Overview by Maarten Korz (@korz) of this weeks innovations & startups in the financial (FinTech) and banking industry. This week:
- NXT-ID Patents Voice Directed Payments
- TD Bank: Text for help
- JP morgan closes 5% of it’s branches
- JP Morgan & CFSI $3 mio ideation challenge
- Citi mobile challenge in Europe!
- Visa brings tokenisation to Europe
- Google buys softcard to take on apple pay
- The fintech revolution is now becoming a reality
- Nice read: Smarter Bank by Ron Shevlin
- Growbacon: Set Them Free. Watch Them Grow
- Launchleader: Get money & feedback to launch a startup
- Lootbank: UK’s first smart bank
- Data is the bank’s battleground – are you fit to fight?
- Two Friends on Innovation, Obstacles, and Future Revolutions
- How Global Banks can make Acquire Hire work in Fintech using the Pirate model