Fabian Vandenreydt, Executive Chairman of B-Hive, signed the MoU alongside Matthew Argent, CEO and Founder of Stockholm Fintech Hub, which states that both hubs mutually agree on the expediency of further cooperation in several areas, including a mutual exchange of trends, research and more.
Last week, we had a packed house at B-Hive’s headquarters for our monthly Fin & Tonic. This month’s theme was around scaling your business, featuring our co-founder and managing partner Jurgen Ingels as well as a fantastic panel of speakers.
On November 27, B-Hive brought together different stakeholders from its community for an introductory workshop on RegTech. The two-hour interactive session tackled the key regulatory challenges of traditional financial institutions and inspired an open discussion on how new technologies such as AI and distributed ledger technology could be used to drive more efficient regulatory compliance in their organizations.
Many entrepreneurs talk about how difficult starting a business can be - so why not try to be happy along the way?
There are many books and advice columns out there about what happiness is and how to achieve it, but let’s talk about one particular equation that seems to come back time and time again, especially for entrepreneurs.
As an entrepreneur, there is not always a clear-cut path for you to take - in fact, there’s almost never a clear path. And what’s more, it can sometimes be discouraging to figure out exactly what you want your company to be.
Jo Van de Velde, Managing Director - Global Head of Strategy, Product & Innovation at Euroclear, gave a fantastic keynote speech at our New York launch event last month. In case you missed it (or would like a refresher), we wanted to share some of the highlights.
The Belgian tech start-up scene has been flourishing in the last decade. Yet, in comparison with its neighbors, Belgium does not have one single unicorn – a technology company with a market capitalization of more than 1 billion dollars.
In a recent workshop, B-Hive invited Google-backed Apigee to share its API platform management expertise with its partners. The goal of the workshop was to discuss the challenges of using open APIs and explore how they can enable the financial services industry to embrace an ‘open banking’ approach.