LVS Brokers Oy was one of the 12 start-ups selected to attend the OP Lab’s Open Banking Startup Partnership Program, on 6.-9.3. This was OP Lab’s fifth Startup Partnership Program event, to bring together fresh ideas on the future of banking.
This year the theme focused on Open Banking and all the changes brought by new banking regulation PSD2. The week was filled with inspiring ideas and interesting conversations, bringing together different start-ups in the field of banking.
The event was organized as an Innovation Challenge Week, and had 12 different international start-ups taking part and joining together in Vallilla, Helsinki. The start-ups taking part were selected via sending in an application, not only from Finland but also from numerous countries internationally.
As part of the event start-ups were able to spar with experts, learn more about the Finnish market, and meet with the program’s partners, Accenture and Reaktor. Along with LVS Brokers Oy, the other start-ups taking part of the event were; CyberProductivity, Ernit, Fractal Labs, INTIX, Limitless, Minna Technologies, Plum, SnapSwap, Selma Finance, Strands, and Zuper Bank.
The whole week was topped on 9.3. with Demo Day, where all of the start-ups pitched their MVPs to OP Lab. Demo Day was an open event in Vallilla, and many showed up to hear more about future’s banking.