On January 17, Atos announced the FinLab, FinHub, and FinNet initiatives to support its global FinTech Partner programme. The programme brings together fintechs, regtechs, insurtechs and leading financial services companies to create and deliver new services to the market.
Dan Cohen, group senior vice president for global financial services at Atos, commented on the launch by saying that, “[i]n today’s competitive landscape, financial institutions need to offer new ways to create value in order to survive and thrive. Fintechs also face compliance, credit and distribution challenges. Our investment in fintech services shows our commitment to support financial institutions by facilitating these partnerships, fostering co-innovation and bringing to market new services that differentiate their business and enable growth.”
- FinLab: A Growth Engine for Joint Value Creation for banks and insurers
FinLab is a cloud-based platform that aids the co-creation of new services. The platform differentiates itself by offering end-to-end, tailored customer solutions. These solutions bring together APIs from assorted fintech mechanisms and bundled services.
- FinHub: Fast-track On-boarding in only 2-4 weeks for FinTechs
FinHub is a program for fast-tracking fintech on-boarding. With the program, fintechs are able to access top financial services entities. In addition, fintechs receive full legal and go-to-market support from Atos. This program seeks to create joint business growth through collaboration. The process takes 2-4 weeks.
- FinNet: portal on global FinTech landscape
FinNet is a portal for insights and knowledge in the constantly-in-flux fintech sector. The portal has a global perspective and creates relevant information using market and intelligence teams. It also uses Atos’ large scientific community which boasts 135 experts.
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation, delivering services to clients in a number of sectors, including health, media, energy and utilities, defence, retail, financial services, and manufacturing. It is also leads Europe regarding cybersecurity, high-performance computing and digital workplaces and big data. Atos provides business and platform solutions along with cloud,infrastructure, data and transactional services.
The full press release is here.