FinovateFall Sneak Peek: Crypterium

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

Crypterium, the world’s first cryptobank, will help you to spend your crypto holdings with the same ease as cash. Pair your crypto account with the virtual card in Crypterium’s app and pay with it as you go.

Features

  • Spend cryptocurrency at over 42 million points of acceptance
  • Transfer money worldwide in seconds using just the recipient’s phone number
  • Buy cryptocurrency instantly with your bank cards

Why it’s great
Crypterium believes cryptocurrency is the future of money, and it’s time to make it go mainstream. With its app, you’ll be able to pay with crypto anywhere in the world.

Presenters

Marc O’Brien, CEO
O’Brien is former CEO of Visa U.K., the company’s second most important market. He is also a key advisor on some of the most exciting startups in the U.K., including Revolut, Britain’s first digital bank unicorn.
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Austin Kimm, COO
Kimm is former CEO of Renaissance Life and Pensions (in Russia and Ukraine) and CEO Renaissance Insurance Group. The company was sold for approximately $200 million in 2013.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: Round Pegs

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

Round Pegs’ early stage validation of digital opportunities unlocks corporate innovation in a result-driven approach, connecting corporate assets with the startup way.

Features

  • Validate digital opportunities as a startup would
  • Reach executive consensus and avoid larger investments
  • Co-create your product with beta users

Why it’s great
From increasing your digital channels engagement to creating your own fintech, Round Pegs has enabled companies to reach consensus in digital innovations valued at over $45 million.

Presenter

Pedro Donati, CEO
Donati was a former IT director at the largest e-commerce in Latin America and was former channels director at Itau Unibanco, the largest non-government owned bank in Latin America.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: Sezzle

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

Sezzle is an interest-free installment product designed to financially empower young ‘prime-to-be’ consumers at retail checkouts.

Features

  • No ‘hard’ credit checks for new users
  • Four automatic and interest-free installments per checkout
  • Simple user signups and one-click repeat user checkouts

Why it’s great
Sezzle’s simple and easy-to-use payment system enables consumers to get what they desire today without any additional interest or fees.

Presenter

Charlie Youakim, CEO
Youakim is a serial tech entrepreneur who has founded two successful payments companies that have raised over $68 million in venture capital. His first company was Passport. His second is Sezzle.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: ebankIT

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

ebankIT’s award-winning platform helps financial institutions deliver digital banking transformations, allowing their customers to be one step ahead at a fraction of cost, time, and effort.

Features

  • Omni-channel digital banking delivered fast
  • Full suite applications for banks, credit unions, and mobile-first institutions
  • Core-agnostic, omni-channel digital banking platform

Why it’s great

ebankIT Studio enables rapid development of applications and services whilst maintaining high standards of quality and performance, guaranteeing a superior user experience and quick ROI.

Presenters

Pete Atkinson, VP United Kingdom, North America
Currently Vice President U.K. and Ireland for ebankIT, Atkinson has spent much of his career operating at the convergent point of technology and consumers.
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Vitor Barros, Pre-Sales Director
Barros is Project Director for R&D department of ebankIT, having managed and implemented several projects over the years, ranging from middleware to mobile platforms and development of innovative applications.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: ITSCREDIT

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

ITSCREDIT’s Online Credit Platform covers the entire credit lifecycle, providing an innovative way to manage and automatize all credit processes with API availability for open banking integration.

Features

  • Instant credit to non-clients
  • Online payments using instant credit offers 100% online attribution
  • Credit using instant credits is open to partners through APIs

Why it’s great
Its platform has an authentic, end-to-end solution. It is available to clients and non-clients, and completes a credit process from the simulation to the disbursement with short implementation time.

Presenters

Cristóvão Morgado, Platform Specialist and Architect
With nearly 20 years of experience in digital transformation and constant contact with the financial market key players, Morgado is the ideal choice to present ITSCREDIT’s solutions at Finovate.
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Sara Martins, Business Developer
Martins’ experience in international events for digital transformation in financial services allowed her to specialize in the fintech area, which demands enthusiastic professionals as herself.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: Bucket Technologies

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

Bucket is a technology platform that integrates with existing POS systems to facilitate coinless cash transactions at retail locations.

Features

  • First global aggregator of coin currency value
  • Coinless cash transactions
  • A new way to save money

Why it’s great
Bucket is the solution to the world’s coin currency problem. By mobilizing the value of coins, Bucket is empowering individual consumers and re-injecting idle cash into the global economy.

Presenter

Francis Hwang, CEO
Hwang has over a decade of experience in launching and managing successful businesses. He is committed to eliminating coins and alleviating the stresses from the production of coin currency.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: aixigo

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

aixigo offers the fastest wealth management technology. The company enables innovation leaders to digitalize all aspects of the personal investment business.

Features

  • Offers the fastest wealth management platform
  • Manages millions of portfolios
  • Sends millisecond responses combined with big data scalability

Why it’s great
aixigo’s wealth management technology is the fastest available. It will manage millions of portfolios your way.

Presenters

Mario Alves, Head of Sales and Partner Management
Alves is a proven expert in retail and private banking, with a special focus on investment and advisory in MiFID related markets and products.
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Marcus Gründler, Head of Portfolio Management Systems
Gruendler is head of portfolio management systems at aixigo with international project experience and develops aixigo’s high performance wealth management platform.
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FinovateFall Sneak Peek: Relay

FinovateFallA look at the companies demoing live at FinovateFall on September 24 through 26, 2018 in New York. Register today and save your spot.

Relay is solving the billion-dollar customer engagement challenge. Its new CX Builder gives businesses the power to create the easiest and most convenient customer interactions.

Features

  • Establishes a direct line to customers for personalized, proactive engagement
  • Offers drag-and-drop tools to create app-like experiences in minutes
  • Automatically sends solutions when customers need them

Why it’s great
Self-service tools don’t work if customers aren’t engaged. Relay proactively engages customers with personalized, simplified support in their neediest moments. The company calls it guided service.

Presenters

Matt Gillin, CEO and Co-founder
Gillin is a three-time tech entrepreneur. Prior to Relay, he founded Ecount, the recognized leader in the prepaid card industry, which he sold to Citigroup in 2007.
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Brie Tascione, CMO
Tascione is CMO and founding member of Relay. Previously she was VP of Global Marketing for Citigroup’s fastest-growing electronic payments division where she led market expansion.
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A Peek at FinovateFall in Full Force

We may have reached peak summer heat, but it’s time to leave vacation-mode behind and start preparing for FinovateFall, which is coming up next month on September 24 through 27* at the Marriott Marquis Times Square in New York.

Last month, we announced the 80 presenting companies that will demo their new technologies and this month we’re finalizing the agenda for the discussion day that will take place the day after the demos. Register today to secure special discounts.

Your sneak peek into the demos

Now that the groundwork has been laid, the real fun begins. Starting next week, we’ll take a company-by-company look at each upcoming demo via our Sneak Peek series. In the weeks leading up to FinovateFall, we’ll reveal what each company plans to demo and why it’s worth paying attention to.

The blog will also highlight notable speakers, keynote addresses, and discussion day panel highlights in the coming weeks.

For more details on FinovateFall, view the list of demoing companies, check out the full speaker lineup, and plan your visit. Have questions? Send us your inquiry and we’ll respond as soon as possible.


*The general conference will take place on September 24 through 26. We’re hosting a separate summit session, not covered with a general admission ticket, that will take place on September 27.