Fifth Third celebrates long history with museum | JPMorgan expanding with up to 90 branches | PayPal, JPMorgan partner on instant transfer to banks
March 14, 2019
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Fifth Third celebrates long history with museum
Fifth Third Bank's museum includes displays commemorating Cincinnati Reds player Johnny Bench's 30-year tenure as bank spokesman and signatures of those pivotal to the bank's growth since 1858. The museum has opened on the first floor of Fifth Third's headquarters.
The Business Journals (tiered subscription model)/Cincinnati (3/13) 
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JPMorgan expanding with up to 90 branches
As many as 90 JPMorgan Chase branches will open across several cities this year, including Charlotte, N.C.; Minneapolis; and Nashville, Tenn., as the bank expands its focus on new markets. JPMorgan is also opening more branches in Philadelphia, Boston and Washington, D.C.
The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (3/13) 
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Digital Banking & Marketing Trends
PayPal, JPMorgan partner on instant transfer to banks
PayPal has introduced a service that lets US consumers instantly transfer money to a bank account via JPMorgan Chase's access to a real-time payment network. The service is part of PayPal's bid to remain competitive with banks and newer transfer services, such as Square and Stripe.
TechCrunch (3/12) 
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Industry Pulse
Survey: Benefits would spur 60% to give banks more data
An Accenture survey finds 60% of consumers are willing to share more personal data with their bank if they receive cheaper services and other benefits in return. However, 75% of respondents are concerned about data privacy.
Reuters (3/14) 
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Media & Technology Trends
Report: Ad-supported streaming boosting digital TV ads
A study by TV[R]EV explores how digital TV ads are being boosted by the popularity of free, ad-supported streaming apps. The report asserts that the digital TV advertising ecosystem should adopt programmatic buying to enable a self-serve environment where marketers can purchase ads in real time.
Axios (3/12) 
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Low CPMs, wider reach draw marketers to Pinterest
Low CPMs, wider reach draw marketers to Pinterest
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Cost per thousand ad impressions on Pinterest is a relative bargain this year even as the platform's ad business expands, some marketers are finding. CPMs were down about 20% from the fourth quarter 2017 to Q1 of 2018, so Q1 is seen as an ideal time to explore Pinterest, said E.J. Freni of Brand Networks.
Digiday (free content) (3/13) 
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Marketing Strategy
BuzzFeed's Peretti outlines digital strategy, revenue sources
BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti spoke at SXSW about how the media company made $100 million in 2018 from new revenue sources like food brand Tasty, which has 100 million Facebook followers. Some of BuzzFeed's recent initiatives include its creators program, a brand-safe video offering and a Shopping Showcase product to boost e-commerce, he said.
Variety (3/8),  MediaPost Communications (3/11) 
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