Strands Open Hub has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Open Banking Solution’ category

 

Strands has been announced as one of the finalists for the 2020 Banking Tech Awards. The Barcelona-based FinTech company, part of the CRIF group, has been shortlisted by a judging panel of industry experts for one of the Excellence in Tech Awards, dedicated to technology services and software providers.

Specifically, Strands’ account aggregation solution “Open Hub” is one of the finalists in the Best Open Banking Solution category, which acknowledges solutions that support the Open Banking needs and successfully deliver new client-facing products and services.

Strands Open Hub is a simple interface which leverages Open Banking to connect multiple external services securely in one place. One platform offering customers an overview of their finances and the ability to connect to third-party services.

Now in their 21st year, the Banking Tech Awards recognise excellence and innovation in the use of IT in financial services worldwide, and the people who make it happen. Organized by FinTech Futures, the competition aims to award “the most talented companies and individuals in the banking and fintech industry”, and to “prove the value of their technology investments and showcases their skills, commitment, creativity and execution.”

This year’s ceremony will be broadcast online on December 3, 2020. A celebrity host for the ceremony will be announced soon.