Satago finalist in BBVA Open Talent 2016 competition
The official announcement of the BBVA Open Talent finalists has been released, the competition that rewards entrepreneurs in the banking and finance world.
We’re delighted that Satago has been included as one of the finalists. We will compete in the finals in London in September for the European award. Other finals will be held in Mexico and New York. In total 56 start ups from 17 different originating countries are through to this final stage with entrants focusing on payments, SaaS, big data, financial inclusion, risk analysis, identity management and fraud prevention, among other fields.
WHAT IS THE BBVA OPEN TALENT COMPETITION?
Established by the Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) in 2009, to discover talent, support entrepreneurs and keep transforming the banking world. They want to encourage innovation within the banking and finance ecosystem. The finals in New York, Mexico and London will each select two winners who will receive a €30,000 cash prize to develop their project with BBVA and will be invited to participate in an Immersion and Interaction Program with BBVA experts in Mexico and Madrid.