Alumni News– July 30, 2014

  • Finovate-F-Logo.jpgThreatMetrix granted patent for its ability to differentiate between trusted customers and cybercriminals 
  • Australia-based Vermilian acquired by banking technology firm Ultradata.
  • Boku brings its direct carrier billing-based mobile payments technology to India.
  • Mangopay teams up with Currency Cloud to provide international money transfer services to its customers.
  • Shivalik Mercantile Cooperative Bank to deploy “bank in a box” from FIS.
  • Blackhawk Network teams with Amazon to enable customers to manage and spend their gift cards in the new Amazon Wallet app.
  • Financial Guard to provide clients with both passive and active investing options.
  • Insuritas wins 2014 NAFCU Services Corporation (NSC) Innovation Award that highlights groundbreaking solutions for credit unions.
  • TechCrunch: Credit Karma offering free, weekly credit reports – no strings attached.
  • Franklin University chooses ACI Worldwide for online payment processing.
  • Wikipedia Foundation partners with Coinbase to allow bitcoin donations.
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– December 20, 2012

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  • Cardlytics platform deployed by America FCU to provide targeted rewards to its members.
  • Vermilian’s bancapp technology to power EECU’s mobile banking and marketing smartphone app.
  • Dwolla promotes its platform by giving $10 in waived transaction fees for every friend you refer through the end of the year.
  • Xconomy looks at what SoMoLend discussed at the recent New York Enterprise Technology meetup.
  • Bank Innovation takes a look at what PayPal’s P2P for Financial Institutions means for the payments world.
  • AppShopper highlights a new app from Billhighway, Give, now available for the iPhone.
  • Netbanker looks at how Simple makes banking interesting.
  • Merger mechanics continue as Zecco accounts move to TradeKing.
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.

Vermilian’s Bancapp Provides a Single Mobile Marketing Channel


Next, Vermilian took the stage with bancapp:
“bancapp seamlessly delivers mobile banking together with sales, marketing, and communications providing an all-in-one mobile banking and marketing channel. Available as iOS and Android native apps as well as a supporting dedicated mobile website, bancapp integrates with numerous banking and marketing systems to provide individual banking services and personalised marketing communications. 
bancapp provides a unique communications capability that allows financial institutions to keep in touch with customers through the expanding mobile channel. The product presents financial institutions with a solution to challenges being faced by the changing nature of retail banking, as consumer demand for on-the-go banking increases.”
Product Launch: August 2012
HQ: Sydney, Australia
Founded: 2001
Finovate demo video: Demo videos will be posted next week
Introducing Anthony Voigt (Director) and John Kean (Director)