FINOS in the News - People Moves: Symphony, Finos, Neptune Networks, REGIS-TR

June 18, 2019

FINOS was recently featured in a Waters Technology article about the announcement of new FINOS platinum member, The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), and the Global Head of client, banking and digital channels technology across capital markets, Kim Prado seat on the board of directors.

FINOS in the News - FINOS expands global footprint with RBC and WIPRO - IBS Intelligence

June 18, 2019

FINOS Director of Member Success Tosha Ellison and Managing Director of RBC Kim Prado, recently spoke with IBS Intelligence about the announcement of three new FINOS members - RBC, Wipro and Axoni.

FINOS in the News - Financial firms need to standardize data so fintechs can build next-generation software

June 04, 2019

FINOS Director of Member Success, Tosha Ellison, recently spoke with Investment News about the need to standardize data in financial services because the "the customized, next-gen experience that clients and advisers want becomes much easier to build when the technology and data are standardized and consistent."

FINOS in the News - GitHub Opens New Door to Financial Support for Open Source Devs

May 29, 2019

FINOS Executive Director Gabriele Columbro, recently spoke with Linux Insider about the launch of GitHub Sponsors, a program that seeks to financially "support open source developers as recipients of paid sponsorships."

FINOS In The News - Want to Achieve True Digital Transformation? Stop Writing Traditional Desktop Applications

April 03, 2019


FINOS Director of Programs Rob Underwood recently spoke at a TABB Forum &  Glue42 webinar The Last Mile of the Digital Transformation Journey, on March 20, 2019.

Prior to that, Monica Summerville, TABB Group Head of FinTech Research posted an article about "true digital transformation."

FINOS In The News - FINOS Debuts FDC3 Version 1.0

April 01, 2019


The FINOS Community recently celebrated a great milestone, by releasing version 1.0 of the FDC3 (Financial Desktop Connectivity and Collaboration Consortium) Standard.

Rob Daly, of Markets Media, interviewed FINOS Executive Director, Gabriele Columbro about the Community's accomplishment. 

FINOS in the News - Why Open Source Matters for Square? Cheddar interview with FINOS ED, Gabriele Columbro

March 26, 2019

Square’s commitment to open source, which CEO Jack Dorsey introduced in a short Twitter thread late Wednesday night revealing Square Crypto, demonstrates the company’s commitment to the quest for a native internet currency ー which Dorsey first spoke about almost a year ago at the Consensus conference in New York City in a speech that made him somewhat of a hero in the crypto community. 

FINOS In The News - Is Quantum Computing a Threat to Crypto?

March 12, 2019


FINOS hosted its first Open Source In FinTech Event of the year on March 5th, 2019 at Moody's Analytics Accelerator. We were joined by Amber Baldet and Patrick Nielsen of Clovyr, and Dan Guido of Trail of Bits to discuss "Building a Decentralized Economic Ecosystem".

Both Dan and Patrick were interviewed at the event by Markets Media. Here's a snippet of that interview - with a link to the full article below:

FINOS In The News - Open Source Financial Services Trends for 2019

February 27, 2019

Alessandro Petroni, Head of Strategy for Financial Services, from FINOS member firm Red Hat, shares his insights on open source trends for financial services in 2019. We share his optimism and look forward to increased openness and collaboration across the industry in 2019.

FINOS In The News - Movers & Shakers Interview with Gabriele Columbro

February 06, 2019


FINOS and Executive Director, Gabriele Columbro were featured recently in a Frost and Sullivan article titled: Movers & Shakers Interview with Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director of the Fintech Open Source Foundation (FINOS).