Penny Crosman

Editor in Chief

Penny Crosman is Editor in Chief of Bank Technology News and Technology Editorof American Banker. She has had senior editorial roles at Bank Systems & Technology, Wall Street & Technology, Intelligent Enterprise and Network Magazine, among other titles.

Recent Stories From this Author

Frandsen Financial Harmonizes Legacy Systems
February 25, 2015 On the acquisition trail, Minnesota's Frandsen Financial picked up nine legacy imaging systems. A new system and shared...

CBW Bank Readies Launch of Real-Time Payments
February 25, 2015 The bank that got Moven and Simple off the ground is coming out with real-time payments, through a clever use of debit networks.

Wells Fargo Holds Fast to Branches, Ties Them to Digital Channel
February 24, 2015 The megabank's commitment to its branches stands out in an industry where customers are shifting more of their banking...

Carbanak Cybersecurity Threat Is Overhyped, Banking Groups Say
February 19, 2015 At least two financial services groups say none of their U.S. bank members have reported the existence of Carbanak malware in...

Cheat Sheet: What Bankers Need to Know About the $1B Carbanak Heist
February 17, 2015 Kaspersky Lab has unveiled a cyber-heist in which hackers have already stolen $1 billion from banks across the world. Here's...

Comerica Deploys Tech to Quickly Fix Mobile-App Glitches
February 13, 2015 The company is addressing a problem more institutions will face as consumers increasingly bank from mobile devices....

Temenos Buys Akcelerant to Expand U.S. Clientele, Products
February 11, 2015 Temenos, a Geneva-based provider of core banking software to the financial services industry, has acquired Akcelerant, a...

Digitally Minded Bank Goes All-In on Responsive Design, Moven
February 11, 2015 Westpac New Zealand is launching a new "omnichannel" powered by responsive design technology and offering its customers...

'Mere' Customer Contact Information Is Actually Gold to Hackers
February 10, 2015 Hackers in several financial services industry data breaches targeted customer-contact information that is often thought of as...

PNC Puts Industry Tech Blueprint to the Test
February 6, 2015 Implementation has been slow going for the Banking Industry Architecture Network. But PNC says the framework is already...