Post Tagged with: "Open Bank Project"

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

Final Days of API Survey with Open Bank Project

Final Days of API Survey with Open Bank Project

by June 9, 2016 at 4:02 pm 2 comments

Bank Innovation and Berlin-based Open Bank Project reunited this year for a second annual survey on API use at banks. This week is the final week to contribute to the research. We have already received many responses — and thank you to all those who have contributed answers — but weRead 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

BBVA Launches Alpha Version of API Marketplace

BBVA Launches Alpha Version of API Marketplace

by March 21, 2016 at 3:58 pm 4 comments

Banks need APIs and app ecosystems, right? That’s what services such as Yodlee and Open Bank Project have been arguing for years, but precious few banks have traveled that road. One that has is Silicon Valley Bank, which bought the banking API startup Standard Treasury last year. BBVA became anotherRead More

Finally, a Bank Built for Fintech Startups (But It’s in Germany…)

Finally, a Bank Built for Fintech Startups (But It’s in Germany…)

by March 16, 2016 at 1:24 pm 2 comments

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that fintech startups need banks and the services — not to mention the regulatory protections — they offer. Berlin-based “fintech company builder” FinLeap has taken this to its logical conclusion by building a licensed bank for its startups to leverage. The result, called solarisBank, markets itself as aRead More

Emirates NBD, Open Bank Project to Hold Fintech Hackathon

Emirates NBD, Open Bank Project to Hold Fintech Hackathon

by March 15, 2016 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

Emirates NBD, one of the Middle East’s largest banking groups, is hosting a hackathon in partnership with Berlin-based Open Bank Project in London, the reported fintech capital of the world, April 15 to 17. The deadline for early applications is today, March 15. The final deadline for applications is April 1. TheRead 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.

RBS to Host Hackathon with Open Bank Project

RBS to Host Hackathon with Open Bank Project

by August 21, 2015 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will join Berlin-based Open Bank Project to hold a new hackathon in the fall. Called Hack/Make the Bank, the event will be held in Edinburgh, Scotland, the weekend of Oct. 9. The Open Bank Project (OBP) is best known for building an open-source API forRead More

Bank Innovation, Open Bank Project Form API Research Partnership

Bank Innovation, Open Bank Project Form API Research Partnership

by March 16, 2015 at 11:16 am 5 comments

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 query to uncoverRead More

2014 Innovators to Watch: 23 to 30

2014 Innovators to Watch: 23 to 30

by July 1, 2014 at 11:20 am 0 comments

23. Tom Noyes, advisor/investor/entrepreneurLooking for a clear view cutting through the fog of rumors about Apple and payments? Try Tom Noyes. He has a strong track record of making the right call on NFC, HCE, and authentication. Noyes is a self-professed “payments geek” and his Finventures blog is the first stop ofRead More