Research and Markets: Mobile Apps for Wealth Management 2014: Getting Access to the Mobile High-Net-Worth Generation - Benchmarking of Top 30 Wealth Managers Mobile Apps

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vvm43w/mobile_apps_for) has announced the addition of the "Mobile Apps for Wealth Management 2014: Getting Access to the Mobile High-Net-Worth Generation" report to their offering.

Mobile apps of wealth managers are not yet ready for a world where the main interaction between client and bank will primarily be handled through mobile devices. The majority of wealth managers equip clients with mobile solutions that offer basic functions with simple features and support. More advanced functions to cater for clients' needs for investing and communication and for customer retention are still lacking. Wealth managers do not tap sufficiently the potential to engage with clients, talk to clients, sell to clients and win new clients via their mobile touch points.

This report tells you all you need to know for developing, optimizing and implementing a winning app strategy for high-net-worth clients. Our research team of technology and wealth management experts analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of the mobile apps relevant to wealthy clients of the 30 leading wealth managers worldwide in detail (see the wealth managers analyzed below). In total, more than 75 mobile apps were evaluated. The report provides an assessment and recommendations for the mobile app portfolios of each wealth manager and for the wealth management industry as a whole.

The report benchmarks the mobile apps offered by each wealth manager based on 47 criteria grouped into 8 main categories of evaluation: availability of mobile apps; core functions for clients; security and privacy; support features; content and features for client retention and marketing; technical features and support; strategy and navigation; best practices. Based on this thorough, data-driven analysis, the report derives best practices and provides strategic and practical recommendations for creating mobile apps that can engage both existing and new wealthy clients.

The report gives wealth managers, IT providers, smartphone companies and consultants answers to the following questions:

- Which wealth managers are at the forefront of mobile apps in wealth management, who are the laggards?

- What are the characteristics, positive and negative, of the mobile apps offered by the worlds Top 30-wealth managers?

- What content, functionality and security measures should a mobile app have to catch the attention and satisfy the needs of high net worth individuals?

- What can be learned from the best practices among the mobile apps that were analyzed?

- How many different mobile apps are required, for which devices and to what software standards?

- How can you ensure that a mobile apps stands out from those of your competitors?

- In the wealth management sector, how is the market for mobile apps developing and what future needs will clients have?

Key Topics Covered:

1.0 Executive Summary

2.0 Ranking Table

3.0 Strategy

4.0 Methodology

5.0 Summary: Mobile Strategies For Wealthy Clients Still Facing Major Challenges

6.0 Top 12 Best Stand Alone Wealth Management Apps

7.0 Profiles

8.0 Best Practices: The Best 20 Mobile Application Features

9.0 Disclaimer

Companies Mentioned

- Abn Amro

- Banque De Luxembourg

- Bbva

- Bnp Paribas

- Bny Mellon

- Bradesco

- Charles Schwab

- Citi Private Bank

- Coutts

- Credit Suisse

- Dbs Bank

- Deutsche Bank

- Fnb

- Goldman Sachs

- Hsbc

- Ing

- Investec

- J.P. Morgan

- Julius Bär

- Merrill Lynch

- Morgan Stanley

- Northern Trust

- Rbc

- Société Générale

- Standard Chartered

- U.S. Trust

- Ubp

- Ubs

- Unicredit

- Wells Fargo

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vvm43w/mobile_apps_for

Contacts

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
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Sector: Mobile Content, Wealth Management

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Mobile Content, Wealth Management