At Sibos in Dubai, we’re taking a slightly different approach, by moving away from presenting topics to building actual capabilities. Our 2013 Innotribe program introduces the concept of “journeys”. Just like the metro or undergroun[...]
Innotribe catches up with mobile app budgeting planner and Startup Challenge 2013 finalist, Pocketbook! Pocketbook, an Australian-based free budget planner and personal finance software that makes money management incredibly simple, recently received[...]
Last week was the inaugural #FinTechWeek in the UK, and by all accounts it was a very successful launch! I attended as much as I could, and followed along online for the parts I couldn’t get to, and here are my top six take-aways: The capital markets[...]
“Connected companies have the advantage, because they learn and move faster than their competitors. While others analyse risk, they seize opportunities. While others work in isolation, they link into networks of possibility and expand their influence[...]
Innotribe catches up with P2P FX platform and previous Startup Challenge participant, Kantox Kantox, a London-based peer-to-peer foreign exchange trading platform for SMEs and mid-caps, recently raised EUR6.5 million in a series A funding round. The [...]
Let’s try to set the scene: London, on Tuesday 11 February. We left our hotel in the midst of typical British weather: heavy rain, cold and strong winds. Ah my dear winter time… As a Belgian, I feel quite at home here! After a short (but active) walk[...]
If you are reading this, thinking should I / shouldn’t I participate, then I want to challenge you, and flip it to say: why wouldn’t you? The Innotribe Startup Challenge is free to enter, unlike other challenges. We don’t charge for companies to pitc[...]
Press release, published 12 Nov 2013 BRUSSELS, 12 November 2013 – Innotribe, SWIFT’s initiative to enable collaborative innovation in financial services, today announced the launch of the Innotribe Startup Challenge 2014, a year-round competit[...]
A quick look at some of the topics covered during Innotribe at Sibos in Dubai, from Visual Thinking and Scenario Planning to Beyond GDP and the finals of the Innotribe Startup Challenge. Thanks again to all who contributed, speakers, sponsors, crew &[...]
SWIFT Innotribe partner with Next Bank LatAm in search for Latin America’s best fintech startup Published on 03 Oct 2013 BRUSSELS, 3 October 2013 – Innotribe, SWIFT’s initiative to enable collaborative innovation in financial services, announc[...]
SWIFT Innotribe is about connecting people, networks and ideas, bringing together global innovators and investors, strategists, and influential decision-makers from leading financial institutions across the globe.
The initiative seeks to bridge the gap between today’s brightest startups and innovators and the financial service industry, looking for products and innovations that could disrupt current business models and create opportunities for new ones.
SWIFT is a member-owned cooperative that provides the communications platform, products and services to connect more than 10,000 banking organisations, securities institutions and corporate customers in 212 countries and territories.
SWIFT enables its users to exchange automated, standardised financial information securely and reliably, thereby lowering costs, reducing operational risk and eliminating operational inefficiencies.
SWIFT also brings the financial community together to work collaboratively to shape market practice, define standards and debate issues of mutual interest.