FinDEVr New York Preview: Fidor

FinDEVr2016NY_stackdateA look at the companies presenting new developer tools, platforms, and integrations at FinDEVr New York, March 29 & 30.

Launching a digital bank is daunting and time-consuming when integrating mobile apps and 3rd party solutions to an existing core banking system. Fidor will showcase how its Digital Banking Accelerator speeds development from years to months – including open APIs, seamlessly integrating FinTechs, and engaging with users in an online community.

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Why it’s a must-see:
Learn from case studies how Fidor’s Digital Banking Accelerator can be used to quickly launch a Digital Bank, how partners use Fidor’s open API technology to build mobile frontons, and how Fidor supports seamless integration with fintech partners.


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Building a new financial technology? Check out our coverage from our developer conference in San Francisco this fall, and mark your calendars for our spring developer event in New York, March 29 and 30, FinDEVr 2016.

Developer news:

  • BankNXT interviews Stefan Weiss, head of APIs at Fidor Bank, on the APIs, regulation, and expansion.
  • American Banker quotes Simon Redfern, founder of the Open Bank Project, in a look at the drive for open bank APIs in the U.K.

The latest from FinDEVr San Francisco 2015 presenters:

  • Kashoo launches period locking feature to lock data within prescribed timeframes.
  • CenturyLink and Cogent enter into interconnection agreement.
  • Deluxe Corporation celebrates its 100th birthday by ringing the opening bell at the NYSE.
  • Entrust Datacard’s Kurt Ishaug named 2015 CFO of the Year by Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.
  • The TRADE names Markit to its Hall of Fame.
  • Personal Capital lowers investment minimum from $100,000 to $25,000.

Alumni updates:

  • PRUDENA launches online marketplace for stock market research.
  • StockTwits offers brokerage functionality powered by Robinhood.
  • CardFlight announces EMV approval and certifications via TSYS for mPOS solution.

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FinDEVr APIntelligence

FinDEVr2016-NY-(Stacked)V2Are you building new financial technology? Be sure to check out coverage from our recent developer conference in San Francisco. We’re taking the fintech developer tool showcase to New York on March 29 & 30, 2016. Stay tuned for details.

Developer news:

  • Harvard Business Review: The Changing Economics of App Development.

The latest from FinDEVr San Francisco 2015 presenters:

  • Aberdeen Asset Management selects Markit to value hard to price assets for positions with limited market data.
  • Developer reviews Authy’s two-factor authentication.
  • PayPal among the companies highlighted in Inc.’s look back at Money20/20.
  • Thomson Reuters unveils its new desktop platform, grouping all its FX transaction venues into one single point of access.
  • Business Insider lists BehavioSec and Fidor, as “companies we wish were big the U.S.”
  • Silicon Slopes Podcast hosts Ryan Caldwell, MX CEO, as he discusses how to improve online banking.
  • Thomson Reuters unveils latest version of its tax technology platform, Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE.
  • Yodlee’s Ynext Unveils New Incubator Class.
  • Business Insider names, BehavioSec among the 12 hottest Nordic fintech startups.

Alumni updates:

  • Trulioo Selected as Runner-Up for Startup Canada Award for Innovation.
  • Xero reaches 600,000 subscribers in 180 countries.
  • VentureBurn features Entersekt CEO, Schalk Nolte.

Stay up to date on daily developments by following FinDEVr on Twitter.

FinDEVr APIntelligence

FinDEVr2015LogoV2DateAre you building new financial technology? Be sure to check out coverage from our recent developers conference in San Francisco. We’re taking the fintech developer tool showcase to New York March 29 & 30, 2016. Stay tuned for details.

Developer news:

The latest from FinDEVr San Francisco 2015 presenters:

  • Fidor Bank wins in 2 categories at BAI Retail Delivery’s Global Banking Innovation Awards.
  • WSJ features BehavioSec and Nymi in its piece, The Next Security Frontier: The Human Body.
  • PYMNTS.com takes a look at Currency Cloud and the latest update to its API,Payment Engine Two.
  • Worldpay’s IPO on London Stock Exchange is the U.K.’s largest IPO of the year, at a market cap of £4.8 billion ($7.3 billion).
  • Self Lender names MX as 1 of 3 startups who is “absolutely crushing it” in fintech.
  • Kabbage’s Fresh $135 Million to Help Grow Karrot Consumer Lending Platform.

Alumni updates:

  • PocketSmith launches in Xero Add-On Marketplace.
  • Expensify launches new integration features for Xero.
  • Nymi recruits CEO John Haggard; Karl Martin will now serve as CTO.

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FinDEVr Live: “No Stack Banking” from Fidor Bank Helps Developers Build New Digital Banking Services

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fidor.de | fidorbank.uk | fidortecs.com |@pirateofbanking

FidorBank_FinDEVr2015_logoFidor Bank introduced community banking more than five years ago and were early enablers of Bitcoin and Ripple. Now we are the first bank to offer open RESTful APIs secured with OAuth2.0, giving customers and partners direct access to our services and customer base.

Fidor Bank is a fully licensed online bank with both a user-oriented and tech-driven mindset. We strongly believe in partnerships. Most fintechs need banks because of regulation and processing. Fidor Bank provides both regulative support and technology. Fidor Bank is privately owned. We are located in Germany, UK, Russia, and are currently preparing market entry in the U.S.

No Stack Banking
Learn how to use APIs to leverage Fidor’s technology and European banking license to set up your own digital banking services. The presentation will feature a customer use case of a telco offering banking services as well as a hands-on live demo of setting up and using Fidor’s API to make and receive payments in the European SEPA area.

Presenters:

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Patrick Gruban, Head of Global Solutions
LinkedIn | gruban@fidor.de

Social media entrepreneur in the mid-90s, consultant, and Ruby on Rails developer in the aughts and since 2007 at Fidor where he was responsible for the architecture of Fidor’s platform, fOS. Gruban is now working on solutions for international clients and partners for FidorTecS. On the side, he produces organic yarn for hand knitting and hosts Munich’s Nerd Nite.

Richard Billeci, Chief Software Architect
LinkedIn | billeci@fidor.de

Since the late 1990s, Billeci worked as a consultant and architect for some of the world’s mostly highly trafficked e-commerce sites. As the Chief Software Architect at hybris, Billeci drove the vision and design for their commerce-as-a-service solution that is transforming SAP with its API-first, microservice architecture built on Cloud Foundry. Billeci joined Fidor in 2015 as the Chief Software Architect, heading the architecture and product development teams, that are implementing Fidor’s open API and no-stack banking vision.

FinDEVr Live: “No Stack Banking” from Fidor Bank Helps Developers Build New Digital Banking Services

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fidor.de | fidorbank.uk | fidortecs.com |@pirateofbanking

FidorBank_FinDEVr2015_logoFidor Bank introduced community banking more than five years ago and were early enablers of Bitcoin and Ripple. Now we are the first bank to offer open RESTful APIs secured with OAuth2.0, giving customers and partners direct access to our services and customer base.

Fidor Bank is a fully licensed online bank with both a user-oriented and tech-driven mindset. We strongly believe in partnerships. Most fintechs need banks because of regulation and processing. Fidor Bank provides both regulative support and technology. Fidor Bank is privately owned. We are located in Germany, UK, Russia, and are currently preparing market entry in the U.S.

No Stack Banking
Learn how to use APIs to leverage Fidor’s technology and European banking license to set up your own digital banking services. The presentation will feature a customer use case of a telco offering banking services as well as a hands-on live demo of setting up and using Fidor’s API to make and receive payments in the European SEPA area.

Presenters:

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Patrick Gruban, Head of Global Solutions
LinkedIn | gruban@fidor.de

Social media entrepreneur in the mid-90s, consultant, and Ruby on Rails developer in the aughts and since 2007 at Fidor where he was responsible for the architecture of Fidor’s platform, fOS. Gruban is now working on solutions for international clients and partners for FidorTecS. On the side, he produces organic yarn for hand knitting and hosts Munich’s Nerd Nite.

Richard Billeci, Chief Software Architect
LinkedIn | billeci@fidor.de

Since the late 1990s, Billeci worked as a consultant and architect for some of the world’s mostly highly trafficked e-commerce sites. As the Chief Software Architect at hybris, Billeci drove the vision and design for their commerce-as-a-service solution that is transforming SAP with its API-first, microservice architecture built on Cloud Foundry. Billeci joined Fidor in 2015 as the Chief Software Architect, heading the architecture and product development teams, that are implementing Fidor’s open API and no-stack banking vision.

FinDEVr APIntelligence

FinDEVr2015LogoV2DateAre you building new financial technology? Be sure to register soon for the only event exclusive for fintech developers, FinDEVr 2015, Oct 6-7 (fewer than a week away!) in San Francisco.

Developer news:

  • Thomson Reuters considers how APIs are changing the fintech narrative.

The latest from upcoming FinDEVr 2015 presenters:

  • FinDEVr San Francisco 2015 Presenters All Mapped Out.
  • PayPal unveils its chip card reader in the U.S.
  • Hyperwallet counts down to next week’s FinDEVr  developer conference.
  • Munich-Based Fidor Bank Launches in the UK.
  • OnDeck partners with Association for Enterprise Opportunity to facilitate up to $10 million in small business loans.
  • Aerospike releases version 3.6 of its NoSQL operational database.
  • TechCrunch: Klarna adds American Express as a partner.
  • Emerging Payments Awards selects Hyperwallet as a finalist for the Best Corporate/Government Payments Program award for 2015.
  • Braintree and PayPal reflect on their two year anniversary.
  • CNET features Personal Capital in a look at investment in robo-advisors.
  • Kaspersky’s blog mentions Twilio’s Authy as a way to protect you ID on a smartphone.
  • Avalara announces the availability of a benefits program exclusively for U.S. QuickBooks ProAdvisors® and their clients.
  • Celent advises banks to be more like Fidor Bank in order to remain relevant.
  • The Neutral Internet Exchange NL-ix will use Interxion Cloud Connect to connect to Microsoft Azure as a part of its new cloud connectivity services.
  • MX Lands $4 Million from CheckFree Founder Pete Kight.

Alumni updates:

  • Xero surpasses milestone of 100,000 subscribers in the UK.

Stay up to date on daily developments by following FinDEVr on Twitter.

FinDEVr Preview: Fidor Bank

FinDEVr2015LogoV2DateFinDEVr Previews highlight companies presenting new developer tools, platforms and integrations at FinDEVr 2015 San Francisco Oct 6 & 7. Early-bird savings end Friday, so pick up your tickets today.

Fidor Bank introduced community banking five years ago. We embraced Bitcoin and Ripple two years ago. Now we are the first bank to offer open RESTful APIs with OAuth2.0, which give direct access to our services and customer base. Stefan Weib, Head of APIs, will talk about the vision, the current implementation status, challenges and solutions.

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Why it’s a must see:

Most FinTechs still need banks because of regulation and processing. Fidor Bank provides both regulative support and strong technology. The presentation will show the ease and beauty of Fidor’s APIs. I will share important learnings from one year of developing and providing APIs in a high risk environment.


Check out more of today’s FinDEVr previews:

FinDEVr APIntelligence

FinDEVr2015LogoV2DateAre you building new financial technology? Be sure to register soon for the only event exclusively for fintech developers, FinDEVr 2015, Oct 6-7 in San Francisco.

Developer news:

  • CIO of UBS asserts the blockchain will heavily impact financial services.
  • Inc: Why Fintech Is One of the Most Promising Industries of 2015.
  • Accenture and Leading Banks Invite Applications for Fourth Annual FinTech Innovation Lab London.
  • Tool of the week: SplitMetrics allows A/B testing of App Store promotional pages

The latest from upcoming FinDEVr 2015 presenters:

  • PayPal acquires mobile commerce platform Modest, its first acquisition as a standalone, public company.
  • Inc. Magazine ranks Kabbage the 36th fastest growing U.S. private companies.
  • Silicon Republic recommends following OnDeck on Twitter.
  • FinDEVr alums make Let’s Talk Payments’ list of payment companies raising money in 2015.
  • Fidor Bank CEO Matthias Kroner calls bitcoin as a “natural part of the digital lifestyle.”
  • PayPal ranks in the top 5 of payments companies based on market cap.
  • Blackberry selects PayPal for its P2P Payments provider.

Alumni updates:

  • TradeSharp integrates with Tradier to offer brokerage services and enhanced trading strategies.
  • InComm to expand offerings in Asda, the United Kingdom-based subsidiary of Walmart.
  • Blockchain achieves 4 million bitcoin wallets.
  • Xero announces plan to help SMEs get bank loans.
  • Cloud Lending Solutions unveils CL Originate, its next generation, cloud-based loan origination platform.
  • CardFlight’s SwipeSimple to power Integrity Mobile’s mPOS tech.

Stay up to date on daily developments by following FinDEVr on Twitter.