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  • EuroInvestor.com’s CEO on Innovation, Copy Trading, Cockpit [INTERVIEW]

    Last month, the day after Finovate Europe 2012, I had the opportunity to spend a couple of hours with Jeff Saul, the CEO of EuroInvestor.com. I recorded a video interview with Jeff who shared his vision on digital innovation, copy trading, forex online communities and demoed their new fully customizable and sharable dashboard ‘cockpit’. Wealth and Investments […] More

  • Two Thai Banks are Leading in APAC with 136k Followers [Twitter Top 10]

    You will find below our financial services Twitter Top 10 in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.  Currently, two leading thai banks are topping the chart comfortably with an aggregated 130k followers. Since March 2009, my team have been tracking and benchmarking how the global financial services industry is using social media to engage with their […] More

  • Banesco is the Leading Bank in LATAM with 100k Followers [Twitter Top 10]

    You will find below our financial services Twitter Top 10 in the Latin America (LATAM) region.  Currently, Banesco is the clear leader with a sizable follower base of over 100,000. Since March 2009, my team have been tracking and benchmarking how the global financial services industry is using social media to engage with their customers […] More

  • Unum’s Head of Strategic Marketing on Social Media & Ask Unum [INTERVIEW]

    Last Friday, I met Tim Jackson – Head of Strategic Marketing at the Hilton London Bridge.  We talked about his first year at Unum, the leading income protection provider in the UK, their social media strategy, and the importance of digital engagement as part of ‘Ask Unum’ and their educational campaign ‘Back Up Plan’ for employees, advisors […] More

  • XBox Most Active Twitter Account for Customer Care with 1k Tweets [Top 10]

    In Q4 2011, we started tracking over 200 twitter accounts dedicated to customer support, over and beyond financial services, all across industries, wordwlide.  XBox Support is the most active twitter account for customer care with over 1,000 tweets daily. Since March 2009, my team have been tracking and benchmarking how the global financial services industry […] More

  • BNP Paribas Leads Twitter Top 10 in France with 6 Accounts

    BNP Paribas is leading our Twitter Top 10 in the French financial services industry with no less than 6 accounts.  Find out which other banks or insurance companies are followed the most on twitter in France. Since March 2009, my team have been tracking and benchmarking how the global financial services industry is using social […] More

  • Bankin’: le PFM sur Mobile et l’Aggrégation avec Eurobits [INTERVIEW]

    Au cours de notre interview le Co-Foundateur de ‘Bankin’, la startup française spécialisée dans le PFM sur mobile, partage son expérience du monde bancaire français qui est dans son ensemble pour le moins réticent sur les thèmes de l’aggrégation de comptes et de l’ouverture bancaire. Les thèmes du ‘Personal Finance Management’ (PFM), service de gestion […] More

  • Holvi: One Stop Shop for Groups – Crowdfunding, Budgeting, Expensing

    The Holvi team ‘built a bank’ in 10 months.  At Finovate, they demoed their ‘checking account for group activites’ assists groups with raising money / crowdfunding, distributing cash, processing expense reports & tracking/categorizing/sharing it. A couple of weeks ago, I covered Finovate Europe 2012 live on the Visible Banking blog.  At the end of another long day packed with innovative […] More