Wells Fargo and Finicity Announce Data Sharing Deal

From the deal, Finicity will gain data sharing access to Wells Fargo’s customer data for its clients which include personal financial management providers and online lenders; the deal is one of many currently underway for Wells Fargo and Finicity as well as numerous other market participants; overall, market consensus from American Banker shows less tension between banks and third party providers with companies such as Intuit reporting an increased interest from all parties involved in improving the experience for customers; American Banker also notes that as data sharing becomes more prevalent there’s likely to be an evolution of technology that helps facilitate the connectivity.  Source