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The 16 FinTech Unicorns Only Do Three Things

Will this breakdown remain, or will the market get too heavy in those sectors and even out? *This piece was originally published by Kate Brodock at untapt, a Byte Academy content partner. untapt makes it easier to recruit top tech talent int...

Finovate Video Footage – Just In!

For those who may have missed Finovate two weeks ago, rough cut videos of each presentation have just been published to the Finovate site.  Watch demos online to see the latest from companies on the forefront on FinTech technology. Finovate Vide...

Why I Took Time Off From Banking To Learn Code

Meet Josh Panknin, a banker in his mid 30's who took time off from Deutsche Bank in order to study at Byte Academy, the first ever FinTech coding bootcamp and perhaps still the only in the world.   Here, Josh explains why he took a break from Wal...

The Latest FinTech Innovations For Millennials

“We’re from Reno, Nevada - we love games like this.” -  Max Haynes, CEO, PaySwag PaySwag and other gamified, incentivized FinTech products targeting millennials launched at Finovate 2015 held this week in New York City - one of the larg...

Finovate History – Behind One of The Largest FinTech Conferences

Finovate 2015, one of the world’s largest FinTech gatherings, was held mid September in New York City, the same city where the conference was first held in 2007. For 2 days, 1500 innovators gathered at this demo-focused conference series focused on...