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Avoka: Banks entice customers with specialized perks
FinTech, Video
Beyond Bank in Australia is reaching customers in a new way through the use of Avoka's technology. Using data from a local football club, the bank has been able to bring in new users by offering cards with the team's logo and a pre-filled application, explains Howard Treisman, CTO at Avoka.
Flybits: personalizing customer experience
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With the amount of data available today, customization doesn't need to be hard. Flybits CEO Jerry Rudisin explains how his company is teaming up with financial institutions to personalize customer experiences.
The card to end all cards could soon be issued by your bank
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Plastc, the company that makes an e-ink device that promises to replace all your other bank cards, has said that it is “in talks with major issuing banks” so that it can produce a white labeled product for its partners. According to Bank Innovation, Plastic CEO Ryan Marquis says his company will roll out the first private label cards by
Video: Forte- secure transactions for digital payments
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  Forte Payments' "bread and butter" is offering secure transactions for ACH and E-check systems, says Craig Raney, strategic partner sales at the company. Often than means working with antiquated and under-served areas such as the government, he says.
Video: Magnet Systems- engaging customers through chat
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The next wave of startups, from fintech to media, are looking at messaging services to make customers happy. "Chat offers a unique way to do mobile engagement," says Shannph Wong, vp of engineering at Magnet Systems, at FinDevr. Magnet connects financial firms to customers through a two-way messaging system.
Video: Nexmo- cloud communication for finance firms
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Cloud communication platform Nexmo is working to unite fractured messages systems globally, allowing fintech companies to authenticate users and transactions, explains Srivatsan Srinivasan, product leader at the company, during the New York FinDevr event.
Video: Fintech companies take on big banks’ identities as tech firms
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Big banks, including JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs, are pushing to identify themselves as technology companies. But the fintech firms presenting at FinDevr in New York City have a few thoughts about the roles these companies play in the tech space.
Video: Payments much slower to catch on than banking in mobile world
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The Federal Reserve Board annual survey of mobile habits reveals that smartphone users are nearly twice as likely to use their devices for banking than for payments. The Consumer and Mobile Financial Services 2016 report also finds that young adults, Hispanics, and non-Hispanic Blacks are more likely to use their phones for payments than the general population. Photo: Jade McClelland
Ch-ch-ch-changes: Here comes blockchain
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Blockchain is shaking up fintech and legacy finance firms. The challenge for the industry is balancing the cost-benefit of adopting new technology while appreciating that some existing systems work well, says Lenore Kantor, Chief Launch Officer at Launch Warrior. Kantor spoke with NexChange at a recent LaunchTalks event in New York City.  
Video: Rapid pace of change is keeping fintech firms up at night
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The rapid pace of change from both regulators and client demands is the biggest challenge facing Kishore Saokar, managing partner at Vega Investment Technologies. Saokar spoke with NexChange at a recent LaunchTalks event in New York City.