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What is Curve? About Curve Curve, the Over-The-Top-Banking-Platform, is the smart and simple way for people to consolidate their cards into one smart card and app. After signing up with Curve, you add virtual versions of your bank cards to the app and pay, either with your phone, or with the physical Curve Card that Curve sends you. By enabling people to connect their cards to just one, Curve simplifies and unifies the money management experience with its unique ability to transfer transactions... Read more »

What is the Product/Service? Form3 is a leading Payments-as-a-Service technology provider. Our award-winning, cloud native API-based technology platform combines deep payments expertise with a cutting edge technology stack and highest security, Active-Active-Active with AWS.  We already enable access to UK Faster Payments, Bacs, SEPA CT/DD and SEPA Instant on both direct participant and sponsored basis through a single API. In addition we are building our International Payments solution,... Read more »

With the new possibilities offered by the latest technology continuing to redefine modern personal and corporate finance, there have been a wealth of services that have developed recently in the European Union with new takes on what finance should look like in the digital age. One of the fastest growing companies in the field over the past couple of years has been SatchelPay UAB, an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) out of Lithuania offering individuals and corporate clients a full range of... Read more »

The global financial system would not function without Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) codes The world’s financial regulators have made huge changes since the global financial crisis of 2008. Among much else, they require certainty in relation to who is really who among legal entities that participate in financial transactions. This certainty comes from the 20 character LEI codes, which provide access to information about ‘who is who’ and ‘who owns whom’. A LEI is a unique global identifier which... Read more »

Konsentus is the leading online, machine readable, real-time service that provides ASPSPs (i.e. Credit Institutions encompassing Banks & Building Societies, Payment & Electronic Money Institutions etc.) with Third-Party Provider (TPP) Identity & Regulatory checking services required to enable them to comply with the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) open banking, commonly referred to as “access to accounts”.  What is the solution?   Konsentus provides an online, real-time TPP... Read more »

About Salt Edge Salt Edge – a financial API platform with PSD2 and open banking solutions. The company has two main vectors of activity: enabling third parties to get access to bank channels via a unified gateway, and developing the technology necessary for banks to become compliant with the directive’s requirements. ISO 27001 certified and AISP licensed under PSD2, the company employs the highest international security measures to ensure stable and reliable connections between financial... Read more »

What is the solution? Horizon is unique in bringing advanced algorithmic capabilities within a fully customizable solution, that provides advanced trading technology to 90 buy-side and sell-side institutions in 26 countries, and connectivity to over 80 exchanges worldwide. What does the solution do? Horizon can trade across a wide range of structured products (vanilla to exotic), underlying asset classes (from equity to hybrids, and beyond), and product types (FX, futures, options, warrants,... Read more »

A brief summary of the app Amaiz is a UK-based fintech enterprise offering a business current account for a largely-ignored but fast-growing segment of the population - entrepreneurs and sole traders. With a team of accountants, self-assessment-ready card expenses categorisation, cash flow charts, instant notifications, and in-app invoicing you’ve got everything covered in one app which serves as a one-stop-shop for all things business banking. The idea to launch the banking app Day-to-day... Read more »

What is the solution?  The PayMate platform provides a comprehensive digital workflow tied to payments which enables greater control and transparency along with better cash flows and end to end reconciliation for superior experience for corporates in closed loop supply chains. PayMate works with Visa and leading card issuing banks to facilitate both payables and receivables across supply chains. The platform replaces traditional cash and cheque, to card-based, EFT payments for corporates,... Read more »

Established in Dublin, Ireland, in 1989, Sysnet Global is a leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions to the payment card industry. Its expert service offering helps small-to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to improve security and enables acquiring organisations to reduce risk. Specialising in data security and PCI DSS compliance validation solutions, Sysnet works closely with merchant acquirers in 60 countries worldwide to enable them to provide optimum support to merchant... Read more »


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