Social Media in Banking – Key News via Twitter: 15-21 February 2010

Key news: 1-7 Feb ¦ 8-14 Feb ¦ 15-21 Feb ¦ 22-28 Feb

In case you missed them, I listed and categorized some of my favourite tweets from last week (15-21 Feb) including my tweets and the ones I RTed.

I invite you to read three of my most recent posts: Guest Post #4 – Overview of Social Media and Banking in Spain (by Jesus Perez)The Impact of Social Media on The Robin Hood Tax Initiative, and my Visible Banking Twitter Watch #17. And please make sure your social media initiatives are included in my social media directory.
Robin Hood Tax
* Video: #socialmedia & the Robin Hood Tax campaign ¦ #RHT supporters @ or DM me 2B added 2 my robinhoodtax list
* @RobinHood When R U planning 2 put 2gether a list of MPs on twitter? #~~>
* The @RobinHood Tax video on YouTube has been viewed 250k times in just 9 days (or just under 20x per mn)
* The @RobinHood Tax page on facebook has over 100k fans (+50% btw Mon-Thr, an average of 8 new fans / mn)

* BNP Paribas lance la 2ème édition du jeu d’entreprise Ace Manager (via @bnpp_recrut)
* Loving how @CurrencyTim’s @BeYoungFree leveraged @Genlarryplatt1’s brilliant “pants on the ground”
* @StandardBankGrp is looking 4 IT “Magicians” 2take part2 their annual IT Challenge 4students in South African varsities
* #Blogwell: USAA jumping from two to eight people in social media (via @collinst)
* #blogwell: Listening to Ethics in social media. 1) Never pay for coverage 2) Real disclosure (obvious) 3) Never lie to your mom #blogwell (via @gaspedal)
* We’re relaunching #orangeyvr with a tweetup with guest @CEO_INGDIRECT. Register here for Feb. 23: Bring a friend! (via @SuperStarSaver)

* Déjà 710 fans sur la #fanpage #Facebook CitizenAct #etudiant #RSE #societegenerale Now 121 fans on #thebenche Facebook fan page. R U a fan? (via @theBenche)
* Just added more #helpflo #Miami photos. Were u there? Tag yourself in our #Facebook album! (via @progressive)

Social Media
* Still wondering if the #SocialMedia  rEvolution has just begun in #FinancialServices & #Banking? videos, #twitter, Yahoo!
* Check @BInews’s Gr8 insights on #socialmedia  #savings #retirement #investments w/ @TC_Talks @putnamtoday @robertlreynolds

* Caja Madrid via @obrasocialCM & @hcpnational list their #socialmedia presence #banking #insurance

* @HSBCWongGroup Hi Terry&Maili, I’m keen 2 talk 2 U abt ur “HSBC Compliance issues” Cld U pls @ or DM? #FINRA #socialmedia

* 1 in 5 Over 55s in Aus on Facebook –
* 75 million people used Twitter last month – and they sent 1.2 billion tweets Congrats @ev and @biz!
* Ages of social network users: – avg Twitter user is 39 –

* @ALOHAFCU For our @foursquare users, we’re busy adding as many surcharge-free ATMs as we can in Hawaii! tagged “credit union ATM”

Social Lending
* A global, comprehensive and up-to-date list of #P2PLending – social lending websites (via @FriendsClear)

* Always wondered the real impact of sleek (costly) videos like by @StateFarm no script + flip HD = more empl & cust appeal

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.

Christophe's views on are his own.

Guest Post #4 – Overview of Social Media and Banking in Spain (Part 2)

Social Media in Banking – Key News via Twitter: 22-28 February 2010