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#15 Links (22-28 Nov 2010) – Social Media News in Banking, Finance, Insurance

Share | I invite U to check my previous article which listed 24 posts on social media in banking, financial services & insurance, published between 15-21 Nov.    Please find below 15 blog posts & articles from last week U shouldn’t miss.  BANK`g Twitter * List of Bank`g – Financial Services – Insurance Senior Executives on Twitter * Tak`g twitter to the next level: ask your customers to answer questions from your prospects! (about perk street) Facebook * 10 Reasons 4 the Success of the American Express ‘Small Business Saturday’ Facebook Page Interviews *  Interview SEB – Hakan Aldrin, Manag`g Director @ theBenche.com * Interview ASB Bank & Social Media – Simone McCallum & Michael Ramsay * Interview w/ Katherine Liew, the Winner of Standard Chartered’s ‘the World’s Coolest Intern’ * Interview Rabobank – Robert Lommers, Online Communication Specialist (teaser) Online Communities *  Latest stats from ‘le Cercle Premier’, Barclays Bank France’s online community 4 Premier customers Mobile / Foursquare * Circle Bank invites its clients to use foursquare (on twitter) Social Media * Financial services in the times of Social Web  (by Daniel Gusev) * Social Media`s start`g to B embedded into banks’ communication strategy (by Daniel Gusev) * 1st direct Live & Unedited: How to Recruit New Bank`g Customers in an Atmosphere of Distrust (by Katie Paine)   INSURANCE * Social Media as an Investigative Tool (on Social Media Today) * Protect Your Company w/ the Social Network`g Insurance Policy (by Jason Smith) *  Insurance & social media: Brave new world or fleet`g fad? (on ICAE)     Related articles on Visible-Banking.com * Previous Weekly News * Top 10 Most Followed Financial Institutions on Twitter in November 2010 * Top 10 Most Liked Financial Institutions on Facebook in October 2010 * Visible Bank`g Directory: Social Media in Financial Services * Visible Bank`g Social Media Watch Series (Twitter, Facebook, Blogs, YouTube)

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#15 Links (22-28 Nov 2010) – Social Media News in Banking, Finance, Insurance

#21 Links (7-14 Nov 2010) – Social Media News in Banking, Finance, Insurance

Share | I invite U to check my previous article which listed 36 posts on social media in banking, financial services & insurance, published between 18 Oct – 07 Nov..   Please find below 21 blog posts & articles from last week U shouldn’t miss.    BANK`g * Debate Swirls Around Banks’ Social Media Efforts (by Penny Crosman, BankTech) * How can banks make the most of social media? (by Graham Charlton, econsultancy) * R Aussie Banks “Getting” social? (by Stephen Colman) * Remember, don’t B bor`g (by Rob Findlay, The Bank Channel) * If U think social media`s about ROI, you`ll B disappointed (by Brett King, Bank`g 4 Tomorrow) * Where banks & socials can agree (by Chris Skinner, The Finanser) * Why banks & socials agree to disagree (by Chris Skinner, The Finanser) Twitter * Top 10 Most Followed Financial Institutions on Twitter in November 2010 (on Visible Banking) * How well can the Egg Card twitter contest perform? (on Visible Banking) Facebook * Bank of America Makes Facebook Frenemies (on MyBankTracker) * After “Get Rich w/ the Click” on facebook, Standard Chartered UAE Launches another contest to drive adoption of online bank`g (on Visible Banking) Blogg`g * Together V R build`g the stronger Citi 4 you. (by Frank Eliason, Citi News) Events * Wrap Up – 5th Visible Bank`g Social Media & Finance Workshop - Singapore  (on Visible Banking) Online Reputation * Bank of America Most Talked About, Wells Fargo Highest Regarded Bank in Social Media (By Penny Crosman, BankTech) STARTUPS P2P Lend`g * 7 reasons why banks`ve failed @ social media… Miserably! (by Rob Garcia, Lend`g Club) * Loans minus the moans: Borrowers who want to avoid the discredited banks R find`g new lenders worthy of praise (by Richard Dyson, the Daily Mail)     FINANCIAL SERVICES & INVESTMENT * SA’s 1st direct life investment company FRANK.NET launches (on RivalMoney) INSURANCE * The Co-operators creates social media-based program to engage staff & agents in sustainability (on Insurance Canada)    OUTSIDE BANK`g * 10 Key Stats from the Optix Solutions Social Media Survey 2010 – UK (on Visible Banking) * Interview of Andy Sernovitz @ SMBC in Philadelphia (by Yann Gourvennec, via Visible Banking)    Related articles on Visible-Banking.com * Previous Weekly News * Top 10 Most Followed Financial Institutions on Twitter in November 2010 * Top 10 Most Liked Financial Institutions on Facebook in October 2010 * Visible Bank`g Directory: Social Media in Financial Services * Visible Bank`g Social Media Watch Series (Twitter, Facebook, Blogs, YouTube) 

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#21 Links (7-14 Nov 2010) – Social Media News in Banking, Finance, Insurance

Austin Ventures Backs ‘Business Listening’

There’s no shortage of tools 4 monitoring news & social networking sites, although (unless) Austin Ventures’s betting on ‘the new one, investing invested $3.5 million towards inside (of) ‘the start-up called Workstreamer Z offers “business listening” tools, VentureBeat reported.

Investors Back New China Business News Outlet

Many news organizations around definite world’ve’en cutting back on staff, resources & coverage. although (unless) ‘the new media outfit backed by 1 of Hong Kong’s most prominent businessmen’s bucking Z trend.

A BJ’s Buyout Makes Sense, Analysts Say

News Z private equity firm Green Equity Investors’s bought ‘the large stake towards inside (of) BJ’s Wholesale Club, w/ ‘the view inthe direction -of potentially taking definite retailer private,’d investors & some analysts applauding definite move Thursday, definite Boston Globe reported.