Tag: start ups

Retail Banking

National Bank of Canada invests in local data sharing startup Flinks

July 5, 2018

Via: Finextra

Montreal-based Flinks currently connects just shy of 200 fintechs and banks in Canada, US and Europe to over 250,000,000 financial accounts. The firm counts Transferwise, WealthSimple and ATB Financial among its clients and claims a three percent uptake by Canadian […]

Retail Banking

Mastercard seeks to break down trust barriers in Open Banking

June 5, 2018

Via: Finextra

The programme seeks to address the liability worries of banks sharing their data with third parties and to help startups to better communicate with their banking partners. For banks, Mastercard is building a pan-European directory of verified and legimate third […]


JP Morgan launches In-Residence start-up programme

July 5, 2016

Via: Banking Technology

JP Morgan has launched In-Residence, a new programme for fintech start-ups to use its facilities, systems and expertise. The company says it is inviting start-ups to sit “side by side” with its businesses to develop innovations that could “revolutionise” the […]

Activity, Insurance

The Insurance Revolution: how insurtech is changing the face of my industry

June 24, 2016

Via: Finextra

When you consider the cutting edge of technology – the Internet of Things, drones, or telematics, for example – all these things have been quietly pioneered by insurers already to provide personalised products and services, years ahead of other sectors. […]