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16 Unique Banking Machines

From Steampunk-Style ATMs to Human Bank Machines

— April 30, 2016 — Marketing
In addition to dispensing cash, these banking machines provide unique ways for financial institutions to build relationships with their customers.

Some of high-tech ATMs are equipped with cutting-edge security technology that allows transactions to be carried out with the proper biometric authentication, such as getting an iris or palm scanned.

There are also a number of other ATMs that have been set up purely for marketing purposes. A few fun examples include ANZ Bank's LGBTQ-supporting GAYTMs and BMO's 10-foot banking machine, which playfully announces the company as an official sponsor of the NBA All-Star game. Away from formal bank branches, these novel ATM machines help some of the world's leading banks to show that they have a human side.
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Loyalty-Testing ATMs
Loyalty-Testing ATMs
FNB's Machines Encourage Non-Customers to Switch Banks at a Critical Moment
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Antimicrobial ATM Machines
Antimicrobial ATM Machines
Corning's Gorilla Glass Reduces the Spread of Germs in Public
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App-Controlled Bank Machines
App-Controlled Bank Machines
The New JPMorgan Chase Bank Machines Will Require App Withdrawals
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ATM Water Dispensers
ATM Water Dispensers
The Bank BBVA Continental Unveiled an ATM Water Dispenser
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Human Bank Machines
Human Bank Machines
Santander UK's Fun ATM Machines are Loaded with Surprises
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Eye-Scanning Bank Machines
Eye-Scanning Bank Machines
Citibank's Eye-Scanning ATMs Will Be Secure and Efficient
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Biometric ATMs
Biometric ATMs
These Futuristic ATMs are Ingrained with Innovative Facial Recognition Technology
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Educational Candy ATMs
Educational Candy ATMs
The Sberbank Candy ATM Entertains Children While Parents Bank
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Basketball-Inspired ATMs
Basketball-Inspired ATMs
This 10-Foot-Tall BMO Bank Machine Promotes the Annual NBA All-Star Game
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Abuse-Reporting ATMs
Abuse-Reporting ATMs
This Device Allows Women to Report Abuse Privately and Securely
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Rainbow-Refurbished Charitable ATMs
Rainbow-Refurbished Charitable ATMs
These New ATMs Called 'GAYTMs' Promote LGBTQ Support
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Digital Currency ATMs
Digital Currency ATMs
The Bitcoin ATM Machines Offers Consumers an Alternative Currency Format
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Steampunk-Style ATMs
Steampunk-Style ATMs
CIB Bank's 'Bankomat' is a Cash Machine Inspired by the 1800s
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Human ATM Services
Human ATM Services
Nimbl is a Mobile App That Offers On-Demand Cash Delivered by Human Helpers
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Tech-Lending ATMs
Tech-Lending ATMs
Drexel University Has Introduced an iPad Vending Machine for Rentals
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Palm Print-Scanning ATMs
Palm Print-Scanning ATMs
The New Chase Bank Electronic Banking Kiosks Could Use Biometric Scanning
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