itau Empresas (Brazil), (Malaysia)
* Insurance: Zurich (Switzerland), Life Insurance UK, Private Medical Insurance UK
* Other: iDebt (US)

Featured – Jyske Bank 1.1

Have you already tried any of those upadted apps?  Any initial feedback yet?

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Written by Christophe Langlois

Based in London, Christophe is an entertaining social media keynote speaker and a trusted advisor to the global financial services industry on the topics of social media, social business and digital innovation.

Christophe has contributed to over 140 events in 18 countries.

Currently, Christophe is 'Social Media Senior Managing Consultant' at IBM Interactive Experience. He's also a Digital Advisor at the Financial Services Forum and the Moller Centre (part of the Churchill College in Cambridge).

Christophe's views on are his own, not necessarily his employer's.

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  1. Similar to these Apps I also like Today in Private Equity News App

    This App is top rated on the AppStore and is a great one-stop App for real-time news and analysis on U.S. Politics.

    Today in Private Equity pulls deal news and longer articles from publications, journalists, analysts, and banks who publish across the Web. The App continuously monitors and adjusts online source lists to include new analysts and publications as well as opinion leaders of note.The App’s user interface is beautiful and makes it easy to read articles and research on the iPad, simple and efficient. This is a great App for collecting and reading all this content into one place. It is the onlygoodPE related App on the iTunes Store.

    This is one of the best Finance related Apps on the iTunes Store. It’s part of a series, all their Apps are on

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