Robert McKinley, Senior Analyst/Editor Robert McKinley is an analyst of the payments industry on a daily basis for 32 years covering payment cards and payment systems from both the business side and the consumer side. McKinley is the retired founder and chief executive of RAM Research, CardWeb and CardTrak. In his prior position, McKinley has participated in more than 10,000 documented news media interviews, testified as an expert witness in two separate $billion+ U.S. anti-trust trials, testified before the U.S. Congress, assisted the GAO with paymentsIMG_2006 (1).jpeg reports, chaired numerous business conferences and provided C-Suite opinion to a multitude of Fortune 500 companies. In retirement, he has continued developing and funding digital media assets as well as contributing payments related analysis/content to a broad list of online publishers, including CardFlash, CardTrak and CardData. McKinley is also a national certified mentor with the non-profit SCORE organization with a focus on assisting Fintech startups. www.robert-mckinley.com

NCR Latest mDeposit Client

NCR announced Golden Pacific Bank is deploying its mobile remote deposit capture as part of its mobile banking experience with Digital Insight. Consumers and small businesses banking with Golden Pacific will be able to deposit checks using their mobile banking app and their phone’s camera. Golden Pacific has implemented a number of initiatives to improve access for small businesses and recently won an award from the American Bankers Association for its use of technology in improving the application process in Small Business Association loans. Mobile remote deposit is part of a complete range of core banking functions powered by Digital Insight that Golden Pacific customers can complete on their mobile device including checking balances, viewing transaction history, bill pay, and funds transfers.