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Just imagine if banks actually cared about SME customers
Jonathan Corner
Friday, January 06, 2017

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  1. Business Banking Sucks – but a few FinTechs and Big Banks are trying to change this.
    13 Apr, 2017
    Business Banking Sucks – but a few FinTechs and Big Banks are trying to change this.
    As a business owner, I rarely log into my business bank account. They make it too hard for me to log in, and when I do, the level of capability doesn’t reflect the jobs I have to do on a day-to day-basis. We are hugely busy building our company, 11:FS, and I can’t be bothered with something that doesn’t give me basic insight and isn’t at all connected to my personal banking. Instead, I use Xero for accounting and invoicing; Receipt Bank for receipting; PipeDrive for managing our pipeline; and
  2. Banks could do so much more for SME customers in a digital age
    15 Mar, 2017
    Banks could do so much more for SME customers in a digital age
    ​ It’s much publicised that more retail customers today are managing their finances via mobile apps versus internet banking - Banking apps were downloaded nearly 23 million times in 2015 and over 40m times since 2014. An increase of 8.2 m in just one year — a download rate of more than 930 per hour for 12 months. Whilst it’s discussed less frequently this story is just as revolutionary in the SME sector. Insights from the Small Business Wellness index (manta.com 2015) show: More than 80% of SME
  3. Using an account aggregator will make it harder for banks to take advantage of people
    28 Sep, 2016
    Using an account aggregator will make it harder for banks to take advantage of people
    ​Banks deliberately make money feel complicated. We all know the feeling – you ask for some advice and get a string of long words, big numbers and small print in return. Even the chief economist at the Bank of England can't make the 'remotest sense' of much of the material provided by banks. As a result you can either ignore it all and hope that the problem goes away, or sign up to the thing the nice man says you should. There's just one problem, when the experts don’t even understand a lot of