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Application Period Opens for Second INV Fintech Accelerator Class

Application Period Opens for Second INV Fintech Accelerator Class

by August 15, 2016 at 12:42 pm 1 comment

Calling all fintech startups — today marks the opening of the application period for the second class of INV Fintech, a global accelerator operated by Bank Innovation and Fiserv. Interested startups can apply here. The application period will close Friday, September 9. INV, which launched in January, is the firstRead More

‘ATM Killer’ Spare Releases v. 3.0 of App

‘ATM Killer’ Spare Releases v. 3.0 of App

by August 10, 2016 at 10:08 am 0 comments

The mobile payments app Spare wants to kill the ATM. More specifically, Spare wants to give customers access to cash from merchants for less than the cost of an ATM fee, and more security. To use Spare, customers open their Spare app and locate a nearby merchant with cash onRead More

Dyme Releases Prototype of First Facebook Financial Chatbot

Dyme Releases Prototype of First Facebook Financial Chatbot

by June 8, 2016 at 11:46 am 3 comments

In what is believed to be a first, Dyme has developed a prototype of a Facebook Messenger bot for financial services.  Dyme, the text banking startup, gave Bank Innovation a sneak peek at the savings chatbot, which mirrors Dyme’s text application. Dyme is one of six startups in the springRead More

Say Hello to Our Spring 2016 Class of Startups

Say Hello to Our Spring 2016 Class of Startups

by April 28, 2016 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Bank Innovation INV, this blog’s fintech accelerator, is pleased to today to announce the six extraordinary startups that have been admitted to its inaugural class. The companies selected from applications received from startups around the world are: CrossCues Dyme GoldBean Hermetic Security Spare We Are Briqs The companies, chosen after aRead More

OutsideIQ Joins Bank Innovation INV as an API Partner

OutsideIQ Joins Bank Innovation INV as an API Partner

by April 5, 2016 at 9:21 am 0 comments

Toronto-based OutsideIQ, which uses artificial intelligence and big data to help companies analyze risk, has joined Bank Innovation INV as an API partner. Bank Innovation INV is a new fintech startup accelerator run by Bank Innovation and Fiserv, and includes five banks and a host of API partners. OutsideIQ demoedRead More

Visa Snares Only 2 Clients for Mobile Location Service

Visa Snares Only 2 Clients for Mobile Location Service

by February 22, 2016 at 1:47 pm 2 comments

It is just more than a year since Visa introduced its Mobile Location Confirmation service. And Visa has managed to nail down but two clients. MLC, as Visa refers to the offering, is a mobile service that uses geo-location information to predict whether it is the account holder or an unauthorized user making aRead More

Fintech Accelerators Are Not Destined to Die

Fintech Accelerators Are Not Destined to Die

by February 4, 2016 at 10:35 am 0 comments

Long live the fintech accelerator. With all due respect to American Banker‘s BankThink portal and Forrester Research, the future could not be brighter for fintech accelerators, and I write that not just because Bank Innovation has launched an, er, fintech accelerator with Fiserv, U.S. Bank, and Cross River Bank. Last week,Read More

Bank Innovation, Fiserv Partner to Launch Fintech Accelerator

Bank Innovation, Fiserv Partner to Launch Fintech Accelerator

by January 20, 2016 at 9:06 am 6 comments

Bank Innovation and Fiserv today announce the launch of Bank Innovation INV, a revolutionary fintech accelerator that will cultivate financial services startups around the world. INV is now accepting applications for its first accelerator class, which will commence this quarter.

Why We’ve Launched a Fintech Accelerator

Why We’ve Launched a Fintech Accelerator

by January 20, 2016 at 9:05 am 3 comments

In 2009, as the financial services sector boiled, Bank Innovation was launched for one simple reason: it was (or would be at the time) an imperative that banking institutions innovate. Today, that imperative is as sure as rain. Digital banking is no longer a backwater at banks. “Chief Innovation Officer”Read More