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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

Silicon Valley Bank’s Dan Kimerling to Talk APIs at Bank Innovation

by January 28, 2016 at 10:45 am 0 comments

Dan Kimerling, head of research & development at Silicon Valley Bank, has joined the speaker faculty at Bank Innovation 2016. Kimerling co-founded Standard Treasury with Zac Townsend in 2013. Standard Treasury developed software to build an API-driven bank and was a leader in the space of fintech startups building software specifically for banks. Silicon Valley Bank acquired Standard Treasury in the summer of 2015.

Brother, Can You ‘Share’ a Ride?

Brother, Can You ‘Share’ a Ride?

by November 2, 2015 at 4:18 pm 0 comments

In case you didn’t notice, the auto industry in the U.S. is metamorphosing. While it is hard to argue that the car dealer will go the way of the travel agent, it is equally fair to say that a healthy portion of the auto industry will become enmeshed in theRead More

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

by September 1, 2015 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Listen to this: Bankjoy, the Y Combinator alum startup, is hotly working on a banking app for Apple Watch that will rely on voice for functionality. Dick Tracy would be thrilled. Michael Duncan, the founder and CEO of Bankjoy, told us yesterday that the Apple Watch app will be doneRead More

Silicon Valley Bank Buys API Shop Standard Treasury

Silicon Valley Bank Buys API Shop Standard Treasury

by August 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm 2 comments

Silicon Valley Bank acquired the assets and team of banking API startup Standard Treasury, the bank announced today. Can we say APIs in banking have finally arrived? In a blogpost this morning, Standard Treasury co-founder Zac Townsend described his company’s two-year journey from its beginnings as a Y-Combinator-backed startup, building APIs toRead 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

Five Startups Win Innotribe 2014 New York

Five Startups Win Innotribe 2014 New York

by June 7, 2014 at 6:07 am 0 comments

NEW YORK – Five early-stage companies won the approval of attendees at the Innotribe Startup Challenge in New York that took place June 5: Standard Treasury, Epiphyte, LendingRobot, Wallaby and Juntos Finanzas. These five companies will travel to Boston in September for Sibos, where an overall winner will be chosen.Read More

Era of Mass Customization in Banking

by April 17, 2014 at 11:07 am 0 comments

Banks have a nearly one-size-fits-all product model which leaves value on the table. For instance, when a bank releases a new online or mobile banking system, it will often be an identical system, with the exact same interface, for all clients of a particular segment. But oil companies like ChevronRead More

10 Big, Hairy Innovation Ideas from Bank Innovation 2014

10 Big, Hairy Innovation Ideas from Bank Innovation 2014

by March 13, 2014 at 9:44 am 1 comment

Dozens of ideas came out of Bank Innovation 2014, which spanned two days earlier this month and contained 12 sessions about cutting-edge financial innovation, as evidenced by the discussion around the event on Twitter at the hashtag #BI14. So which of the ideas should not be ignored? We’ve highlighted the 10Read More

The Path Not Taken by Simple (Bank) to Remake Finance

The Path Not Taken by Simple (Bank) to Remake Finance

by February 20, 2014 at 2:36 pm 0 comments

This morning Simple sold for $117M to BBVA. It’s great news for the team and I think it’s going to be great news for retail banking. Simple has had an amazing amount of potential but also ran into all sorts of difficulties by being built on top of Bancorp, not owning theirRead More