On July 12th, the founders of the NadiFin Acceleration Program reunited at the LHoFT to announce that Gardenia Technologies was voted by its cohort peers as the winner of the 2019 program, paving the way for a €100,000 investment from MiddleGame Ventures.
The Luxembourg RegTech specialist Finologee and the Swiss private banking platform and software provider New Access today announced the integration of Finologee’s ‘PSD2 for Banks’ module within New Access’ systems to provide ready-to-use PSD2 compliance.
Finologee sat down with Pictet to discuss about the challenges they were facing in relation to PSD2 compliance and why they decided to work with Finologee.
The first edition of the NadiFin Fintech Acceleration Program, powered by Farvest and MiddleGame Ventures, and developed in collaboration with the LHoFT, will reach its conclusion on Friday 12th, at the occasion of the last Fintech Friday networking session before the summer break.
LUXHUB, one of the leading European Open Banking API Platform service provider establishes a partnership today with Rakuten Bank Europe SA to help it with PSD2 compliance and unlock the potential of open banking.
The winner of this year’s Fintech Awards Luxembourg is Tokeny, a fintech startup from Luxembourg in alternative finance, followed by runners up OKO (Israel) and Uniken (USA). The Lighthouse Award, given to the startup that best harnesses data-driven technology, went to DreamQuark (France) for its use of artificial intelligence. This fourth edition of the competition was held on 19 June 2019, at KPMG Luxembourg’s headquarters.
The last session of this year's Fintech Summit took place on May 22nd and focused on the latest development and use-cases of the Blockchain technology, in the US, Asia and Europe. During this session moderated by Paul Brody (Principal & Global Innovation Leader, BlockChain Technology, EY), several international experts took the stage to present their innovative solutions and share their views on the development of this technology.
On the second morning of ICT Spring, and more specifically at the Fintech Summit, Manon Loison, Head of Marketing at the LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology) welcomed international and local experts who shared their knowledge, best practices and views on the topic of "Sustainable Finance".
After 100+ applications from around the globe, 11 post-seed and pre-series B stage Fintech companies have been selected and are ready to scale to new heights through the NadiFin Fintech Accelerator program, powered by MiddleGame Ventures and Farvest in partnership with the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT).
A new edition of the Pitch Your Startup competition will take place on May 21st, 2019, during ICT Spring. The Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL), which is known for supporting local startups, will once again be one of the event's main partners and will offer 20,000€ to a startup based in Luxembourg.