FISPAN News and Updates

12 February 2020

Security

FISPAN CEO Lisa Shields Featured on InsideBig Data

The cache of data that banks can access holds endless potential to create valuable new products and experiences for clients. With this progress, however, comes concerns around the ethical use of personal data in banking. But with the right business practices in place, banks can reap the benefits of AI while keeping customers in control of their data and protected from its misuse. Learn from our CEO, Lisa Shields, about how banks adopting AI should establish a framework that protects their customers and validates the decision-making behind their algorithm applications.

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Author: admin
13 December 2019

Accounting Automation

FISPAN Co-Founder Clayton Weir, Featured in Global Banking & Finance Review

Robots are not quite ready to take over our jobs in finance and accounting. But they are increasingly changing how we work and collaborate. This technology can allow teams to accomplish more tasks in a safer, more compliant way. As automation becomes increasingly common in the financial services industry, accountants must learn how to best leverage new tools and services to help their organizations become more tech-savvy and efficient. Hear from our very own Clayton Weir.

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Author: FISPAN
25 November 2019

FinTech

FISPAN Co-Founder Clayton Weir, Featured in The Global Treasurer

Whether it’s ‘traditional’ TMS providers pushing the boundaries of what they offer, fintechs challenging these traditional players or even so-called ‘big tech’ players making moves into the finance space, treasury and banking is in a period of unprecedented change. Should banks be worried? Hear from our very own Clayton Weir.

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Author: megan
15 November 2019

Embedded Banking

FISPAN Featured In Payments Source Article on JPMorgan Chase

JPMorgan Chase’s goal is to enable payments and other business services without repeated logins to different systems and costly and lengthy technology implementations. Find out how they are working with FISPAN to make that a reality.

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Author: FISPAN
1 November 2019

Leadership

FISPAN Head of Operations Featured in BDC Capital Article

Andrea Zand, Head of Operations at FISPAN is featured in this BDC Capital article alongside other notable tech leaders in BC.  The article discusses how technology is reshaping the modern C-suite, and looks at how data analytics and automation makes well-rounded, tech savvy and innovation-focused leaders.

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Author: FISPAN
10 October 2019

FinTech

FISPAN Selected Among Top FinTech Startups to Embark on UK Trade Mission

Twelve Canadian FinTech startups from five major Canadian cities have been chosen to participate in a trade mission to the UK later this month. The startups were chosen by the UK’s Department for International Trade (DIT), which is leading the mission.

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Author: FISPAN
7 August 2019

API Strategy

Why ‘Sustained Hardship” is good for new startups.

We are delighted to be able to share with you a Business Insider Article featuring our CEO and Founder, Lisa Shields,  about her journey into entrepreneurship. Lisa dives into the difficulties she faced and how she navigates the challenges that come her way.

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Author: FISPAN
1 August 2019

Open Banking

What Other Countries Can Teach the U.S. About Open Banking

We are excited to share with you an article written by our Co-Founder and CSO, Clayton Weir. The article explores the current global landscape of Open Banking and what it means for the US in particular.

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Author: FISPAN
22 July 2019

FinTech

Forbes lists FISPAN as one of “The digital platforms taking over banking”

FISPAN is featured in Forbes as one of “The digital platforms taking over banking”! You can read more about us and the other innovative FinTechs that are changing the banking industry.

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Author: FISPAN
Archives
February 2020
FISPAN CEO Lisa Shields Featured on InsideBig Data
2019
FISPAN Co-Founder Clayton Weir, Featured in Global Banking & Finance Review
FISPAN Co-Founder Clayton Weir, Featured in The Global Treasurer
FISPAN Featured In Payments Source Article on JPMorgan Chase
FISPAN Head of Operations Featured in BDC Capital Article
FISPAN Selected Among Top FinTech Startups to Embark on UK Trade Mission
Why ‘Sustained Hardship” is good for new startups.
What Other Countries Can Teach the U.S. About Open Banking
Forbes lists FISPAN as one of “The digital platforms taking over banking”
Forbes lists FISPAN as one of “The digital platforms taking over banking”
Crafting a Durable API Strategy for Financial Institutions
FISPAN featured in BDC’s ‘Most Promising Startups’ List.
How to Prepare for a Successful Exit
FI.SPAN Presents at Finovate 2019!
March 13th, 2019
Why all Canadians should care about open banking
2018
FI.SPAN Raises $4m for UK and Australia Expansion
Vancouver FinTech FI.SPAN Raises $4m, eyes international expansion
A Vancouver entrepreneur whose previous business was acquired by PayPal Holdings Inc. for $400-million is set to announce a key partnership with JPMorgan Chase & Co. for her latest financial-technology venture
Head of Strategy & Product Joins Ep.16 of SOAR Payments Podcast
FI.SPAN Demos at FinovateFall 2018
Episode 71 – The Tech Bringing B2B Fintech to the Mid-tier Bank – Lisa Shields, FI.SPAN
How Banks Can Better Serve Businesses
How third parties are packaging fintechs into best-of-breed solutions post-PSD2
TRENDING: APIs Bring FIs Back In The B2B Game
Hello Open Banking, Goodbye Data Vaults?
2017
As PSD2 nears, fintechs ramp up their outreach
TRENDING: IBM On The New Rules Of The ‘API Economy’
FI.SPAN Partners with Beanworks to Build a World-Class B2B Payments Hub
FI.SPAN Enables Banks to Maximize the Opportunity of Open Banking
The Problem With APIs by Val Novikov
Banks aren’t following CFPB data-sharing guidance, fintechs say
Banks Should Take Advantage of API Opportunities Before They’re Gone, FI.SPAN Says
TRENDING: Moving Into The Fast Lane, Riding Atop The Blockchain
PaymentsSource Interview with FI.SPAN’s CEO, Lisa Shields
FI.SPAN Joins Ranks as CIX Top 20 Companies
FI.SPAN Comes Out of Montreal FinTech Forum On Top
An API-Based Cure For The Post-Purchase Blues?
FI.SPAN at FinovateFall 2017 in NYC
FI.SPAN: APIs That Pack A B2B Punch
Open Banking, Open APIs, Wide Open Opportunities?
An API-Enabled Banking Renaissance
How APIs Are Fostering Collaboration Between FinTechs And Banks
Canadian fintechs join the global fight against pesky, costly patent trolls
Why Canadian Startups Need IP Protection Strategies—And How to Get One for Cheap
Can APIs Save Traditional Banks?
Banks And FinTech Startups: At Odds No More?
NEW REPORT: As Business Priorities Shift, APIs Go White-Hot
Banks And APIs: Tough Questions, New Answers
FI.SPAN Featured in Electronic Payments International.
Plugging Bank’s $500B Hole: FI.SPAN featured on PYMNTS.com
2016
Tech Industry Growth in Vancouver, BC Shields Appointed to Advisory of UBC’s New Tech Lab
A Big Week for FI.SPAN at the 2016 Women in Payments Canada Symposium