Post Tagged with: "Money2020"

R3CEV Unveils Corda, Its Distributed Ledger Product

R3CEV Unveils Corda, Its Distributed Ledger Product

by April 6, 2016 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

The hits keep coming for virtual currency consultancy R3CEV. Once derided as a blockchain support group for the consortium of financial institutions it amassed, R3CEV said repeatedly it wanted to build products. Today, it unveiled one at Money20/20 in Copenhagen: Corda, a distributed ledger for financial services companies. The New York-based company alsoRead More

Bank Innovation, Open Bank Project Renew API Research Initiative

Bank Innovation, Open Bank Project Renew API Research Initiative

by April 6, 2016 at 11:00 am 2 comments

Once again, Bank Innovation has teamed with the Open Bank Project to conduct a research initiative surrounding the use of APIs in banking. Specifically, Bank Innovation and the Open Bank Project will undertake a research survey to better understand how banks worldwide are prioritizing API initiatives and why. We intend for the queryRead More

Hot Hashtag: #Copenhagen, Fintech Destination

Hot Hashtag: #Copenhagen, Fintech Destination

by April 5, 2016 at 12:37 pm 1 comment

This week, with Money 20/20 in town, the gaze of the world’s fintech watchers is centered on Copenhagen, Denmark. It seems the Danish city has charmed its fintech-hungry visitors. Although the hashtags for #money2020europe have reached 1.7 million Twitter users in the last three days, #Copenhagen has reached 3.2 million. That dwarfs the amountRead More

Startups Propose Solutions for Customer Security and Loyalty

Startups Propose Solutions for Customer Security and Loyalty

by October 28, 2015 at 11:21 am 1 comment

The parade of startups keeps coming at Money20/20. A further eight startups demoed Tuesday in Las Vegas, adding to the seven that showed their wares Monday. Customer authentication and security, as well as loyalty and rewards programs, were major themes among presenters. Manifold Technology demoed a blockchain-based platform for exchangingRead More

Startups Take Over Money20/20

Startups Take Over Money20/20

by October 27, 2015 at 11:39 am 2 comments

LAS VEGAS – Startups are playing a larger role in the world of financial services, and that’s clear from the agenda at Money20/20, being held this week in Las Vegas. This year, startups owned the stage at two sessions: Launchpad360, a Finovate-style demo session, and Launchpad180, a Shark Tank-like session for early-stage companies.Read More

LoopPay’s New Card Case: Brilliant or Just Loopy?

LoopPay’s New Card Case: Brilliant or Just Loopy?

by November 4, 2014 at 11:55 am 0 comments

LoopPay, the transitional mobile payment technology launched last year at Money2020 is back at the big show in Vegas with an update to its form factor.

VIDEO: Coin Puts All Your Cards Onto One Card — Just Like Wallaby and Omne

by November 14, 2013 at 3:36 pm 2 comments

A new startup called Coin launched today, showing off a hybrid card/mobile technology that allows all of a user’s cards to be stored on one card. This is achieved by a using a Square-like reader that pulls information from the magstripes then imprints it onto the Coin card. Users can signRead More

Six More Startups Take Flight at Money2020

Six More Startups Take Flight at Money2020

by October 10, 2013 at 9:51 am 1 comment

Day 2 of LaunchPad360, Money2020’s Finovate-like event-within-the-event featuring startups and new fintech ventures, showcased six more companies Wednesday. Matt Harris of Bain Capital Ventures again MCed, and even did a bit of standup that was lost on the sober and serious audience hungry only for innovation. Read about the firstRead More

Which Startup Shined at Money2020’s Mini-Finovate?

Which Startup Shined at Money2020’s Mini-Finovate?

by October 9, 2013 at 10:23 am 1 comment

So how was Money2020’s Finovate-like LaunchPad360 event-within-the-event that presented startups in six-minute sessions? It was hosted, very gracefully and charmingly considering the multiple technical glitches, by Matt Harris, managing director of Bain Capital Ventures. Nine companies presented Tuesday; six more presented Wednesday. A roundup: SimplyTapp led off with its hosted-secure-elementRead More

The Future of Mobile Payments Is So Yesterday

The Future of Mobile Payments Is So Yesterday

by October 8, 2013 at 10:03 am 3 comments

Much of the energy at Money2020 in Las Vegas this week is focused on mobile commerce — in other words, paying with a smartphone. It’s not because cards are broken or that consumers or merchants are itching for something new, but because mobile transactions are much richer in terms ofRead More