Post Tagged with: "Bank Innovation 2016"

Number26 Plants the Seeds of Genuine AI

Number26 Plants the Seeds of Genuine AI

by March 28, 2016 at 9:45 am 2 comments

This is an exciting time to be alive in the fintech space — and also an interesting time to be a chatbot, as the experiences of Microsoft’s Tay proved last week. As FIs and startups alike leverage the best in entrepreneurial and technological insight to adapt to customers’ lives, theRead More

Here’s How Citizens Bank Gets Regulators to OK Its FinTech Initiatives

Here’s How Citizens Bank Gets Regulators to OK Its FinTech Initiatives

by March 10, 2016 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

Is there a way to prevent regulators from derailing a bank’s fintech initiatives? Jill Castilla, president and CEO of Citizens Bank of Edmond, located in Edmond, Okla., says there is. In fact, the influential community banker has devised a distinct strategy for limiting the bank’s regulatory risk from fintech projects,Read More

LendingTree Will Buy Google Compare Clicks

LendingTree Will Buy Google Compare Clicks

by March 8, 2016 at 11:53 am 0 comments

SEATTLE — LendingTree will “buy the clicks” previously pointing to Google Compare, now that the search giant is shuttering the service, a top LendingTree official said. Nikul Patel, the chief operating officer and chief product officer of LendingTree, said last week at Bank Innovation 2016 here that the purchasing ofRead More

Biometrics Beats Blockchain at Bank Innovation 2016

Biometrics Beats Blockchain at Bank Innovation 2016

by March 2, 2016 at 12:06 pm 2 comments

SEATTLE – In the end, it came down to biometrics versus blockchain. Eleven companies were awarded slots in the DEMOvation Challenge, which took place yesterday here at Bank Innovation 2016, our annual first-quarter event. They were: Asignio – authentication solution Autobooks – payments and accounting software for Fis Bankfacil – Sao Paulo-based securedRead More

Capital One’s Scott Totman to Speak at Bank Innovation in Seattle

Capital One’s Scott Totman to Speak at Bank Innovation in Seattle

by February 11, 2016 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

Scott Totman, head of mobile technology, payments, and innovation at Capital One, will join the Proof of Concepts panel at Bank Innovation in Seattle on Feb. 29. The panel touches on what is perhaps the central theme of the conference — how do banks and fintech startups work together?

DEMOvation Challenge Deadline of Feb. 5 Fast Approaching

DEMOvation Challenge Deadline of Feb. 5 Fast Approaching

by February 1, 2016 at 12:46 pm 0 comments

Free demo slot, anyone? This week is the last chance for startups to apply for a free demo slot at Bank Innovation in Seattle on March 1.

JPMorgan Chase’s Bose to Fireside Chat at Bank Innovation

JPMorgan Chase’s Bose to Fireside Chat at Bank Innovation

by January 21, 2016 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

Dr. Abhijit Bose, head of digital intelligence for consumer & community banking for JPMorgan Chase, will participate in a fireside chat at Bank Innovation 2016 on March 1 in Seattle.

Remitly CEO Matt Oppenheimer to Speak at Bank Innovation

Remitly CEO Matt Oppenheimer to Speak at Bank Innovation

by January 15, 2016 at 11:03 am 0 comments

Matt Oppenheimer, co-founder and CEO of Remitly, one of the most successful remittance startups in the U.S., has joined the Bank Innovation 2016 speaker faculty. Remitly is based in Seattle, where the conference will take place. “Successful” is actually a bit of an understatement when it comes to Remitly. In a competitive market that has seen several remittance ventures fail, Remitly has thrived, and is on pace to reach $1 billion in annual transferred funds.

DEMOvation Challenge 2016 Open for Applications

DEMOvation Challenge 2016 Open for Applications

by January 8, 2016 at 11:11 am 0 comments

The 2016 DEMOvation Challenge is officially open. Startups can submit applications here to win an opportunity to demo in front of the influential Bank Innovation 2016 audience in Seattle on March 1. Past winners of the DEMOvation Challenge include the financial advice portal Phroogal and robo-advisor iQuantifi.

Green Dot CEO Streit to Chat Fireside at Bank Innovation 2016

Green Dot CEO Streit to Chat Fireside at Bank Innovation 2016

by December 15, 2015 at 12:29 pm 0 comments

Steve Streit, CEO of prepaid card issuer Green Dot Corp., will participate in a fireside chat at Bank Innovation 2016 on March 1 in Seattle. Green Dot issued its first prepaid cards in 2000, and went public in 2010. In 2011, the FDIC approved Green Dot’s $15-million purchase of Bonneville Bancorp, a single-branch bank in Utah.