November 2023

Diving Into Instant Payments and Community Bank Roadblocks

In this episode of Reinventing Banking, host Kiah Lau Haslett and guest Peter Davey, a venture partner at community bank consortium Alloy Labs, talk about the challenges and opportunities of instant payments.


How Banks Can Effectively Embrace Digital-First Banking

Digital-first banks explore the entire customer journey for ways to incorporate digital elements into physical touchpoints.


The Competitive Edge of Open API Platforms

Open API platforms enable banks to integrate third-party services, which can add more value for customers.


Embedded Finance: Should Banks Overthroiw Intermediaries and Reclaim Control?

Banks could potentially transform the platform banking game by becoming providers and enablers and displacing intermediaries.


The New FDIC InTREx Security Procedures: The Impact on Banks' Digital Strategy

Here’s how banks can update their due diligence in compliance with the new exam.


January 28-30, 2024 | Phoenix, AZ

Acquired or Be Acquired

As the premier growth and strategy event for bank CEOs, senior executives and board members, Bank Director's Acquire or Be Acquired Conference provides senior leadership teams with numerous opportunities to network with peers that share an interest in exploring financial growth opportunities, strategic initiatives and business partnerships.

May 14-15, 2024 | Tampa, FL

Experience FinXTech

The ideal FI-fintech relationship is highly complementary, incredibly powerful and results in lucrative benefits for both sides. To help develop these strategic connections, FinXTech hosts Experience FinXTech, the industry’s leading financial technology event. During this annual event, financial institutions and fintechs connect with like-minded industry leaders, explore cutting-edge financial technologies, and learn how to navigate the nuances of the partnership process

The Deal on Fintechs provides a monthly snapshot of movement within the financial industry. Below is a list of last month's fintech and bank acquisitions and IPOs linked to source material for more information.



There were no fintech IPOs in October 2023.