John Hancock, FDIC, The Federal Reserve and Bloomberg News Descend on Boston FinTech Week 2019 as Grassroots Event Arrives on Na
FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams and president and CEO of John Hancock, Marianne Harrison, will deliver keynotes and the event will be held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Babson College, and the Boston Public Library.
Bloomberg Radio will be broadcasting live at the Boston Federal Reserve on Monday, September 9th. Programs on-site include Bloomberg Surveillance (9:00 - 10:00 a.m. ET) and Bloomberg Markets AM (10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET) co-hosted by Paul T. Sweeney and Lisa Abramowicz.
Dow Jones Joins FinTech Sandbox as Data Partner to Promote Innovation in Financial Technology and Services
FinTech Sandbox announced today that Dow Jones, a trusted source of business news and financial information globally for more than 130 years, has joined as a data partner. Dow Jones is providing access to its trusted, renowned content, as well as thousands of licensed news and data sources, to FinTech Sandbox startups via DNA, its developer platform.
FinTech Sandbox Announces Demo Day 6.0 in NYC, Revealing Nine Presenting Startups
FinTech Sandbox today announced its final line-up for Demo Day 6.0 in New York City on April 4, 2019. The group of nine startups that will demo live at the event represent a diverse, global group of innovators in fintech, ranging from real estate tech to institutional investor tech to banking tech for the underserved.
EY joins FinTech Sandbox as a Lead Sponsor to Promote Innovation in Financial Services
Ernst & Young LLP (EY) announced today that it has become a lead sponsor of FinTech Sandbox and the exclusive advisory services provider of the Boston-based nonprofit organization. Dan New, EY’s New England FinTech Lead, will also be joining the FinTech Sandbox advisory board.
Euromoney TRADEDATA Joins FinTech Sandbox as Data Partner to Promote Innovation in Financial Technology and Services
FinTech Sandbox is pleased to announce today a partnership with Euromoney TRADEDATA, a leader in providing trusted reference data solutions to the global future and options industry. Euromoney TRADEDATA will provide data to promising startups selected by FinTech Sandbox for use in the development and testing of a wide range of exciting and transformational products and services.
AccuWeather Partners with FinTech Sandbox to Foster Innovation in Financial Technology and Services
AccuWeather, the largest and fastest-growing weather media and business company in the world, today announced a partnership with FinTech Sandbox, a nonprofit organization that promotes innovation in the financial sector.
Early-Stage Financial Technology Firms to Benefit from TransUnion and FinTech Sandbox Partnership
FinTech Sandbox today announced it has entered into a partnership with TransUnion to help early-stage financial technology firms launch in the marketplace. As part of the partnership, TransUnion’s Startup Credit Kit will enable startups to test business model concepts and refine their go-to-market strategies.
Sageworks Joins FinTech Sandbox as Data Partner Promoting Innovation in Financial Technology and Services
FinTech Sandbox announced today that Sageworks, which offers lending, credit risk, and portfolio risk solutions to banks and credit unions, will make banking and indices data available to early-stage financial technology startups selected by the Sandbox. This data will be used in the development and testing of cutting-edge innovations.
FinMason to Provide Investment Analytics Data to FinTech Sandbox Participants
FinMason, a Boston-based FinTech and investment analytics firm, is partnering with FinTech Sandbox, a non-profit accelerator that makes financial data and infrastructure provided by its partners available for free to FinTech start-ups. FinTech Sandbox participants will utilize FinMason's enterprise solution, FinRiverTM, a set of flexible and lightning-fast investment analytics APIs with access to more than 700 analytical data types, including risk and performance metrics, aggregate factor exposures, scenario analyses and stress testing.
Ontario Centres of Excellence and Fintech Sandbox Announce New Partnership
Today Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and Boston-based FinTech Sandbox, signed an historic memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate and expand the FinTech Sandbox model into Canada, starting in Ontario.
Data Simply Becomes First FinTech Sandbox Alumnus to Return as a Data Partner
FinTech Sandbox announced today that Data Simply will join leading firms – including Moody’s Analytics, Thomson Reuters, and Yodlee – in providing data to innovative startups selected by the Boston-based nonprofit organization.
FinTech Sandbox Announces Demo Day 3.0, Reveals Lineup of Presenters
FinTech Sandbox, a nonprofit that provides FinTech startups free access to financial data and infrastructure to accelerate development, today announced a series of events highlighting the innovative FinTech solutions Sandbox participants have built. Demo Day 3.0, with presentations from US- and UK-based startups, will take place at the Hatch Fenway in Boston on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. A private Fundraising Symposium and Sandbox Alumni reception follow on November 2.
FinTech Sandbox Adds State Street to List of Sponsors to Promote Financial Services Innovation
FinTech Sandbox today announced that State Street will join leading firms – including Fidelity Investments, F-Prime Capital, Thomson Reuters, Silicon Valley Bank, Amazon Web Services, Intel, SIX Financial Information, Goodwin Procter, and .406 Ventures – as a sponsor of the Boston-based nonprofit organization.
TradeItTM Joins Non-Profit FinTech Sandbox to Promote Financial Services Innovation
FinTech Sandbox startups looking to test new retail trading capabilities or demonstrate their ability to seamlessly integrate with retail brokerage accounts will now have access to TradeIt’s APIs and SDKs. These tools connect popular financial mobile apps with retail brokerage accounts and each other.
Exchange Data International Joins FinTech Sandbox as Newest Data Partner
FinTech Sandbox today announced that Exchange Data International (EDI) will make securities data available to Sandbox residents, helping to facilitate innovation in financial technology.
Remarked EDI CEO Jonathan Bloch, “We are very excited to partner with FinTech Sandbox as we strongly believe that the future of the financial sector will be determined by the new FinTech companies. Exchange Data International is happy to facilitate their birth and success.”
FinTech Sandbox Executive Director Jean Donnelly Joins FWB Advisory Board
We are excited to welcome Jean Donnelly to the Founders Workbench Advisory Board. Jean is the executive director of FinTech Sandbox, a non-profit that provides streamlined access to a broad range of financial data – enabling entrepreneurs to develop and test their applications faster, more cost-efficiently and to higher quality standards. FinTech Sandbox has assisted more than 40 FinTech startups in Boston, NYC, San Francisco, London and Chicago in gaining access to premium data sets from more than 24 data providers.
Broadridge Adds Derivatives Clearing to its Global Post Trade Management Solution
Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) today announced that it has broadened its Global Post Trade Management (GPTM) solution, adding exchange-traded derivatives functionality through the acquisition of Dojima LLC.
Analysis from Empire Startups’ Fintech Event in NY Earlier this Week
Earlier this week on Tuesday, New York-based Empire Startups closed the Nasdaq by ringing the closing bell, and the next morning they hosted a fintech conference at Webster Hall and Finance Magnates reported live from the event.