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Halifax launch market leading instant online Agreement in Principle

Halifax has launched a mobile Agreement in Principle (AIP) tool which enables customers to receive an instant lending decision while they are on the move in less than fifteen minutes.

Customers more engaged with their finances as Digital Revolution takes hold

The rapid growth of digital banking has driven increased customer engagement, the latest figures from the Halifax Digital Dashboard show.

Mobile banking soars as customers bank on the move

Mobile banking has seen monumental growth in the past 12 months amongst Halifax customers, with almost a 100% increase in the number of logins via mobile in March 2015, compared to the same month in the previous year, according to the latest Halifax Digital dashboard.

Halifax puts security at the heart of new technology trials

Halifax trials explore how wearable technology could be used to enhance customer security, streamline the digital banking experience, and enable customers to access, and benefit from, the products and services they need to make the most of their money.

Local banking on demand: TSB launches new mobile banking app

TSB has improved mobile access for customers this week, by launching a new and improved mobile banking app for Android and Apple smartphones and tablets.

£26 million already transferred via Paym in 2014

More than £26 million has been sent using Paym, the simple and secure way to pay using just a mobile number, since its launch on 29th April 2014.

Yule log ons - Christmas day no longer a banking holiday for many

When you think of Christmas Day – turkey roast dinners, festive jumpers, and watching the Queen’s speech quickly spring to mind, but one new tradition, online banking is fast becoming a part of the yuletide traditions.

Christmas Day - A time for presents, turkey and online banking

Christmas day is all about spending time with family and enjoying festive food and fun. But for many, it’s also about checking their finances, with stats revealing a third (32%) of Internet and mobile bank customers logged in on 25th December last year.

Counting money instead of sheep at night? You could be a financial insomniac

Checking your bank balance is a national nocturnal pastime with more than a third of people logging on throughout the night – eclipsing other consumer activities such as online shopping and downloading music.

Paym available to even more customers

Customers of Clydesdale Bank, Isle of Man Bank, NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland, Ulster Bank and Yorkshire Bank can now register for Paym, adding to the number of leading UK banks and building societies offering the secure way to pay using just a mobile number.

Four million people interested in trying online banking for the first time

Millions of British adults who have never tried internet banking would be interested in doing so, according to new independent research published by the Payments Council.

first direct launches Paym for its customers

From 14th October, first direct customers will be able to use Paym to make secure payments of up to £350 per day to friends, family and anyone else using the Paym service with just a mobile phone number from the first direct Banking on the go App.

Santander launches new mobile banking app for students

Santander UK has launched an innovative new mobile banking service which is set to transform the way its customers can keep track of their everyday finances and spending.

Summer socialising leads to £148 million in unpaid IOUs

A third (34%) of young people expect to be out of pocket by an average of £64 each over the summer due to lending money to friends who don’t pay them back.

Barclays announces mobile payments to India through Pingit service

Barclays reveals the launch of a new function allowing mobile payments to India through its Pingit mobile payments service in the UK, opening it up to the largest remittance market between the UK and another country.