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Our Vision for OSSF 2018

September 07, 2018

The Fintech Open Source Foundation (FINOS) is excited to open the Open Source Strategy Forum 2018 for registrations and to share our vision for this year’s event!

When we launched OSSF last year, it was the first major event dedicated to open source in financial services. Many large firms were exploring for the first time how open source collaboration could fit into their broader technology strategy, so OSSF 2017 focused on the “why” of open source: how not only using but contributing to open source could increase the return on technical investment.

Open Source Financial Service: FINOS Voice Program Expands with Greenkey

August 02, 2018

This article originally appeared on IoT Evolution here

Voice may be the last frontier for cloud, or it may be the best.

While the industry in general has been focused on cloud computing since the turn of the century, voice continues to be the most popular form of communications, becoming even more popular with the advent of voice activated assistants, natural voice technologies, AI integrations and more. 

June 27 Open Source in Fintech Series Recap - Silicon Valley Bank

August 01, 2018

Nearly 50 technologists, executives and entrepreneurs in financial services and fintech gathered for FINOS’ June 27 meetup at Silicon Valley Bank in the Flatiron District.

FINOS June 2018 Members Meeting Presentations

July 06, 2018

On June 26th in New York, FINOS members, including some of the largest banks in the world, as well as rising stars in fintech, came together for our June members meeting.

Finos In the news: American Banker

July 06, 2018

This week American Banker dove into the backing, adoption and explanation of FDC3 (Financial Desktop Connectivity and Collaboration Consortium) by 50 banks and vendors - a majority of them platinum, gold and silver members of FINOS.

Four New FINOS Programs Approved | Contribution Restrictions Lifted

June 01, 2018

April and May have been busy months as new programs have been approved and FDC3 officially launched.

FINOS Launch Highlight Reel

May 10, 2018

It's been over two weeks since the launch of FINOS at the Nasdaq MarketSite on April 24th. The feedback from the community has been overwhelmingly positive and we've received great press coverage from a wide variety of outlets and influencers.

FINOS Featured in Tearsheet

May 04, 2018

FINOS was featured yesterday in a Tearsheet article by Tanaya Macheel about last week's launch in New York City and the impetus for open source collaboration in Financial Services. Wrote Macheel:

Open Innovation: A New Chapter in Financial Services

April 24, 2018

As a firm believer in the power of open innovation, I am thrilled to announce the launch of the Fintech Open Source Foundation (FINOS). This newly broadened, non-profit organization is a product of the growing passion for Open Source software development in finance—and our aim to create better outcomes through a vibrant community of like-minded professionals.

Adam Toms, European CEO of FINOS Gold Member OpenFin Featured in "The Trade"

April 20, 2018
Adam Toms, European CEO of FINOS Gold Member OpenFin was featured in "The Trade". In an interview that spanned a range of pressing fintech topics, Toms discussed in depth the Financial Desktop Connectivity and Collaboration Consortium, a FINOS program, and the standards it produces as bringing "application interoperability onto a trader’s desktop on the buy-side, or onto a portfolio manager’s or operation manager’s desktop."