Bank of America Names Katie Simpson Market President for Minneapolis/St. Paul

Dateline City: Minneapolis Bank of America today announced that Katie Simpson has been appointed Minneapolis/St. Paul market president, serving as the company’s enterprise leader. Simpson succeeds Larry Kloth, who led the market for the last three years and recently announced his retirement from Bank of America following a distinguished 35-year career at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. As market president, Simpson will work across the region to connect Bank of America’s business lines to deliver integrated financial services to individuals, families and businesses. She will also lead Bank of America’s environmental, social and governance work in the market, which leverages the […]

Merrill Edge Redesigns Mobile App, Making It Easier for Clients to Invest for Life Goals While on the Go

Dateline City: New York City A Personalized Mobile Experience Gives Clients Unique Control of Their Financial Lives Wherever They Are Merrill Edge today announced a comprehensive redesign of its award-winning mobile app that lets investors personalize their mobile experience to help make informed investment and planning decisions from iPhone or Android devices. As more clients live their lives on the go, they can now use new planning tools, track account activity, monitor markets, place trades and interact with portfolio data through an intuitive experience on the Merrill Edge mobile app. Clients will benefit from better navigation, dynamic help capabilities, and […]

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Named Global Bank of the Year for Payments and Collections

Dateline City: New York Wins Eight Awards for Innovation and Excellence From Trade Publication TMI Treasury Management International (TMI), a publication covering the transaction services industry, has named Bank of America Merrill Lynch its 2016 Global Bank of the Year for Payments & Collections. BofA Merrill won seven additional awards, all part of TMI’s annual Awards for Innovation and Excellence. BofA Merrill was especially strong in the Payments & Collections category, winning three regional or country awards in addition to the global recognition. The full list of BofA Merrill awards is: Global Bank of the Year for Payments & Collections […]

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Launches Returning Talent Programme in Dublin, Ireland

Dateline City: Dublin Today, Bank of America Merrill Lynch opens applications for its inaugural Returning Talent programme in Dublin. Individuals who have been out of work for 12 months or longer – for example stay-at-home parents or carers, or someone who has chosen to take a career break – are invited to apply via Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Careers site. The two-day conference will take place on 24 and 25 May 2017. The application closing date is 21 April 2017. Bank of America Merrill Lynch, in partnership with the Executive Coaching Consultancy, is looking to attract individuals from a […]

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Adds Mobile Wire Transfer Capabilities and Other Enhancements to Its MyMerrill Mobile App in Major Redesign

Dateline City: New York City Improved Navigation, Dynamic Help Capabilities and Additional Self-Service Opportunities Are Featured in MyMerrill Mobile Redesign Merrill Lynch Wealth Management today announced major enhancements to its mobile apps and other technologies in recognition of the growing use of mobile, social and web technologies in their clients’ personal and professional lives. The new capabilities include the ability to initiate wire transfers from mobile devices, and enhancements to existing features of its client website,™, including e-signature and My Financial Picture. Merrill Lynch reports a 25 percent increase in mobile adoption from 2015 to 2016. Andy Sieg, head […]

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Becomes the First Marathon to Earn Highest Possible Level of Certification From the Council for Responsible Sport

Dateline City: Eugene, Ore. The Council for Responsible Sport announced today that the 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon has been awarded evergreen level certification for achieving 57 of the best-practice standards offered in the council’s certification program for social and environmental responsibility at sporting events. The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is one of the largest in the world, with 39,313 participants finishing the 2016 event in front of over a million spectators. It is the largest marathon to have earned certification from the council since the organization was founded in 2008. This is the fourth certification for the […]

Bank of America Celebrates 20 Years of Museums on UsĀ®

Dateline City: Charlotte Program Marks Two Decades of Enabling Cardholders to Enjoy Free Access to Participating Cultural Institutions in the U.S. Bank of America marks the 20th anniversary of the Museums on Us program with the announcement of new institutions being added to the participating museum roster. Museums on Us provides Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and U.S. Trust credit and debit cardholders free general admission to experience more than 175 of the country’s most prominent cultural institutions across 109 cities in 33 states on the first full weekend of every month. “The Museums on Us program has been one […]

Bank of America Drives Future of Digital Banking in 2017 as Mobile Banking Turns 10

Dateline City: Charlotte New Person-to-Person Enhancements Pave the Way for Even More Digital Innovations, Including Cutting-Edge Artificial Intelligence Solutions Bank of America today introduced industry-leading person-to-person technology to its award-winning mobile platform, as part of its broader strategy to propel the industry into the next generation of digital banking services. “As one of the first banks to offer mobile banking a decade ago, we’re excited to usher in a new era of high-tech, high-touch banking,” said Michelle Moore, head of Digital Banking at Bank of America. “In 2017, you’ll see a strong focus on payments and intelligent solutions that will […]

Hispanic Small Business Owners Expect 2017 to Be Banner Year, Bank of America Survey Reveals

Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Hispanic Entrepreneurs Significantly More Optimistic About Growth Prospects, Lean on Strong Support Systems of Family, Friends and Community Owners of Hispanic small businesses are incredibly optimistic about the year to come – much more so than their non-Hispanic counterparts. According to the inaugural Bank of America Hispanic Small Business Owner Spotlight, they are significantly more hopeful about revenue and hiring plans in 2017 – which, as the fastest-growing segment of the small business sector, further cements their role as a critical driver of local economies and growth. The study, which focuses on the aspirations and pain […]

Bank of America Names Tyson Moore Market President for Nashville

Dateline City: Nashville Bank of America today announced that Tyson Moore will succeed John Stein as market president, serving as the company’s enterprise leader in Cannon, Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Macon, Maury, Robertson, Rutherford, Smith, Sumner, Trousdale, Williamson and Wilson counties. Stein, who led the market for 15 years, recently announced his intention to retire from Bank of America in the first quarter of 2017 following a distinguished 42-year career at the bank. As market president, Moore will work across the region to connect Bank of America’s business lines to deliver integrated financial services to individuals, families and businesses. He […]