Post Tagged with: "Fidor Bank"

Fidor Bank Closing In on U.S. Launch

Fidor Bank Closing In on U.S. Launch

by March 31, 2016 at 12:16 pm 0 comments

Fidor Bank is closer to its U.S. launch, but is still missing a critical piece to complete its services: a bank charter. Fidor began in Munich in 2007, and gained traction as a digital bank during and after the financial crisis. It has routinely been hailed as one of the mostRead More

Coolest Brands 2015: FidorHang ‘em From the Yardarm!

Coolest Brands 2015: Fidor

Hang ‘em From the Yardarm!

by March 15, 2015 at 5:55 pm 1 comment

You know something is different when a bank, yes, a bank hosts its developer day events at the URL www.pirates-of-banking.com. There is but one bank that does so: Fidor Bank of Germany. Fidor has quickly become the poster child for the anti-bank bank, especially now that Simple has been swallowedRead More

Fidor Bank License-as-a-Service Model Changes the Full-Stack Bank Debate

Fidor Bank License-as-a-Service Model Changes the Full-Stack Bank Debate

by January 12, 2015 at 2:28 am 5 comments

This tweet by Marc Andreessen in February ignited a debate: @cdixon @JackGavigan @Kwdmiller @aweissman I am dying to fund a disruptive bank. Marc Andreessen (@pmarca) February 9, 2014 “Disruptive Bank” is a vague term and that maybe deliberate phrasing from Marc Andreesseen (he does not want to pre-empt the innovation out there that is working).Read More

VIDEO: Fidor Bank, 2013 Bank Innovation Award Winner, on Community-Driven Personal Finance Advice

by April 4, 2013 at 5:53 am 1 comment
4 Companies Win 2013 Bank Innovation Awards

4 Companies Win 2013 Bank Innovation Awards

by March 19, 2013 at 11:02 am 9 comments

SAN FRANCISCO — Bank Innovation awarded four companies with 2013 Bank Innovation Awards at the blog’s annual conference yesterday. The winners are: The Bancorp BBVA  Fidor Bank SaverNation A panel of judges determined that the four companies went beyond the obvious to produce financial results or innovations of particular note, eitherRead More