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[...]
The Innotribe team is preparing a 4 day programme for Sibos Boston, from 29 September to 2 October. For the last 6 years, we have tried to create immersive learning experiences on the innovations that could impact the future of the financial industry[...]
On Monday I went along to the London Enterprise Technology Meetup as it was focused on my favourite pet topic: innovations in financial technology (fintech). It was a very well organised meet with an interesting presentation from Samad Masood from Fi[...]
With New York ranked only second behind Silicon Valley as one of the fastest growing fintech startup centres in America, we were excited to see what startups the Big Apple had to offer! For this third and final regional Startup Challenge showcase – p[...]
Innotribe catches up with cyber intelligence company and Startup Challenge 2012 finalist, Digital Shadows Digital Shadows, a UK-based cyber intelligence company that helps clients discover and remedy the exposure of sensitive data via social media, c[...]
We’ve kicked off! The Innotribe Startup Challenge 2014 has commenced a week ago, with the first of three regional showcases taking place at London’s Level39 – the City’s (and Europe’s) largest accelerator space in Canary Wharf. The London rain did no[...]
Earlier this year, we announced that over 280 startups had applied for the Innotribe Startup Challenge – a record number. 152 companies made it through the eligibility process and together with over 500 judges, we have selected the semi-finalists who[...]
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 [...]
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.