LATEST ARTICLES ABOUT B-HIVE IN THE PRESS
Summary: The technology entrepreneur Jürgen Ingels, managing partner of B-Hive, is the first of three new independent directors of the project Ghelamco.
Belga - Silicon Wadi naar Brussel halen
Summary: The Belgian Minister of Finance Johan Van Overtveldt launches B-Hive in Tel Aviv.
Summary: Some major bank players, including BNP Paribas Fortis, KBC, Belfius and AG, are building a joint platform to facilitate the registration of new customers. It is the first concrete action of B-Hive. It will be named Trust-Hive
Summary: B-Hive launches Scale-ups.eu, an initiative to help grow Fintech companies.
Summary: B-Hive Fintech Platform builds a test room in Brussels that allows companies to experiment with the European data legislation.
VRT Video - Lloyd's and the B-Hive UK office
Summary: Interview with Wim de Waele, the CEO of B-Hive about the Lloyds moving to Brussels and B-Hive London
Summary: David Newman, co-founder and COO of Delio, said: “We’ve seen a real appetite for our platform in Benelux with demand growing as fast as it is in the UK. As we expand our presence, we want to demonstrate our commitment to service our customers with a local team of experts dedicated to the region. Brussels is also a natural gateway to Europe and has a deep talent pool and infrastructure. This, combined with the fantastic support we have received to date in Belgium, from ING Fintech Village through to B-Hive, makes a Brussels office a logical next step in our ambitious growth strategy.”
Summary: Know what exists, find the right library/service/system/API for your problem and find the necessary documentation to quickly understand the component. For the API ecosystem, this mainly consists of knowing the FinTech landscape. This search can be facilitated by fintech communities, like e.g. B-Hive in Belgium.
Johan Van Overtveldt Press Release - Lloyds, the world's largest insurance market, is coming to Brussels
Summary: The Belgian Minister Johan Van Overtveldt thanks the team of B-Hive for the efforts made during the moving of Lloyds to Brussels.
Pymnts.com - Tech Center: EU’s capital city grows tech Reputation
Summary: Belgium’s capital city is becoming known for more than just housing major international institutions like EU Parliament, EU Commission and NATO. The region is also home to an active and fast-growing startup scene.
Invest in Brussels - Belgian Government support to fintech startups
Summary: The Belgian Government has in pumped €2 million into‘B-Hive’ fintech platform, which provides networking and know-how exchange facilities to startups.
Finextra - Belgium builds fintech bridge to London
Summary: While other major European capitals play to Brexit fears in a bid to steal the UK's leading fintech hub status, Belgium is taking a different approach by seeking to build a mutually supportive bridge between startups across both jurisdictions.
Summary: The federal government has allocated € 2 million to make Brussels the center of companies developing new technologies for the financial sector (fintech). To achieve its objective the government will invest in the platform Eggsplore, that will is changing its name to B-Hive.
De Tijd: Belfius stapt in Eggsplore
Summary: Belfius Bank becomes one of the six founding members of Eggsplore
Summary: Time.lex and Eggsplore join forces to supplement the fintech know how of Eggsplore with the legal expertise of Time.lex on digital technologies, IP and privacy. The combination of both competencies will provide answers to the current digital challenges of the financial industry.
Summary: Cresco proudly announces its strategic partnership with Eggsplore, a pan-European Fintech initiative for the sharing of knowledge experience, innovations and technology. Eggsplore launched in Brussels with structural partners Cresco, McKinsey, Belfius, BNP Paribas Fortis, Euroclear, ING, KBC, Proximus, SmartVentures and SWIFT.
Summary: Eggsplore is opening its Brussels headquarters and launching operations on 28th January 2016 with structural partners Belfius, BNP Paribas Fortis, Cresco, Euroclear, ING, KBC, McKinsey & Company, Proximus and SmartVentures and SWIFT.