FINCONECTA - The Integration program between FINTECHS and Financial Institutions
Powered by the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF) and Above & Beyond (A&B)
With FINCONECTA, FinTechs around the globe are able to take part in shaping and promoting a responsible growth of the financial services industry. Also, FinTechs have the opportunity to access innovative solutions among ecosystem participants.
HOW TO REGISTER?
1. Link to webex: https://goo.gl/27VHYc
2. Enter the meeting number: 620 830 174
3. Enter the meeting password: Finconecta
4. That's all. You should be connected
16.00 – 17.00 Welcome and Presentation of FINCONECTA by A&B
Questions & Answers
WHAT IS FINCONECTA?
Finconecta is a program dedicated to create the first interconnected ecosystem of financial institutions that care about innovation and FinTechs that are changing the world. The goal is to drive rapid prototyping, collaboration, and interoperability amongst the ecosystem players. This 10-month programme seeks to find innovative solutions that work for the financial industry.
Participants will interact through a single platform, allowing FIs to evaluate multiple technology solutions provided by the FinTechs and adapt them to their needs. FinTechs will have direct access to FIs and contribute to the digitization process in Latin America and the Caribbean. The results of the program will be announced in the context of Foromic 2017, to be held in Buenos Aires next November.
FinTechs worldwide interested in integrating with Financial institutions in Latin America and the Caribbean can now connect to FINCONECTA.
The World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI) brings together savings and retail banks from 80 countries, representing the interests of approximately 6,000 banks in all continents. As a global organisation, WSBI focuses on issues of global importance affecting the banking industry. It supports the aims of the G20 in achieving sustainable, inclusive and balanced growth and job creation around the world, whether in industrialised or less developed countries.
FINCONECTA is a 10-month program that hopes to promote financial inclusion. Under the coordination of Above & Beyond, it includes a process of connection, fusion and acceleration between FinTechs and FIs so they can collaborate and drive responsible growth in the financial industry. Participants will interact through a single platform, FORWARD allowing FIs to evaluate multiple technology solutions provided by the FinTechs and adapt them to their needs. FinTechs will have direct access to FIs and contribute to the digitization process in Latin America and the Caribbean.
The results of the program will be announced in the context of Foromic 2017, to be held in Buenos Aires next November. Apply today!
About the IDB
The Inter-American Development Bank is devoted to improving lives. Established in 1959, the IDB is a leading source oflong-term financing for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean.The IDB also conducts cutting-edge research and provides policy advice, technical assistance and training to public and private sector clients throughout the region.
About Above & Beyond
Above & Beyond (a&b) is a company dedicated to supporting financial institutions in defining and executing efficient digital transformation strategies. a&b provides the integration technology, as well as the technological platform, for its implementation.