FinTech Predictions for Arkansas and Financial Institutions

FinTech Predictions for Arkansas and Financial Institutions

Keep your bank at the forefront of FinTech innovation with these insights from Wayne Miller, Managing Director of the VC FinTech Accelerator. 

Expand Entrepreneurship & Job Growth in Arkansas via the Community Reinvestment Act

Expand Entrepreneurship & Job Growth in Arkansas via the Community Reinvestment Act

Partnering with The Venture Center may qualify financial institutions to receive credit under the federal government’s Community Reinvestment Act. The Venture Center is an entrepreneur support organization that helps startups become viable, high-growth businesses. 

COHORT NEWS: Hexanika Launches Fair Lending Solution

COHORT NEWS: Hexanika Launches Fair Lending Solution

HEXANIKA, alumni of the 2016 VC FinTech Accelerator, is set to announce it's Fair Lending Solution® at the 2018 HMDA training conference, held August 29-30 at The Venture Center.

Cohort Q&A: Alain Glanzman & Marc Miller

Cohort Q&A: Alain Glanzman & Marc Miller

This Q&A features WalletFi's Co-Founder & CEO, Alain Glanzman, as well as Co-Founder & COO, Marc Miller. 

NEWS: Congress passes H.R. 1219: Supporting America’s Innovators Act

The House passed H.R. 1219, Supporting America’s Innovators Act, today. Congressman French Hill of Little Rock spoke in favor of the bill, citing the innovation happening in his community through the help of The Venture Center and the Innovation Hub. 

IN THE NEWS: Venture Center, Bear State Bank Partner on FinTech Accelerator

IN THE NEWS: Venture Center, Bear State Bank Partner on FinTech Accelerator

The Venture Center of Little Rock on Thursday announced its partnership with Bear State Bank for the 2017 VC FinTech Accelerator, which is sponsored by global technology services provider FIS and held at the Little Rock Technology Park.

NEWS: Bear State Bank Named an Executive Partner of The Venture Center’s FinTech Accelerator Program

NEWS: Bear State Bank Named an Executive Partner of The Venture Center’s FinTech Accelerator Program

The Venture Center has announced a partnership with Bear State Bank, naming them an Executive Partner for the 2017 VC FinTech Accelerator — Empowered by FIS.

Forbes: Fintech Firms Have Support From Lots Of Incubators

Forbes: Fintech Firms Have Support From Lots Of Incubators

“The VC FinTech Accelerator's 15-week rigorous program is designed to accelerate the growth of early stage FinTech startups through detailed business development support; compliance, regulatory and risk management guidance; and specialized financial services content,” the program says on its Web site.

Attack of the mighty fintechs!

Attack of the mighty fintechs!

“Fintech” now is much more than another buzzword in the financial services vocabulary. This compound noun represents a fundamental challenge to banking dominance in providing those services.

AMERICAN BANKER: FIS Forms Partnership to Create Arkansas FinTech Accelerator

AMERICAN BANKER: FIS Forms Partnership to Create Arkansas FinTech Accelerator

The FinTech Accelerator will be a 15-week program for early-stage companies, designed to boost their growth potential. Up to 10 startups will be admitted to the program, which will be located in Little Rock, Ark.