FINANCIAL SERVICES CAREER PATH
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Read the 2019 Financial Services Sector Report.
Industry News and Updates
FIS open to Jax fintech academies, but keeps pipeline elsewhere
October 18, 2019 (Courtesy: Jacksonville Business Journal) Jacksonville-based Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE: FIS) knows its workforce needs to change. The financial payments giant employs more than 55,000 across the world, about 1,200 in Jacksonville. The U.S. economy has begun the "fourth industrial revolution," CEO Gary Norcross told a JaxUSA gathering Wednesday, and will see more change in the next five years than in the previous 20, Norcross forecasted....
Samsung Pay is rolling out a money transfer service for US users
October 11, 2019 (Courtesy: CNBC News) Samsung has teamed up with financial technology firm Finablr on a money transfer service for its payments app. U.S. users of Samsung Pay will now be able to send money to people in 47 countries including India, Mexico and China, with the option to deposit directly into a recipient’s bank account or transfer to a local cash pickup point. Users will be able to see the transfer fee and exchange rate upfront before paying someon...
Meet Brian Allen, Finance Industry Manager
Brian Allen was born and raised in Jacksonville, and graduated from UNF, initially with a BA in Education and later with a Master of Business Administration.
Brian began his career as a teacher and athletic coach in Duval County Public Schools and eventually found his way in to the Mortgage Industry, working both as a Mortgage Broker and then as a Mortgage Loan Officer for both BBVA Compass and TD Bank. He has a total of 13 years of mortgage banking experience in both mortgage origination and mortgage servicing. During the most recent recession, Brian’s employer closed operations and he found employment with Fidelity National Information Services as a Quality Assurance Analyst, testing multiple enterprise applications.
Brian currently serves as both the Finance and Information Technology Sector Managers for CareerSource NEFL.
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