Finovate Alumni News– September 10, 2012

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  • Virtual Piggy partners with skateboard brand, GoldCoast. Come see Virtual Piggy’s live demo at FinovateFall.
  • Acculynk wins Lion’s Den competition at the ATPS Latinoamerica in Miami.
  • Planwise gives a sneak peek demo of platform upgrades.
  • The Sydney Morning Herald reports UBank wins 2012 Financial Review Smart Investor Blue Ribbon Award for its variable home loan. Come see UBank at FinovateAsia in Singapore.
  • Digital Trends looks at how (Bank)Simple is jumping through regulatory hoops.
  • NY Times suggests FamZoo to help children & parents manage allowance.
  • Millennial Vision and Cachet Financial Solutions partner to remarket mobile remote deposit solution. Come check out Cachet Financial at FinovateFall this week in New York.
  • Huff Post reports: Andera CEO Charlie Kroll Builds Business To ‘Help Small Banks Compete Against The Big Guys’.
  • TechCrunch interviews BillGuard CEO Yaron Samid.
  • TechCrunch reports: Doxo Uses QR Codes To Bridge The Gap Between Paper Bills And Mobile Payments.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Finovate Alumni News– June 18, 2012

  • Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpgSimple sends out a wave of new beta invites, including one to Square’s co-founder.
  • The Financial Services Club explores how Fidor Bank is innovating in the traditional banking space.
  • Wall Street Journal looks at Doxo’s role in the bill payment space.
  • Barrons examines how SigFig’s portfolio managers work.
  • American Banker reports BankSimple Aims to Simplify Opening Online Accounts using Andera’s SDK.
  • The Wall Street Journal examines innovation in fintech.
  • Dwolla’s FiSync goes live.
  • Geezeo signs Missouri Credit Union.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Finovate Alumni News– June 6, 2012

  • Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpg2 Minute Finance covers Concur’s FinovateSpring 2012 demo.
  • Quid puts FinovateSpring companies through its Big Data algorithm.
  • Netbanker reports Doxo Provides the Missing Login at Small Billers.
  • TIO Networks named to PROFIT Mag’s list of Fastest-Growing Companies in Canada.
  • GigaOM reports Wonga readies $1.5 billion IPO.
  • Wall Street Journal reviews FutureAdvisor.
  • ThreeThriftyGuys.com reviews SaveUp.com.
  • American Banker reports Computer Services Inc. (CSI) adds Geezeo’s PFM tools to its online banking suite.
  • Business Insider recommends using Credit Karma and ReadyForZero to get out of debt and raise your credit score.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Finovate Alumni News– May 31, 2012

  • Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpgDCisions reflects on its FinovateSpring experience.
  • American Banker looks at TIO Networks as a Silicon Valley Tech company serving the underbanked.
  • CorFire and edo Interactive to connect purchase data and targeted offers via mobile.
  • Silver Tail Systems positioned in the Leaders Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Web Fraud Detection.
  • Bazaarvoice acquires PowerReviews for $151 million.
  • doxo adds mobile bill Pay, launches Android app.
  • Prosper takes on Lending Club’s PRIME service with Premier.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

doxo Adds Mobile Bill Pay, Launches Android App

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Online filing cabinet, doxo, recently announced its biggest development since it presented at FinovateSpring 2011. The Seattle-based startup is rolling out a new mobile bill payment solution, along with a new app for Android users. 

The new solution, doxoPAY, allows Android and Apple users to receive and pay their bills from select providers on one platform with a single username and password. The largest providers include:

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    • Puget Sound Energy
    • Sound Community Bank
    • Sprint

Users can pay any of doxo’s providers by simply viewing their bill and selecting Pay.

To learn more about doxo, watch its FinovateSpring 2011 demo.

Finovate Alumni News– April 26, 2012

  • Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpgFinovate Alums take the stage at the Future of Money Conference 2012.
  • Netbanker: Pageonce Removes Billpay Subscription Fee in Favor of Per-Transaction Pricing.
  • Hypebot.com followed Personal Capital, Intuit, Boku, Tradeshift, and CashStar at the Future of Money Conference.
  • Backbase & GFT sign European partnership agreement.
  • State of Washington picks Doxo for paperless files.
  • BehavioSec chosen as one of the “Cool Vendors” in Identity Access Management, 2012 report by Gartner.
  • Alpena Alcona Area CU selects MoneyDesktop’s PFM to offer members a better online banking experience.
  • Northwoods CU signs onto Cachet Financial Services’ mobile remote deposit capture.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Finovate Alumni News– April 4, 2012

  • Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Finovate-F-Logo.jpgFamZoo lists the cost of the 6 partnership options for financial institutions.
  • Dough Roller lists Betterment as 1 of 5 ways to automate your finances.
  • Social Lending Network reports Lending Club and Prosper collectively issue over $50 mil in loans.
  • Q2ebanking names David Peterson EVP, customer experience and innovation.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Finovate Alumni News– March 9, 2012

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  • Credit Union Times reports Geezeo signs Alabama Telco & San Francisco FCU, totals over 85 clients.
  • P2P Money blog reports Zopa celebrates its 7th birthday.
  • Finextra reports MoBank announces the launch of MoPowered mCommerce service.
  • Detroit Free Press shows how BillGuard has helped people avoid unnecessary charges.
  • SafetyPay selects ZipZap’s CashPay solution as its preferred cash payment option.
  • AppStorm shows off doxo.
  • Finovate shares Best of Show winners from 2007 to present.
  • Linkable Networks launches mobile app & API.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You
can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.

Doxo Launches Updates, Adds Billers

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In the past week, doxo, an online file organization and bill pay platform, launched new features and added billers to its system.

Features

1) Added a digital drawer feature to help users organize files. The simple drag and drop functionality allows users to easily categorize companies into the file cabinet drawers.

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Screenshot from doxo’s blog on Feb. 17, 2012
 

2) Updated its desktop application to enhance session handling, intelligently name backup files, and allow for the creation of duplicate folders.

Billers Added

1) Benton and Franklin Counties in Washington state accept property tax payments

2) Eight healthcare systems across 40 hospitals including:

  • Saint Luke’s Health System
  • Advocate Health Care and Advocate Medical Group
  • Novant Health
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • University of Illinois Medical Center
  • Rockford Health System
  • Rush-Copley Medical Center

To learn more about doxo, watch its FinovateSpring 2011 demo.

Finovate Alumni News– February 17, 2012

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  • Prosper celebrates its 6th birthday by offering to pay your second loan payment today (Friday, Feb. 17) only.
  • HelloWallet appoints Aaron Benway as new CFO.
  • American Banker reports PayPal is partnering with banks to attract new customers.
  • American Banker reports Intuit adds iPad banking app.
  • CNN Money looks at how SecondMarket will survive now that Facebook has gone public.
  • StockTwits launches feature to help users discuss stocks.
This post will be updated throughout the day as news and developments emerge. You can also follow all the alumni news headlines on the Finovate Twitter account.