FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Infosys Finacle


Blockchain is arguably the greatest disruptor to the global financial system in a generation. Infosys Finacle will present the EdgeVerge Blockchain Solution.


  • A distributed and permissioned ledger that is asset agnostic
  • Open Source Bitcoin stack that supports participant identity assertion
  • Framework to support multiple asset type and smart contracts

Why it’s great
With the EdgeVerge Blockchain Framework, ICICI Bank and Emirates NBD have become the first banks in India and UAE, to complete a pilot blockchain network.


Peter Loop, AVP, Principal Technology Architect
Loop’s experience is of transforming the enterprise system ecosystem. He provides thought leadership on cryptocurrency/blockchain ledger technologies, API management, and cloud migration.


Infosys_LuiSmythLui Smyth, Director of Blockchain Research and Ecosystem Engagement
Smyth most commonly asks questions about finding the business value in emerging technology. He tackles questions such as how customers can make money through technology.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Sentifi


Sentifi, the largest online ecosystem of crowd-sourced experts and influencers in global financial markets, introduces Sentifi Alerts.


  • Discover potential risks or opportunities on any financial asset in real time
  • Customize settings to the topics that matter most
  • Access to over five million financial voices from the crowd

Why it’s great
Sentifi Alerts is the only product on the market integrating the power of five million financial experts with global stock exchanges, delivering notifications on risks and opportunities in real time.


Anders Bally, CEO
With a passion for financial technology and crowd intelligence, Bally has used his 25+ years of experience in global financial markets to connect the world with insights previously unavailable.


Sentifi_AngelineGavinoAngeline Gavino, Business Development and Key Accounts Manager
With 10 years experience at Thomson Reuters in Business Intelligence and Data Analysis, Gavino joined Sentifi in 2016 to connect clients and partners with the power of AI and crowd-intelligence.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Misys

MIsys_homepage_February2017 from Misys is a new platform-as-a-service capability. Banks and third party software developers can use the technology to develop new apps and run those apps in a secure private cloud environment.

Features is the starting point for any organization or individual working in financial services, eg. banks, fintechs, and SIs, to come and build upon trusted financial services solutions.

Why it’s great will be a venue and catalyst for true innovation for the entire financial services community.


Alex Kwiatkowski, Senior Strategist, Banking and Digital Channels
Kwiatkowski performs continuous analysis of global banking to identify the trends which will shape future industry direction from an operational, technological, and regulatory perspective.


Misys_FelixGrevyFelix Grevy, Global Head of Product Management, PaaS
Grevy leads Product Management of, Misys Application PaaS offering, which will power the next generation platform servicing the financial community.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Icon Solutions


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The Instant Payments Framework (IPF) from Icon Solutions is an agile yet robust software product that expedites financial institutions’ transition toward instant payments.


  • Faster time to market
  • Improved agility
  • Reduced total cost of ownership

Why it’s great

Instant Payments Framework (IPF): enabling rapid, high performance connection to instant payment schemes globally.


Tom Hay, Head of Payments
Hay is an IT architect specialising in large scale real time payment systems. He has deep experience with financial institutions moving to next generation payment systems.



Richard Dear, Business Development Director
Dear has over twenty years in the payments and cards market with significant experience in payment systems, including Faster Payments, ACH, ATMs, and acquiring solutions.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: ti&m AG


ti&m is Swiss leader for digitalization, security, and innovation. Our values and the basis for our success are: Talent before hierarchy. Team before lone warriors. Leadership at every level.


  • Complete digital customer onboarding process
  • High usability; high level of security
  • FINMA compliant


ti&m_ReneKonradRené Konrad, Head of Products, Member of Executive Board
Konrad has been active in the areas of customer portals, client onboarding, mobile apps, web security, and credit risk for over ten years. He is a founder of several e-commerce and digital marketing startups and joined ti&m in 2016 as Head of Products and member of the executive board


Markus Nigg, COO, Member of Executive Board
Nigg has a background in finance as well as IT. He held CFO positions in several companies. In 2007 he joined ti&m and is currently responsible for the operative business. Nigg is a member of the executive board and member of the board of directors.

Philip Dieringer, Senior Project Managerti&m_PhilipDieringer
Starting his career in a major Swiss bank, Dieringer joined ti&m in 2015. He leads the development team of the digital onboarding solution.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: nanoPay


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nanoPay is a fintech company based in Toronto that provides a unique payment platform that powers multi-currency payment solutions with instantaneous settlement.


Enables the banks to provide instantaneous fund transfers including settlement, without intermediaries, with higher straight through processing, full transparency, and over 60% cost reduction.

Why it’s great
The nanoPay platform uses state-of-the-art cryptography and bank-grade HSM security and is designed for global regulatory compliance.


Laurence Cooke, CEO
Cooke is founder and CEO of nanoPay Corporation. Prior to starting nanoPay, he was an independent management consultant with a focus on high tech and telecommunications.


nanoPay_NeboDjurdjevicNebo Djurdjevic, EVP Business Development
Djurdjevic brings 20+ years of global experience in electronic payments. Prior to joining nanoPay, he held senior executive roles with companies including Cardis International and Intellect

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Market EarlyBird


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Market EarlyBird offers a read-only Twitter app that is fully-compliant and fully-optimised for use on trading and research floors of banks.


  • See and track market-moving tweets and news based on criteria you set
  • Cast a wider net/return quality, curated tweets searching with SmartTrack
  • Cloud-based solution works without installation or firewall changes

Why it’s great
EarlyBird unlocks Twitter access for banking and finance professionals when and where they need it most. No outgoing tweets, no firewall changes, fully incognito and optional relevance curation.


Danny Watkins, Chief Executive Officer
EarlyBird was the idea of British entrepreneur, Danny Waktins – a former bank data security expert who identified a need for a fully compliant Twitter capability optimised for finance professionals.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Moven

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Moven is an engagement platform that brings value to customers while driving positive, measurable business outcomes for banks.


  • Innovation to prepare for PSD2
  • Moving from history to advice through Impulse Savings
  • Surprise – trust Moven, it’ll be exciting!

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Brett King, Founder & CEO
King is a five time Amazon bestselling author, a renowned commentator, a globally respected speaker on the future of business, and the CEO of a $100m startup called Moven.

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Midtbo has 30 years of experience helping global financial institutions transition through disruption. He is currently responsible for the Enterprise line of business at Moven.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Five Degrees

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Five Degrees, the Dutch fintech company, is proud to present their new robo advisory solution.


  • Offers an open API; digital customer platform
  • Provides a seamless integration with any available service needed
  • Powers a shift towards customer centricity, delivering a more relevant service

Why it’s great
New digital financial services are emerging with an automated, compliant core and a connection layer for all kinds of third parties to tap into. This is the new digital marketplace banking.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: Signicat

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Signicat is the leading innovator in the provision of digital identity assurance services in the cloud, offering regulated markets the technology to create frictionless customer onboarding experiences.


  • Offers a flexible solution for integrating eID-methods into the customer onboarding journey
  • Provides eID and digital signing of documents in one integrated process
  • Enables organizations to gain speed to market

Why it’s great
Signicat offers a readily deployable solution for leveraging e-identity in digital customer onboarding which satisfies demanding customer onboarding expectations, and provides real competitive advantage.Screen Shot 2017-01-31 at 1.44.12 PM


Robert Kotlarz, International Business Development Director
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Kåre Indrøy, Product Expert
Indrøy is a product expert for Signicat’s products and services.

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Haug is a specialist in the fields of international business development and planning. He’s in charge of building strategic alliances and innovation initiatives.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: collectAI

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collectAI leverages AI, digital communication channels and integrated payments to improve collections rates and customer satisfaction.


  • Full digital communication, if meaningful
  • AI-supported communication for best results
  • Integrated payments for high conversion rates

Why it’s great
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Mirko Krauel, CEO
Krauel has 15+ years of experience in financial services and works as a CEO for collectAI. Before joining collectAI, Mirko worked for several startups and consulting companies.
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Daniel Colomer, Product Owner
Colomer works as a product owner for collectAI and is responsible for customer interaction and payments. Prior to joining collectAI, he was a lead developer with Project Collins at the Otto Group.

FinovateEurope Sneak Peek: ebankIT

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ebankIT provides a future-proofing banking platform that allows full autonomy when addressing whatever challenges come next. The future is always changing and adaptation is paramount.


  • PSD2-ready platform
  • Integration with next generation fintech and third-parties
  • Bank in the cloud with an omnichannel platform with fully featured front-end

Why it’s great
Whatever the future is, the ebankIT platform will be there to help you to embrace change.

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Diana Winstanley, Business Developer at ebankIT
Winstanley coordinated several projects on business analysis and international business development, with experience showcasing the latest technological innovations to financial institutions throughout the globe.

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Atkinson is currently Vice President in the U.K. and Ireland for omnichannel banking software provider ebankIT. He has spent much of his career operating at the convergent point of technology and consumers.