Category: Enterprise Integration


Embedded Finance a Primary Theme at LendIt’s Fintech Nexus Conference
June 7, 2022

Embedded Finance a Primary Theme at LendIt’s Fintech Nexus Conference

in Events , Fintech

Fintech Nexus USA 2022 (previously LendIt Fintech) is one of the most fintech-focused events we have attended this year. We were excited to join our investor, Carey Ransom, and his team at BankTech Ventures, along with several portfolio members and accelerator participants, including Fintel, NyDig, and DocFox. The event allowed us to engage with many […]

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Layered Infrastructure-As-Code Accelerates Payment Network Integration Time by 300x
May 12, 2022

Layered Infrastructure-As-Code Accelerates Payment Network Integration Time by 300x

in Fintech , Mojaloop , Open Source , Payment Management

By implementing best practices such as Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC), our tools abstract the highly complex, manual processes required of financial institutions (FIs) to connect to fintechs and real-time payment networks. In the US, we work with banks and credit unions to abstract banking core data and connect quickly to fintechs via PortX – the “fintech hub” […]

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The “Fintech Hub” – Solving the Broken Link Between Fintech and Financial Institutions
May 5, 2022

The “Fintech Hub” – Solving the Broken Link Between Fintech and Financial Institutions

in Banking Core Integration , Cloud , Fintech , Payment Management

In this post, ModusBox CTO, Kent Brown, explains how cloud architecture, virtual private networks (VPNs), virtual private clouds (VPCs), and AWS PrivateLink combine to form the “Fintech Hub” for financial services – an affordable, scalable, and secure connection between financial institutions and fintechs. Trouble in the “Era of fintech” A new wave of real-time payment […]

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Evolving the CIO Role in the ‘Era of Fintech’ – from Information to Integration to Innovation
April 19, 2022

Evolving the CIO Role in the ‘Era of Fintech’ – from Information to Integration to Innovation

in Banking Core Integration , Digital Transformation , Fintech , IT Management

For far too long, IT teams at community financial institutions have centered around integrating with the banking core. In the meantime, financial services have quickly evolved beyond simple point-to-point application integrations. Unprecedented customer demand and new consumer behavior have introduced a proliferation of new technologies and are redefining the role of the bank CIO. In […]

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New Courses Launched in the Mojaloop Training Program
March 29, 2022

New Courses Launched in the Mojaloop Training Program

in Announcements , Financial Inclusion , Mojaloop

As one of the founding members of the Mojaloop Foundation, ModusBox contributes much of the material available in the Mojaloop Training Program. The program officially launched a year ago with seven courses targeting a spectrum of Mojaloop specialties: Moja (general Mojaloop-related educational content), DFSP (digital financial service providers), Hub (Mojaloop Hub Operators), and Scheme (Scheme […]

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ModusBox Presents Banking Core Integration at ICBA and BankTech Ventures Summit
March 22, 2022

ModusBox Presents Banking Core Integration at ICBA and BankTech Ventures Summit

in Banking Core Integration , Digital Transformation , Fintech

Our team was excited and honored to be invited to the BankTech Ventures Summit last week. We would like to extend our gratitude to the ICBA (Independent Community Bankers of America), Carey Ransom, Managing Director at BankTech Ventures, Wayne Miller, Executive Director at The Venture Center, The Community Bankers Association of Illinois, and the participating […]

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Helm and Configuration to Resolve External Dependencies and Improve Upgradability in Mojaloop v14
March 17, 2022

Helm and Configuration to Resolve External Dependencies and Improve Upgradability in Mojaloop v14

in Announcements , Financial Inclusion , Mojaloop , Open Source

Avoid tight coupling to external dependencies in your Helm charts, as they may break your upgradability, directly impacting your users. In this article, Miguel De Barros, Principal Architect Payment Solutions, deep dives into the challenges our team has faced using Helm for Kubernetes-based Mojaloop releases, the impact it has had on users, and what we’re […]

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Financial Services Integration Best Practices: Common Issues, Favorite Tools, and Proven Methodologies from Our Experts
March 15, 2022

Financial Services Integration Best Practices: Common Issues, Favorite Tools, and Proven Methodologies from Our Experts

in Banking Core Integration , Fintech , Tips and Tricks

In general, integration work is difficult because multiple moving parts make it easier to break. Now, apply that concept to a financial industry brimming with regulation, strict security protocols, little room for error, and evolving continuously, and you have one of the most complex disciplines in technology. I asked two of our integration masters, Eugene […]

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6 Exciting Trends for Community Banks, Credit Unions, and Fintechs in 2022
March 8, 2022

6 Exciting Trends for Community Banks, Credit Unions, and Fintechs in 2022

in Banking Core Integration , Digital Transformation , Fintech

Our bank and credit union friends are braving one of the most transformational shifts in the history of the financial industry. Technological advancements fueled by a massive change in social behavior and consumer demand have accelerated the arrival of a new age for community banking – the era of fintechs. The traditional financial institution can […]

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