Fintech News Issue #88 October 5th, 2016

Issue #88 is here. Enjoy a fine selection of the latest articles and information on conferences you should attend – not just because you can find discount vouchers on our website. Stay fintechy and come back for more next week. – Michael and the FinTech Weekly team

Top Stories

    Hacking a bank is serious business. This is true in terms of hacking as an illegal activity aimed at getting unauthorized access to data and information. Hacking a bank with the institution supporting the action is another matter. And it is a completely wonderful experience.

    I’m always blogging about replacing core systems, open source the bank, change the leadership to one that gets it and just do it. I’m saying it so much that I’m finding myself boring. So let’s change tack. Who’s the vendor?

    As digital transformation continues across all industries, the need for an increasing number of passwords is becoming problematic. Financial institutions need to investigate acceptable alternatives that balance security and simplicity.

Top Events

    LEND360 is the premier conference that connects every angle of the online lending industry. From consumer, small business and marketplace lenders to service providers, including credit bureaus, payment processors and advertising/marketing companies, the entire ecosystem of the online lending spectrum is represented at LEND360. At Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile, Chicago, USA

    Where platforms and investors come to learn, network and do business

    MRC Atlanta brings the world’s top fraud, payments and risk experts together to learn, share, create, connect and play unlike any other event. Focused exclusively on merchants, attendees have the opportunity to participate in panel discussions, general sessions, networking events and so much more. What are you waiting for?

    The wave of fintech disruption sweeping through the financial services industry is approaching a critical phase. Launched at our Buttonwood event in October 2015, Finance Disrupted will explore what the digital revolution means for finance and the broader economy. Visit our YouTube channel for clips of the discussion.

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