Leading digital banking software provider Backbase today announced that Bremer Bank has chosen the Backbase Digital-First Banking Platform to power its digital transformation to deliver hyper-personalized experiences for their customers.
Bremer Bank is a privately held, $13 billion regional financial services company, which provides a comprehensive range of financial services, including corporate and retail banking as well as wealth management, to communities across Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. The bank rebranded in 2019 with a focus on investing in digital technologies that better serve their customers.
Jeanne Crain, Bremer Bank president and CEO, said:
“Bremer is focused on investing in digital capabilities that help us meet our customers where they are, when they need us, and with value. We are excited to partner with Backbase to provide the tools that make a real-world difference in our customers’ lives, and that help them to succeed and grow.”
Bremer’s mobile and online banking tools will be transformed using Backbase’s digital banking platform. When the projects are completed, Bremer will have the flexibility and control to deliver innovative and tailored digital experiences to its customers, based on their specific user profiles. Using a streamlined tool, the Backbase platform will provide a single experience for Bremer customers.
Jouk Pleiter, Backbase CEO, commented:
“By partnering with Backbase, Bremer Bank will be able to create seamless, digitized experiences for its customers; enjoy significant operating efficiencies by automating its manual processes; and break free from vendor lock-in. Bremer is dedicated to supporting its customers and local communities, and we look forward to working together to deliver the future-state architecture that will allow Bremer to continue delivering real value where it matters.”
Backbase’s Digital-First Banking Platform powers seamless customer experiences, unifying data and functionality from core banking systems and innovative fintech partners. We believe it is vital that banks evolve and maintain superior digital experiences in order to retain privileged control of the customer relationship, drive efficiency, stave off new competition and continue to grow.
More than 100 large financials around the world have benefitted from Backbase’s omni-channel, Digital-First Banking Platform, including ABN AMRO, AIB, Barclays, Banamex, Bank United, BNP Paribas, Central1, Citi bank, Citizens bank, CheBanca!, HDFC, Hiscox, IDFC First, KeyBank, Lloyds Banking Group, Metrobank, Navy Federal Credit Union, PostFinance, RBC, Societe Generale and Westpac.
Industry analysts continue to recognize Backbase’s front runner position. Backbase was named a Leader in the Forrester Wave (TM): Digital Banking Engagement Platforms, Q3 2019. The 2019 Ovum Decision Matrix lists Backbase as the Ultimate Digital Banking Platform Market Leader.
Bremer Financial Corporation is a privately held, $13 billion regional financial services company jointly owned by the Otto Bremer Trust and Bremer employees. Founded in 1943 by Otto Bremer, the company is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, and provides a comprehensive range of banking, mortgage, investment, wealth management, and insurance products and services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Clients include small businesses, mid-sized corporations, agribusinesses, nonprofits, public and government entities, and individuals and families.