Xignite Supports Financial Innovation at Upcoming FinTech Hackathons and Demo Global Events

Dozens of Finovate-Alumni Power Wealth Management Apps with the Xignite Market Data Cloud

SAN MATEO, Calif.--()--Xignite, Inc., the leading provider of market data cloud services, announced today that they are sponsoring several upcoming fintech events, including FinTechAthon in London, FinovateSpring 2014 in San Jose and the FinTech Startups Conference in New York. These hackathon and demo-based conferences are for companies developing applications in the fields of banking and financial technology.

FinTechAthon, powered by Startupbootcamp FinTech, will attract developers and IT architects ready to radically improve the payments infrastructure. The event is April 11-13 in London. Registration

FinovateSpring 2014 is demo-only conference featuring over 60 companies that receive just 7 minutes on stage to demo their application. Many Xignite customers got their start at a Finovate event demoing innovative applications powered by Xignite market data. These include investment management app AlphaCloneaSpark, BettermenteToro, Future Advisor, JemStep, Personal CapitalSigFig, Stockr, Stocktwits, Wealthfront, and Wealthminder, financial platform providers Blackhawk Network, Cortera, ProfitStars, The Currency Cloud, and Yodlee Interactive and financial news services including The Motley Fool, Narrative Science and Seeking Alpha. Current Xignite customers Motif Investing and Market Prophit are participating in the upcoming event April 29-30 in San Jose. Use code Xignite10 to receive 10% off registration.

The FinTech Startups Conference will focus on disruptive and innovative technologies that are redefining financial services globally. The event is geared towards both traditional financial services companies and technology startups. Stephane Dubois, Xignite CEO and Founder, will speak about the “Social Data Gold Rush,” including case studies of Xignite social investing app clients eToro, Harvest Exchange, Market Prophit, SprinkleBit, Stockr, and Stocktwits. The event is May 14 in New York. Use code xignite for 10% off registration.

“Xignite’s clients are disrupting the financial services industry with innovative wealth management and social investing apps,” said Stephane Dubois, Xignite CEO and Founder. “By using our easy-to-integrate financial data APIs, we allow these entrepreneurs to focus on changing the world rather than messing around with legacy systems.”

Xignite, Inc. is the leading provider of market data cloud solutions. The Xignite Market Data Cloud fulfills more than 13 billion requests per month and offers more than 40 market data feeds providing real-time, historical and reference data across all asset classes. Xignite CloudAPIs power mobile financial applications, websites, and front-, middle- and back-office functions for more than 1000 clients worldwide, including Wells FargoGEComputershareInvestopediaPersonal CapitalNatixisCharles SchwabSeeking AlphaStarbucks, StockTwits and NetSuite. The company also powers private-label, on-demand data distribution solutions for exchanges, including NASDAQ OMX and NYSE Technologies, data vendors including Direct Edge, and SIX Financial Information , and financial institutions. For more information, visit http://www.xignite.com.

Contacts

Xignite, Inc.
Kerry Langstaff, 650-242-4466
klangstaff@xignite.com

Release Summary

Xignite announced that they are sponsoring fintech events, including FinTechAthon in London, FinovateSpring 2014 in San Jose and the FinTech Startups Conference in New York.

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Contacts

Xignite, Inc.
Kerry Langstaff, 650-242-4466
klangstaff@xignite.com