[We] are in favor of fintech partnerships … And we’re also in favor of developing technology and being entrepreneurial on the bank side.

Jelena McWilliams | FDIC Chairperson, April 24, 2019

Banks need fintech and fintech need banks.

Hugues Delcourt | CEO, BIL

By lowering the barrier to create new digital currency applications, we’ll see an explosion in the number of ideas tried.

Brian Armstrong | CEO, Coinbase

Technology innovations will be the heart and blood of the banking industry for many years to come and if big banks do not make the most of it, the new players from fintech and large technology companies surely will.

David M. Brear | Partner, Think Differently Group

The biggest opportunity that fintech provides that I’m excited by is the opportunity for financial inclusion … there’s tremendous opportunity that new technology and new ways of unlocking liquidity in the financial system allow for access, allow for growth in these areas.

David Shrier | CEO, Distilled Analytics

Blog

Posted March 24th, 2020

Build Financial

Build Financial

Empowering middle-class users by providing them with emergency savings, spending, and financial health tools, Build Financial’s core financial products (high-yield savings, mobile banking, debt consolidation, long-term investing) utilize automation and learning tools to help customers take control of their money, and make saving it automatic, accelerated, affordable, and accessible.

Read More

Posted March 24th, 2020

Invest Sou Sou

Invest Sou Sou

Inspired by African and Caribbean cultures of building wealth together, Sou Sou is a smart social banking app designed for customers to save, build credit and invest with people they trust. Create a stronger financial lifestyle, track saving progress, unlock rewards and build credit. Together.

Read More

Posted March 24th, 2020

Permiso

Permiso

Revolutionizing banking for youth, Permiso’s created an app, card, and life literacy curriculum that keeps its user actively engaged on a daily basis. Permiso combines socio-emotional life principles with practiced executive functioning and financial literacy skills, making it not only an app to check your bank balance, but to learn …

Read More

Posted March 24th, 2020

Soon

Soon

Simplifying finances by consolidating checking, saving, investing and goals into a person’s existing cash flow. Soon’s Smart Debit Card automatically invests when a customer makes a deposit, and divests the best performing asset when money is spent to increase purchasing power, deliver investment-level returns and help users accomplish important life …

Read More

Posted March 24th, 2020

XpenseOne

XpenseOne

A digital expense management solution developed for small and mediumsized businesses to streamline processes related to expense reports, approval workflows and back office reconciliation. The XpenseOne solution is white labeled and offered by banks to their businesses, driving higher retention, revenue and customer acquisition. Businesses can manage expenses made with …

Read More