BankTech

Kontomatik Gets Nominated at the Dutch FinTech Awards 2017

Warsaw, Poland: Kontomatik is happy to announce its participation in the Dutch FinTech Awards 2017. As a leading provider of the financial data aggregation in Europe, Kontomatik has started collaborating with a few banks from the Netherlands to assure that they stay compliant once the Payment Service Directive II (PSD2)...

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BankTech

Scouting for the Top 21 - Artificial Intelligence - Enabling Technologies Startups Transforming the FinServ Value Chain: International Hunt Starts on MEDICI

In partnership with Generali, Accenture, BBVA, Mediolanum, CheBanca!, Old Mutual, Wells Fargo, ING and BNP OpenUp, MEDICI launches Top 21 - Artificial Intelligence - Enabling Technologies Startups Transforming the FinServ Value Chain Award. In response to tremendous success of MEDICI Top 21 – Blockchain Award and MEDICI Top 21 -...

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Cloud

How a Canvas-to-Cloud Services Company Helped Disrupt the Construction Lending Industry

BoTree helps individuals, startups, small and medium-scale businesses build their ideas from canvas to cloud. It works in technologies like Ruby on Rails and Python-Django, Javascript frameworks like Angular, React and Backbone. The company has an in-house mobile development team with capabilities in Android, iOS and cross-platform application development using...

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Enabling Technologies

The Customer Remains King

Mobile payment offers many advantages over paying with traditional cash. However, it can only be successfully implemented where it is adopted by the customer. Christian Baumann, Head Value Added Services from SIX Payment Services, explains which incentives can help attract customers. It is widely accepted that mobile payment methods are...

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Blockchain

Blockchain Query Language – Revisited

Almost a year ago, I wrote an article for Let’s Talk Payments in which have I argued and tried to test blockchain's community thinking, eventually moving towards something called Blockchain Query Language (BQL). My main goal was to see if there was an appetite for the high level of standardization...

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BankTech

IoT in Banking: Exploring Exciting Opportunities

The Internet of Things (IoT) is grabbing headlines of all technology news portals. Relevant articles feature the ways these technologies influence a wide range of industries, intertwining with businesses of all stripes and colors, healthcare, insurance, commerce, real estate, education, etc. The IoT presence in banking is not so evident:...

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Enabling Technologies

NACHA Announces Completion of Exploratory Effort with Accenture on API Standardization for the US Financial Services Industry

NACHA announced the completion of its exploratory effort around the value of API standardization for the US financial services industry. In collaboration with Accenture, NACHA led a comprehensive research project, which included an analysis of the U.S. financial services market; examination of the potential roles and responsibilities of industry stakeholders...

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Payments

MEDICI now! The Monotto Story

We’re always looking for new ways to provide FinTech insights. We’re introducing MEDICI now! Startup Stories - highlighting the companies that are shaping the new Financial Technology industry. MEDICI now! The Monotto Story Company Name: Monotto Name/Title: Christian Ruppe, CEO and Co-founder Industry Segment: Personal Finance/Banking Software Target Markets: United States...

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