fintech Finally has a home at slush
Don’t miss the fintech event of Slush!
Fintech has made a huge impact on the financial industry and incumbent players have chosen collaboration as the clear path forward. Join us to hear from leading banks and how they work with exciting Fintech companies, listen as entrepreneurs share their success stories, and find out who the winner is of the 2018 Lighthouse Development Program. After the program there will be a chance to network with key members of the Nordic and Baltic fintech communities!
December 5 16:00-19:30
Venue @ SLUSH SIIPI 101
Messuaukio 1 00520 Helsinki Finland.
Established in 2015 Revolut has seen lightning fast success and become an icon for challenger banks everywhere. Currently they boast over 3 million customers and are one the highest valued fintech companies in the world. The company believes they have been able to build success quickly by providing exceptional user experiences such as easy international money transfers and instant global spending.
Divido is changing the way consumer’s make purchases by offering fast and simple finance options at the point of sale. Launched in late 2015, Divido works as a marketplace with over 1,000 credit partners to provide consumers with the most competitive offers. Currently operating in the U.K., Germany, France, Spain, Italy, the Nordics, and the U.S. Divido has raised a fresh $15M Series A in August to fuel international expansion efforts. Anthony Harrison, director of marketing and partnerships at Divido, will join us to share more about the exciting challenges of entering 10 new markets in just over a year!
FIRESIDE CHAT: FUTURE OF FINANCE
Investing in Fintech
NFT Ventures has been one of the most active fintech investors in Europe since it set up shop in 2014. With a focus on the Nordic region the firm boasts over 45 investments with over 100 MEUR in AUM. Founding partner, Pär Roosvall, will take the stage and have a personal interview from the entrepreneurial perspective, giving insight to startups seeking funding and sharing his views on where fintech investment is heading.
NBS Ventures is a newly launcehd corporate venture fund from Nationwide Building Society. Since their launch in June 2018 they have already invested in 3 companies and are looking to stay active. NBS Ventures typically look for startups in Seed-Series A that fall within 7 key themes: House & Home, Personal Data & Identity, Financial Wellbeing, Banking as a Platform, Communities & Society, Operational Efficiency, and New Segments.
INNOVATION PANEL: A NEW ROADMAP FOR COLLABORATION
Hear company pitches from the 4 finalists in the 2018 Lighthouse Development Program and find out who will be crowned this year’s winner!
Enfuce Financial services is a forerunner in cloud-based financial services. Enfuce provides its customers with payment platforms that are fast to market, secure and easily scalable. All of this while still being Level 1 PCI DSS compliant and approved by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authorities.
Fidesmo makes it possible to add payment and other contactless services, such as public transport tickets, office/hotel keys, and loyalty schemes, to a single card or wearable. The Swedish company provides a streamlined integration process for manufacturers to add contactless services to their devices and for contactless service providers to distribute their services without any hardware overhead to many devices.
Ondato provides the complete tool for KYC including shared database. We help companies from all over the world make reasonable decisions and manage risks from regulators, combining advanced automation with professional expertise.
Swiftcourt helps buyers and sellers make safe P2P transactions with smart digital sales contracts, e-signing, and transaction-related add-on services. So far, Swiftcourt has helped over 90,000 buyers and sellers make over 45,000+ transactions in Scandinavia.