cibc mobile banking

CIBC to Launch ‘Simplii Financial’, Ends PC Financial Partnership

PC Financial banking customers waiting for more mobile banking support should look elsewhere, as today CIBC has announced it will end its partnership with the brand. In its place will be a new direct banking brand called Simplii Financial, which will offer “no-fee daily banking and great rates,” through online, mobile and telephone banking. Starting...

CIBC Mobile App Claims Top Prize Out of ‘Big 5’ Banks for Functionality: Report

CIBC’s mobile banking app has garnered top marks in Forrester Research Inc.’s 2017 Canadian Mobile Banking Benchmark report, earning the highest scores among ‘big 5’ banks in Canada. When it came to mobile banking functionality and usability, CIBC’s app gained the top scores, while also earned the best usability scores in a worldwide global benchmark. Forrester...

CIBC Announces Free Equifax Credit Scores within Mobile Banking App

CIBC has announced it has partnered with fintech Borrowell and Equifax Canada to offer free credit scores for customers, in what they are calling a first for a major Canadian bank. The free credit score check will be available within the CIBC Mobile Banking app first, and will be available online later this year for...

CIBC Launches In-App Voice Commands for Navigation in iOS App

CIBC has updated their iOS (and Android) app with new voice command features, to let customers search and access banking tasks, hands-free. Users can say for example “send money”, and options will appear to send an e-Transfer or Global Money Transfer. Aayaz Pira, Senior Vice President, CIBC Digital Retail & Business Banking, said in a...

CIBC Tops Overall Mobile Banking in Canada for 2017 Says Surviscor Report

CIBC has taken the crown in Canada when it comes to mobile banking, according to research firm Surviscor’s 2017 Mobile Banking scorCard Review. Tangerine held last year’s top spot, but was dethroned by CIBC and dropped to fourth. Scotiabank remains in third for the fourth straight year, while National Bank—a previous winner—moved into second place. Glenn...

CIBC Mobile Banking for iOS Adds Ability to Book Meetings with Advisors

CIBC customers can now easily book a meeting with an advisor, straight from the CIBC Mobile Banking iOS app, which was updated this morning. The financial institution says they are "listening to your feedback and making your mobile banking faster and easier,” as the ability to book an appointment to see an advisor in-app saves...

CIBC Mobile Banking, PC Financial for iOS Get 3D Touch Support

CIBC Mobile Banking for iOS, along with PC Financial Mobile Banking for iOS have been updated today with support for 3D Touch for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users. Quick Actions are now supported for both icons from the Home screen with 3D Touch, allowing instant shortcuts to transfer funds, pay bills and use Mobile...

CIBC Mobile Banking for iOS Can Now Open a Chequing or Savings Account

CIBC Mobile Banking received a minor update over the long weekend to allow the creation of a chequing or savings account directly within the app. This new feature makes it convenient to open a new account directly on your iOS device without the requirement of visiting a branch or using a web browser. CIBC may...

CIBC, PC Financial Mobile Banking Apps Get Touch ID Fixes and More

Mobile banking apps from CIBC and PC Financial for iOS received an update today to address numerous bug fixes. After both apps gained Touch ID, Apple Watch and iPhone 6 support last month, some users have suffered issues from app crashing and more. Today’s release fixes e-Transfer load times, crash issues when setting up Touch...

CIBC Mobile Banking Updated with Touch ID, iPhone 6 Support

After promising back in December Touch ID and iPhone 6 support was coming soon, the features have finally arrived for CIBC Mobile Banking iOS users, with version 7.0 released today. The new version has been updated to support Retina displays on the iPhone 6 and newer, while Touch ID allows for seamless sign-ons without the...

CIBC Mobile Banking to Get Touch ID, iPhone 6 Support Soon

CIBC Mobile Banking app users, a new version is coming soon which will bring support for Touch ID for logins, a highly requested feature by customers. The financial institution has teased new features of their app on the company’s website and within the existing app itself. The new version, which is set to be released soon,...