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  • Banco de Mexico Reaches 100,000 Twitter Followers April 2013

    Banco de Mexico, Central Bank, Reaches 100,000 Twitter Followers

    Social media banking. Earlier this month, Banco de Mexico reached 100,000 twitter followers and became one of the most followed central banks in the world. My Visible Banking Team now tracks 2,000+ twitter accounts (banking, insurance, investment, cards and payments) globally: 10m twitter followers from 88 countries (31st March 2013). Congratulations to the Banco de Mexico @Banxico team […] More

  • Dreamstarter ING Direct Taps Crowdfunding Social Change Projects CSR

    Dreamstarter: ING Direct Taps Crowdfunding for Social Change Projects [CSR]

    Social media banking. ING Direct Australia partnered with StartSomeGood to launch Dreamstarter, a P2P crowdfunding platform, to support social change projects (CSR). Dreamstarter, a new crowdfunding initiative, offers social entrepreneurs an online platform to raise funds towards diverse social change projects. Successful projects that capture the imagination and support of the community will receive additional funding from ING Direct, […] More

  • Malayan Insurance Launches First Facebook Insurance Online Store Innovation

    APAC Insurer Launches 1st Facebook Insurance Online Store [INNOVATION]

    Social media insurance. APAC insurer Malayan Insurance launched the 1st facebook online store where facebook fans can buy wide range of non-life insurance products including travel. In response to the growing demand for lifestyle insurance coverage online, Malayan Insurance has introduced a digital first: the Malayan Insurance Facebook Online Store. The app has been available […] More

  • Bank of America Reaches 100,000 Twitter Followers Visible Banking April 2013

    Bank of America Reaches 100,000 Twitter Followers for Media Relations

    Social media banking. Earlier this month, Bank of America reached 100,000 twitter followers for media relations on @BofA_News, over 320,000 twitter followers in total. My Visible Banking Team now tracks 2,000+ twitter accounts (banking, insurance, investment, cards and payments) globally: 10m twitter followers from 88 countries (31st March 2013). Congratulations to the Bank of America […] More

  • Interbank Peru Invites Banking Customers Use Twitter Facebook SocialMediaBanking

    Interbank Peru Invites Banking Customers to Use Twitter, Facebook and Relax [VIDEO]

    Social media banking. In a new YouTube video, Interbank Peru invites its banking customers to connect with them on twitter and facebook and allow more time for themselves. Interbank Peru has recently launched a new microsite, Reencuentrate, inviting Peruvians to reacquaint themselves, relax and allow more time for their passions, their fiends and family. The campaign includes a […] More

  • Infographic Twitter Financial Services Worldwide March 2013

    INFOGRAPHIC Twitter in Financial Services: 10M Twitter Followers, 2K Accounts Globally

    Twitter financial services. My Visible Banking Team now tracks 2,000+ twitter accounts (banking, insurance, investment…) globally: 10m twitter followers from 88 countries (31st March 2013). Back in March 2009, my Visible Banking team started tracking twitter accounts and facebook pages from the worldwide financial services industry.  We are proud to be tracking now 2,040 twitter accounts in […] More

  • Citi Bank Taps Social Media Banking For Home Owner Support

    Citi Bank Taps Social Media Banking For Homeowner Support [VIDEO]

    Social Business. With HomeownerSupport.com Citi bank taps digital and social media banking to support US homeowners. The video features Get Satisfaction’s CEO, Wendy Lea. I’ve always been a big advocate for a holistic approach to social media and its integration with a totally owned digital asset, whether the financial institution’s website or a dedicated microsite […] More

  • Insurance Innovation: ‘jFloat’ New UK P2P Insurance Platform Coming Soon

    Insurance Innovation: ‘jFloat’ New UK P2P Insurance Platform Coming Soon

    Social media insurance. After Friendsurance, ‘jFloat’ a new Peer-to-Peer insurance platform will launch soon in the UK. They aim to bring transparency and generate significant cost savings. The model will have its target invite-only launch in July and will close a round of less than £1 million in a few weeks. It aims to side-step the […] More

  • Disclosure on Social Media For Investors: Lawyers Disagree with Financial Regulator

    Disclosure on Social Media For Investors: Lawyers Disagree with Financial Regulator

    Social advisors. US lawyers disagree with the financial regulator about disclosure on social media for investors, claim twitter for investors is not a format for disclosure, it is too casual. Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (@SEC_News) gave its quasi-blessing on disclosure on social media for investors while lawyers disagreed with the financial regulator. The […] More