about 1 month ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the Hack to the Future gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Prize

Submission 

Future of capital markets

Stratl


The lego of finance for designing investment strategies.

Future of corporate banking

IN-CRE-D (Intelligent Credit Decisioning using AI)


Enabling Enhanced Credit Decisioning as part of the onboarding workflow by combining the data from the Finastra API and external sources.

Future of payment & Banking for a Better Future

Agree Farm App


Agree Farm App is an app that allows food businesses to automatically…

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2 months ago

Winner Announcement Pushed Back

Hang tight! The judges need more time to deliberate. The winner announcement has been pushed back to January 10th. In the meantime, don't forget to check out the submissions in the gallery.    

2 months ago

Thanks for Taking Part!

Thank you for building such incredible submissions!

While you wait for the results, take a look at all of the outstanding projects in the gallery. Stay tuned for the winner announcement in a couple of weeks!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


2 months ago

Final call: Submissions close Tomorrow (12/5)!

Just a final shout-out that you have just one more day left in the to submit your solution to Finastra’s Hack to the Future Challenge. Submissions are due tomorrow, December 11, 2019 before 11:45 PST (2:45am EDT, December 12th). (Find out what time that is in your city)

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.) 

Submission checklist

Before the deadline passes, make sure you run through this list:

  • Are you submitting a solution that utilizes at least one Finastra API?
  • Have…

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3 months ago

Deadline Extension! + Category Selection Requirement

Due to the typhoon hitting in the Philippines, we have postponed the Manila City Hack to ensure the safety of our participants. As such, we have extended the deadline for all entries until December 11, 2019 (11:45pm PST).

In addition, when selecting a category, please select ONE:

  • Retail Banking
  • Corporate Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Payments

If you have selected multiple categories already, please go back into your submission and select the one that your application best applies to. 

Good luck hackers. And our thoughts are with the teams in the Philippines.

#HacktotheFuture

 


3 months ago

One week to go–the deadline is almost here!

Time’s almost up - there’s only one week left to submit your solution to the Finastra Hack to the Future Challenge. Submissions are due December 5, 2019 before 11:45 PST (2:45am EDT, December 6th). (Find out what time that is in your city)

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.) And if you've just recently joined the challenge, there’s still time!  Explore your “to-do” list and the previous updates to help get you started.

Questions?

If you have any questions about…

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3 months ago

It's not too late! Join a City Hack.

Its not too late! You can still join a City Hack. A gentle reminder of what you need to do beforehand:

  1. Join the Slack group here.
  2. Sign up for a developer account here using the code HACK2019 when prompted – you will need this to access the APIs.
  3. Read the program guide.
  4. Sign up to attend a City Hack in person here.

Find more help, resources and inspiration on https://fintech.devpost.com/details/resources.

Good luck!

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Webinar happening tomorrow (11/25): Register Now

Register for tomorrow’s (Monday 25th Nov) webinar to hear previous hackathon winner, Fusion Optimum, share their experience.

Time: 10:00-10:30 (GMT)

Registration: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/register/scradstb

In the meantime, keep up the good work with your hackathon projects!  Can't wait to see them.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Two weeks to go—submission checklist to get you ready!

It’s getting close!  There are two weeks left to submit your solution to Finastra’s Hack to the Future Challenge.  Submissions are due December 5, 2019 before 11:45 PST (2:45am EDT, December 6th). (Find out what time that is in your city)

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.) And if you've just recently joined the challenge, there’s still time!  Explore your “to-do” list and the previous updates to help get you started.

Submission checklist

Before the deadline passes, make sure you…

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3 months ago

Three weeks to go— bonus tech tip!

There are three weeks remaining in Finastra’s Hack to the Future Challenge. Submissions are due December 5, 2019 before 11:45 PST (2:45am EDT, December 6th). (Find out what time that is in your city)

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your skill meets the requirements and you get the basic fields of the submission form nailed down. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as…

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4 months ago

Four Weeks to Go: How to make your submission video great

There are just four weeks remaining in Finastra’s Hack to the Future Challenge! Submissions are due by December 5th at 11:45 PST (2:45am EDT, December 6th). 

Prepare your video 

We know as devs you’re expertise lies in building the software - so keep building! - however, the submission video needs time too! It's often the first (and sometimes only!) thing that judges review.

Your video tells the story behind your submission, providing a clear to showcase your software and talent in a video: 

  • Establish your elevator pitch. In the first few seconds of your video, explain how your solution utilizes…

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4 months ago

Announcing In-Person City Hacks!

Get ready!  To help you get your submission ready, Finastra is hosting in-person City Hacks throughout the challenge!  Although these challenges aren’t required, these challenges will give developers the chance to collaborate and hack together. 

Check out the list of events to register to attend a City Hack in your city.

If you can’t find a City Hack near you, Finastra’s Hack to the Future Challenge Slack is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also use this channel to…

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