BMO’s New ATMs Will Bring Faster and More Intuitive Banking Experience for Customers

TORONTO, November 10, 2014 – BMO Bank of Montreal announced today plans to enhance its network of 2,200 ATMs, providing customers with intelligent-deposit touch screens, and enabling multi-deposit transactions, and scanned cheques and notes to be viewed on screen and printed on transaction receipts.


The new technology initiative with NCR (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, is built on the NCR Cx Banking software platform and includes:


SDM (Scalable Deposit Module) technology that will allow customers to deposit five bank notes and two cheques in less than 60 seconds

  • Single slot deposits that will accept both cash and cheques simultaneously
  • Storage capacity of 2,000 notes and 1,600 cheques
  • Dynamic Deskew, a feature allowing cheques and notes to be straightened to a avoid stopping or slowing down
  • High quality image processing, allowing scanned cheques and notes to be viewed on screen and printed on the transaction receipt


“Our ATM network ranks among the most popular method of daily banking for customers,” said Steven Nowaczyk, Head of North American ATM Channel, BMO Financial Group. “The new ATMs will give our customers enhanced convenience, security and performance, making the process intuitive, faster and more dependable.”


“NCR technology is the industry standard when it comes to making banking faster, more convenient and personal, but also in keeping backend systems running at their peak performance, which is essential to a consistent customer experience," said Scott Hackl, vice president, NCR Financial Services.


The new ATMs will begin to be installed in locations across Ontario in Summer 2015.


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