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FINOS Members in the News - Desktop App Interoperability: On the Front Lines with RBC and OpenFin

July 18, 2019

Anthony Malakian spent several weeks with FINOS Members RBC Capital Markets and OpenFin to see how desktop app interoperability works in motion.

FINOS in the News - FINOS grows membership roster with Royal Bank of Canada, WiPro, WhiteSource, and Axoni

June 19, 2019

FINOS was recently featured in a TokenPost article about the announcement of four new members, RBC, Wipro, Whitesource and Axoni.

FINOS in the News - Hedge-fund managers are overwhelmed by data, and they're turning to an unlikely source: random people on the internet

June 19, 2019

FINOS Director of Member Success Tosha Ellison, recently spoke with Business Insider about the resistance of hedge funds to come down the open source path, as other financial services sections are doing more and more on non-proprietary software and systems.

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.