Fintech Press Releases

Latest press releases and industry updates in the financial services sector.

Rimilia hires artificial intelligence and financial experts from Capgemini, Experian, Oracle and Barclays Bank

Hazel Butters, Rimilia from Rimilia
24 Nov 2017
-Company growth drives headcount by 25% year-on-year across research, product development, sales and professional services - Rimilia, a developer of intelligent automated financial solutions, has announced a series of employee appointments as the company structures itself for growth and to me...

WITHOUT FINTECHS, THE UK IS SERIOUSLY LAGGING BEHIND GLOBAL RIVALS IN DIGITAL

Chris Jevons from GBG PLC
19 Feb 2018
• UK financial service organisations are lagging behind China, Singapore, the US and Australia in adopting new technology and investing in the digital customer experience • UK fintechs however fare better against global competitors and have imminent plans to make improvements Seismic changes...

Fintech Sanostro AG supports systematic risk management with new Chairman of the Board

Patricia Falco Beccalli from Sanostro AG
28 Mar 2018
Zurich, March 28, 2018. Swiss/German fintech company Sanostro AG announces the appointment of Stephan Jäger as Chairman of the board. Mr. Jäger offers over sixteen years of expertise as former Global Head FX and Precious Metals at Julius Baer, to strengthen Sanostro’s governance and growth st...

Instantfactoring.com – The first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe

PR from Instant Factoring
29 Mar 2018
29 March 2018 – Instant Factoring, the first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe, launched its online invoice financing platform www.instantfactoring.com today. Instant Factoring’s mission is to enable the development of small businesses by providing them with flexible an...

Instantfactoring.com – The first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe

Marketing & PR from Instant Factoring
29 Mar 2018
29 March 2018 – Instant Factoring, the first fintech factoring platform in Romania and Eastern Europe, launched its online invoice financing platform www.instantfactoring.com today. Instant Factoring’s mission is to enable the development of small businesses by providing them with flexible an...

Machine learning critical for better SME credit scoring in trade finance

Alex Johnson from Moorgate Communications
29 May 2018
AI and broader data collection can overcome the “trade finance gap” by improving credit scoring for SMEs in trade finance, says Michael Boguslavsky, head of AI at Tradeteq and author of a new white paper. LONDON: Tradeteq, the trade asset distribution platform, has today released a white pape...

“Daneel, the future of financial smart assistance in the cryptocurrency space”

Harold Kinet from Daneel
01 Jun 2018
Cryptocurrencies and the blockchain Blockchain is an innovative tool capable of permanently transforming our societies as well as the relationships between individuals, organizations and states. The technology relies on a chain of “blocks” (digital containers) capable of storing all sorts of ...

AiX COMPLETES FIRST AI BROKERED TRADE

Gregor Riemann from Vested
07 Jun 2018
The AI trading technology completed a transaction of cryptocurrency between Rockwell Capital Management and TLDR Capital 

 AiX, the artificial intelligence broker, announces today that it has completed the first ever trade brokered by an AI powered chatbot. 
 The trade is the first of its ki...

Berlin FinTech "kick-starts" in Switzerland - YUKKA Lab wins participation in Kickstart Accelerator 2018

Corinna Rogers from Ms.
17 Jul 2018
Out of 900 applications from 64 countries 60 startups were invited to pitch for Swiss Kickstart Accelerator. YUKKA Lab AG, the Berlin-based FinTech startup for applied augmented language intelligence and context-based sentiment analysis in the European financial sector, is one of four German star...

AI holds the key to global financial inclusion

Sandy Greaves Campbell from CTC
11 Oct 2018
JOHANNESBURG - According to the Global Findex Database 2017, 1.7-billion people in the world remain unbanked. With current estimates of the world population hovering around 7.2-billion people, this means that almost a quarter of the people in the world do not have access to financial products and...

WORLD’S FIRST OPEN BANKING AFFORDABILITY SCORE LAUNCHED BY CASTLIGHT FINANCIAL

Danielle Flynn from Castlight Financial
25 Oct 2018
Affordability innovator Castlight Financial has developed the world’s first open-banking affordability score, providing access to borrowing for the first time for the 5.8 million people , in the UK alone, with “thin credit files”. The new affordability score, CastScore, is not dependent on a c...

Voice banking PFM skills become available through Geezeo and best innovation Group.

Amy Hibbard from Geezeo
02 Nov 2018
Braintree, MA, (November 2, 2018) - Geezeo, a leader in Fintech and data-driven solutions for financial institutions, has launched its Conversation Software Development Kit (SDK). Concurrently, Best Innovation Group (BIG), a fintech innovation and development company, will leverage the Geezeo con...

Banking Technology Recognizes GigaSpaces Real-Time Analytics and Extreme Transactional Processing Platform

Wes Rogers from GigaSpaces
14 Nov 2018
GigaSpaces Customers Daiwa Capital Markets and Société Générale Shortlisted for Three Awards Based on Innovative Successful Deployments New York, NY — November 14, 2018 — GigaSpaces, the provider of InsightEdge, a leading in-memory real-time analytics platform announced today together with...

The Mandalay Group Announces #PAY Symposium & Exposition

Bruce Burke from #PAY Symposium & Exposition
11 Mar 2018
Dec 3, 2018 Tampa, FL: The Mandalay Group today announced the first details of the #PAY Symposium & Exposition, including the event venue and show dates, a call for papers, as well as collaboration with a long-standing industry event, The Prepaid Expo. #PAY will take place August 20 - 21, 201...

Center for Financial Professionals announces new FinTech Research and Advisory Board

Jesse from Center for Financial Professionals
16 Jan 2019
(Senior practitioners across the Financial Services Industry join the Global FinTech 250 Advisory Board for the FinTech 250 Report set to be released at the X-Tech 2019 Convention in Las Vegas.) The Center for Financial Professionals (CeFPro), a leading international research organization for...

Boost.ai Launches Europe’s Leading Conversational AI in U.S. to Disrupt Virtual Agents

Nick Jones from Spark PR
20 Mar 2019
- Leveraging $5 Million Strategic Investment, American Expansion to Change the Way the Banking, Insurance, and the Enterprise Handle Frontline Customer Queries Boost.ai, developer of the world’s most advanced conversational AI for banks, financial institutions, and other enterprise applicatio...

Banking Transformation Summit 2019

Raluca Venescu from Nexus Mediacom
15 Aug 2019
The Digital Transformation Event for Financial Leaders, co-located with Connected World Summit 2019 & Smart Home Summit 2019 23rd October 2019, the Business Design Centre - London ABOUT The financial sector is at the forefront of digital innovation with disruption taking place at every le...

BENJAMIN® NOW OFFERS REGULATORY COMPLIANCE INTEGRATION FOR FINANCIAL ADVISORS

Andrea Holland Rizk from Rizk Public Relations
20 Sep 2019
Today, financial technology company Wela announced the addition of a game-changing new feature of Benjamin®, the artificial intelligence designed for financial advisors by financial advisors. Benjamin’s new feature liberates the advisor to use text messaging to communicate with the client because...

Cerebri AI launches Cerebri Values TM CX v2

Cerebri AI from Cerebri AI
24 Sep 2019
- New and patented AI platform driving superior engagement and financial results Cerebri AI, today announced the official launch of its second-generation Cerebri Values TM Customer Experience platform (CV/CX v2), which is now in the hands of customers and in full production. CV/CX v2 ...

Benjamin™ Helps Clients Execute Seamless Communication During Market Instability

Andrea Holland Rizk from Rizk Public Relations
16 Apr 2020
Today, Benjamin™ released information pointing to its effectiveness in helping customers manage increased client communication during recent historic market instability. According to recent client data, Benjamin’s automation of tasks has helped advisors work more efficiently by collecting and ana...

Waymark Tech Secures Phase 2 Grant From SBRI and GovTech Catalyst

Angela Good from Waymark Tech
21 Apr 2020
Working in collaboration with the Better Regulation Executive and funded by the GovTech Catalyst, Waymark Tech is developing an innovative technological solution to promote understanding of existing regulation and to provide insightful analysis that would inform, as well as improve, the way in wh...

Waymark Tech Secures Phase 2 Grant From SBRI and GovTech Catalyst

Waymark Tech from Waymark Tech
22 Apr 2020
WAYMARK TECH SECURES PHASE 2 GRANT FROM SBRI AND GOVTECH CATALYST Working in collaboration with the Better Regulation Executive and funded by the GovTech Catalyst, Waymark Tech is developing an innovative technological solution to promote understanding of existing regulation and to provide i...

Waymark Tech Secures Phase 2 Grant From SBRI and GovTech Catalyst

Waymark Tech from Waymark Tech
21 Apr 2020
WAYMARK TECH SECURES PHASE 2 GRANT FROM SBRI AND GOVTECH CATALYST Working in collaboration with the Better Regulation Executive and funded by the GovTech Catalyst, Waymark Tech is developing an innovative technological solution to promote understanding of existing regulation and to provide i...

“Best in Show”: Advisers look for simplicity, efficiency and security in fintechs

Malika Shermatova from MINERVA PR
23 Apr 2020
• Wealthify, InterGen Data, Moneyinfo and Origo/Beyond Encryption voted ‘Best In Show’ by advisers at Empowering Advice Through Technology 2020 • Presentations of all 12 fintechs including winners now available at advisersoftware.com Twelve leading adviser software firms competing for the ‘B...

Fintech Taskforce Members Nimbla and Wiserfunding Partner to Protect UK SMEs From Insolvency

Wiserfunding from Wiserfunding
28 May 2020
London, 28th May 2020: With the number of UK SMEs in significant financial distress reaching over 500,000 due to COVID-19 , leading invoice insurance provider Nimbla has teamed up with SME credit risk assessment platform, Wiserfunding, to improve the availability and pricing of commercial credit ...

Freyda Product Launch (AI powered tool which can reduce operating costs by a third and can enhance speed by 10x for Limited Partners)

Danielle Lawrence from Freyda
30 Jul 2020
Freyda, the award-winning Fintech startup announced their new product launch today (30/07/20). The UK headquartered company helps pension funds, university endowments, insurers and asset managers who currently spend an estimated $3.3 billion annually on manual data processing. Freyda automaticall...

Cross-sector consortium to deliver AI-driven data access platform for regulated industries

Jamie Ivory from RegulAItion
28 Jul 2020
A new cross-sector consortium of major businesses and universities is set to provide the key to the suffocating challenge of data access for regulated industries through a Responsible AI powered industry-agnostic platform; the AIR Platform. Led by RegTech company RegulAItion, the AIR Platform...

Holt Accelerator - seeking the world's best early stage Fintechs to join Cohort 3.0

Samah El Falah from Holt Accelerator
05 Mar 2020
Montreal, QC (March 4 2020) - Holt Fintech Accelerator is currently receiving applications for their 2020 cohort - version 3.0! This will be the third cohort following active investments in 18 top fintechs, enabling 30+ deals for their startups (ie. half with financial institutions as custome...