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"09.12.2016 09:33:13" ing.com A fintech love affair ING is in some kind of a relationship with more than 65 fintech start-ups. How do you keep the passion burning when the dating game is over? A true story. How to make a fintech marriage work?
"08.12.2016 15:06:16" ING named Global Bank of the Year Awarded as the best bank in the world...
More at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-named-Global-Bank-of-the-Year.htm
"05.12.2016 09:36:53" ing.com ING and the Dakota Access pipeline (updated) updated: 4 December 2016 No incremental loan disbursement for Dakota Access pipeline as U.S. Army does not approve to cross under Lake Oahe.
"01.12.2016 15:15:26" ing.com The truth about unwanted Christmas gifts Christmas and presents go hand in hand. But is it worth getting into debt to buy the perfect gift? The truth about Christmas gifts? 15% of recipients don't want/like what they're given! Check the tips on what NOT to give this Christmas...
"30.11.2016 14:47:03" ezonomics.com What is the ostrich effect? An old myth which says ostriches bury their heads in the sand when they're scared , pretending the hazard doesn't exist if they can't see it. Do you do the same? Acting like a proverbial ostrich may feel like the easy thing to do. But believing that if you stick your head in the sand for long enough, the problem will take care of itself isn't really the best financial strategy.
"24.11.2016 13:00:13" ing.com ING's art collection wins Corporate Art Awards More than 90 companies, including Coca Cola, BMW, American Express and IKEA, competed for the Corporate Art Award 2016. ING brought home two trophies. The jury was impressed by the ING Collection that effortlessly merges work of international established artist with the work of young, emerging talent.
"23.11.2016 14:34:40" ing.com Collaborating on a more sustainable future in Asia The Sustainable Finance Collective Asia (SFCA) is a first-of-its-kind funding initiative for sustainability projects in the region. We launched a new collaborative funding platform to accelerate access to funding for projects stimulating a circular economy, sustainable energy projects and those making a positive social impact in Asia.
"22.11.2016 15:32:03" ing.com Could banking with fintechs be the answer in developing and emerging countries? For those living in developing and emerging countries, getting access to banking services can be difficult. After all, banks are hardly in the habit of building new branches in remote communities.
"21.11.2016 16:35:51" ing.com End of the road for Twyp in the Netherlands Twyp, the ING-developed app that allows users to quickly pay small amounts to contacts on their mobile, is being stopped in the Netherlands. "Innovation also means stopping with services that don't meet customer needs"
"20.11.2016 11:10:13" Experience life in Nepal Today it's Universal Children's Day. Experience life in Nepal in this 360 degrees video in cooperation with UNICEF. More info at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Put-on-your-virtual-reality-glasses-and-experience-life-in-Nepal.htm
"18.11.2016 12:00:54" computerweekly.com Dutch bank ING to spend millions 'disrupting' its own business Dutch bank ING has used digital technology to reinvent itself following the financial crash, and is about to reinvent itself again, says its global CTO, Brendan Donovan. "ING's radical approach has now been recognised by the venture capital community as being on par with fintech startups."
"16.11.2016 16:08:33" ing.com What's the use of forecasting? After Donald Trump's surprising triumph, the reputation of pollsters hit an all-time low. Does forecasting still make sense in a rapidly changing world? Experts Dan Gardner and Mark Cliffe think so, provided we handle predictions with care.
"11.11.2016 15:33:02" ezonomics.com Do you hold debt and savings at the same time? People who are in debt but have savings at the same time. Why would anyone do it? Yet there may be some method behind this madness. ING eZonomics explains.
"10.11.2016 14:27:01" ing.com “Humans naturally think in binary terms. 'It will or it won't.' 'It is or it isn't.' Dan Gardner explains that good forecasters are able to view the world from several different perspectives, in contrast to people with a single, large analytical idea. "The person who recognises that uncertainty cannot be eliminated is more likely to be an accurate forecaster than the person who is dead sure they've got it all figured out", says Dan Gardner.
"10.11.2016 11:58:05" Rob Carnell on Trump's victory Rob Carnell, #ING's Chief Int. Economist stayed up all night to follow #election2016. Here's his view on the outcome.
"07.11.2016 14:30:00" What a Trump vote means economically Chief International Economist Rob Carnell argues that a vote for Clinton means more of the same economically, but a vote for Trump could result in ballooning national debt, trade agreements ripped up and world currencies to plunge. Is there any good news?
"04.11.2016 10:30:11" forbes.com ING Financial Moves Past Omnichannel To Mobile First Banking ING, a leader in moving to digital banking, innovates internally and partners with fintech firms. “With digital growth, the new platform is mobile first and the other channels support mobile.“ ING's Chief Innovation Officer Ignacio Julia Vilar spoke with Forbes.
"03.11.2016 10:59:01" ing.com Snapshot of ING Bank in 3Q 2016 Let's take a moment and look back at ING's 3Q16.
"03.11.2016 06:03:22" ING's 3q16 results in 90 seconds Our CEO Ralph Hamers shares the highlights of ING's 3Q16 in 90 seconds.
"02.11.2016 14:34:00" 3Q16 Heads up! Heads up! Tomorrow we'll publish #ING's #3Q16 results around 7:00 CET.
"01.11.2016 14:45:33" ing.com How ING's circular economy commitment comes to life through M&A ING was advisor and sole underwriter in a merger to form one of Europe's leading circular economy companies. Europe's gaining a leading player in recycling thanks to the merger of international waste-to-product business Shanks Group plc and leading Dutch recycler Van Gansewinkel Groep. ING acted as financial and debt advisor and sole underwriter, evidence of our
"31.10.2016 20:18:27" www.buzzcapture.com ING starts WhatsApp service for journalists with Buzzcapture ING starts with WhatsApp service for journalists together with Buzzcapture In collaboration with Buzzcapture we will commence a pilot with a new service for journalists: ING News via WhatsApp.
"31.10.2016 15:24:03" blankpaper.es Following Christian Patterson's recommendation ... "Take your time" "This experience helped me to reaffirm the importance of holding on to your dreams. Opportunities come when you least expect it. This award has been a real injection of energy and strength to continue working, and I encourage you to keep on fighting for
"28.10.2016 08:54:42" ing.com ING joins in fight to improve human rights around the world ING today joined the Dutch Banking Association (NVB) together with other banks, unions, NGOs and the government in the Netherlands in a commitment to work together to improve human rights around the world. A unique cooperation to improve human rights.
"27.10.2016 14:23:42" Why do all economists love free trade, while so many voters in... Why do all economists love free trade, while so many voters in the US elections are against it? ING economist Rob Carnell has the answer.
"27.10.2016 10:00:01" ing.com How fintech can help create 1 bln new jobs in Asia and Africa Fintech is helping small companies in the poorest countries grow and create jobs.
"26.10.2016 12:46:06" ezonomics.com How pictures of kittens can help you manage money ING eZonomics explains research conducted by Rogers and Milkman that shows associating unrelated, striking cues can really help you remember money plans. Recent research found that unusual cues, like pictures of kittens, can be the most helpful reminders for us – even when compared with written messages and notes.
"25.10.2016 09:11:27" ing.com Ignacio Julia Vilar at Money20/20: ING partners with 65 fintechs Chief innovation officer Ignacio Julia Vilar revealed yesterday at the world's biggest fintech event – Money 20/20 in Las Vegas – that ING partners with 65 fintechs. What happens Money20/20 in Vegas, doesn't stay in Vegas...
"20.10.2016 09:40:48" ing.com Light and easy card processing The device is light, fits in a pocket and connects via Bluetooth to a mobile phone app that enables both debit and credit cards payments to be made and processed. Accepting card payments normally requires lots of equipment. ING Romania shows there's a simpler way.
"18.10.2016 09:56:24" ing.com We are Yolt (by ING) A mobile one-stop money platform is about to enter the UK market. Its name is Yolt. Meet Yolt, a new ING platform in the UK for customers to manage money held by competitors.
"18.10.2016 06:22:06" ft.com ING returns to UK market with free mobile app [Login required] Dutch lender's product aggregates data from accounts at different institutions We're launching Yolt in the UK today. Yolt's free mobile app aggregates data from accounts at different financial institutions, with their customers' approval. Yolt shows how much can be spend before the next payday, while helping to save more if needed.
"13.10.2016 10:29:07" Arte Viva: there's no limit There's no limit for Arte Viva entrepreneur Rob Marcus who takes the world by storm with child safety products. In 2015, Arte Viva was one of the 10 winners of the Orange Trade Mission Fund (OTMF), an initiative of ING, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines,
"13.10.2016 07:38:44" Arte Viva: there's no limit There's no limit for Arte Viva entrepreneur Rob Marcus who takes the world by storm with child safety products. In 2015, Arte Viva was one of the 10 winners of the Orange Trade Mission Fund (OTMF), an initiative of ING, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines,
"11.10.2016 10:15:00" First Belgian commercial of Payconiq Making a payment is easier than ever. Expect the unexpected .... in this Belgian commercial of Payconiq, powered by #ING.
More at https://www.payconiq.com.
"11.10.2016 06:51:35" ing.com FinTech for micro, small and medium sized enterprises Creating jobs at the bottom of the pyramid through financial and digital innovation. The role of financial technology (FinTech) is centre-stage in the discussion on how to financially include poor people in developing economies. But the benefits for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have gained less attention so far. This report
"10.10.2016 10:24:04" ing.com How ING Romania created the five-minute loan ING Romania has outperformed the market by a factor of 2.5 and doubled its market in share in consumer loans, thanks primarily to the launch and high efficiency of its instant 'five-minute' loans scheme, the envy of many other ING operations. Walking in a bank branch and leaving with a loan after a few minutes. Thanks to advanced data analytics, ING Romania (ING Web Café) has created the five-minute loan. Here's how they did it.
"03.10.2016 05:33:33" ing.com ING strategy update: Accelerating Think Forward 'Accelerating Think Forward' is the theme of the strategy update that CEO Ralph Hamers and other executives will present today at the ING Group Investor Day in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. To accelerate the Think Forward strategy, ING will introduce a
"29.09.2016 10:02:02" ing.com “The world has a lot of work to do” How did ING's view on sustainability shift from what we shouldn't do to what we should, and how can we measure whether we're doing enough? ING's head of Lending Services, Christopher Steane, explains. How does ING make its loan book more sustainable? ING's head of Lending Services, Christopher Steane, explains.
"29.09.2016 07:32:25" thebanker.com Video Interview with ING's Mark Buitenhek The Banker's Joy Macknight asks Mark Buitenhek, global head of transaction services, ING Bank, his views on challenges and the potential for growth in global transaction banking.
"27.09.2016 10:00:04" ING Luxembourg Thanks to the Express shop installed yesterday during the ING Route du Vin, UNICEF Luxembourg & ING Luxembourg collected €1050.
This amount will be doubled by ING Group & €2100 will be given to support our program Power for Youth developed by ING &
"27.09.2016 09:55:45" medium.com Listening as an act of leadership There is a lot to unpack in his [Ron van Kemenade] talk and this post just scratches the surface. I felt that this story offered some insights into leadership characteristics that are conducive to facilitating a transition. "We see a person in a leadership role who is trusted enough that staff can speak relatively freely, including the voicing of dissent or bad news."
"26.09.2016 16:36:31" ing.com Withdrawing money with your smartphone ING Direct Spain's new service 'Twyp Cash' is live as of today. Customers can now withdraw money with their smartphone when paying for other purchases at more than 3,500 supermarkets and gas stations. Twyp Cash now offers customers of ING DIRECT España a cheaper alternative to competitors' ATMs
"23.09.2016 12:34:21" Maurita's report from the Unseen Photo Fair & Festival Watch Maurita's report from the Unseen Photo Fair & Festival where the ING Unseen Talent Award winners were announced. More at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Falling-in-and-out-of-love-ING-Unseen-Talent-Award-winners-announced.htm
"23.09.2016 07:30:01" blog.ingdirect.com.au 3 ways to make your food budget go further Maximising your food budget doesn't have to mean cutting back. Change your spending habits for more budget-friendly behaviours with these quick and easy tips.
"22.09.2016 17:35:03" bcgperspectives.com Ralph Hamers on Disrupting the Banking Industry ING's CEO discusses the changing banking industry, the growing role of technology, the importance of staying one step ahead, and ING's goal of disrupting the industry. "The product is not what differentiates you as a bank, it's the experience".
"22.09.2016 12:03:01" ing.com The other private banker "Talking dreams, not money." ING Netherlands has an unconventional approach to private banking. So what's it like to be a private banker these days? Meet private banker Maarten Telnekes from ING Netherlands.
"22.09.2016 05:44:58" The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) When is it time to change your strategy? We sat down with ING CEO Ralph Hamers to discuss: http://on.bcg.com/2djSZJs
"21.09.2016 13:45:01" ezonomics.com Is a university education worth it? Millions of young people preparing to go to university have one question on their mind: will it actually pay off? There is no simple answer but Chris Dillow from eZonomics explains how you can maximize your return on higher education.
"21.09.2016 06:49:32" The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) What does it mean to be a disruptor? ING CEO Ralph Hamers explains why you can't wait for new players or incumbents to compete with you:
"20.09.2016 13:26:27" youtube.com Thank You Notes: Bridget Jones's Baby, Pittsburgh Steelers Jimmy pens thank you notes to Soy Sauce, Fifty Shades Darker and other things. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN... Thank you Jimmy Fallon on behalf of all lion kings at ING! Watch this video of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon around 3:34...
"16.09.2016 10:02:01" Unseen Photo Fair & Festival Thomas Albdorf's main interest focuses on the contemporary, ever-changing status quo of the photographic image. Read the full story behind his final image and vote for this year's ING Unseen Talent Award winner now!
"15.09.2016 10:25:39" ing.com A responsible road ING does about 6,000 wholesale banking transactions each year. How do we make sure none of them pose too much risk to the environment, people and communities? And how do we help clients become more sustainable? Meet the ESR team. "It's situations like these where #ING's environmental and social risk (ESR) approach really comes to life.”
"15.09.2016 10:11:01" Unseen Photo Fair & Festival Today we shine the spotlight on Laurianne Bixhain whose photographic work explores the meaning of being mobile, our experience surrounded by screens and the reception of digital images. Can this be translated into an image? You be the judge. Vote now.
"14.09.2016 10:11:01" Unseen Photo Fair & Festival Tereza Zelenkova works predominantly with traditional black and white photography, creating series based on ephemeral and poetic relationships between photographs. Interested? See her creation and vote!
"13.09.2016 10:01:33" Unseen Photo Fair & Festival Introducing the first of the ING Unseen Talents, Felicity Hammond's photographic practice records and borrows from the indeterminate nature of new architectural propositions and constructions.
Follow the link to see her article, final piece, video and to
"09.09.2016 12:37:02" The most mobile bank in the Netherlands Most mobile bank in The Netherlands ING Nederland now offers payment requests via social media. More at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Dutch-customers-to-go-social-.htm
"09.09.2016 11:14:30" Esther's road to Rio: 'Time to find my new dream' So near, but yet so far. The Olympic dream for ING's own judo star, Esther Stam, ended when she lost by the smallest of margins because of a small penalty. More at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Esthers-road-to-Rio-Time-to-find-my-new-dream.htm
"07.09.2016 15:37:11" ing.com 'Our partnership is not just about Oranje' Late last month, ING in the Netherlands extended its sponsorship of Dutch football until 2022. ING Netherlands' Director of Communication Johan van der Zanden explains why and what ING hopes to get out of the sponsorship. ING Netherlands' partnership with the KNVB is about so much more than the Dutch national team and the other selection teams. They're truly committed to amateur soccer and want to show that commitment to society.
"05.09.2016 11:28:36" Unseen Photo Fair & Festival The polls are open! From the 5th to the 19th of September you have the opportunity to vote for your favourite work from this year's ING Unseen Talent Award.
Read the stories behind the works here: http://bit.ly/2c63MFY
"05.09.2016 08:05:11" Pepper visits ING headquarters Last week Pepper the humanoid Robot of SoftBank Robotics Europe visited ING's headquarters to make some new friends! More info at https://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Prepare-for-Pepper.htm
"02.09.2016 09:00:08" ing.com Unaffordable house prices in Europe put lives on hold Confidence in the European housing market has hit a plateau, though vast shifts in outlook can be seen across Europe– says the ING International Survey, Homes and Mortgages 2016.
"30.08.2016 14:37:56" ing.com Water-wise world – five ways ING helps manage the challenges of water Water is a vital component for life and industry. The irony of water is that both too little of it and too much of it each pose different challenges. World Water Week, held in Stockholm on 28 August - 2 September 2016, is the annual focal point for the What can we as a bank do to help rise to the water challenges? #WWWeek
"29.08.2016 08:14:13" ING Australia now offers Android Pay ING DIRECT Australia has introduced Android Pay and supports children with disabilities by donating $1 to charity AbilityMate every time a customer pays with Android Pay! More at
"26.08.2016 15:21:03" ezonomics.com What is a contactless payment? Contactless payments are a quick way to pay without entering your card details, eZonomics explains why that may not be so good for your long term finances. Contactless payments takes away the physical “pain of paying”. What are the consequenses?
"25.08.2016 11:41:40" ing.com ING is world's most sustainable bank, says Sustainalytics ING is the world's most sustainable bank according to Sustainalytics, a global leader in sustainability research. Guess who's the world's most #sustainable bank according to Sustainalytics
"24.08.2016 14:59:05" ezonomics.com Why bronze medallists are happier than silver ones Why do bronze medallists appear to look more happier than silver medallists? eZonomics explains it may be due to counterfactual theory. Silver medallists see themselves as the first loser, while bronze medallists see themselves as the last winner.
"23.08.2016 13:53:11" ingworld.ing.com Why we should (not) fear artificial intelligence Artificial intelligence and robotics are advancing at lightning speed. Doomsayers claim we are unwittingly about to open a Pandora's box. The results of artificial intelligence are already visible in our daily lives. But it's just the beginning and the rest is yet to come. Should we fear artificial intelligence?
"22.08.2016 14:32:04" ingworld.ing.com Breaking the news The daily stream of financial news has never been so great. To filter out what is really important, ING is working with the start-up, Owlin. How we deal with ever-increasing flow of financial news.
"19.08.2016 13:24:43" www.ing.com ING-DiBa supports fintech hub in Frankfurt ING-DiBa is one of the main sponsors of a new fintech hub in Frankfurt, Germany. The technology centre will be based in the 'Pollux' high-rise building, located close to ING-DiBa's headquarters. ING-DiBa supports a new fintech hub in Frankfurt to create a platform that will help make developing and presenting start-ups easier.
"17.08.2016 13:56:09" ingworld.ing.com “Whether the future is utopian or dystopian is going to be our choice” Every previous technological revolution has led to new jobs and economic growth. This time is different, says Martin Ford, author of Rise of the Robots. Will robots be taking over our lives? Author of 'Rise of the Robots' Martin Ford gives an unique insight into the implications of robots for the businesses and society.
"16.08.2016 13:36:11" ingworld.ing.com Digital advice: algorithms change the industry Offering digital delegated portfolio management, also known as robo-advice, is one of ING's innovation priorities. Personal advice will never disappear completely. People still want human validation that they have made the right decision. But thanks to new technology a smarter and more convenient option has emerged that stands to benefit everyone.
"15.08.2016 14:02:00" A swift ride to sustainability by Piaggio Piaggio Official, the company behind the famous Italian classy Vespa scooters, reinvented itself and is taking the green route with a smart e-bike, supported by ING.
"12.08.2016 11:15:43" ingworld.ing.com Memorable quotes Who dominated the news in 2Q? The nine most memorable quotes. What do Muhammed Ali, Toni Blair and Neelie Kroes have in common? They made headlines in the previous quarter.
"11.08.2016 14:55:00" ING & Blockchain Blockchain has the potential to revolutionise several areas of banking and become the new middleman in financial services. Jurgen Vroegh, global head of Payments at ING, explains why. More at
"11.08.2016 12:07:43" ing.com Start-ups join Innovation Studio Four enterprising start-ups will soon enter ING's Innovation Studio to see whether they can make the big time: the launch of a viable commercial business. Meet Axyon AI, Gekko, Startup Insight and Surance. 4 startups who will take part in our accelerator programme.
"09.08.2016 13:46:48" ing.com ING's true colours on display at EuroPride 2016 ING's commitment to diversity and inclusion has again come to the fore with ING in the Netherlands and employees, participating in a host of EuroPride activities culminating in the world famous Canal Parade in Amsterdam on Saturday.
"05.08.2016 16:38:37" Esther's road to Rio 2016: the pressure is on!
It has been a hectic past few weeks, wrapping up her training ahead of the Olympics, which begin in Rio de Janeiro today. But ING's Esther Stam remains on course to take on the world's best.
"03.08.2016 16:06:37" Timeline Photos Let's take a moment and look back at #2Q16
"03.08.2016 05:07:27" ing.com ING 2Q16 underlying net result EUR 1,417 million “ING's Think Forward strategy and customer-first approach continue to generate strong commercial growth and quarterly net profits,” said Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING Group. We posted an underlying net result of €1,417 million #ING #2Q16 http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Press-releases/ING-2Q16-underlying-net-result-EUR-1417-million.htm
"03.08.2016 05:01:45" ING's 2Q16 results in 90 seconds Our CEO Ralph Hamers shares the highlights of #ING's #2Q16 in 90 seconds.
"02.08.2016 11:07:13" Teaser 2Q2016 results Heads up! Tomorrow we'll publish #ING's #2Q2016 results around 7:00 CET.
"25.07.2016 15:18:55" www.ing.com 'Pilou' to the rescue When an ATM machine swallows your bank card or you get error code 129.0.999.0066 while internet banking, don't despair. 'Pilou', 'Tropcher', 'Erikje' or 'Meneerbart70' are never far away. Customers helping customers: help is never far away in #ING's online communities.
"21.07.2016 10:34:06" www.ezonomics.com “We are living in a time of great uncertainty.” Here's what to do about it (a blog by ING eZonomics) Sometimes, the cliché is right. We really are living in a time of great uncertainty.
"14.07.2016 13:33:07" ING's Esther Stam goes to Rio! As a 6 year old when she started judo, she never would have thought that 22 years later the olympics were on top of her mind. But ING's Esther Stam will represent Georgia in Rio 2016. Good luck, Esther!
"07.07.2016 17:35:00" ing.com ING awarded Western Europe's Best Digital Bank ING's focus on innovation in banking has been recognised in an award for Western Europe's Best Digital Bank by Euromoney magazine. Guess who's Western Europe's Best Digital Bank according to Euromoney magazine...
"07.07.2016 15:51:17" ING Run for Youth 2016 From São Paulo to Sydney, more than 4,000 ING employees across five continents put on their running shoes for races that support young people in ING's 2016 “Run for Youth” initiative. Colleagues from ING DIRECT Australia, ING-DiBa Austria, ING België, ING
"07.07.2016 12:16:07" www.ing.com Mobile banking shopping set to surge If you don't already bank, shop or make payments using your mobile device, there's a good chance that you'll start within the coming year. 71% of mobile bankers across Europe say it helps them manage their money better.
"05.07.2016 14:05:43" ing.com Banks unite to improve mobile payment and loyalty offers In doing so, ING and KBC are responding to quickly changing customer expectations. Together they aim to accelerate the launch of a better offer for both merchants and consumers in Belgium. ING and Belgian bank KBC Bank & Verzekering have joined forces to launch a new, integrated mobile payments and loyalty platform in Belgium, combining ING's payment app payconiq with loyalty platforms Qustomer and KBC's CityLife.
"01.07.2016 08:38:52" www.ing.com Nothing beats engineering talent – ING's agile transformation As ING's customers, with their fast-evolving financial needs, are increasingly using mobile banking and mobile apps as the primary means to do their banking, ING's Information Technology (IT) department has become the beating heart of the bank. At a Missed our presentation yesterday at the DevOps Enterprise Summit? Here's a wrap-up of our Agile transformation enabling us to be much more responsive to changing customer needs and expectations.
"30.06.2016 17:45:47" www.ezonomics.com How to double down on boring money tasks Temptation bundling is about rewarding yourself with something enjoyable to get those dull, boring or unpleasant tasks done - this can help manage money Managing money can be a workout for the brain as well as the wallet. Here's a way to combine the pain with pleasure. https://www.ezonomics.com/stories/how-to-double-down-on-boring-money-tasks/
"30.06.2016 15:42:45" We Love IT We ❤️ IT! Great video shared by ING CIO Ron van Kemenade during DevOps event in London about the Agile Transformation of ING. Like it?
"30.06.2016 10:02:00" events.itrevolution.com DevOps Enterprise Summit 2016 | DOES16 | London – An IT Revolution Event Nothing Beats Engineering Talent! ING CIO Ron van Kemenade will share his vision at DevOps Enterprise Summit today around 17:15 CET. Live stream of the event already available at http://events.itrevolution.com/eu Nothing Beats Engineering Talent! ING CIO Ron van Kemenade will share his vision at DevOps Enterprise Summit today around 17:15 CET. Live stream of the event already available at http://events.itrevolution.com/eu
"28.06.2016 17:45:39" www.ezonomics.com Do numbers keep you awake? Six tips to battle your fears Number blindness is a very common problem; We give you some tips on how to get better and improve your money-managing skills. Maths was not a favourite subject for a lot of us at school but managing personal finances in adulthood is an unavoidable reality. Six tips to battle your fears.
"28.06.2016 10:02:00" ing.com ING Innovation labs used to be places where engineers worked on top secret projects, well protected and hidden from the outside world. Today's reality couldn't be more different for ING.The ING approach to innovation.
"24.06.2016 14:54:40" Brexit at ING's economic bureau in London Brexit behind the scenes with London-based ING economists Rob Carnell and James Knightley during this historic day... and night!
The report James is working on in the video, has been published this morning:
"24.06.2016 12:15:29" Rijksmuseum We're now entirely accessible in Museum View! Woman Reading a Letter is one of our four Vermeers that you can admire 24/7 on Google Arts & Culture! Enjoy the Rijksmuseum digitized in Museum View and discover exhibits on some of the greatest masters of This week the Rijksmuseum, sponsored by ING since 2005, added more than 150,000 items to the Google Arts & Culture collection. Enjoy the famous masterworks in high resolution online.
"24.06.2016 10:29:51" ing.com Brexit: Commitment to clients does not change Despite the UK voting to leave the European Union, ING's commitment to clients will not change said ING's Chief Risk Officer Wilfred Nagel. "Despite the UK voting to leave the EU, ING's commitment to clients will not change" says CRO Wilfred Nagel.
"23.06.2016 18:15:44" www.ezonomics.com Football might pay well – but players peak early No need to envy footballer salaries at Euro 2016 when their career trajectory is typically so short, peaking at age 27 to 29 Football might pay well, but players peak early. Good money management is key for everyone regardless of age, ability or star quality.
"23.06.2016 15:23:57" www.ing.com The world's leading CEOs are serious about sustainability Nearly nine out of 10 CEOs believe that commitment to sustainability is translating into real impact, according to the world's largest study of CEO attitudes on sustainability. More than 50 CEOs gave in-depth interviews, including ING CEO Ralph Hamers. The world's leading CEOs are serious about sustainability
"22.06.2016 09:48:07" www.ing.com What's cooking in the innovation kitchen? Innovation labs used to be places where engineers worked on top secret projects, well protected and hidden from the outside world. Today's reality couldn't be more different for ING. What's cooking in #ING's #innovation kitchen?
"21.06.2016 18:30:37" www.ezonomics.com What is universal basic income? Universal Basic Income is a no-strings cash payment from the government irrespective of your employment status or personal wealth,eZonomics explains. The Swiss voted against introducing universal basic income on 5 June 2016, but there are pros and cons. What would you do with your life if given a no-strings cash payment from the government?
"20.06.2016 17:45:50" www.ezonomics.com Six tips to help pick the football champs How to avoid making the wrong choice when picking winners of a football tournament like the FIFA World Cup or other big sporting event When the FIFA World Cup kicks off, the best football teams worldwide are vying for the title of being the best at the biggest sport in the world. But how much does this mean to people in the competitors' home countries? And which teams have an advantage?
"16.06.2016 18:35:01" ing.com Five finalists selected for major photography award Five finalists have been selected for the fourth ING Unseen Talent Award. The winner will be announced on 22 September at the opening night of the Unseen Photo Fair & Festival. Five finalists have been selected for the fourth #ING Unseen Talent Award. The winner will be announced on 22 September at the opening night of the Unseen Photo Fair & Festival.
"16.06.2016 08:00:10" ING's cover photo
"16.06.2016 08:00:10" ING's cover photo
"16.06.2016 07:46:24" The ING Customer Experience Center (ICEC) in Amsterdam is ING's Innovation hub that stimulates, facilitates and accelerates innovation. It's a center of excellence for innovation and brings together ideas, people, technology and tools from inside and ING Customer Experience Centre Photo of the ING Customer Experience Center (ICEC) in Amsterdam. The ICEC is ING's Innovation hub that stimulates, facilitates and accelerates innovation. It's a center of excellence for innovation and brings together ideas, people, technology and tools
"15.06.2016 18:42:36" www.ezonomics.com Chasing the holiday sun? Think again. Retiring to an idyllic location is a lifetime dream for many people, but year-round sun and a charming sunset are not always enough. Is retiring abroad a good idea? Read up on the hurdles and barriers to research before following your dream
"14.06.2016 15:49:03" 360-degree virtual view of agile working Facebook 360 videos are now available! So turn your device or drag your finger to move around and explore every angle of the agile way of way working at ING Nederland's revamped offices.
"14.06.2016 14:30:55" Timeline Photos #Euro2016: 42% of people in Turkey say they'd give up their mobile phone for a month for the Turkish team to win, according to our latest survey https://www.ezonomics.com/numbers/percent-of-turks-would-be-willing-give-up-their-mobile-phone-for-a-month-to/
"13.06.2016 15:18:37" www.ing.com Innovation Bootcamp: Kids rule The eight finalists in ING's third annual Innovation Bootcamp competition faced extra scrutiny this year from a new generation of judges: the Kids Counsel.
"12.06.2016 18:00:45" www.ezonomics.com Why spending big won't guarantee a win – in football or investing Can you buy success in football? Find out if the team fielding the most expensive players will win Euro 2016 - and why.
"10.06.2016 18:00:43" www.ezonomics.com Betting – when it pays off and why it is so hard to win Usually, punters lose money and the house always win, eZonomics explains why it is so hard to beat the bookmakers and why there is no perfect bet What are the real odds of a win in Euro 2016? ING eZonomics explains why so many people are tempted to make a bet on the football.
"09.06.2016 08:30:00" ing.com ING CIO Ron van Kemenade on IT and transforming in banking The role of IT in the banking industry is changing with a new outward focus on the customer rather than the more traditional approach of concentrating on business solutions and IT governance and management. On 30 June ING CIO Ron van Kemenade will speak at the DevOps Enterprise Summit of IT Revolution. As a warm-up industry thought leader Dion Hinchcliffe spoke with Ron on how the IT function is shifting from technology enabler to business enabler, the role
"09.06.2016 07:41:00" ing.com Aris Bogdaneris to speak at Goldman Sachs European Financials Conference in Paris Today, 9 June 2016, Aris Bogdaneris, Head of Challengers & Growth Markets and Member of the Management Board of ING Bank, will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs European Financials Conference in Paris. Today Aris Bogdaneris, Head of Challengers & Growth Markets and Member of the Management Board of ING Bank, will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs European Financials Conference in Paris. His presentation on how the ING Think Forward Strategy is
"08.06.2016 18:00:41" www.ezonomics.com In for a win at Euro 2016? Hearts often rule heads, ING study confirms In ING's Cup-o-nomics 2016 study, Turkey and Italy exhibit the highest home team bias although bookies rate their chances in Euro 2016 as lower than Spain. Is the Spanish team worth it? Which country has the highest-valued football player? Where do the "super fans" live? ING does the Cup-o-nomics on Euro 2016.
"07.06.2016 18:00:59" www.ezonomics.com What is a 100% mortgage? 100% Mortgage is a type of loan that allows you to borrow the entire cost of your property, Too good to be true? Imagine you were told you don't need to save any money and can buy a house without a deposit. Too good to be true?
"06.06.2016 13:30:58" www.hottopics.ht ING's Wholesale CMO on its financial customer journey Balancing [hard and soft] strategies is the key to perfecting the financial customer journey, but there should be a debate within the digital discussion about the level of human interaction required. Customers are demanding more from their banks than ever, with the result that empathy is just as valuable as analytics today. Marleen Crooijmans charts the rise of EQ over IQ.
"06.06.2016 09:59:04" Engaged employees make for happy customers What is keeping our colleagues at the ING DIRECT Australia's contact centre so engaged? ING colleagues Jadyn and Cara share a few tricks in a tour around the centre.
"06.06.2016 08:02:00" cxotalk.com Interview with Ron Van Kemenade, CIO, ING Bank | CXOTalk Ron van Kemenade is CIO ING Bank since March 2013. He is a senior technology executive with over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, as well as telecommunications and internet. Tomorrow live video chat with Ron van Kemenade, CIO ING Bank hosted by Dion Hinchcliffe for cxotalk.com
"02.06.2016 18:35:58" ing.com Customers take centre stage in new campaign ING Direct Australia ING DIRECT Australia gives their customers a starring role alongside brand ambassador Isla Fisher, who seems to be struggling with sharing the spotlight!
"02.06.2016 12:25:51" A trip to Biosphere 2 Could we survive in outer space? ING Head of Sustainability Leon Wijnands visits the One Young World Environment Summit in Biosphere 2 in Arizona, an incredible man-made ecological system.
"02.06.2016 09:20:29" ing.com ING joins leading circular economy platform Ellen MacArthur Foundation as CE100 member ING is taking the next step in our commitment to stimulate the circular economy by joining the Ellen MacArthur Foundation as an official Circular Economy 100 (CE100) corporate member. We are taking the next step in our commitment to stimulate the circular economy by joining the Ellen MacArthur Foundation as an official Circular Economy 100 (CE100) corporate member.
"31.05.2016 17:21:00" The skipper and his banker The story of an entrepreneur, his ship, his family and his banker; How we helped this skipper to stay in business.
"31.05.2016 09:50:12" ing.com European Football Championship is more than just a game Would you believe that more than half of people surveyed in Turkey would sacrifice one percent of their annual income if it meant their country would win the European Football Championship? Do you know which country would win the European Football Championship 2016 if the most expensive team was victorious? Find the answer in our special Cup-o-nomics report.
"30.05.2016 16:30:20" Why kids think out the box all the time Any idea why kids think out the box all the time? Children from the International School confronted us with their views on innovation during a session at the ING Customer Experience Centre. Setup in cooperation with the Missing Chapter Foundation founded
"30.05.2016 10:00:00" slideshare.net Money attitudes of generation K This report, prepared for ING by Professor Noreena Hertz, focuses on Generation K: 14-to-21 year-olds. This new generation grew up in the midst of the challeng… The Money attitudes of Generation "K", named after Katniss Everdeen, the determined heroine of the global franchise The Hunger Games. A special report prepared for ING by Professor Noreena Hertz
"26.05.2016 16:23:05" www.ing.com Customers drive Australia's new digital experience More than 16,000 customers have helped ING Direct Australia to undertake one of the biggest projects in their history, the launch of a new website.
"26.05.2016 13:00:49" www.ezonomics.com Four ways to lose control – and make better money decisions Willpower is a finite resource, eZonomics explains how you can conserve it and outsource your money decisions to improve financial wellbeing. Wouldn't it be great if we had more willpower? Learn how to “outsource” self-control and maximise your money management.
"25.05.2016 13:15:43" www.ezonomics.com Want to invest like Warren Buffett? Self-discipline plays a part Investors Chronicle writer and economist Chris Dillow points to self-discipline and other advantages as keys to billionaire Warren Buffett's investing wins Think successful investing is all about picking the right shares? Read this analysis of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's success
"24.05.2016 17:15:52" www.ezonomics.com What is the poverty line? Poverty line is a threshold used to separate the poor from the not-so poor, eZonomics, explains where the idea came from and why poverty is all relative. When we can't afford to buy the latest gadget, we can feel poor. But who decides what it really means to be poor, and how is the poverty line calculated?
"23.05.2016 11:43:47" mortgagebusiness.com.au Bank boss offers fresh take on culture and conduct With bank culture under increasing scrutiny, one chief executive has identified the disconnection between what a company says its culture is and how it actually behaves. Speaking at an American Cham Make it happen, be a team and always be one step ahead.
Vaughn Richtor CEO ING DIRECT Australia talks about #ING's culture.
"19.05.2016 13:32:00" ingworld.ing.com Driverless cars – the route to more than smart cities As the economic, social and environmental benefits of driverless cars come to be recognised, the speed with which they overtake human-driven vehicles is bound to accelerate. ING Chief Economist Mark Cliffe takes a look into the future. Driverless cars are already a reality making city life cheaper, faster, richer, safer, cleaner, healthier, more social, and more convenient. So cities won't just be smarter, but happier places too. And this may happen sooner than you think…
"18.05.2016 12:35:00" ingworld.ing.com What makes a 'smart city' intelligent? With a projected market value of 2 trillion dollars in 2020, governments and businesses around the world see great potential in the 'smart city'. But what makes a 'smart city' intelligent?
"17.05.2016 13:45:00" ingworld.ing.com Austria goes full service While a number of European banks in the past few years have made a conscious decision to downsize operations, ING-DiBa Austria is bucking that trend by upping its customer offering.
"15.05.2016 17:40:00" ingworld.ing.com Experience the city like a local Do you want to stay in a stylish apartment, but don't fancy Airbnb? Yays wants to conquer the market with a new concept for travellers. With Yays' travel & stay concept (supported by the Orange Trade Mission Fund) you stay in boutique apartments in the liveliest parts of town with restaurants and shops you won't find in the travel guides.
"15.05.2016 13:12:00" ingworld.ing.com Urbaniada aims to transform urban spaces ING Romania's “Urbaniada” initiative is about good ideas that make city life better. How ING Romania's Urbaniada initiative makes city life better https://ingworld.ing.com/en/2016-1Q/3-urbaniada
"14.05.2016 18:23:01" ingworld.ing.com Give more power to cities! it's an idea that's gaining traction: the inaugural meeting of his proposed Global Parliament of Mayors will be held in The Hague, this September. But what would a world run by cities look like? And why would it be better? The nation state is no longer fit for purpose, argues political theorist Dr Benjamin Barber. It's an anachronism in a borderless, digital age. His alternative: give more power to cities!
"13.05.2016 13:30:00" ingworld.ing.com Remarkable quotes of the quarter What do DiCaprio, Tusk and Obama have in common? They made headlines in the previous quarter.
"13.05.2016 08:32:01" ingworld.ing.com Ask, share and help one other Customers often provide each other with the best customer service. ING is responding to this trend. Following in the footsteps of Italy and France, ING Netherlands has now launched a customer community. Following in the footsteps of ING DIRECT Italia and ING Direct France Web Café, ING Nederland has now launched a customer community. https://ingworld.ing.com/en/2016-1Q/4-online-community
"12.05.2016 10:36:00" ingworld.ing.com Money transfer made simple International money transfers used to be complex and expensive. Two world travellers came up with a solution that makes things easier: Moneytis. How two world travellers became fed up with the hidden and high fees charged on international money transfers and came up with Moneytis.
"10.05.2016 10:14:15" Photos from ING's post Let's take a moment and look back at 1Q16
"10.05.2016 05:05:50" ING's 1Q16 results in 90 seconds Our CEO Ralph Hamers shares the highlights of #1q16 in 90 seconds
"09.05.2016 14:48:27" www.ing.com The rise of the digital advisor ING customers in France can now be their own financial advisers, thanks to the launch of Coach Epargne, a digital instructor on money matters. Meet "Coach Epargne" ING Direct France's response to the emerging trend of digital robo advisors
"09.05.2016 13:31:09" www.ing.com Setting the PACE Every new product or service begins with a great idea. But how can we be sure it is the right idea? Go out and talk to customers first. It's the essence of PACE, ING's new way to innovate. Meet PACE #ING's new way to innovate. http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Setting-the-PACE.htm
"09.05.2016 10:01:21" 1Q16 results 10 May 2016 7:00 CET Heads up! Tomorrow we'll publish #ING's #1Q16 results around 7:00 CET.
"04.05.2016 13:20:10" www.ing.com ING among top ranked companies in Bloomberg's gender equality index When it comes to diversity and social equality, ING is one of the most transparent in the financial sector according to Bloomberg's first-ever Financial Services Gender-Equality Index.
"03.05.2016 08:35:18" Video Money 20/20 presentation ING CEO Should banks treat fintechs as friend or a foe? Video of ING CEO Ralph Hamers' presentation at Money 20/20 now available. More info at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-CEO-Ralph-Hamers-addresses-Money-2020-Europe-conference.htm
"21.04.2016 14:26:14" ing.com A great place to work Fresh from being given Top Employer Europe status in February, a number of ING countries have also recently been declared great places to work. ING workplaces are tops says Great Place to Work US! We couldn't agree more!
"18.04.2016 13:35:35" www.ing.com Money 20/20 Europe interview ING CEO Ralph Hamers was interviewed recently by the Dutch business daily het Financieele Dagblad at the large fintech conference Money 20/20 in Copenhagen. He was one of the keynote speakers and spoke about ING's innovation vision and how the bank works Translation of Dutch business daily het Financieele Dagblad's interview with ING CEO Ralph Hamers now available
"18.04.2016 12:30:43" www.ezonomics.com How bonds work (a video by ING eZonomics) Bonds may not be widely understood but they can be helpful for managing investments. Find out how they work. People talk a lot about bonds but do they really know how these investments work? In 3.5 minutes, learn about bonds and how they can help personal finances.
"14.04.2016 20:40:08" Timeline Photos ING divestment programme completed with final sale of 45.7 million NN Group shares for EUR 1.4 billion. More at
"14.04.2016 18:44:18" www.ezonomics.com What is blockchain? A blockchain is a distributed database that maintains a continuously-growing list of data records that each refer to previous items on this list. Blockchain might sound boring - but this digitally-forged "chain" increases trust when money changes hands.
"14.04.2016 13:35:01" ing.com Simply said, but not straight forward We all want to make better financial decisions. But how? Editorial director, EMEA of The Economist Intelligence Unit Monica Woodley looks back at the recent Think Forward Initiative conference in Brussels to examine what is at stake in helping people Monica Woodley, writer for The Economist Intelligence Unit, looks back at the recent Think Forward Initiative conference to examine what is at stake in helping people manage their finances.
"12.04.2016 13:45:01" ING CEO Ralph Hamers at #Money2020Europe on win-win-win #finte... ING CEO Ralph Hamers at Money 20/20 Europe on win-win-win fintech partnerships. More at http://www.ing.com/money2020
"07.04.2016 14:48:32" Ralph Hamers at Money 20/20 Europe Go behind the scenes with ING CEO Ralph Hamers at this week's #Money2020Europe conference. More details at http://www.ing.com/About-us/Our-stories/Features/The-future-of-banking-outlined-in-Copenhagen.htm
"06.04.2016 13:11:16" The Next Rembrandt The Next #Rembrandt: A great 3D mix of art, historical data, algorithms and technology. http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Rembrandt-goes-digital-.htm
"06.04.2016 11:59:09" www.ing.com ING CEO Ralph Hamers addresses Money 20/20 Europe conference Should banks treat fintechs as friend or a foe? That's the basic question ING CEO Ralph Hamers posed at a keynote address he gave today at Money 20/20 Europe in Copenhagen. It's the first time the world's largest fintech event has been held in Europe. Should banks treat fintechs as friend or a foe? Money20/20 Europe presentation & speech of #ING CEO Ralph Hamers now available at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-CEO-Ralph-Hamers-addresses-Money-2020-Europe-conference.htm
"31.03.2016 16:02:01" ing.com Get a 360-degree virtual view of agile working Banking is rapidly changing. New regulations, a continuing low-interest rate environment and changing customer needs mean that banks need to adjust to stay a step ahead. Get a 360-degree virtual view of Agile working at ING Nederland's revamped office. #VR #Cardboard #virtualreality
"31.03.2016 14:54:19" www.forbes.com ING Looks Past Digital For Innovation “We don’t invent new products, but make experiences better,” said Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING Group, the Dutch bank. “We differentiate ourselves on how we do things, not what.” It might seem somewhat surprising, considering ING is perhaps best known for its “Next generation customers don’t necessarily have relationships with banks. As long as we give them the right information and tools to make decisions for themselves, we’ll be staying true to our customer promise"
"31.03.2016 10:30:38" www.ing.com Startups graduated from ING Innovation Studio The ING Innovation Studio has completed its second acceleration cycle. Three internal teams and three startups have graduated from the program, creating fintech solutions. The selection of new startups to join the program starts 18 April.
"29.03.2016 18:05:00" ing.jobs Women in Banking Day 2016 Ontdek jouw mogelijkheden! Kom dan naar de Women in Banking Day op 12 april 2016 Nieuwsgierig naar werken bij een bank na je afstuderen? Kom naar de Women in Banking Day op 12 april. Neem een kijkje bij de bank, raak geïnspireerd door onze vrouwelijke trainees en ontdek jouw mogelijkheden binnen ING. Meld je aan voor 4 april:
"29.03.2016 15:45:01" How ING DiBa’s building LEO lit up during the Luminale, Frankf... How ING-DiBa’s building LEO lit up during the Luminale, Frankfurt’s biyearly light & building event.
"23.03.2016 16:57:52" ing.com ING chooses architects Benthem Crouwel for construction of new head office ING has selected Benthem Crouwel Architects to design its new global head office in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. Benthem Crouwel was recently involved in the redevelopment of Rotterdam Central station and Amsterdam Central station, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam Our new global head office in Amsterdam will be designed by Benthem Crouwel Architects
"23.03.2016 16:30:43" www.ezonomics.com Running on empty? Balance money basics before choosing to invest. Running on empty? Balance money basics before choosing to invest. Iuliana asks: How much money, as a percent of salary, do you need to save before you start investing? Running to stand still, or slowly making gains in your personal finances? ING's Ian Bright answers a reader letter on how much to have saved before choosing to invest.
"22.03.2016 18:00:56" www.ezonomics.com What is an endowment policy? What is an endowment policy? Life insurance comes in many different varieties. Even people with no dependants can benefit, if they choose the right policy. Only 19% of Europeans have invested in insurance products with a savings component, such as an endowment policy – as ING research reveals. Learn about the potential benefits for your family and dependants in this eZonomics explainer.
"21.03.2016 16:15:00" Meet the Fintechs Thousands of techy start-ups are invading the financial industry. Who are these #fintech companies with funky names like Twyp, WeLab and Embonds? What can we learn from them? Time to meet the fintechs. Enjoy!
"17.03.2016 15:47:00" Meet the #fintechs: Kabbage Meet the #fintechs: How does business development manager Pete Steger of Kabbage feel about transforming banking together with #ING? And what does their office in Atlanta look like?
"17.03.2016 11:02:00" How we surprised visitors of the Household Fair with a VIP tou... In March the ING Rijksmuseum Days will take place. In order to put the Rijksmuseum Catwalk exposition (sponsored by #ING) in the spotlight, ING Nederland surprised unsuspecting visitors of the Huishoudbeurs with a complimentary VIP visit to the
"11.03.2016 11:44:09" oreilly.com Changing technology is a start; the real wins come when banking culture changes To benefit from fintech’s innovations (and finance’s experience), approach one another with humility. Changing technology is a start; the real wins come when banking culture changes. O'Reilly Media's Heather Vescent interviewed our head of Fintech Benoît Legrand.
"10.03.2016 11:00:19" What is the next step ahead? ING staff talking about the initiatives that helped shape our year in 2015. This video is part of ING’s Annual Review more at http://www.ing.com/About-us/Annual-reporting-suite/Annual-Review/A-step-ahead.htm
"07.03.2016 15:30:39" www.ezonomics.com Going it alone? Nine tips on how to save when single Sometimes it seems the world is full of families or couples – yet statistics suggest that more of us than ever are living alone. Making ends meet can be harder on your own. Here are nine top tips for saving more.
"29.02.2016 12:42:09" www.ing.com Bank given Top Employer Europe status All ING entities in Europe are now classified as Top Employers following an announcement in Amsterdam last week. The Top Employers Institute made the announcement at a ceremony on Friday. Apart from the European-wide classification, Spain, Poland, France, Proud! We are certified as European Top Employer Europe by Top Employer Institute.
"18.02.2016 19:30:46" ingworld.ing.com Five ways ING combats climate change ING’s already doing five things that will help achieve the aims set out in the climate agreement. What can we as a bank do to help fight climate change?
"17.02.2016 18:45:41" ingworld.ing.com Beyond Mobile Banking ING's chief economist Mark Cliffe argues that mobile banking will evolve to offer personalised support, anticipating customers’ needs in increasingly accessible, engaging and social ways. The outlook for mobile banking has never been brighter. It’s so irresistibly convenient, and there’s far more to come. ING's chief economist Mark Cliffe shares six ways it could develop.
"17.02.2016 16:57:35" ingworld.ing.com I see it as a new perspective on reality. So what does this new perspective of big data, mean for business, for society, for you? How big data will change our world. Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation at Oxford University, explains.
"16.02.2016 16:35:37" ingworld.ing.com From big bank to a network of startups ING is increasing the pace of innovation to keep up with today’s digitally savvy consumers and businesses. Not only by tapping into our employees’ creativity, but also by creating safe havens for innovation and collaborating with fintechs. We're increasing the pace of innovation!
"16.02.2016 09:01:28" ingworld.ing.com Europe-wide initiative to help improve financial decision-making The Think Forward Initiative aims to gain a deeper understanding of the behaviour behind financial decision-making, then harness those insights to help people make financial decisions that are better for them, and ultimately better for society. Making big financial decisions isn’t easy, but it is unavoidable. So we need to know exactly what we are choosing – and why. That’s where the Think Forward Initiative comes in.
"15.02.2016 17:02:40" ingworld.ing.com The whizz kid revolution Sharing knowledge and information online with friends and colleagues never stops for millennials. What will happen when this generation takes over... For millennials, ‘connected’ is a way of life. So what will happen when this generation takes over?
"15.02.2016 09:01:00" ingworld.ing.com New lease of life for biogas installation How two Belgian entrepreneurs, Tom De Coster and Serge Roemers, got the Belgian company BioEnergy back to profit-making ways. Belgian company BioEnergy was running out of steam…until two ambitious entrepreneurs saw potential in the green energy plant.
"14.02.2016 19:35:40" ingworld.ing.com For content of the future, the only way is up Today’s Netflix generation wants to be able to access content on every device, at any time of the day. Wim Steenbakkers, global head of Satellite Finance, explains how the satellite industry is adapting to a world hungry for more internet bandwidth. How the satellite industry is adapting to a world hungry for more internet bandwidth.
"12.02.2016 08:11:00" Twyp and Moje ING of ING Bank Śląski, great examples of how we collaborate and empower our customers to stay a step ahead and take their own financial decisions.
"11.02.2016 19:31:12" www.ezonomics.com The longer I use it, the better I get: “practice makes perfect” for managing money Did you know that studies suggest the longer people use a credit card, the smarter they typically get at using it? It’s one example university professors are using to help explain behavioural economics to students. Practice makes perfect, as the saying goes. Here's how practice can improve money choices and help with personal finance too.
"11.02.2016 15:30:55" www.ing.com Breaking Barriers: Fast learners will be the winners The venue for the ING-powered fintech event ‘Breaking Barriers’ couldn’t be more symbolic. The former IBM-building on the outskirts of Amsterdam now houses dozens of young and agile start-ups, ready to fight the establishment. Here's a wrap-up of Breaking Barriers, the #ING-powered #fintech event.
"11.02.2016 08:30:00" 61 seconds video to get up to date with our full year 2015 results, in case you missed it last week.
"10.02.2016 15:45:00" ingworld.ing.com Need money? Ask the crowd Because a classic bank loan may not always the best option, ING Belgium has begun partnering with two leading crowdfunding platforms. How ING België combines traditional finance with #crowdfunding expertise of Seedrs and KissKissBankBank
"10.02.2016 13:49:00" Our economists expect a continuing economic growth in Europe of around 1.5 percent, says ING CEO Ralph Hamers.
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"09.02.2016 16:45:01" During last quarter's United Nations' #COP21 conference in Paris governments agreed to really combat climate change. But it's not up to governments only, says ING CEO Ralph Hamers.
"09.02.2016 10:59:16" ing.com En route to Belgium’s Fintech Village Addocted, Anglr, Cashforce, Delio, HopOn, IsItYou and PayKey. The first inhabitants of Fintech Village, ING Belgium’s incubator for start-ups, certainly have unconventional names. After a tough selection process POM, Anglr, Delio, Cashforce, Hopon, PayKey and Isityou were given the keys to ING’s #Fintech Village at the Eggsplore facility near Brussels.
"09.02.2016 08:31:03" www.ing.com ING publishes policy for animal welfare ING has published a policy requiring clients to meet animal welfare standards and broadening the activities that ING won’t finance because of animal mistreatment.
"08.02.2016 16:30:57" ingworld.ing.com The fintech that changed the German mortgage market Ten years ago, ING took over a mortgage broker. Now it is one of Europe’s most successful fintechs. Did you know that #ING runs one of the most successful fintechs in Europe? So successful that for 10 consecutive years it has been awarded Germany’s best Mortgage Provider by €uro magazine.
"04.02.2016 06:42:16" Quarterly Results with ING CEO Ralph Hamers
"04.02.2016 06:14:48" ing.com Think Forward strategy drives strong new customer acquisitions and commercial growth in 2015 “We work hard every day to improve the customer experience and are grateful for the confidence our clients place in us,” says Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING Group.
"03.02.2016 15:30:46" Timeline Photos
"02.02.2016 19:15:37" www.ezonomics.com Do happy people manage finances better? Do happy people manage finances better? Studies suggest a certain level of income may be good for happiness levels and life satisfaction. Parents sometimes tell their children “just be happy” – reflecting popular wisdom that putting finance first can Money can't buy happiness, as the saying goes - so should countries measure gross national happiness instead of GDP?
"02.02.2016 15:15:00" ing.com Easy financial planning with Moje ING It is a one-stop-shop for managing personal finances. Moje ING (My ING) is the new electronic banking platform for ING customers in Poland. To empower people to make better informed financial decisions ING Bank Śląski plans to develop Moje ING ("My ING") as a customers digital financial coach.
"29.01.2016 11:03:53" www.ing.com Saving more is a “deliberate decision” Overall, almost two-in-five – or 38% – of people in Europe say they do not have any savings. Of those who do, almost half say the total is €10,000 or less, a figure that would just meet the three-to-six months of take home pay that personal finance w “Despite growth, people in Europe are still facing a hangover from the crisis. It is evident in both saving and investing choices.”
"28.01.2016 15:45:01" businessinsider.in How and why ING is trying to rid employees of fear and greed. While its clients are riding the volatile markets on waves of fear and greed, the financial markets group at Dutch bank ING is trying to eradicate both of these emotions from its business. "They're trying to compete on trust - And it's working", says Business Insider
"26.01.2016 15:31:26" Timeline Photos Discover how people in Europe invest, and what entices or dissuades them from it. http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Europeans-saving-more-despite-no-pay-rise.htm
"25.01.2016 15:16:10" www.ing.com Europeans saving more, despite no pay rise Europeans are making a conscious effort to boost their savings. The ING International Survey on Savings 2016, which surveyed almost 15,000 people across 15 countries, reveals one in five (19%) people in Europe grew their savings over the last 12 mont 36% of savers in Europe are making a deliberate decision to save more, despite not earning more
"22.01.2016 15:57:01" youtube.com PwC's 19th Annual Global CEO Survey: Ralph Hamers of ING Group Learn more at PwC.com - http://pwc.to/1mHadRi As part of PwC's 19th Annual Global CEO Survey, we spoke with Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING Group. Interested in the latest trends and challenges in the financial sector? Check out this PwC Nederland interview with our CEO Ralph Hamers.
"21.01.2016 15:30:55" www.ing.com Ralph Hamers talking about trends in banking sector at CNBC in Davos This morning ING CEO Ralph Hamers was interviewed by CNBC live broadcasted from the World Economic Forum in Davos where he talks about the trends in the banking sector as well as about the European economy.… This morning ING CEO Ralph Hamers was interviewed by CNBC where he talked about the trends in the banking sector as well as about the European economy.
"21.01.2016 13:38:34" ing.com Uday Sareen to become CEO ING Direct Australia Uday Sareen, currently President and member of the Operating Committee of Kotak Mahindra Bank in India, will become CEO of ING Direct Australia, subject to the necessary approvals. Uday is expected to start in his new role on 1 June 2016. Vaughn Richtor, CEO ING DIRECT Australia , will retire after a successful 24 year career at ING.
"20.01.2016 11:02:40" Timeline Photos Images of today's press conference in Beijing. More info at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Press-releases/ING-invests-in-Hong-Kong-fintech-WeLab.htm
"20.01.2016 06:40:34" ing.com ING invests in Hong Kong fintech WeLab ING today announced it has invested in Hong Kong fintech WeLab. WeLab provides consumer loans in China and Hong Kong in a fully automated process that takes minutes from application to approval. The investment is in line with ING’s strategic priority “The stake we have taken in WeLab and the other investments prove that we are determined to transform banking to further improve the customer experience.” said Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING.
"19.01.2016 15:50:42" Timeline Photos After a 6-year-old kid repeatedly requested an advance on his allowance, his dad came up with a creative way to respond: http://imgur.com/CUojXoF
And we liked it too :-)
"14.01.2016 17:45:37" www.ezonomics.com The World Bank What if a worldwide resource existed to help countries out of poverty? . If underdeveloped economies grew faster, the entire globe might benefit. That’s the modern mission of a global institution known as the World Bank.… How does the World Bank help developing countries grow and achieve wealth? ING eZonomics ‘What is…’ series summarises the origin, purpose and influence of this global institution.
"14.01.2016 09:28:46" ing.com Annerie Vreugdenhil appointed Global Head of Real Estate Finance ING group has appointed Annerie Vreugdenhil as the new Global Head of Real Estate Finance, effective 15 February 2016. She will replace John Boyles who will become Global Head of Disintermediation and Asset Securitisation.
"13.01.2016 16:30:44" www.ezonomics.com Two to tango: how two percent became an inflation target Why do central banks set a target inflation rate of two percent, instead of some other number? Experts often talk about 2% inflation targets. Learn what this means and how the 2% figure was arrived at
"11.01.2016 15:45:45" www.ing.com After seven lean years, Europe looks up Household incomes in Europe are recovering, but are unlikely to reach their 2009 peak until late 2018, according to a ING economics report released today.… After seven years, Europe looks up according to our latest report "Seven fat years, seven lean years."
"08.01.2016 16:01:43" blog.ingdirect.com.au Four resolutions for better money habits in 2016 All to often as the clock strikes midnight we find ourselves in a strangely familiar predicament… to have a New Year’s resolution, or to not have a New Year’s resolution (that is the question). Any time is a good time to get your ducks in a row, especially when it comes to your money.
"07.01.2016 17:00:01" unbouncepages.com Empowering innovation and entrepreneurship in the dutch financial industry Fintech is moving extremely fast and it is inevitable that today’s financial industry will be disrupted by changing consumer needs and growing technology. In order to cope with these dynamics and to create a sustainable competitive advantage, the Dut Looking for some inspiration and challenges for 2016....?
"06.01.2016 15:45:37" www.thinkforwardinitiative.com Generational approaches towards finance technology Generational differences also apply to the way people manage their household budget and to the way they are willing to replace human interaction with their banking partner by online activities. Age does not define digital savviness…
"05.01.2016 17:02:39" www.ezonomics.com Might a New Year resolution give finances a fresh start? New Year traditionally symbolises a new beginning, a chance to turn over a new leaf and wipe the slate clean. It can be an opportunity to draw a line under previous years when it comes to finances too. Are you one of many who made a New Year 2016 resolution on money matters? International research from ING finds that 52% kept last year's promises.
"05.01.2016 10:15:58" Timeline Photos
"04.01.2016 15:43:38" www.ezonomics.com Numbers | 5.267 = euros spent in Christmas markets all over Europe in 2014 5.267 = billion euros were spent in Christmas markets all over Europe in 2014. Germany led in terms of visitors and amount spent, with France and the UK next, according to research.… Did you visit a Christmas market in 2015? Some 5.267bn euros were spent in traditional markets in 2014, with German markets attracting the most visitors.
"31.12.2015 13:35:01" ING Good news at the start of COP21 #retrospectING2015:
Green news on Black Friday 2015
"30.12.2015 19:33:02" ing.com Ships ahoy! ING backs world’s largest nautical event Dutch sea heroes are at the centre this week’s SAIL 2015. ING has been a proud lead sponsor of the event since 1975. #retrospectING2015:
We enjoyed the #SAIL2015 maritime fun and soaked up the sea-faring atmosphere of a bygone era!
"30.12.2015 09:44:00" ING This month, ING employees from 15 countries raised funds for UNICEF. We celebrate today all the participants from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Spain and #retrospectING2015:
In June we ran and biked for UNICEF
"29.12.2015 17:54:00" ING Threat or opportunity? ING CEO Ralph Hamers on fintech #retrospectING2015:
In 2015 we started several #fintech partnerships. Together we transform banking.
"28.12.2015 15:52:00" ING We are celebrating 10-year partnership with UNICEF ! See how the access to education for 1 million children improved through this partnership. http://bit.ly/ING_UNICEF_10years #retrospectING2015:
In April 2015 we celebrated the 10th anniversary of #ING's partnership with UNICEF
"18.12.2015 15:02:31" Ultimate trick shots by pro golfer Mark Reynolds. Dutch golf has a new sponsor. ING Private Banking is now the main sponsor of the Royal Dutch/Nederlandse Golf Federatie, Golf Team Holland and the Ladies Open, and partner of the KLM Open. More at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Private-Banking-
"16.12.2015 16:45:35" Timeline Photos Norway is number one for equality of economic opportunity, according to the Global Gender Gap Report 2015. Iceland came first overall, however. http://www3.weforum.org/docs/GGGR2015/cover.pdf
"15.12.2015 17:01:04" www.ezonomics.com Four major factors influencing personal finances The way we manage money is in flux ‒ and research highlights four main forces changing money choices. Learn how four factors are changing the way we manage money: an ING paper for the Think Forward Initiative highlights the financial crisis, politics, tech and the way we choose to spend.
"14.12.2015 15:30:57" Timeline Photos Planning to spend more on Christmas this year? ING poll of 13,633 says 16% of people in Europe are - and 26% in Romania. More at http://www.ezonomics.com/ing_international_survey/christmas_and_new_year_2016
"14.12.2015 14:05:32" ing.com Heat now on private sector in climate battle The Paris 2015 Climate Summit marked a crucial milestone in the battle against climate change. It was a now-or-never opportunity for 196 nations to finally pull together and sign a deal to keep global warming well below 2°C. The high expectations wer A COP21 look back by #ING's Global Head of #Sustainability Leon Wijnands.
"10.12.2015 16:45:35" www.ing.com Economics in 3D ING published today the first in a series of research reports as part of ING’s Think Forward Initiative to gain a better understanding of consumer decision-making and finances and the consequences on economic activity.… The financial crisis has accelerated the shift towards individuals taking more responsibility for their financial affairs. Our latest report gives a more realistic view of household decisions
"08.12.2015 15:59:39" www.ing.com ING launches Twyp TWYP, an abbreviation of The Way You Pay, is an app that allows consumers to pay small amounts to contacts on their mobile devices in just a few seconds.… Paying your friends just got easier!
"07.12.2015 14:00:59" www.ing.com Breaking barriers to fintech fame Would you like to take part in an exciting initiative to stimulate entrepreneurship and innovation in the Dutch financial services industry? Join us and many others and share the spirit and enthusiasm in establishing a true entrepreneurial culture
"06.12.2015 19:35:39" Timeline Photos The UK came top of ING's Christmas spending league this year, with individuals planning a median gift spend of €420 for Christmas 2015. More details at http://www.ing.com/About-us/Our-stories/Features/UK-and-Romania-top-international-Christmas-spend
"04.12.2015 13:11:17" ing.com ING commits to renewable electricity for all buildings worldwide This move sends a signal both internally and externally that we are serious about doing what we can to combat climate change. We’ll continue to look critically at where we can improve and take an aggressive approach to meet our direct footprint goals 100% renewable electricity by 2020 for all buildings in which we operate worldwide as part of the RE100 initiative.
"03.12.2015 20:12:53" slideshare.net Special ING report on Christmas and New Year 2016 Will Christmas and New Year 2016 be a time to party? ING International Survey of 15 countries suggests some people plan to spend more - but many will also make New Year resolutions about money.
"03.12.2015 14:30:38" www.ing.com ING wins three awards from FT’s The Banker: Best Bank in Belgium, in the Netherlands and in Poland #Proud
"02.12.2015 16:15:45" Timeline Photos 1.7 is our number of the week. Exports were shipped worldwide by some 1.7 million merchant ships in 2015. UN statistics reveal massive growth in merchant shipping since 1980. Source: UN Conference on Trade and Development http://unctadstat.unctad.org
"02.12.2015 10:30:23" ing.com Contactless mobile payments now available for Dutch customers Customers in the Netherlands can now download an app that will allow quick, easy and secure contactless payments via a smartphone. “We continuously try to make payments easier for customers, and this is the next step,” said Lauren Schretlen, manager Cards & Mobile Payments at ING Nederland
"01.12.2015 15:31:53" www.ezonomics.com Meet the robo-adviser When asked to imagine a robot, do you picture a futuristic, human-like machine, with two arms, two legs and even two eyes? . Knowledge of robots often comes from science fiction – but the robots already among us are typically little like those in fil Meet the robots that help with finances. Internet-based robo-advisers can help with a range of personal investment choices - and are becoming more common.
"30.11.2015 19:30:44" un.org UN Secretary-General’s Initiative Aims to Strengthen Climate Resilience of the World’s Most... A new initiative to build climate resilience in the world’s most vulnerable countries was launched today by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and 13 members within the UN system at COP21, the Paris Climate Conference. Proud to see #ING's first green bond mentioned at the launch of a new United Nations initiative as an example of the private sector.
"30.11.2015 14:45:44" www.ing.com UK and Romania top international Christmas spending league With Christmas and New Year just a few weeks away, it is time to take a look at spending intentions for the festive season in ING’s Special Report on Christmas and New Year.… With Christmas and New Year just a few weeks away, it is time to take a look at spending intentions for the festive season in ING’s Special Report on Christmas and New Year.
"30.11.2015 09:18:11" ing.com ING ends new coal financing, continues to reduce coal portfolio ING has decided to end our financing of new coal-fired power plants and thermal coal mines worldwide, effective immediately. Good news at the start of COP21
"27.11.2015 09:17:01" www.ing.com ING ends new coal financing, continues to reduce coal portfolio ING has decided to end our financing of new coal-fired power plants and thermal coal mines worldwide, effective immediately.… Black Friday with green news! #COP21
"26.11.2015 14:35:40" www.ezonomics.com Five important thinking traps that should worry retirement savers Saving for retirement is an important long-term financial goal for many people. It might be the dream of retiring early – or of finding an ideal job you are happy to work in even after you pass the state retirement age.… Do you know these five thinking traps that can affect retirement savings? Planning longer term can reap rewards – especially if the dream is to retire early.
"25.11.2015 15:00:50" www.ezonomics.com Numbers | 0.9 = percent rise in “Sinterklaas inflation” in the Netherlands in 2015 0.9 = percent rise in “Sinterklaas inflation” in the Netherlands in 2015 – due largely to a rise in the prices of chocolate and DVDs, offset in falls in the prices of candy and jewellery. Calculated by the ING Economics Department in the Netherlands Sinterklaas inflation has hit 0.9% in 2015 in the Netherlands. Find out which festive season treats have risen in price this year – and which are cheaper.
"24.11.2015 14:45:45" www.ezonomics.com What is... the illusion of control? There’s a story about Enrico Fermi, Nobel Prize winner who helped develop the nuclear bomb, talking with General Leslie Groves. The pair spoke about what it meant to be a ”great” general.... What is true greatness really all about? Read economist Mark Egan’s blog post for eZonomics to discover the illusion of control, and learn how even “great” generals and sportspeople may owe a lot to luck
"24.11.2015 11:55:00" Wondering what a thrilling 24 hours of coding looks like? Here are the pictures of last week's 24H-CodING Hackathon in Bucharest. 24H-CodING 24H-CodING
More than 300 young software developers from across the globe have gathered in Bucharest, Romania, armed with laptops to begin hacking away on the next big idea in digital banking.
More info at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Digit
"24.11.2015 11:55:00" Wondering what a thrilling 24 hours of coding looks like? Here are the pictures of last week's 24H-CodING Hackathon in Bucharest. #24HCodING Wondering what a thrilling 24 hours of coding looks like? Here are the pictures of last week's 24H-CodING Hackathon in Bucharest.
"23.11.2015 18:30:36" www.ing.com Ease and simplicity wins first prize at ING's 3rd global hackathon A simple mobile payments system that doesn’t require complex IT support infrastructure has taken first prize in the third global ING hackathon.
"23.11.2015 15:01:01" www.ezonomics.com Ask Ian Ian Bright is a senior economist for ING and runs eZonomics. If you have a question about money and your life, ask Ian. He'll publish the best. Got a question about economics, your money and your life? Why not ask Ian Bright, resident economist at ING eZonomics?
"23.11.2015 13:50:02" In 90 seconds: Could helicopter money kick start the eurozone? With Eurozone growth still slow, should the European Central Bank (ECB) consider a radical option like helicopter money?
"20.11.2015 13:01:25" www.ing.com Digital natives at play in Bucharest More than 300 young software developers from across the globe have gathered in Bucharest, Romania today, armed with laptops to begin hacking away on the next big idea in digital banking.
"19.11.2015 17:15:01" ingworld.ing.com Empowering adolescents to speak up for themselves Partners for more than 10 years now, ING and UNICEF are joining hands to teach adolescents to speak up for themselves. Together with UNICEF we're empowering a new generation.
"18.11.2015 19:45:00" ingworld.ing.com “We need to become smarter hunter-gatherers” Noreena Hertz states it is time to rethink our relationship with experts and learn to make smarter decisions ourselves. Professor, bestselling author and strategist Noreena Hertz explains how to make smarter decisions.
"17.11.2015 06:00:00" ingworld.ing.com For breakfast: high-tech Danish pastry Polish bakery Inter Europol, customer of ING, is a great example of Poland’s thriving economy. The next time you order a croissant at a café in Brussels or Berlin, there’s a good chance the dough was prepared in the Polish village of Malopole!
"16.11.2015 17:35:00" ingworld.ing.com A Not-So-Brave New World The growth in business investment in the developed world looks set to continue to disappoint, despite aggressively expansionary monetary policies and an exciting list of new technologies. ING Chief Economist Mark Cliffe examines the reasons why. "It is clear that official statistics are increasingly failing to keep up with accelerating innovation."
"15.11.2015 19:32:01" ingworld.ing.com Blazing new trails ING has a long history in starting up new enterprises around the world. Learn how ING did this in Mongolia, Czech Republic and Kazakhstan. Seldom do people associate a bank with being an entrepreneur. But a glance at ING’s history proves otherwise.
"15.11.2015 15:15:00" ezonomics.com Christmas is coming: have you started putting money aside for celebrations? Try our one-click eZonomics poll Yeah, yeah, Christmas is coming. Do you put money aside to celebrate? Try our one-click eZonomics poll
"13.11.2015 11:08:54" ing.com During a special ceremony at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport 10 successful Dutch medium-sized businesses won the Orange Trade Mission Fund 2015. An initiative of KLM, Ministerie van Economische Zaken, MKB Nederland and ING.
"12.11.2015 17:25:01" ingworld.ing.com ING Belgium thinks forward to a sustainable economy ING Belgium’s sustainable approach increasingly embeds sustainability in its operations. On the same day world leaders pledged to commit to critical sustainable development goals, ING Belgium held its own ‘Summit’ in Brussels
"12.11.2015 14:34:01" ezonomics.com The IMF The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is rarely out of the headlines – what it does affects economies all around the world.. The IMF organisation was one of the proposals conceived at a 1944 UN meeting in Bretton Woods, USA. International body the IMF is always in the news - but what is it, where did it come from, and what does it really do when it comes to the national economy?
"11.11.2015 18:45:00" ingworld.ing.com The most memorable quotes from 3Q Who made the news in the last quarter? A selection of the nine most memorable quotes.…
"11.11.2015 15:35:00" ezonomics.com “Do I want to pay more?” – and five more tips for home buying “Do I want to pay more?” – and five more tips for home buying. Many people dream of upgrading to a larger home, or one in a more desirable location. However, there appears to be merit in imagining the opposite situation, perhaps pretending they don’t Buying, renting or renovating? Decision time can be tough, and feelings can run high: see our top tips for a better long-term return.
"10.11.2015 16:32:49" ING's vision on fintech Threat or opportunity? ING CEO Ralph Hamers on fintech
"10.11.2015 08:35:00" ingworld.ing.com Better service thanks to innovation “Fast, simple, clear and, above all, easy to use.” That’s what users are saying about payconiq, the app for making fast and easy payments via your smartphone. Accelerating innovation is a cornerstone of ING’s Think Forward-strategy. For ING, these innovations must lead to improved services for customers.
"08.11.2015 19:01:41" ingworld.ing.com The sky is not the limit Courage is in our genes. It’s what drove explorers like Christopher Columbus and Roald Amundsen to discover the earth. Today, billionaires like Elon Musk and Richard Branson are following in their footsteps. What drives them?
"05.11.2015 13:00:52" ingworld.ing.com The world of ING in 3Q From a smart travel app in Australia to free Wi-Fi in Turkey; this is what happened at ING in the past quarter…
"04.11.2015 13:07:07" www.ing.com ING again named world leader in corporate action on climate change ING is ranked in the top 3% of more than 2,000 companies when it comes to actions and strategies to combat climate change, receiving the highest possible score, according to CDP, a leading not-for-profit organisation that uses measurement and disclos
"04.11.2015 07:31:49" Timeline Photos
"04.11.2015 06:11:49" Timeline Photos We posted a 3Q15 underlying net result of EUR 1,092 million. More information: http://www.ing.com/3q15
"04.11.2015 06:10:00" ING CEO Ralph Hamers on ING’s 3Q15 results Our CEO Ralph Hamers talks about the way digitalization brings new competitors to the banking landscape, the partnering with fintechs to improve the customer experience and his view on the economic outlook.
"03.11.2015 11:58:16" www.ing.com ING has joined all Dutch banks in signing a 10-point action plan to tackle climate change The statement co-ordinated by the Dutch Banking Association (NVB) recognises climate change as a serious problem, which needs to be addressed collectively, and encourages the Dutch government to take extra steps in working towards solutions. Together with all Dutch banks we signed a 10-point action plan to tackle climate change #ING
"03.11.2015 11:06:07" Timeline Photos
"02.11.2015 13:00:59" www.ezonomics.com Six tips for making the most of time Six tips for making the most of time. How much do you think your spare time is worth?The answer might help answer tricky questions, such as choosing whether to eat in or dine out, spend the day with family or stay late at work. .… Research says commuting costs us €17 per hour – time that’s lost to other activities. How much is your spare time worth? Deciding how to make the most of everything can be tricky - read eZonomics' top six tips.
"30.10.2015 15:01:18" www.ezonomics.com The Halloween indicator in financial markets Spooky fact: financial markets may perform less well from 31 October to 30 April on average, studies say. Want to know more about the Halloween indicator, and other calendar effects?
"29.10.2015 19:23:30" ezonomics.com Do you “put your money where your mouth is”? They say you should “put your money where your mouth is” to support by actions not just words.
But words themselves appear to play a role in the way people think about money. Did you know that the way we talk about spending, borrowing, saving and investing may actually influence success in achieving goals?
"29.10.2015 11:01:51" www.ing.com Collaboration between banks & #FinTechs leads to happier customers! How banks are dealing with Fintechs, was the theme of the panel discussion ING’s Director of Corporate Strategy Dorothy Hill was on during the Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday 27 October.
"25.10.2015 19:45:34" www.ezonomics.com How not to get hooked – four dos and don’ts for banking on the go A day or two after making a purchase online, an email arrives saying your PayPal account has been suspended. Do you answer it – or consign it to the trash? Want to stay safe from phishing and fraud when banking on the go? Here are a few simple rules to protect your personal details and finances.
"23.10.2015 13:40:20" Timeline Photos What might your credit card details be worth?
On average, cyber criminals pay $5 on the internet-based black market for personal card data, according to a new Intel Security/McAfee report: http://www.mcafee.com/us/resources/reports/rp-hidden-data-e
"22.10.2015 14:10:00" When is deflation not really deflation? Inflation in the Eurozone is negative again. So is it worth putting off buying goods or services? Our senior economist Bert Colijn explains in 90 seconds.
"20.10.2015 12:54:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 54 = percent of smartphone users in India shopping with a mobile app | ING eZonomics 54 = percent of smartphone users in India were shopping with a mobile app in May 2015 - up from 21% the year before. The Nielsen monthly figures showed only 45% choosing to go to store websites when shopping by phone. In India, 54% of people who have smartphones now shop by mobile app according to Nielsen figures, instead of visiting store websites. The share is up from 21% in May 2014.
"19.10.2015 15:53:00" ezonomics.com a NEET | ING eZonomics Young people don’t have a care in the world, some might say. . Yet the under-30s were hit harder by the 2007-2012 downturn than any other group, according to the global Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). More young adults than ever are not in education, employment or training (NEETs). Their plight is worrying economists worldwide, because it may have a big effect on society.
"15.10.2015 19:46:40" Visit Brainport NL by ING CEO Ralph Hamers Brainport Industries, innovative heart of the Netherlands, and a unique eco system of 90 high-tech companies working together to increase their competitiveness. More info at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-Innovation-Index-The-Netherlands-is
"15.10.2015 13:11:00" Kabbage This is how Kabbage works. More info about our investment in this US #fintech company at http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-invests-in-fintech-company-Kabbage.htm
"14.10.2015 15:18:01" Timeline Photos Today the opening of the exhibition “Pop Art in Belgium!” takes place. The extensive exhibition in the ING Art Centre in Brussels features the work of some of the most recognized Pop Artists. You will find artworks by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein
"14.10.2015 10:25:00" ing.com ING invests in fintech company Kabbage ING has taken an equity stake in US based fintech company Kabbage, a leading technology and data platform powering automated lending to small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The investment is part of a financing round in which Kabbage raised USD 135 m We've taken a stake in US based #fintech company Kabbage and are exploring further cooperation.
"14.10.2015 08:43:31" giphy.com Iis Animated GIF The best GIFs are on Giphy House prices optimism rising but the difference between countries is huge #IIS #ING http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/Europe-puts-faith-in-bricks-mortar.htm
"13.10.2015 11:30:46" Timeline Photos Publish first and check the facts later? Find the answers of journalists and PR proffessionals: ing.com/sming15
"12.10.2015 12:50:00" ezonomics.com Making a money choice? Making a money choice? Your culture and background can affect how you handle your personal finances, as economist Chris Dillow explains for ING eZonomics.
"12.10.2015 07:25:31" ing.com ING Innovation Index: The Netherlands is ready for digitalisation, but not in every sector The rapid pace of global technological developments is undeniable. But what is the impact of these innovations on our country and how is the Netherlands dealing with the changes?
"09.10.2015 13:48:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 1.5 Dutch treat! People in the Netherlands enjoyed a 1.5% boost to their purchasing power in 2014, after four years of decline.
"08.10.2015 13:39:00" ing.com Social media has a growing impact on the news #SMING15 International media professionals agree: social media increasingly influence the news. Social media has a growing impact on the news. Here is the full report & infographic of our international #SMING15 study:
"06.10.2015 16:33:01" Timeline Photos Feeling the heat? People across Europe now want to go solar - rather than install a new bathroom: learn more in ING’s 15-country study of 14,837 people.
"06.10.2015 13:00:00" The best ideas for the bank of the future - Join the hackathon The best ideas for the bank of the future. Submit your idea, gather your team & build it during the hackathon. https://24hcoding.com/ #fintech #innovation #banking #hackathon #24hcoding
"02.10.2015 13:33:01" Timeline Photos Do you think of owning a home purely as an investment? Overall in Europe, 46% do – and younger people are more likely to agree. See the full report here http://www.ezonomics.com/ing_international_survey/homes_and_mortgages_2015 .
"01.10.2015 08:32:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 28 The world had 28 “mega cities” with more than 10 million people making their homes in each in 2014. A UN report shows that by 2045, more than six billion people are expected to be living in cities or other urban areas.
"30.09.2015 13:29:01" youtube.com Coltiva il tuo sogno 2015 - Eng Coltiva il tuo sogno – www.coltivailtuosogno.it. Coltiva il tuo sogno is an educational project of ING Bank Italy dedicated to Italian primary schools with t... Watch what ING DIRECT Italia does with educational project "Grow your dream" for financial literacy.
"29.09.2015 13:30:48" www.ezonomics.com Should I buy a house and rent out part of it? Ian Bright: Should I buy a house and rent out part of it?. Naren asks: I am thinking about buying a house, living on one floor with my wife (no child), and letting out another floor. Do you feel this is a good idea, especially from a tax-saving persp “Should I buy a house and rent out part of it?”: Ian Bright, ING eZonomics economist, blogs his response to this reader question. Do you agree?
"26.09.2015 13:42:01" youtube.com Agile way of working at ING Netherlands ING Netherlands has implemented an agile way of working to change customer demands more quickly. This new way of working (in squads/tribes and chapters) give...
"25.09.2015 11:07:16" ing.com ING supports UN push to tackle climate change and end poverty On 25 September 2015, more than 190 world leaders will pledge to tackle climate change, end extreme poverty and to fight for inequality and injustice by 2030. No point going half way! We support The Global Goals so you can #TellEveryone .
"24.09.2015 17:48:26" ing.com ING partners with StartupDelta and the Amsterdam Capital Week This week, the Amsterdam Capital Week (ACW) is held to promote the city as startup capital of Europe. We are partnering with StartupDelta and the Amsterdam Capital Week.
"22.09.2015 08:54:02" Timeline Photos Still renting? It's getting harder to buy your own home, say nearly four-in-five in ING's Homes and Mortgages 2015 research – covering 14,837 respondents.
"21.09.2015 13:45:01" ezonomics.com Not all debts are equal – and three more money tips for university students Did you know that some debts are costlier than others? There may be no need to "just scrape by" this semester: read three more money tips for new students by ING eZonomics.
"18.09.2015 13:03:01" How manufacturing might offer hope In 90 seconds: Discover how manufacturing might offer real hope to the Greek economy with ING senior economist Bert Colijn.
"17.09.2015 16:25:33" www.ing.com Winners of ING Unseen Talent Award announced Sophie Jung (jury prize) and Lara Gasparotto (audience prize) are the winners of the first ING Unseen Talent Award – an initiative of ING and the Unseen Photo Fair.
"17.09.2015 13:52:00" ingworld.ing.com “Big companies are under threat fundamentally” Singularity University’s Salim Ismail is on a mission to teach the world about exponential growth and the implications for big businesses. Exponential organizations and their impact. Singularity University's Salim Ismail explains.
"17.09.2015 11:31:30" ing.com ING among the first companies in Apple News app Yesterday Apple released a major novelty: Apple News. It is a built-in news app and part of the new iOS9 operating system that was launched today. This means that every Apple user who downloads iOS9 will automatically have Apple News on his device an
"15.09.2015 13:29:00" ingworld.ing.com “People are creatures of habit” People are creatures of habit, says behavioural expert Kirsten Rohde. And as a bank, you can use that in a good way. Financial behaviour is an area that could be better understood. ING is investing in research.
"14.09.2015 13:30:01" Timeline Photos Want to win two tickets for the Unseen Photo Fair in Amsterdam?
Cast your vote for the Public Award of the ING Unseen Talent Award and you can win one of the prizes!
"13.09.2015 16:45:43" Timeline Photos Are house prices set to rise or fall where you live? ING polled 14,837 people across 15 countries; the research saw people's expectations about house price rises over the next 12 months increase most in Spain, the Netherlands and Turkey. http://bit.l
"12.09.2015 13:30:42" www.ezonomics.com How to bank better online – top tips for safer passwords When did you last change your online banking password? It's easier to boost your mobile money management and security than you think, as these top tips explain.
"11.09.2015 15:40:01" ingworld.ing.com Dance music industry mature sector of the economy The dance music industry has grown into a mature sector of the economy Dance music evolves into a mature industry of the economy. An estimated of six billion euros is generated by the dance music industry.
"11.09.2015 07:34:10" Timeline Photos Would a fall in house prices be good for society? 72% of people in Europe agree - and ING’s in-depth survey of 14,837 people across 15 countries also suggests concern that many people are locked out of owning. http://bit.ly/IIS_homes_and_mortgages
"10.09.2015 10:37:14" ing.com ING rises in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and Sustainalytics rating ING has improved its performance substantially in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) annual review published today by RobecoSAM, naming ING among world leaders in its category. We are proud of our performance in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices & Sustainalytics.
"09.09.2015 16:11:18" Timeline Photos We look forward to another great 10 years with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra! http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/All-news/ING-extends-partnership-with-Royal-Concertgebouw-Orchestra-for-10-years.htm
"09.09.2015 12:37:00" Want to know more about digital loyalty platform Qustomer that we acquired this week? Check out this video.
"08.09.2015 08:01:56" Timeline Photos ING supports talent. The ING Unseen Talent Award offers new photography talent an international platform. Vote for your favourite photo and you might win one of the special prizes.
Vote here: www.ing.com/iuta
"07.09.2015 13:54:12" Timeline Photos Meet the ING Unseen Talents
Today we introduce the fifth participant of the ING Unseen Talent Award, Lara Gasparotto (BE) (1989) she describes her artistic work: “I basically do what I’ve always done: I photograph what’s around me, my surroundings, m
"07.09.2015 08:03:00" ing.com ING acquires Belgian digital loyalty platform Qustomer ING has acquired the Belgian digital loyalty platform Qustomer. With Qustomer, users can collect and redeem loyalty points from shops and other retail outlets using a physical card with QR code technology or via the Qustomer application on their smar
"06.09.2015 14:45:38" www.ezonomics.com Numbers | 2 2 = extra weeks were allocated to the school holidays in Turkey in an attempt to boost local tourism figures in summer 2015 - said to be suffering a 13.8% revenue drop due to local security concerns. Families in Turkey are set to enjoy two extra weeks of school holidays this year: Turkey wants to reverse a 13.8% slide in summer tourism earnings, according to Hürriyet Daily News.
"05.09.2015 15:45:41" Timeline Photos Meet the ING UNSEEN Talents: The award ceremony of the ING UNSEEN Talent Award 2015 is getting closer, in almost two weeks we will announce the winner. This week we introduce one of the five finalist. Sophie Jung (L) (1982), about her work: “When I
"03.09.2015 13:16:07" www.ezonomics.com Five tips for college students Five tips for college students . With thousands about to start university or college – and many more already there – financial advice for students abounds.. . Struggling with back to school budgets? Make your funds go further this year with these five top tips from the eZonomics archive.
"02.09.2015 13:15:53" ingworld.ing.com Is that really you? Biometrics says yes or no The theft of passwords and online data has been rising for years, what to do?
"01.09.2015 14:15:45" www.ezonomics.com Numbers | 83 We’re growing: the global population is rising by 1.18% a year - down from 1.24% a decade ago. The UN says this will add 83 million people in 2015.
"31.08.2015 14:31:01" ingworld.ing.com Customers are the best customer service staff Customers often seem the best people to help one another, as seen in web communities. Find out more in this article. In the digital age, customers perform several roles. The customer is a consumer, brand ambassador, sounding board, but also a supplier of ideas.
"30.08.2015 14:30:41" www.ezonomics.com Sleep-o-nomics: Do night owls or early risers earn more? Sleep-o-nomics: Do night owls or early risers earn more?. Are you typically up with the larks in the morning, or wide awake with the full moon? Do you think sleep patterns make a difference to your earnings and finances over time? ING eZonomics seeks out and discusses the latest research findings.
"28.08.2015 13:01:17" www.ezonomics.com a double-dip recession Stories about a double-dip recession hit the headlines in Italy in 2012. In 2013, the same was true in Ireland. . The eurozone, meanwhile, was in a double-dip for 18 months from 2012. This talk of double-dips refers to an economy that has been in a r Double trouble for finances? ING eZonomics explains double (and triple) dip recessions - surprisingly, even experts may disagree on the definition.
"27.08.2015 13:00:36" Holidays, education and other long-term goals can cost a lot. Here’s how to ensure the best personal finance decisions will get you there.
"26.08.2015 13:45:45" ingworld.ing.com Why we need an education revolution Game-changing technologies are revolutionising the labour market. Employees need to develop new skills to be ready for the future. And education must change too. “Get rid of all those dull books!” A new generation of teachers is showing how.
"25.08.2015 14:15:44" UK led Europe online grocery shopping in 2014, with 4.4% of groceries in the UK bought online. France was hard on its heels, though, with online grocery purchases expanding fastest.
"21.08.2015 16:51:01" ing.com Alexandre Tharaud soloist at Prinsengracht Concert 2015 This year, Tharaud headlines what is now the 34th edition of the Prinsengracht Concert. The Prinsengracht Concert 2015 will be held on tomorrow, Saturday 22 August. ING is again one of the proud sponsors of this prestigious open-air concert.
"21.08.2015 13:14:02" Meet the Talents:The talents for the ING Unseen Talent Award are finalizing their work within the theme "Who are we here for?", before the winner will be announced at Unseen on September 17th. Today we introduce one of the five talents. Sjoerd Knibbe
"20.08.2015 13:12:01" ezonomics.com The science behind why a second opinion can pay dividends | ING eZonomics The science behind why a second opinion can pay dividends. How much money would you need to save to get an income of €25,000 a year in retirement? Take a guess.. If you are like the average person, your estimate will be a long way off. People have a Don't get caught out by classic thinking traps. Behavioural economist Nathalie Spencer gives her top tips on personal finance planning for ING’s eZonomics.
"18.08.2015 13:34:01" ingworld.ing.com ingworld.ing.com The Greek crisis: what are the lessons to be learnt? 21 Lessons from the Greek Crisis by ING's Mark Cliffe.
"17.08.2015 13:26:01" ing.com Ships ahoy! ING backs world’s largest nautical event Dutch sea heroes are at the centre this week’s SAIL 2015. ING has been a proud lead sponsor of the event since 1975.
"14.08.2015 13:45:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 40 Nielsen research reveals a shocking 40% of Americans living from paycheque to paycheque, unable to cover their expenses.
"13.08.2015 13:43:01" ingworld.ing.com The world of ING in 2Q From the Apple Watch to taking on climate change, this is what happened at ING in the last quarter
"12.08.2015 13:34:00" ingworld.ing.com The most memorable quotes from 2Q Who made the news last quarter? A selection of the 9 most remarkable quotes.
"11.08.2015 14:01:01" *Meet the ING Unseen Talent Award Talents!*
Under the guidance of established Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra , the talents are following several coaching sessions. They discuss their portfolios and are developing ideas for the commission that wil
"07.08.2015 13:50:00" Ice cream is more tempting to us than ever, with 722.8 million pounds spent on icy treats in the UK alone in 2014.
"06.08.2015 14:51:01" ezonomics.com Slideshows | Five quotes about being wise at work | ING eZonomics When it comes to jobs and working, inspiring words can go a long way. This selection of quotes about the daily grind show this has been the case for a long time – with the Chinese philosopher Confucius uttering words of wisdom about employment and ha Who said to make sweet lemonade out of life's lemons? Get wise about work with these five famous quotes.
"05.08.2015 08:00:01" ING CEO Ralph Hamers on ING’s 2Q15 results 4-minute video about ING's 2Q15 results, innovation and views on the (sharing) economy with our CEO Ralph Hamers.
"05.08.2015 06:30:08" We posted a 2Q15 underlying net result of EUR 1,118 million. More information:http://www.ing.com/Newsroom/Quarterly-Results-Publications-Suite/2Q2015-Publication-Suite.htm
"03.08.2015 13:49:00" ezonomics.com Nine must read books for 2015: ING economists’ summer reading lists revealed | Nine must read books for 2015: ING economists’ summer reading lists revealed. The summer holiday season can be a time to kick back and catch up on some reading. . But which books are top of the list? Four ING economists have shared their must read bo What will you read this summer? Let us know – meanwhile, here are nine must-read books from ING economists.
"31.07.2015 16:32:01" ing.com 10-year Anniversary ING Boat at Amsterdam Gay Pride ING’s commitment to inclusiveness and diversity will again be on display on Saturday 1 August with participation in the annual Amsterdam Canal Parade.
"31.07.2015 13:00:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 2.6 = dollars spent on apparel – clothing, textiles, footwear and luxury goods –... People spend more than $2.6 trillion a year on clothing, textiles, footwear and luxury goods worldwide. And research suggests the market is expanding.
"30.07.2015 14:18:01" Meet the ING Unseen Talent Award Talents (IUTA )! This week we introduce one of the five talents. The five IUTA talents of 2015 are Sébastien Bonin (BE), Lara Gasparotto (BE), Sophie Jung (L), Sjoerd Knibbler (NL), Olya Oleinic (NL). Today we introdu
"27.07.2015 14:50:01" Boxer Muhammad Ali said: "What keeps me going is goals." What might other famous figures say about investing and risk to give us all a fighting chance?
"27.07.2015 13:47:01" Travelling from or to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol? Don't forget to make your personalized selfie.
"22.07.2015 13:25:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 58 58 = percent of people in Asia believe their children will be better off financially than they were – the most optimistic region worldwide. People in Asia have the highest hopes for their children's futures. A Pew Research report found that 58% believe their children will do better financially than them.
"21.07.2015 13:09:01" ezonomics.com What Pinocchio can teach us about managing money | ING Don’t follow your nose like Pinocchio on money management – there is wisdom in children’s stories. Remember the risk when you're promised a golden return; don't ignore classic investment principles.
"15.07.2015 13:11:01" ING congratulates the five nominees for the ING Unseen Talent Award, and who are now developing their final work to be exhibited at UNSEEN - Photography Fair Amsterdam in September.
Their first coaching session took place at Foam Amsterdam, under th
"14.07.2015 14:45:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 58 Fifty-eight per cent of people in Europe say saving money is a top reason to participate in the sharing economy, according to a 2015 ING International Survey.
"13.07.2015 12:45:01" ezonomics.com Welcome to the sharing economy Top 5 ways to make money from renting out your belongings. Sharing is caring: Five ways to make money from renting out your belongings in the expanding “sharing economy”.
"10.07.2015 13:03:01" ing.com ING Best Bank in Western Europe, Belgium and Netherlands On 9 July, ING in Western Europe, Belgium and the Netherlands was named best bank at the annual Euromoney Awards for Excellence.
"09.07.2015 13:51:01" Are tapas really more delicious in Spain? We may enjoy our food more when on holiday, as this poll from eZonomics archive suggests. http://www.ezonomics.com/polls/does_food_seem_to_taste_better_when_youre_dining_out_while_on_holiday
"06.07.2015 14:05:00" Turkey and the US are sharing-economy leaders, with 9% participating, according to a 2015 ING International Survey. Have you joined the sharing revolution?
"03.07.2015 12:33:01" ezonomics.com Does midsummer madness affect share markets? | ING If midsummer madness and heat may affect share markets, what other financial effects might be seasonal?
"30.06.2015 21:54:27" New Amsterdam City Swim The first edition of the New Amsterdam City Swim will be on Sunday the 21st of June in the Hudson River. On Sunday, June 21st, 14 ING employees participated in the first-ever New Amsterdam City swim that took place in New York. Braving the conditions of the Hudson River, they raised over $15K for ALS medical research! More information: https://www.faceb
"29.06.2015 14:59:30" This month, ING employees from 15 countries raised funds for UNICEF. We celebrate today all the participants from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Spain and ING Run for Youth This month, ING employees from 15 countries raised funds for UNICEF. We celebrate today all the participants from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Spain and
"29.06.2015 14:59:30" This month, ING employees from 15 countries raised funds for UNICEF. We celebrate today all the participants from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Spain and ING Run for Youth This month, ING employees from 15 countries raised funds for UNICEF. We celebrate today all the participants from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Hong Kong, Germany, the UK, France, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Spain and
"25.06.2015 18:00:00" ing.com Innovation Bootcamp: More than 1800 ideas from ING employees Today 400 ING employees witnessed the final stage of Innovation Bootcamp, a four month internal program in search of ideas that help ING deliver its promise to empower customers. Eight finalist international employee teams had just 15 minutes each to
"25.06.2015 14:46:02" Could ongoing zero (or near zero) interest rates encourage new spending? Find out more in this ING eZonomics article.
"23.06.2015 13:42:01" ezonomics.com House money How the house money effect tempts us to gamble on risk in ways that may affect our personal finances, as explained by ING’s eZonomics.
"22.06.2015 10:19:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 11.1 Unemployment is falling – it’s down to 11.1% -- across all Eurozone member countries, according to Eurostat in April 2015.
"19.06.2015 11:34:01" ingworld.ing.com An organized wallet & a waste-free world Financial health contributes to a stronger economy and helps our customers achieve their goals.
"18.06.2015 13:24:00" ingworld.ing.com The robot that will conquer the world She is 57 cm high, walks, recognises people, talks and sings. Her name is Zora, the world’s first care robot. If it were up to the designers, Zora has a great future, particularly given the shortage of staff in the healthcare sector.
"17.06.2015 13:23:01" ezonomics.com Six tips for managing a cash windfall Dreaming of a windfall? Adopt these six top tips, and unexpected cash rewards may transform both your money and your life.
"17.06.2015 10:27:00" opentuinendagen.nl Open Garden Days in Amsterdam We asked an artist to reinterpret the bank's garden for the Open Garden Days in Amsterdam. ”Which shades of green can be found in the garden?” wondered Anne Geene, winner of the ING Unseen Talent Award 2014. The result is a museum-style exhibition of
"16.06.2015 14:42:00" ezonomics.com Driving the best deal: how can car buyers make better choices? | ING eZonomics Ian Bright: Driving the best deal: how can car buyers make better choices?. Tom asks: Each year many people choose to buy a car. It is one of the few large financial decisions that people make regularly in life. But how can you make the best choice? Buying a car is one of the few large financial decisions that people make regularly in life. ING senior economist Ian Bright answers a reader question asking how you can make the best choice. Do you agree with him?
"15.06.2015 13:34:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 45 . So who pays for the wedding or civil union? Traditionally it might be family - but latest ING research shows that 45% of couples today rely on their savings.
"12.06.2015 10:19:00" ingworld.ing.com “The world of health is full of old ideas” Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde is a master at breaking through existing systems and conventions. Witness his ‘smart highway’. The challenge he is addressing now is: how can you make people live healthier?
"11.06.2015 12:17:00" ezonomics.com www.ezonomics.com Many professional footballers probably earn less than you think. . The term “median” explains why – and is also relevant to many other situations in life. According to the media, average salaries for professional footballers are sky-high. But all averages are not created equal, as ING’s eZonomics explains.
"10.06.2015 12:33:00" ing.com Discount on Rijksmuseum tickets We have been a proud main sponsor of the Rijksmuseum for 10 years now. So time to celebrate, with a 10 euro discount on two admission tickets in June.
"09.06.2015 12:14:01" “Developed markets” is a well-known term among investors. But do you know how many countries experts say meet their definition?
"08.06.2015 12:15:00" ing.com Open Garden Days, Amsterdam, 19-21 June At the third weekend of June, about 30, mostly private gardens will be open to the public, some of them for the first time.
"04.06.2015 13:25:00" video.cnbc.com European couples opt for wallet-friendly nuptials Ian Bright, senior economist at ING, discusses a survey which revealed that wedding budgets in Europe are shrinking due to the ripple effects of a slowing economy. How many couples are going into debt to pay for their wedding or civil ceremony? ING senior economist Ian Bright talks “wallet-friendly” nuptials on CNBC.
"03.06.2015 13:46:00" ing.com ING Netherlands introduces mobile banking app for SmartWatch ING Netherlands introduces a Mobile Banking app for the smartwatch.
"02.06.2015 16:27:00" ing.com ING DIRECT Australia introduces ‘One Swipe’ Banking And Apple Watch App In a next move to strengthen ING’s innovative position in the market, ING DIRECT Australia has introduced true 'one swipe' banking, allowing customers using Apple devices to easily check their transaction account, savings, mortgage and superannuation
"02.06.2015 14:12:17" ezonomics.com What’s wrong with the cost of an “average” wedding? | ING eZonomics What’s wrong with the cost of an “average” wedding?. How much do you think people spend on their weddings? . The sum a stranger splashes on the confetti, cake and other special touches for their big day might not seem very relevant to you. But newspa How much do you think people spend on saying “I do”? eZonomics has crunched the numbers in the ING International Survey special report on weddings and life events and come up with five lessons from the study.
"01.06.2015 13:51:00" ingworld.ing.com Live healthier and happier while having fun Most of the offerings in the App Store's health and fitness category are apps for monitoring the body's functions. Not games. The Netherlands-based Happitech has changed all that with Skip a Beat, a mobile game that measures your heart rate. The digi Live healthier and happier while having fun. Meet Skip a Beat, a mobile game that measures your heart rate.
"29.05.2015 11:29:01" ingworld.ing.com Green power for the Philippines The Burgos Wind Project heralds a new chapter in the Philippines’ development of renewable energy projects. ING supports this projects, which will provide electricity to approximately two million households and will replace about 200,000 tons of carb The Burgos Wind Project heralds a new chapter in the Philippines’ development of renewable energy projects. ING supports this projects, which will provide electricity to approximately two million households and will replace about 200,000 tons of carb
"28.05.2015 13:58:01" ezonomics.com What is your favourite colour worth? | ING eZonomics What is your favourite colour worth?. Welcome to the world of Simon Cowell, look away now. In this eZonomics blast from the past, our economist sings a “unique” version of 80s hit Pink Cadillac while explaining how much colour can cost you.
"27.05.2015 14:15:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 916 Which country has more working-age people than any other? It’s China, which had 916 million people aged 16-59 in 2014.
"26.05.2015 14:54:01" Money may well buy you love – if you count the cost of big life events such as marriage and children, in this piece from the eZonomics archive.
"21.05.2015 13:05:01" ingworld.ing.com The 8 most distinctive quotes from the past quarter From Klaas Knot to Yael Maguire. These were the 8 most distinctive quotes from the past quarter. Which quote stuck in your mind?
"21.05.2015 06:57:57" As a supporter of young talent, ING is actively engaged with De Ateliers, a postgraduate artist institute in Amsterdam. Last wednesday the exhibition ‘Function Creep’ was opened to the public. During her opening speech Dutch minister of Culture Jet B
"19.05.2015 11:58:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 179.4 = what one buyer paid for Picasso painting Les Femmes d’Alger | ING eZonomics 179.4 = million dollars is what one buyer paid for Picasso's Les Femmes d'Alger (Version O) on 11 May 2015 at auction – underscoring art investment value. Thinking of an art investment? A Picasso painting fetched a recordbreaking price at Christie's New York auction on 11 May 2015.
"18.05.2015 13:29:00" ingworld.ing.com The world of ING in 1Q From the extension of the alliance with the Bank of Beijing to the sponsoring of Mons as cultural capital of Europe 2015. And what does the partnership between ING Belgium and SmartFin Capital mean for customers? Read more about these topics here. From the extension of the alliance with the Bank of Beijing to the sponsoring of Mons as cultural capital of Europe 2015. This was ING in the first quarter.
"17.05.2015 13:54:01" Mobile wallets help you pay easily anywhere, anytime. How do they fit into the digital money evolution, and where can you use them? http://www.ezonomics.com/whatis/a_mobile_wallet
"15.05.2015 12:52:01" Don't go with the flow of your personal finances: ING’s eZonomics explains how friends, family and peers may make or break your bank balance. http://www.ezonomics.com/stories/cost_of_friendship
"12.05.2015 11:27:04" Do you want to retire one day? The share of people who answer “no” has led to talk about the “age of the unretired”.
"11.05.2015 15:18:01" ingworld.ing.com Are doctors gradually becoming surplus to requirements? Now that the technology sector is homing in on healthcare, smart inventions are giving consumers a full picture of their physical fitness These innovations often set the old world and the new world on a collision path. “Technology companies are beati Technology companies are beating down the door of the healthcare sector and forcing a transformation.
"10.05.2015 07:05:01" Happy Mother’s Day! In honour of all the mothers we present you this brilliant artwork by Elżbieta Jabłońska. Household Games can be interpreted on several levels: as a tribute to the contemporary mother, but also as an ironic transposition of an unr
"08.05.2015 08:24:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 62 = the percentage of people worldwide with an account at a bank or other provider |... 62 = the percentage of people worldwide with an account at a bank, financial institution, or mobile-money service provider in 2014. That's up from 51% in 2011, a survey says. Fewer people worldwide have a banking account than you might think – although World Bank research says the number is growing.
"07.05.2015 08:05:00" ING's 1Q2015 results, strategy and views on European economy in a 4-minute video with our CEO Ralph Hamers.
"07.05.2015 06:38:49" We’ve just published our 1Q2015 results. http://bit.ly/1Q2015_Results
"04.05.2015 13:09:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 7.5 = the average 2013 rating for life satisfaction given by those earning the highest... 7.5 = out of 10 is the average 2013 rating for life satisfaction given by those earning the highest income in Europe. Being in the top third of earners came second, after health, as the factor most often correlated with life satisfaction. Money might buy happiness: Bigger earners in Europe are happier with their lives than the average person, a Eurostat survey found.
"04.05.2015 09:58:13" ing.com Personalised selfies in our “World, here I come”- campaign In January we “painted” Amsterdam Airport Schiphol orange with the launch of our international marketing campaign “World, here I come!” Travelling from or to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol? Don't forget to make your personalized selfie.
"30.04.2015 13:43:05" Global GDP is growing again on average, according to the IMF's April economic outlook. Which countries are ahead, or falling behind? http://bit.ly/number3point5
"29.04.2015 13:31:01" Spooked by a money illusion? The apparent value of your notes and coins may not truly exist in reality.
"28.04.2015 10:45:01" ezonomics.com Five tips for choosing where to live | ING eZonomics Five tips for choosing where to live . Shall I live close to family? My job? In an expensive area or somewhere more affordable? . It is not only the price of property that matters when choosing where to live. Research may help when trying to find the Moving to the wrong location can cost you a lot. Here are five traps to avoid when moving house.
"24.04.2015 15:49:01" Artwork of the Week: Jongema en Boomer, 2007
The old man inside this tiny red car is Mr. Jongema, Pieter Pander’s (1962) retired back-door neighbor. In reality Mr. Jongema owned a poodle, but the artist decided to replace it with this more dangerous
"22.04.2015 14:14:00" ezonomics.com “Don’t think mobile technology is not for you” — nine dos and don’ts for banking on your phone | ING “Don’t think mobile technology is not for you” — nine dos and don’ts for banking on your phone. US comedian Steven Wright once quipped: “I saw a bank that said ’24 hour banking’— but I don’t have that much time.” . Even if a service is always open, w Here are ther nine dos and don'ts for banking on your phone.
"21.04.2015 15:07:01" Do you, as a trainee, want have impact on the future of banking? The ING traineeship allows you to take charge of your future, while working with us to improve our business at the same time.
Let’s meet at the ING Inhouse Days! A great way to experie
"21.04.2015 13:01:00" UNICEF and ING celebrate 10-year partnership. We are celebrating 10-year partnership with UNICEF ! See how the access to education for 1 million children improved through this partnership. http://bit.ly/ING_UNICEF_10years
"20.04.2015 13:06:01" ezonomics.com Numbers | 33 = percent of people in Europe who own a mobile device and have used a mobile... 33 = percent of people in Europe who own a mobile device have used a mobile payments app, such as Apple Pay or from a retailer. ING's 2015 research also found that 13% of mobile-device owners in the Netherlands and 56% of those in Turkey have used on Pay as you go: 33% of mobile-device owners in Europe say they have used a mobile payments app, according to ING's International Survey on Mobile Banking 2015.
"17.04.2015 16:07:00" Artwork of the Week: Iris van Dongen (1975), Suspicious VI (Verdacht VI), 2008
Iris van Dongen (1975) creates dark and mysterious scenes of eternally young, delicate women. Her ideas can come from memories, or contemporary things she sees every day.
"17.04.2015 12:29:00" ing.com Let’s partner on climate action. Now! #ClimateCEOs “We call upon governments to take bold action at the Paris climate conference (COP 21) in December 2015 to secure a more prosperous world for all of us. We are already taking action, and we stand ready to work together with the international communit Let’s partner for climate action. Now! More than 40 CEO’s including ING's Ralph Hamers call for action. #ClimateCEOs
"16.04.2015 13:00:04" Restaurant offers are popular in the Netherlands, where 55% say they have used these to reduce their bill, a poll by ING’s Dutch economics department found.
"15.04.2015 13:48:00" ezonomics.com the circular economy | ING eZonomics There’s a saying “what goes around comes around”.. It suggests that our actions have consequences and are part of some sort of cycle. It’s worth bearing this idea in mind when thoughts turn to the circular economy. What is the circular economy? ING’s eZonomics looks into a concept that has been gaining ground around the globe.
"14.04.2015 12:46:04" Goodbye cash: ING International Survey on Mobile Banking 2015 reveals 50% of people in Europe are using cash less than a year ago. http://bit.ly/fifty_percent
"13.04.2015 12:56:00" ing.com No card? No cash? No problem! Let’s pay, let’s BLIK! No card? No cash? No problem! ING customers in Poland can now pay in shops or withdraw cash from ATMs without a bank card following the introduction of a new standard for mobile payments.
"10.04.2015 16:07:03" Artwork of the Week: . Ari Versluis (1961) and Ellie Uyttenbroek (1965), The Girls from Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro (De Meisjes uit Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro), 2000
Dreaming of summer? Take note from these flamboyant women from sun-drenched Brazil. Ari Ver
"09.04.2015 12:19:06" Do you shop via your mobile? The new ING International Survey asked almost 15,000 people and found more than half in Europe do – and it is more popular among men. http://bit.ly/cash_on_mobile
"08.04.2015 13:05:00" What’s more important to you? Financial security or moving up the income ladder? In a US survey, 92% say financial security.
"07.04.2015 13:05:00" Having a savings fund to use when emergency strikes is considered to be one of the basics of healthy personal finances. Do you have enough?
"03.04.2015 16:07:00" Artwork of the Week: Matthijs Röling (1943), Tuin (spoorzoekers) (Garden (tracers)), 2005
Already looking for Easter eggs? Get into the spirit with this week’s artwork of figurative artist Matthijs Röling (1943). Inspired by the Italian Renaissance n
"01.04.2015 13:20:01" ezonomics.com Should I buy into shared home ownership? | ING eZonomics Ian Bright: Should I buy into shared home ownership?. Safak asks: Do you think shared home ownership is reasonable and convenient? This week senior economist Ian Bright answers a reader's question about the benefits and hidden costs of shared home ownership. Send Ian your questions!
"31.03.2015 13:28:04" What makes you happy? Across the European Union the average level of life satisfaction is 7.1 out of 10, according to new figures from Eurostat.
"30.03.2015 13:16:00" ezonomics.com Six of the best from a billionaire | ING eZonomics Six of the best from a billionaire. Could you take a big hit over the longer term? Check out six Warren Buffett tips for managing your own finances and investments.. Some might ask whether a billionaire could have anything relevant to say to the aver Do you follow the flock, or could you take a big hit over the longer term? Check out six top Warren Buffett tips for managing your finances from ING’s eZonomics.
"27.03.2015 16:07:01" Artwork of the Week: Wout Berger (1941), Ruigoord 3, 2001 (print 2006)
Don’t fret about the weather, spring is around the corner! Let’s get taken away by this beautiful ethereal photograph by Wout Berger (1941) from the ING Collection. His photograph
"26.03.2015 13:15:01" ezonomics.com If you pay for a friend’s dinner, how long does it usually take them to pay you back? | ING... If you pay for a friend’s dinner, how long does it usually take them to pay you back? Most respondents to the latest eZonomics online poll say it usually takes a few days for a friend to pay them back if they have paid the bill at dinner. Most respondents to the latest eZonomics online poll say it can take a few days for a friend to pay them back if they paid the bill at dinner.
"25.03.2015 11:05:01" ing.com Win tickets to a violin masterclass or a masterclass in conducting with the RCO! ING is giving away free tickets to a violin masterclass and a masterclass in conducting. And you can be one of the winners!
"22.03.2015 16:07:01" Artwork of the Week: Graham Dean (1951), Compartments 2 (Compartementen 2), 1979
Yet another train delay? Enjoy one of Graham Dean’s early works called Compartments 2 from the ING Collection while you get your coffee. For Graham Dean (1951), the body
"21.03.2015 15:18:00" ING presents a TEFAF 2015 Highlight :
Not only was Michaelina Woutiers (1617/1618 – 1689) the sole woman in Early Modern Europe to practise all genres of the art of painting (portraiture, still lifes, historical and genre paintings), but she also exc
"20.03.2015 15:50:01" ingworld.ing.com Dutch chef chasing Michelin star in Bangkok Dutch chef Henk Savelberg has exchanged his homeland for Bangkok. With his new restaurant, he aims to win a star this year in the brand-new Michelin Asia guide: a symbol of the fast-growing luxury sector in Asia.
"18.03.2015 16:02:01" ingworld.ing.com “Conflicts within families are very common, also among apes” Why are family businesses often so successful? What are the strengths of the family? And what are the pitfalls? Frans de Waal is one of the world’s most prominent primatologists. With his knowledge of the animal kingdom, few are better placed to hold Why are family businesses often so successful? Frans de Waal is one of the world’s most prominent primatologists. With his knowledge of the animal kingdom, few are better placed to hold up a mirror to our own behaviour.
"18.03.2015 14:13:01" ING presents a TEFAF 2015 Highlight:
In an era when television was still a novelty, video artist Nam June Paik (1932 – 2006) foresaw the popularity of this medium and used it to develop a completely new aesthetic. This ‘diamond’ houses three TV monit
"17.03.2015 12:27:00" ingworld.ing.com Fingerprint banking ING Belgium and ING Luxembourg introduced access to mobile banking with fingerprint recognition in autumn 2014. So customers no longer require a password for their mobile app, making ING the first bank to integrate biometrics into its apps.
"14.03.2015 12:11:01" ING presents a TEFAF 2015 Highlight:
René Magritte (1898 – 1967) takes advantage of our power of association by giving his works cryptic, circuitous titles. The title of this painting, literally the Curtain Palace, similarly leaves the viewer in the
"13.03.2015 14:07:00" Today TEFAF 2015 kicks off! The art fair is a continuously evolving showcase for the best works of art currently on the market. This year, ING is proud to exhibit ‘Dune’, an interactive work of art by Studio Roosegaarde. ‘Dune’ is an innovative lands
"12.03.2015 14:18:00" ingworld.ing.com ING’s omnichannel approach: anytime, anywhere In November ING announced a big change at ING Netherlands in the next few years. The object of the exercise is to further improve the services to customers. Nick Jue, CEO of ING Netherlands, answers a few questions. Nick Jue, CEO of ING Netherlands, answers a few questions on ING’s omnichannel approach: anytime, anywhere.
"11.03.2015 14:54:01" ezonomics.com Can watching TV actually improve the way you manage money? | ING eZonomics Can watching TV actually improve the way you manage money? . Watching a TV soap opera might be considered a guilty pleasure.. Curling up on the couch to catch the latest plot twist and discover which character’s been caught doing what. It’s fun, but Watching a TV soap opera might be considered a guilty pleasure. But can it actually improve the way we manage money?
"11.03.2015 11:15:00" ing.com ING Netherlands adds fingerprint authentication to their mobile app After introducing hands-free banking with voice recognition in September 2014, ING Netherlands now adds a second biometric feature to its mobile banking app.
"10.03.2015 15:52:02" Do you have any savings? Even adding a small amount each pay day can help develop a savings habit. Keeping a budget is a good idea too. http://bit.ly/savings_flowchart
"07.03.2015 15:31:00" ezonomics.com If you lent EUR10 to a friend but had not been paid back, what would you do? | ING eZonomics If you lent EUR10 to a friend but had not been paid back, what would you do? Respondents to the latest eZonomics online poll are split on what they would do if a friend had not repaid a EUR10 loan. Overall, 57% would forget about it while 43% would a If you lent €10 to a friend but had not been paid back, what would you do? Ask them for it? Or forget about it?
"06.03.2015 10:59:00" Artist of the Week: Koen Vermeule (1965)
‘I paint urban lone wolves, temporarily isolated from their environment. People you can bump into every day, in every metropolis. By painting, I try to create a new reality where transience and the issues of
"05.03.2015 15:10:00" ezonomics.com Numbers | 60 = percent of Brits who would like to be an author | ING eZonomics 60 = percent of people in Britain would like to be an author, a YouGov poll says, with other literary jobs also ranking highly. The least desirable jobs were miner (5%) and call centre worker (7%). What’s your dream job? An amazing 60% of people in Britain would like to be an author, according to a poll.
"04.03.2015 15:43:00" ingworld.ing.com Economics is a family affair The enormous role of the family in economic life is strangely overlooked. ING’s chief economist argues that it is time for economists, businesses and policy-makers to recognise families play a crucial part in shaping our prosperity. The enormous role of the family in economic life is strangely overlooked. ING’s chief economist argues that it is time for economists, businesses and policy-makers to recognise families play a crucial part in shaping our prosperity.
"02.03.2015 12:03:00" Artwork of the Week: Zelfportret 5 (Self-portrait 5), 2007
ING gave this ambiguous sculpture of Dutch artist Caspar Berger on loan to Museum De Fundatie (Zwolle, NL). Until the 6th of April, it will be featured in the exhibition ‘In Search of Meaning
"27.02.2015 15:38:01" Is a good education important to getting ahead in life? In Spain, 75% of Millennials say a good education is important to that goal, a Pew Research study found, compared with 42% in Italy and 21% in France. Millennials are the generation born betwee
"26.02.2015 14:06:00" ezonomics.com “We are living in a time of great uncertainty” – here’s what to do about it | ING eZonomics Chris Dillow: “We are living in a time of great uncertainty” – here’s what to do about it. Sometimes, the cliché is right. We really are living in a time of great uncertainty. “We are living in a time of great uncertainty”, blogs journalist and economist Chris Dillow for ING’s eZonomics. He says being flexible enough to cope with change is important and give five tips for managing long-term financial risks.
"23.02.2015 17:09:01" ingworld.ing.com The crown jewels of the global economy Family businesses constitute an economic superpower worldwide. Their potential is not always identified: policymakers pay very little attention to them and the businesses themselves postpone thorny issues, such as succession, sometimes for too long – Family businesses constitute an economic superpower worldwide. Yet their potential is not always identified. Read our article about family businesses.
"23.02.2015 15:34:00" ezonomics.com If you could choose any career, would you still pick the one you have now? | ING eZonomics If you could choose any career, would you still pick the one you have now? Most respondents to the latest eZonomics online poll would choose the career they have now, if they could pick any career. The way people work is changing. Portfolio careers and fewer hours. If you could choose any career, would you still pick the one you have now?
"20.02.2015 10:59:00" Artwork of the Week: Carpet, 2008
In his Material Transfer series photographer Levi van Veluw (1985) drapes himself in commonplace materials such as strips of carpet, pebble stones and moss. Besides his interest in textures and patterns, the invisib
"18.02.2015 15:04:00" ingworld.ing.com The 6 most remarkable quotes of previous quarter Read the six most remarkable and newsworthy statements of the past quarter. Who made the news in the last quarter? And what did they say? A selection of the six most remarkable and newsworthy statements of the last quarter.
"17.02.2015 15:06:01" www.ezonomics.com The simplest way to manage your money better? | ING eZonomics The simplest way to manage your money better?. You might think that tracking spending sounds a bit dull. . Taking note of items bought and money earned - it’s such a simple idea, so why do so many people swear by it? . What happened when a group of students were told to track their spending? Find out in the eZonomics article “The simplest way to manage your money better?”
"16.02.2015 18:26:00" www.cnbc.com Why we should all go Dutch on Valentine’s Day Across Europe, nearly a third of couples are keeping financial secrets from their partners – apart from the Dutch, a new survey has found. Did you go Dutch on Valentine's day?
"16.02.2015 14:20:01" German ING customers can identify themselves via the webcam and in Sweden ING made an important contribution towards the funding of a high-speed train link. Discover the most important news within ING in the past quarter. http://bit.ly/ING_in4Q
"13.02.2015 10:59:00" Artwork of the Week: Yahoo, 2005
This creature may seem soft and cuddly, but don’t be fooled. ‘That confusion is what it’s all about to me’, says Marjolijn Mandersloot (1959) about her, at first glance, soft and malleable animals. Closer examination
"11.02.2015 09:30:00" CEO Ralph Hamers on ING’s 4Q14 results In this four-minute video our CEO Ralph Hamers discusses ING’s many accomplishments during the last year, including major steps in restructuring and rolling out our new Think Forward strategy. He also discusses the outlook for the European economy an
"11.02.2015 08:57:18" We just published our 4Q14 results:
"10.02.2015 14:27:00" The video How Bonds Work from ING’s eZonomics has been viewed more than 10,000 times on YouTube. Take a look? http://bit.ly/howbondswork
"09.02.2015 15:24:01" Log in and check out: 86% of Brits aged over 55 years regularly shop online, a YouGov survey shows. Do you?
"06.02.2015 15:49:00" Artwork of the Week: Untitled, 2006.
The ominous cloud of smoke squeezing between the high buildings and gradually blocking out the sun could very easily be just a cloud in a regular sunny sky, but the last thing Gé-Karel van der Sterren (1969) wants
"05.02.2015 15:14:01" Would you consider celebrating Valentine’s Day a day later on 15 February to nab a bargain? ING’s eZonomics has four unusual tips for Valentine’s Day.
"03.02.2015 13:00:01" Do you know interest rates on loans? Of people in an ING survey who had a loan (other than a mortgage), more than a quarter – or 27% – didn’t know how much interest they paid on it. Time to take a closer look? bit.ly/interestonloans
"02.02.2015 13:00:00" Life insurance is one of the basics of personal finance that it is important to understand. The latest entry in our What is… series explains different types and why the level of cover needed might rise or fall. http://www.ezonomics.com/whatis/life_i
"31.01.2015 13:51:01" The fall in oil price is in the headlines. Are you feeling better off financially? http://bit.ly/petrol_price
"30.01.2015 15:49:01" Artist of the Week: Stuart Pearson Wright (1975)
‘It fascinates me, the idea that our lives are a performance. We are continually trying to work out who our character is, so that we can play ourselves. I certainly feel that about myself.’
"28.01.2015 14:51:01" Almost three quarters – or 74% – of people in Europe would feel embarrassed if they had to borrow money from family and/or friends, an ING survey of almost 13,000 people shows. What’s your view? http://bit.ly/seventy_four
"27.01.2015 13:00:01" Interest is always earned on a deposit, right? Not necessarily, if negative interest rates are in use. Find out more about negative interest rates in our explainer.
"26.01.2015 13:00:01" Senior economist Ian Bright answers the best questions posed by readers of ING’s eZonomics. His latest blogpost examines splitting investments between risky and less risky options. Do you have a question for Ian? bit.ly/splittinginvestments
"23.01.2015 15:49:01" Artwork of the Week: Haus am See (House by the lake), 2005.
Would you believe us if we told you that this isn’t just a picture of a house by a lake? Look closely. In fact, the lake is just puddle and the house and water tower are scale models. Thoma
"20.01.2015 14:24:43" As strange as it might sound, now is a good time to plan for the festive season in about a year’s time. That’s because the actual costs are freshly available. Will you make a budget?
"19.01.2015 15:10:19" Why “Grexit” fears have returned in 2015 Back in 2012 there was a lot of talk of the possibility of a Greek exit – or “Grexit” – from the Eurozone. Now in January 2015, fears have returned and ING s... Why has talk of a Greek exit – or “Grexit” – from the Eurozone revived? ING senior economist Martin van Vliet explains, in the January economic update video for eZonomics.
"17.01.2015 15:49:01" Artwork of the Week: Lech, 2005
Note the abandoned washing machine in the midst of this painting? It was one way for German painter Sven Kroner (1973) to emphasise the destructive power of nature versus the pettiness of humankind. Kroner’s landscapes
"16.01.2015 14:58:00" Almost two-in-five – or 38% – of people in Europe say they do not have any savings. Read more in the ING International Survey on Savings Report. http://www.ezonomics.com/ing_international_survey/savings_2015
"15.01.2015 15:12:01" Are we open with our loved ones about how much we earn and what we buy? The ING International Survey on Savings 2015 asked almost 13,000 people in 13 countries about hidden bank accounts and secret splurges. http://bit.ly/moneysecretsrevealed
"14.01.2015 15:02:01" The average age investors in the United States started saving for retirement was 29, according to a Gallup study. In fact, 7% started before they turned 20. Do you think 29 is too late, too early or just right? http://bit.ly/numbertwentynine
"13.01.2015 15:02:01" “As goes January, so goes the rest of the year.” Since the 1970s, this has been one of the great adages of the United States share market. In a 2011 blogpost from the eZonomics archive, economist Chris Dillow examines if it holds true. http://bit.ly/
"12.01.2015 11:02:01" In an auction for something you want, have you ever got caught up in the moment, outbid others and paid too much? If so, you are not alone. Read about “the winner’s curse” in the latest addition to our What is… series. http://www.ezonomics.com/whatis
"09.01.2015 13:57:00" The end of 2014 marked the end of ING Collection’s jubilee year. This week, the artworks of our exhibition ‘The Hidden Picture’ in the Cobra Museum are carefully packed and they will soon return to their customary places in ING offices all around Eur
"08.01.2015 09:20:01" If you’re making a New Year resolution on financial matters for 2015, here are some tips to help them stick. http://bit.ly/newyear_resolutions
"31.12.2014 14:30:01" Artwork of the Week: Zonder Titel (Untitled), 1973
Boom! Time for fireworks! This aubergine-coloured work of art is, because of it’s shape, also known as ‘the propeller’. The fact that it doesn’t have a name is a phenomenon that occurs more frequentl
"30.12.2014 09:12:01" Have you ever ended up getting certain dish in a cafeteria – even when you had every intention of eating something else? This may be an example of a way of laying out options known as a “nudge” . Read our explainer to see how nudges are everywhere.
"29.12.2014 15:11:01" The “sharing economy”, “peer-to-peer” business, “collaborative consumption”. Whatever you call it, lending for profit is becoming more popular. Have you joined the movement?
"25.12.2014 14:30:01" Artwork of the Week: De Ronde Tafel (The Round Table), 2002
It’s Christmas time! What better time than now to share with you the snowy ambiance of Peter Hartwig’s (1963) The Round Table. The portrayal of this round table in the middle of a forest is
"24.12.2014 15:30:08" If there is only one left on a store shelf of something you want, are you more likely to buy it? Read all about scarcity and other shopping tricks before the next season of sales. http://bit.ly/last_pair
"24.12.2014 13:24:00" The Christmas holidays are usually a time to visit a museum or art fair with family and friends. So how about a visit to the Art in Redlight fair in Amsterdams Beurs van Berlage, where Anne Geene, winner of the ING New Talent Photography Award 2014,
"23.12.2014 15:30:02" Study later in life? In the United States in the last 14 years, 32% of graduates were aged 25 and older – twice the 16% in the 1970s, a Gallup study shows. It also found the incomes of these “later in life” graduates were similar to those of “traditi
"22.12.2014 15:28:01" Blogger and economist Chris Dillow selected his top six research-backed lessons from 2014 for ING’s eZonomics. Lesson one is: “Everything looks normal – until it suddenly doesn’t”. Discover the other five.
"19.12.2014 16:49:01" Artwork of the Week:
On Huanghe Lu (黄河路, Yellow River Road) Shanghai’s biggest food market is situated. German artist Thomas Struth (1954) documented this incredible cityscape in the homonymous work Huanghe Lu bursting with people, restaurants, cars
"17.12.2014 14:50:07" The question “do you respond to work emails while on holiday?” can be a contentious dinner party topic. Even people working in the same firm hold different perspectives. See the results of our eZonomics poll. http://bit.ly/holiday_email
"16.12.2014 14:50:06" In the United States, 24% plan to buy Christmas presents for pets this year – with 13% of non-owners planning to buy for a pet they know, a Nielsen survey shows. Good idea or a whisker too far? http://bit.ly/presentsforpets
"15.12.2014 11:50:06" As 2014 draws to a close, the eZonomics team has picked four moments that stand out from the year of news. What are your picks? http://bit.ly/4news_events
"12.12.2014 10:33:01" Artist of the Week: Dick Pieters (1941)
‘Years ago, my wife and I were frolicking, near Vrouwenpolder (in the Netherlands), in amazingly clear water. We swam towards each other underwater and could see each other through that water. It felt so libera
"09.12.2014 16:01:06" Men in Europe are more likely to agree "Regardless of my financial situation, Christmas is the one time of year I allow myself to not worry about spending". Of about 12,000 people surveyed for ING, 34% of men agreed with the statement compared to 27%
"08.12.2014 15:54:01" Do-it-yourself projects are not always stress-free but people tend to have an affection for things they have created themselves. The latest in our What is… series explains the IKEA effect.
"04.12.2014 14:54:03" What psychological tricks do retailers use to get people to spend more money? This week’s eZonomics newsletter reveals five that can trap shoppers. Are they familiar to you?
"03.12.2014 12:16:01" What happens if you bring together around 600 IT engineers in one location? Answer: they create the most innovative ready-to-use software applications! ING is therefore supporting its own and external IT engineers to think ‘outside the box’ at the IN
"01.12.2014 11:06:01" Artwork of the Week: Mens-Kind (Man Child), 1962
What was going on in the mind of self-educated Dutch artist Lucebert (1924-1994)? Where did he work? And how did he produce his immense amount of artworks? You can find out the answers to these questio
"28.11.2014 15:29:01" From an award ceremony for promising photographers in the Netherlands to a successful social media platform in Italy: here is an overview of the most important news at ING worldwide. http://bit.ly/worldofING3Q
"27.11.2014 13:21:00" Does the sentence ‘all things of value are helpless’ (‘alles van waarde is weerloos’) sound familiar to you? In honor of Dutch word wizard and painter Lucebert (1924-1994) KRANENBURGH will make the world of this eccentric artist come to life in the n
"26.11.2014 11:52:05" The fall in “Sinterklass inflation” is -0.2% in the Netherlands in 2014 – due largely to a fall in the prices of book and DVDs. Calculated by the ING Economics Department in the Netherlands using Dutch CPI, the Sinterklass inflation index tracks the
"24.11.2014 12:08:08" Peer-to peer companies like Airbnb empower consumers to rewrite business models. Read our interview with Rachel Botsman, widely regarded as the thought leader behind the emerging collaborative economy. http://bit.ly/collaborative_economy
"21.11.2014 13:47:06" It’s five weeks until Christmas! If you are celebrating, the eZonomics newsletter’s 12 tips of the festive season may have some fresh ideas – such as gifting time (babysitting or helping in the garden) or a charity donation as an alternative for love
"20.11.2014 14:49:06" Do you think it is better to “buy and forget” or closely watch the prices of share investments every day? If the response to our poll is anything to go by, ignorance of share market fluctuations may be bliss. What’s your view? http://bit.ly/buyandfor
"19.11.2014 09:57:01" ING celebrates 40 years of art collecting with the exhibition The Hidden Picture in the Cobra Museum of Modern Art in Amstelveen. Coming Sunday November 23rd (2.30 pm) modern art critic and -lover Jhim Lamoree shares his personal view on the exhibite
"18.11.2014 12:49:10" Read our favourite “nudges” from author Cass Sunstein’s new essay. Which nudge would you find most useful? http://bit.ly/_nudges
"17.11.2014 13:44:15" Thanks to innovative technologies, we can now monitor our behaviour around the clock. Which lets us lead healthier lives, drive more efficiently and use less energy. But is all that feedback really such a good thing? Find out more: http://bit.ly/dash