New York, NY, April 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BankMobile, a division of Customers Bank, and America’s largest and fastest growing mobile-first bank, today announced that its Co-Founder, President and Chief Strategy Officer Luvleen Sidhu will participate in a keynote fireside chat at LendIt Fintech USA 2018, the world’s leading event in financial services innovation. Sidhu will be interviewed by Laurent Nizri, Founder and CEO of the Paris Fintech Forum, during her session: “Customers for Life: Digital Competition and Customer Retention” on Tuesday, April 10 at 2:50pm PDT. The conference will take place from April 9-11 at Moscone West in San Francisco.

“I am proud that BankMobile has grown to be the largest digital bank in the country serving millennials and low and middle-income Americans with affordable and convenient banking,” stated Sidhu. “During my fireside chat, I will have the opportunity to speak with Laurent about BankMobile’s vision and how we plan to continue to disrupt the banking space through innovative technology and unique customer acquisition channels.”

Sidhu’s session will focus on the establishment of BankMobile, the products and services it offers customers, and its customer acquisition strategy. She will also discuss the challenges and opportunities of being a female banking executive.

BankMobile has also been named a finalist in the Most Innovative Bank category for the LendIt Fintech Industry Awards. The category recognizes banks that are leading the way in embracing fintech and new means of doing business. BankMobile will compete for top honors within its award category at the LendIt Fintech Industry Awards Show and Dinner on April 10 at the conference.

With 1.8 million customers, BankMobile is the largest and fastest mobile-first bank in the country. It is also in the Top 15 banks in the U.S. in terms of number of consumer checking accounts serviced.

For more information about BankMobile, visit www.bankmobile.com.

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About BankMobile

Established in 2015, BankMobile, a division of Customers Bank, is America’s largest mobile-first bank, offering fee-free checking and savings accounts. It provides target customers—millennials, the underbanked and middle-income households—with a digital, effortless, and financially empowering experience. In addition to fee-free checking and savings accounts, BankMobile offers lines of credit, joint accounts and access to over 55,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide (BankMobile VIP customers have free access to every ATM in the country, which is more than 400,000 ATMs), a guaranteed higher savings rate than the top four banks in the nation, a personal banker for all customers, and a free financial advisor for VIP customers. BankMobile is operating as the digital banking division of Customers Bank, which is a Federal Reserve regulated and FDIC-insured commercial bank. For more information, please visit www.bankmobile.com.

About LendIt Fintech

LendIt Fintech is a recognized global internet finance industry leader, founded in New York in 2013. Its aim is to gather industry elites to discuss and explore latest trends in the development of international financial technology. LendIt Fintech has become the largest event in financial services innovation as it hosts three annual conferences, LendIt Fintech USA, LendIt Fintech Europe, and Lang Di Fintech, and dozens of complementary online and in-person industry events. LendIt Fintech also owns and operates one of the world’s leading industry educational channels, Lend Academy.

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