Fiserv, Inc. has released a white paper that offers financial institutions insight into tablet banking and how to leverage the unique attributes of the tablet channel when developing financial services and products.
Tablet ownership is rapidly increasing, with nearly half of U.S. households with Internet access expected to own at least one tablet by the end of 2013, according to the research consulting firm, Frank N. Magid Associates. Of particular importance to financial institutions is the fact that consumers are using these devices to access financial services. According to the 2012 Fiserv Consumer Trends Survey, nearly half of tablet owners have already used tablets to access their financial institutions’ banking services, and almost two-thirds of future tablet owners would like to do so.
Reacting to strong consumer interest, many financial institutions are prioritizing tablet banking development. Banks and credit unions have an opportunity to optimize their investments by aligning new tablet banking offerings with the unique ways customers prefer to use the devices. The Fiserv white paper outlines key considerations for financial institutions regarding tablet banking development.
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