REAL INNOVATION ISN'T ABOUT CHASING SHINY OBJECTS
IT'S ABOUT CREATING VALUE
Balancing the pressures of innovating in a highly regulated environment while responding to the rapid changes in the dynamic fintech landscape is hard.
We help financial institutions create real value through our FIRE™ process that balances creativity with compliance. More importantly, it gets results fast.
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CAUGHT IN THE SQUEEZE
Where are you on the Innovation Maturity Curve?
Efforts are ad-hoc, informal, or non-existent
Change mandate may be new
Need education and internal alignment
"Help me get started"
"Help me focus our efforts"
Tackling a lot of things at once
Often playing catch-up from past underinvestment
Need to prioritize competing projects with limited resources
Need foundational frameworks for funding, governance, and risk management to manage innovation
"Help me get better"
Putting innovation into regular practice
Current program may be ineffective or stalled
Extending and defending core products/services
Need experienced resources to get to ROI faster
Need curated and screened fintech partners
"Help me do more"
Typically more advanced teams
Maybe focused on big strategic bets and/or proprietary ideas
Creating viable options and building emerging businesses
Considering or making strategic investments
Need efficiency and network effect of a consortium approach
Our empirical approach adds value fast,
no matter where you are in the process.
FinTech Forge was founded by well-known innovators in fintech and financial services. The team has years of experience working inside and alongside financial institutions of all sizes, and in advising and investing in fintech companies.
We also have strategic relationships with top global providers of compliance, regulatory, legal and security services that support our national and global perspective on best practices and emerging issues for financial institutions.