FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: OutsideIQ


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Outside IQ’s DDIQ is a risk-based cognitive computing product that uses natural language processing in the deep web to uncover regulatory risks of a subject that are not found using current techniques.


  • Searches deep web and premium sources for risk information
  • Removes false positives and groups duplicates
  • Reports present streamlined intelligence and risk classification

Why it’s great
DDIQ enables financial institutions to meet the increasing demands of regulators to automatically and constantly screen for AML risk to be auditably compliant.


Dan Adamson, CEO
Adamson is CEO and founder of OutsideIQ. Prior to OutsideIQ, he was a technical lead at Microsoft for the Bing Health and the Chief Architect at Medstory.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Strands


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STRANDS develops innovative software solutions that enable banks to offer personalized digital-banking experiences by applying machine-learning algorithms within big data ecosystems.


  • Intuitively transforms complex bank data into key customer insights
  • Designed for financial experts: no need for specialized data scientists
  • Open, web-based application with state-of-the-art UX

Why it’s great
No more million-row spreadsheets or costly IT experts: bankers armed with Strands Discovery get relevant and actionable customer insights instantly through stunning visuals and exceptional UX.


Marc Torrens, CIO
After cofounding the company in 2003, Torrens leads Product Strategy, Innovation and Intellectual Property Management. He also holds numerous patents in AI, personalization and recommendation technology.

StrandsPresenter2Luis Rodriguez, Product Evangelist
Besides overseeing major program deliveries, Rodriguez identifies and develops new client relationships, strategic markets and verticals. He aligns product design and delivery with customer needs and strategy.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Envestnet


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Envestnet’s Advisor Now is a brandable, digital-advice offering that automates the process of goal planning, portfolio selection, account opening, fund transfers, client communications and more.


  • Meet the growing online and mobile communication demands of your clients
  • Capture the next generation of investors more profitably
  • Compete in the digital-advice marketplace

Why it’s great
Built in the trusted Envestnet platform and used by 40,000+ advisors, Advisor Now leverages its scalable technology and broad range of service models to support your processes and regulatory obligations.


Blake Wood, SVP, Product Management
Wood has 10+ years of experience and is responsible for assisting in the development of strategic platform products, services, and infrastructure alliances.

Molly Pandya, SVP, Product Management
With 10+ years of experience, Pandya is responsible for Advisor Now functionality and interface along with user experience for Envestnet Advisor, Enterprise, Manager, and Investor Portals.

EnvestnetPresenter3Jay Hummel, SVP, Advisory Services
With 15 years of experience in financial services, Hummel leads the effort in the delivery and adoption of advisor education and business best practices for advisory firms.

FinovateEurope 2016: Meet the Faces of Fintech


With more than 1,500 expected to attend FinovateEurope 2016, and a wide array of themes and topics to be discussed, we don’t know exactly what you’ll be talking about when you’re meeting, chatting, and networking with your fellow fintech fans next month in London.

But thanks to our Attendee Title Word Cloud, we’ve got a pretty good idea of who you’ll be meeting, chatting, and networking with.FEU2016Titles-FINAL

Whether its the CEO from the corner office, the developer from the lab, or the venture capitalist from the conference room, Finovate is the place to meet the people who are driving fintech innovation at every level. So if your LinkedIn could use a few more movers, shakers and decision-makers from the world of financial technology, then join us in London for FinovateEurope 2016.


Our London conference returns to Old Billingsgate Market Hall on the Thames, February 9 and 10, for two days of live demonstrations from a dynamic mix of startups and industry veterans. Tickets are on sale now. So visit our registration page today and save your spot at our first fintech conference of the New Year.


And once you’ve registered, let us and your fellow attendees know you’re coming by joining the Finovate community on Bizzabo. Find the Bizzabo app at the Apple App Store or at Google Play. Download the app and search for “Finovate.” Sign in using the same email address you used during registration and then press “Join the Community” and you’re all set.

Bizzabo is also available as a web app for use with your laptop or desktop

Got questions? Our FAQ page has answers.

FinovateEurope 2016 is sponsored by The Bancorp and KPMG.

FinovateEurope 2016 is partnered with Aite Group, Bank Innovators Council, BankersHub, BayPay Forum, bob’s guide, Byte Academy, The Cointelegraph, CrowdReviews, Digital Currency Council, Fintech Finance, The Fintech Times, Harrington Starr. IDC Financial Insights, Let’s Talk Payments, Mapa Research, Mercator Advisory Group, The New Economy, Payments & Cards Network, PitchBook, Plus Journal, Verdict Financial, and World Finance.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Avoka


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Founded in Sydney, Australia and headquartered in Denver, Avoka accelerates customer-centric, digital transformation with frictionless sales transactions. The company will demo how to quantify and optimize customer effort to increase customer acquisitions.


  • Measure the customer effort to complete an application
  • Predict the effort for each design change
  • Reduce abandonment and convert more prospects to customers

Why it’s great
Every step in a bank account opening that adds customer effort also increases abandonment. Minimize that effort and you will gain more customers.


Avoka_CorcoranDerek Corcoran, Chief Experience Officer

Corcoran is CXO at Avoka, and a world-recognized expert on digital customer acquisition in financial services. He is the developer of Transaction Effort Score (TES) and a frequent industry speaker.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Persado


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Persado’s machine-learning platform generates the most effective language for communications designed to drive action.


  • Emotionally engaging content at every lifecycle touchpoint
  • World’s largest database of scored and tagged marketing language
  • Data-driven technology that eliminates the guesswork from creativity

Why it’s great
Persado customers are seeing, on average, a 75% response lift across web, email, display, and social.


Persado_WhittleLawrence Whittle, Chief Revenue Officer

Whittle is the Chief Revenue Officer of Persado. He is responsible for driving the overall sales, the go-to-market strategy and execution, as well as developing its network of eco-system partners.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Lendstar


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Germany’s Lendstar is a mobile app that allows users to source, share, and send money, combined with a link to their existing bank account.


  • Allow immediate money transactions, no hassle to chase your spendings
  • Enable one or many transactions
  • Help to organize all private financial transactions

Why it’s great
Collect money, divide bills, and transfer funds directly from your bank account? Go for Lendstar!


Christopher Kampshoff, CEO

Kampshoff is the creative lead behind the Lendstar concept, being responsible for business development, finances and marketing. He has also several years of experience in the finance sector.

Johannes Schubert, Head of Product Development


Schubert is a FinTech solution enthusiast and is keen to change the way we all deal with transferring money. He turns boring transactions into a fun way of exchanging money between friends.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Qumram


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Based in Zurich, Switzerland, Qumram provides software to record user sessions on web, social, and mobile to ensure regulatory compliance (i.e., MiFID II) and prevent fraud.


  • Enable communication and transactions via social media for real customer centricity
  • Ensure compliance with Qumram session recording
  • Prevent fraud by identifying erratic behaviors

Why it’s great
The #1 solution for compliant, customer-centric banks, Qumram empowers banks such as UBS to engage and transact on all digital channels in a compliant manner.


Qumram_ScheurerSimon Scheurer, Co-Founder & CTO

Scheurer is an experienced CTO, strategic technology advisor, and entrepreneur. As a “magician” with masters degrees in mathematics and physics, he loves solving technical challenges.


Qumram_WegmuellerMathias Wegmueller, Co-Founder & Business Development

Wegmueller is an experience team leader, advisor for digital transformation strategies and projects. He is a seasoned consultant, entrepreneur, and board member.


Patrick Barnert, CEOQumram_Barnert

Barnert is a visionary business leader as global entrepreneur and manager. He was senior vice president at OpenText, responsible for $800m revenue.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: CREALOGIX


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Swiss innovator CREALOGIX presents its Digital Banking Hub, the pivotal point of digital transformation in banking. The basic idea is openness via targeted use of APIs toward third-party applications for seamless offerings.


  • An all-in-one, personalized, seamless, secure banking experience for the client
  • A digital banking delivery platform that lets banks upgrade their digital services quickly and flexibly

Why it’s great
The use of the established and comprehensive API-layer of the Digital Banking Hub by CREALOGIX helps banks quickly transform their digital business to stay future-ready.


CREALOGIX_CritchleyGeraldine Critchley, Head of Product Marketing

Following the convergence of the digital business with banking technology for years, Critchley has been shaping product strategy and international branding for CREALOGIX.


CREALOGIX_BreamAntony Bream, U.K. Managing Director

Bream is an internationally experienced U.K. managing and sales director specializing in the marketing, business development, and selling of digital financial services solutions, both in-house and SaaS.


FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Innofis


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Innofis is a fully digital banking platform which combines knowledge of customer behavior and context with predictive analytics and machine learning to provide highly personalized information and services.

Features of the platform:

  • Leverage digital banking platforms to build personal customer relationships
  • Delight customers with information and offers that are relevant for them
  • Monitor results and activity in real-time

Why it’s great

Innofis’s product solves the problem of banks risking the loss of digital customers by improving transaction-based digital banking platforms, with relationship-driven solutions.


David Moreno, CEO
Moreno has a successful career of 20+ years in the financial services industry. He founded Innofis in 2012 to realize his vision for banking innovation.

David Falk, CMOInnofisPresenter2
Falk is an international marketing and sales professional with 20+ years of experience. At Innofis he is in charge of managing the growing global demand for its solutions.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: EyeVerify

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Unlock every opportunity with Eyeprint ID™ created by EyeVerify. One look opens mobile devices, logs you into apps and secures your mobile payments.


  • Convenient—authentication takes less than a second
  • Secure—more than 99.99% accurate
  • Private—biometric never leaves your device

Why it’s great
EyeVerify is convenient, secure and private.


Toby Rush, CEO
As founder and CEO of two mobile ventures, Rush’s expertise in imaging, sensors and mobility gives him early insight into trends and technologies that affect consumers and the enterprise.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Nostrum Group


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Nostrum provides innovative automated loan-management software, working across a number of different consumer and commercial finance products, throughout the life cycle of a lender’s operations.

Features of Nostrum’s loan-management software:

  • Cheaper—customer self-service and automation reduces lenders’ operating costs
  • Faster—facilitating rapid introductions of new lending products
  • Safer—hosted in dual, high-availability data centers

Why it’s great
The Nostrum solution will dramatically improve lender profitability and increase customer loyalty and retention.


Richard Carter, Chief Executive
As CEO of Nostrum, Carter is passionate about pioneering technology. With more than 25 years of direct financial services experience, he is a respected thought-leader in the fintech industry.

NostrumGrouppresenter3Tom Martin, Head of PMO
As Nostrum’s Head of Project Management, Martin is responsible for innovation and change delivery throughout the company to support its strategic goals.