Mobile banking app for Apple Watch enhances the banking experience for
clients on the go
CALGARY, April 23, 2015 /CNW/ - At CIBC's 148th Annual General Meeting, the bank today announced the launch of its new
CIBC Mobile Banking app for Apple Watch. Delivering this new way to
bank continues CIBC's track record of putting banking innovations into
the hands of our clients.
"Today's announcement reflects our focus on delivering the flexibility
our clients expect in their day-to-day banking, and gives them even
more options to bank when, where and how they want," said Victor Dodig,
President and CEO, CIBC. "Canadians are changing the way they bank, and
we're committed to being at the forefront of the next evolution in the
Canadian banking market."
The new CIBC Mobile Banking Apple Watch app will allow clients to:
Check their account balance at a Glance
Transfer funds between accounts
Review recent transactions
Find their nearest CIBC branch or ATM and get directions to it on their
CIBC Mobile Banking is already recognized as best in class, having been
recognized by Forrester Research, Inc. with the top overall ranking for
mobile banking functionality in Canada among the big 5 banks evaluated
in the 2014 Canadian Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark report.
Adding the CIBC Mobile Banking App for Apple Watch gives CIBC clients
another option to bank when, where and how they want.
CIBC's track record for innovation includes being the first bank to
deliver a mobile banking app in 2010 on the iPhone, delivered a first
of its kind mobile payments app in 2012, and was first among the Big 5
to deliver eDeposit to clients in 2013, allowing them to deposit
cheques simply by taking a picture with their mobile device.
The CIBC Mobile Banking app for Apple Watch will be available in the
Apple Watch App Store on April 24th. The CIBC Mobile Banking app for
iPhone is available today from the App Store.
To learn more about this new way to bank, visit www.cibc.com/applewatch
CIBC is a leading Canadian-based global financial institution with 11
million personal banking and business clients. Through our three major
business units - Retail and Business Banking, Wealth Management and
Wholesale Banking - CIBC offers a full range of products and services
through its comprehensive electronic banking network, branches and
offices across Canada with offices in the United States and around the
world. You can find other news releases and information about CIBC on
our corporate website at www.cibc.com/ca/media-centre/.
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