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BNP Paribas Personal Investors and Cringle launch a powerful peer to peer payment solution!


In Germany, over 40% of purchases exceeding 40 USD are made in cash, compared to only 20% of them in the United States . This propensity can be costly as cash withdrawals tend to be expensive in Germany. With the growing penetration of smartphones (by 2019, 69% of Germans will possess smartphones), payments habits could evolve in the coming years. To anticipate this trend, Cringle, a peer to peer payments provider and BNP Paribas Personal Investors, the bank’s specialist in digital banking and investment services, have just launched a dedicated peer-to-peer payment solution for Consorsbank, BNP... Read more

Save-the-date innovation events, our October edition


We are back this month with our choice of the best digital innovation and fintech events happening this October. All our chosen events focus on transformative technologies, with South Summit starting off October followed by Canada Fintech Forum, leading onto EFMA Innovation Summit and CES Unveiled. Read more

BNP Paribas ERE and Dial-Once found THE solution to improve their client service


BNP Paribas E&RE (Epargne & Retraite Entreprises) proposes corporate savings and pension plans to companies and their trustees. Its ambition is to provide its 26,000 corporate clients and 1.1 million trustees with the best service in town. Philippe Clément, Project & Client Service Manager, BNP Paribas E&RE and Adrien Lesage, Sales Director of Dial-Once, a startup expert in the digitization of calls, found THE solution to better serve most of BNP Paribas E&RE clients. This has resulted in the setting up of a pilot to deliver its clients a 24 hours service. How did they achieve this? Keep reading... Read more

Neuroprofiler - the startup reinventing risk profiling

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Neuroprofiler is a behavioral finance game that allows financial advisors to evaluate their client investor‘s profile in line with new European requirements; specifically the directive MiFIDII. The game integrates a highly scientific testing method whilst allowing the user to have fun. Here Tiphaine Saltini, co-founder of Neuroprofiler, an already highly successful startup, talks to you about why their startup matters in the world of risk profiling… Read more