FinovateSpring 2015: Fintech Showdown in San Jose

Fintech Labs Insights

If you can’t make it to San Jose this week for FinovateSpring 2015, don’t despair! The post FinovateSpring 2015: Fintech Showdown in San Jose appeared first on Finovate.

FinovateSpring 2015: Twitter Talk from San Jose

Fintech Labs Insights

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The Way to San Jose: FinovateSpring 2017 Begins This Week!

Fintech Labs Insights

FinovateSpring returns to San Jose Wednesday and Thursday for two days of live demos of the latest innovations in financial technology. We’re looking forward to our return to sunny San Jose and hope you’ll be there to join us.

Excite CU Buys Naming Rights to Minor League Ballpark for San Jose Giants

Keith Leggett's Credit Union Watch

Excite Credit Union (San Jose, CA) on April 3 secured the naming rights to San Jose's Municipal Stadium. The new name for the stadium is Excite Ballpark, Home of the San Jose Giants. Alliance Credit Union is re-branding itself as Excite Credit Union. The naming rights deal is for three years. Price of the deal was not disclosed. Read the press release. Branding Naming Rights

The Way to San Jose: FinovateSpring Has Sprung!

Fintech Labs Insights

Who goes all the way to San Jose, California for a fintech conference, you ask? And while presenters, attendees, and even a few members of the Finovate team are still making their way toward California’s third largest city (and home of the San Jose Sharks!),

Impact Roadshow | San Jose, CA

Filene

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Local Host: Alliance Credit Union. Filene Host: Tansley Stearns. Click the arrow below to REGISTER for this event: WHAT IS AN IMPACT ROADSHOW?

FinovateSpring 2015: We’re On the Way to San Jose

Fintech Labs Insights

And with it, the return of FinovateSpring to the Bay Area for our second event in San Jose! This year we will miss the throngs of San Jose Sharks fans marching down the street, packing the pubs, and enjoying the performance of their beloved NHL playoff contender.

Filene CU Social | San Jose, CA

Filene

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Unwind with your CU family after a full day of big ideas at FinovateSpring. Enjoy appetizers and drinks hosted by Filene. Discuss any aha moments from day 1.or don't.this will be a casual affair.

Fintech Fantasies: Finovate fires up for 2015 with upcoming spring show in San Jose…

CU Insight

So we invited the ring leader himself, Mr. Eric Mattson, The Finovate Group’s CEO and host of FinovateSpring in San Jose (May 12-13), on the show to get a behind-the-scenes look at this year’s line up. Additionally, we discussed what makes a compelling 7-minute presentation, takeaways attendees can expect, and what’s new on the horizon — which happens to be Finovate’s latest show series: FinDEVr, taking place later this year in San Francisco.

SnapCheck Named Best Payments API by API:World

Bank Innovation

SnapCheck will receive the award during a special ceremony at the San Jose Convention Center tonight, Sept.

Proper Use of Chatbots, IoT Could Bring Trust Back to FIs

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Chatbots and IoT could reach the fullest impact on the banking world by working within the existing financial infrastructure, instead of trying to disrupt it, according to an expert panel at Bank Innovation 2017.

Facebook Won’t Be Monetizing Payment Bots, Exec Says

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. Facebook payments revenue stream has been on a steady decline for years now. In terms of revenue, Facebook is an advertising company.

3 Not-So Futuristic Blockchain Applications

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Blockchain – or the distributed ledger technology – is rushing out of test labs, and into real-life applications.

Kasisto Announces KAI Insights at Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

The conversational AI company today announced KAI Insights, a data-driven service that will be integrated into its KAI for Banking platform, during the Bank Innovation 2017 event taking place in San Jose, Calif. Kasisto wants to make proactivity the norm when it comes to banking.

PayKey Takes Top Spot in Bank Innovation Demo Challenge

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — P2P payments are picking up, thanks to the work of companies like the DEMOvation Challenge winner PayKey.

Facebook Global Director to Talk Payment Partnerships at Bank Innovation

Bank Innovation

Kahina Van Dyke, global director of commerce & payment partnerships at Facebook, will be a featured speaker at Bank Innovation 2017, which takes place in San Jose on March 6-7.

Is Banking’s ‘Uber’ Moment Coming?

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif.– – Has banking had its “Uber moment,” or is the industry still waiting? This was one of the key questions debated by the fintech professionals attending Bank Innovation 2017, currently taking place here. Uber, for the uninitiated few, sparked a worldwide shift in its industry after its founding. Since then, its reputation has had […].

Chase Leans Strategy to ‘Buy’ from ‘Build’

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The “build or buy” scale is leaning increasingly towards “buy” at JPMorgan Chase, as fintechs become less concerned with disrupting traditional banks. That’s the upshot from Adam Carson, the bank’s head of digital partnerships, during a fireside chat at Bank Innovation 2017. “In In my space, which is digital, I think you’ve […]. Corporate Exclusive Online Operations Technology api fintech Intuit Investment JPMorgan Chase Quicken

Investments, Financial Management, and Even Some Virtual Reality: Finovate Day 2

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Day 2 of Finovate saw a seeming parade of wealth management and investment solutions, but the final one included a new twist — virtual reality. Was it a bit frivolous? Was the use case far-fetched, strained, even bizarre?

BLender Secures E-Money License in Lithuania, Paving Way to Europe

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — BLender, an Israel-based lending platform, secured an e-money license from Central Bank of the Republic of Lithuania last month. Since Lithuania is a member of the European Union, the license applies to the other 27 EU member states. “We

PayPal Sells Consumer Loans to Long-Time Partner Synchrony Financial

Bank Innovation

Yesterday, the San Jose, Calif-based PayPal said it agreed to sell $5.8 Payments company, PayPal will sell its U.S. consumer loan portfolio to Synchrony Financial. billion in consumer credit receivables to Stamford, Conn-based Synchrony Bank, a unit of Synchrony Financial.

Braintree CTO to Do Fireside Chat at Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

Bank Innovation 2017, March 6-7 in San Jose, Calif., Juan Benitez, general manager and chief technology officer of Braintree, a PayPal subsidiary, will participate in a fireside chat at Bank Innovation 2017.

Technology CU Provided $4.675 Million USDA Business Loan to Buy Boutique Hotel

Keith Leggett's Credit Union Watch

Technology Credit Union (San Jose, CA) announced it has provided a $4.675 million USDA guaranteed business loan to Oceanic Enterprises, a private property management firm based in San Diego, California. The loan helped Oceanic Enterprises purchase The Ascot Suites, a 32-room boutique hotel located in Morro Bay, California. Read more. Business Loans Commercial Real Estate Loans

What Can Startups Learn from Marketplace Lending Troubles? [Video]

Bank Innovation

This was the upshot from a venture capital panel at a recent Bank Innovation event in San Jose. The marketplace lending industry is far from dead. Rather, it’s going through a reboot, which will include improved software, increased focus on regulation, and improved transparency.

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MortgageTech Owns the Stage at Finovate Spring, Day 2

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Getting a mortgage is a terrible experience. It is expensive and time-consuming, and a lot of work to gather documents and data. It makes sense that fintech startups are taking on mortgages, but the uptake has been slow — until today. Yesterday, a few mortgage services took the stage here at […].

American Express Previews New Amex Bot for Messenger Feature at Facebook’s F8

Let's Talk Payments

SAN JOSE, CA, April 18, 2017. The updated Amex Bot for Messenger, enhanced by AI and servicing technology, will enable card members to receive select account and card information on-demand. News Payments American Express news US

Popularity of Customer Engagement Tools Reveals Weakness of Cores

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — One of the major themes in the first day of Finovate Spring (aside from perennial favorite authentication) was customer engagement — having better discussions with customers in a digital environment in order to deliver more relevant products and services.

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Branch Transformation

Bank Innovation

An agreement between San Jose, Calif.-based based Cisco and the Brookfield, Wis.-based based core processor Fiserv will enable integrated communications capabilities for financial institutions, allowing them to execute future branch strategies including virtual. The post Branch Transformation appeared first on CCG Catalyst Consulting Group. Newswire Banker in the Know branch transformation

Investing, Authentication, and a Few Bots Take the Stage at Finovate

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Thirty-nine companies demoed their products to the crowd at Finovate Spring today. Not all were startups (IBM) and not all were really fintech (Quid). All of them did their best to impress a passionate crowd of 1,500+ fintech fanatics.

Key Heritage Commerce Investors Convert to Common Stock

American Banker

Two big investors in Heritage Commerce have converted some of their ownership in the San Jose, Calif., company to common stock. breaking_news ca community-banking

Fiserv Ratchets Up R&D Spend, CEO Says

Bank Innovation

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Fiserv has increased its research-and-development spending to 7% of revenue this year, up from 5% last year, CEO Jeff Yabuki said at the Bank Innovation 2017 conference here on Monday. In 2016, Fiserv recorded $5.5 billion in revenue — which means somewhere around $385 million flowing into tech. The company expects that number […].

Castle Creek Cashes Out of Heritage Commerce in Calif.

American Banker

Castle Creek Capital has sold its entire stake in Heritage Commerce in San Jose, Calif. breaking_news people corporate-governance ca community-banking

Fiserv CEO Jeff Yabuki to Speak at Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

Fiserv CEO Jeff Yabuki has joined the speaker faculty of Bank Innovation 2017, taking place March 6-7 in San Jose. Yabuki joined Fiserv in 2005. Under his leadership, the company has grown revenue to exceed $5 billion annually, and serves more than 13,000 institutional clients.

Hold the Pickles, Hold the Wallet: Google Tests Hands Free Payments at McDonald's

Payments Source

Google will provide McDonald's customers in San Jose, Calif., this weekend with free burgers as a promotion for its Hands Free payment app at any of 47 participating restaurants. pos-technology technology news mobile retail-acquiring

JPMorgan Chase’s Adam Carson to Do Fireside Chat at Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

Bank Innovation 2017, March 6-7 in San Jose, Calif., Adam Carson, managing director, global technology strategy & partnerships at JPMorgan Chase & Co., will participate in a fireside chat at Bank Innovation 2017. will feature dozens of speakers on investing in innovation, chatbots, blockchain and more. Carson is a veteran of the ecommerce Read More.

Tech CU Funds $3 Million Commercial Real Estate Loan

Keith Leggett's Credit Union Watch

Technology Credit Union (San Jose, CA) on September 5 announced that it was originating a $3 million commercial real estate loan. The loan will assist infunding the purchase of a 12,800 square foot, Class B commercial property in downtown San Jose, as well as provide for minor tenant improvement work and miscellaneous expenditures.

Meriwest CU Sponsors Major League Soccer Team

Keith Leggett's Credit Union Watch

Meriwest Credit Union (San Jose, CA) announced that it has signed a three-year agreement with the San Jose Earthquakes to become the Official Credit Union sponsor of the Major League Soccer team. As part of the sponsorship with the San Jose Earthquakes, Meriwest Credit Union will receive significant signage rights throughout the exterior and interior of the new Avaya stadium.

Ethoca & FICO Partner to Improve End-to-End CNP Fraud Management Capabilities for Card Issuers

Let's Talk Payments

Partnership enables FICO to provide rapid notification of confirmed fraud to Ethoca for immediate resolution through Ethoca’s global network of merchants TORONTO, Ontario, Canada; San Jose, CA – January. Cards Fraud / Risk News news US

Best 45 Fun Things to Do & See in San Diego – Activities & Attractions

Money Crashers

You’ve probably heard of San Diego. It’s the eight-largest city in the United States, and second largest in California, behind Los Angeles and ahead of San Jose (though San Jose is part of a much larger urban agglomeration that includes San Francisco and Oakland). San Diego occupies miles of prime Pacific Ocean… Best 45 Fun Things to Do & See in San Diego – Activities & Attractions is a post from Money Crashers.

Mastercard Previews City Inclusion Platform In Honolulu

PYMNTS

After the preview in Honolulu, the program will pilot in San Jose, California, “enabling the city to deliver critical resources and emergency support in a more efficient way.

Visa’s SVP for the Internet of Things Joins Bank Innovation 2017

Bank Innovation

Avin Arumugam, senior vice president of the Internet of Things at Visa, has joined the speaker faculty for Bank Innovation 2017, which takes place March 6-7 in San Jose. Arumugam was at JPMorgan Chase for four years prior to his starting at Visa in May 2016. Recent video footage also Read More.

Mastercard To Preview Mastercard City Key In Honolulu

PYMNTS

After the preview in Honolulu, the program will pilot in San Jose, California, “enabling the city to deliver critical resources and emergency support in a more efficient way.

Gearing up for Finovate in Silicon Valley

Javelin Strategy & Research

The final countdown has begun to Finovate in San Jose, a conference that ranks as my favorite show for learning and recharging that vision vibe, especially in key areas of fintech that I’ll outline shortly.