#15 Links (22-28 Nov 2010) – Social Media News in Banking, Finance, Insurance

I invite you to check my previous article which listed 24 posts on social media in banking, financial services and insurance, published between 15-21 Nov.

Please find below 15 blog posts and articles from last week you shouldn’t miss.


List of Banking – Financial Services – Insurance Senior Executives on Twitter
Taking twitter to the next level: ask your customers to answer questions from your prospects! (about perk street)
10 Reasons for the Success of the American Express ‘Small Business Saturday’ Facebook Page
Interview SEB – Hakan Aldrin, Managing Director at
Interview ASB Bank & Social Media – Simone McCallum & Michael Ramsay
Interview with Katherine Liew, the Winner of Standard Chartered’s ‘the World’s Coolest Intern’
Interview Rabobank – Robert Lommers, Online Communication Specialist (teaser)
Online Communities
Latest stats from ‘le Cercle Premier’, Barclays Bank France’s online community for Premier customers
Mobile / Foursquare
Circle Bank invites its clients to use foursquare (on twitter)
Social Media

Financial services in the times of Social Web (by Daniel Gusev)
Social Media is starting to be embedded into banks’ communication strategy (by Daniel Gusev)
first direct Live & Unedited: How to Recruit New Banking Customers in an Atmosphere of Distrust (by Katie Paine)

Social Media as an Investigative Tool (on Social Media Today)
Protect Your Company With A Social Networking Insurance Policy (by Jason Smith)
Insurance and social media: Brave new world or fleeting fad? (on ICAE)

What do you think?

Written by Christophe Langlois

Based in London for almost a decade, Christophe is an entertaining fintech marketing keynote speaker and a trusted advisor to the global financial services industry on the topics of digital marketing, innovation and B2B social media.

Christophe has contributed to over 140 events in 18 countries.

Currently, Christophe is advising a number of fintech startups on marketing and growth hacking and he is the Chief Marketing Officer of The Fintech Power 50, an exclusive annual programme helping fintech scale-ups to accelerate their growth globally.

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10 Reasons for the Success of the American Express ‘Small Business Saturday’ Facebook Page

Interview Rabobank & Social Media – Robert Lommers, Online Communication Specialist