FI.SPAN CEO, Lisa Shields, sits down with bobsguide to talk about how she groups FinTechs into services and the ease with which banks can access them through APIs. Think Android app store but for banks. Read the entire interview Read More.
” How do I see PSD2 evolving? […] The reason I think it’s a good development for society is because it is forcing a discourse around what open banking looks like. In my view, it’s a necessary step to the ultimate end state that is beneficial for banks, customers and fintechs.”
- Lisa Shields, FI.SPAN CEO
Examining the latest news in the space from blockchain’s applications for B2B payment transactions and data tracking to new developments in the quest to improve cross-border transactions, PYMNTS releases the first B2B API Tracker of the year! Read the full tracker Read More.
“I think ultimately all banks will be API-driven in the fullness of time ”
- Laurence Cooke, Founder and CEO of NANOPAY
FI.SPAN CEO, Lisa Shields, shares some very interesting thoughts on safeguarding customer information in an article posted in Bank News. Read the full piece Read More.
“In a world where banks are forced to open the data vault, some fear that sharing customer financial data may open the door to a surge in cybercrime. The role banks play in financial data security and data exchange will soon be changing, and many banks are preparing for what an open banking environment will bring.”
– Lisa Shields, FI.SPAN CEO
PaymentsSource mentions FI.SPAN in “As PSD2 nears, fintechs ramp up their outreach” article, with an interesting take on new payment and data sharing rules to come in 2018.
“Banks and fintechs will join forces to create more customer-centric offerings. So you’ll have a bundling of traditional banking services with other services from startups that create a range of products.”
– Tuomas Nenonen, manager of product and business development for Nets
The December edition of the PYMNTS.com B2B API Tracker, a FI.SPAN collaboration, highlights the latest developments that are changing the pace of payments, including delivery across borders and notable collaborations between traditional banks and FinTechs.
” [The API economy is] an ecosystem of entities, and the connective tissue is APIs.”
– Tom Eck, CTO of industry platforms at IBM
FI.SPAN is very excited to share the news of our first customer, Beanworks, in this press release! We are looking forward to working closely with the team.
FI.SPAN’s message from FinovateFall in New York City this past September is still resonating across the country. CEO, Lisa Shields, took part in a Q&A with David Penn from Finovate to get a deeper understanding of the company. Read the full article Read More.
” The solution helps banks open up a new business banking channel via accounting and ERP apps which, “embed(s) your brand and your products into your client’s daily workflow.””
- Lisa Shields, FI.SPAN CEO
CEO, Lisa Shields, shares specific insights and explains that FI.SPAN sees both sides of the picture when it comes to Banks and FinTechs. Her interview with American Banker illustrates quite clearly that FI.SPAN is in a great position to leverage the common good for both parties. Read the article to see what else she has to say.