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

Banks Conspicuously Scarce in Supercharged Online Loan Field
January 22, 2015 Online marketplace lending platforms are filling real needs. But few banks participate in this booming niche, reflecting the...

Citi Futurist Envisions the Part Wearables Will Play in Banking
January 16, 2015 In a newly created role, 14-year company veteran Andres Wolberg-Stok is helping Citigroup take its consumer technologies in...

Why Citi Is Buying IBM's New Mainframe for Mobile Transactions
January 14, 2015 In an era where businesses are increasingly focused on cloud computing, Citigroup is turning instead to souped-up hardware in...

What Would It Take for Banks to Dust Off Their Blackberry Apps?
January 12, 2015 The mobile platform most bankers had all but given up on is showing signs of life. But the changes seem unlikely to persuade...

Unsettling Truths, Unanswered Questions in Morgan Stanley Breach
January 7, 2015 The leak of client records at Morgan Stanley illustrates the danger posed when just one employee has unauthorized or unsecured...

Moven's Smartwatch App to Test Demand for Real-Time PFM Advice
January 5, 2015 Moven has modified its personal financial management app to work on a smartwatch. Will millennials be more likely to heed...

Seeking a Technological Fix for Consumer Debt Collection's Woes
December 29, 2014 Tech startup Global Debt Registry hopes a central, online record of consumer debt will help end abuses in collection...

Downside of EMV Adoption: Hackers May Shift Focus to Banks
December 24, 2014 Retailers will no longer be easy pickings for cybercriminals once chip-and-PIN technology is widely adopted. All well and...

'Poodle' Hack Poses Threat to Banks
December 22, 2014 A persistent, oddly named security vulnerability in financial industry websites hasn't been used in a real-life attack yet ...

OCC: Our Cybersecurity Exams Are Plenty Detailed, Too
December 17, 2014 The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency says its cybersecurity exams already include many of the same requirements New...