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SizeUp Presents at Silicon Valley Fintech Week at Draper University

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Members of SizeUp attended and spoke at Silicon Valley Fintech Week. SizeUp’s Founder spoke on the panel “Are Banks Becoming Tech Companies or Tech Companies Becoming Banks?” SizeUp also presented on the first day of the conference’s Fintech demos.

 

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SizeUp on List of 20 Hottest Bay Area Fintech Startups and Investors

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SizeUp is #4 on the list of The Hottest Bay Area Fintech Startups to Keep Your Eye On. The article lists the top Fintech Investors including 1. Marc Andreessen (Andreessen and Horowitz) 2. Ben Horowitz (Andreessen and Horowitz) 3. Jeff Clavier (SoftTech VC), 4. Marissa Mayer (Yahoo), 5. Paul Graham (Y Combinator), 6. David Lee (SV Angel), 7. Jason Calacanis (Open Angel Forum), 8. Max Levchin (Affirm), 9.  Paul Buchheit (Y Combinator), 10. Benjamin Ling (Khosla Ventures), 11. Kevin Rose (Google Ventures), 12. Dave McClure (500 Startups), 13. Dave Morin (Slow Ventures), 14. Matt Mullenweg (WordPress/Automattic), 15. Keith Rabois (Khosla Ventures),  16. Chris Sacca (Lowercase Capital), 17. Aydin Senkut (Felicis Ventures), 18. Aileen Lee (Broadway Angels), 19. Ron Conway (Angel Investors),  and 20. Joshua Schachter (Tasty Labs).

The article describes the abundance of inventive organizations that can be found in San Francisco and that “In the midst of rumors about the looming fate and misery of the startup environment, there’s a lot of awesome new companies out there still ready to change the world.” The list of “the 20 sultriest new businesses in San Francisco” was assembled from discussions “with financial specialists, representatives, columnists, and active individuals from the city’s entrepreneurship scene to this rundown of new businesses to watch in 2016.”

The Hottest Bay Area Fintech Startups to Keep Your Eye On include 1. Sighted, 2. Plaid, 3. Gusto, 4. SizeUp, 5. Cashflower, 6. Trizic, Inc, 7. Even, 8. Comparably, 9. Truebill, 10. Funding Circle, 11. SoFi, 12. Trulioo, 13. Zenefits, 14. Due, 15. Acorns, 16. Zuora, 17. Wealthfront, 18. Navdy, 19. Final, and 20. Tipalti. According to the article, SizeUp “helps banks engage independent clients and make informed, lucrative choices through enormous data information. The company helps determine what percent of businesses you are outperforming in your industry, and see if your score places you in the top or bottom for revenue, size, salaries, and more. It also gives brilliant information about where your company’s clients are located, and where you should advertise.”

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SizeUp Wins Bank Innovation DEMOvation One Fintech Startup

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SizeUp won the Bank Innovation 2017 Conference DEMOvation One fintech competition in San Jose. SizeUp won by receiving the highest amount of votes from all conference attendees after they watched a live demo of SizeUp and the other fintech companies. The other fintechs in the DEMOvation One competition were EyeVerify, BeSartee, Teller, and Alloy.

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SizeUp Presents at Paris Fintech Forum

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SizeUp presented at the Paris Fintech Forum which was held at the Palais Brongniart on January 25 and 26. SizeUp and other Fintech companies presented to the conference attendees that included financial service executives and experts. More than 1,800 attendees from 40 countries participated in the conference. You can watch the conference’s official YouTube version of the presentation.

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Money 20/20 Includes SizeUp in Fintech Row

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SizeUp was invited by Money 20/20 to participate in the conference startup pavilion. SizeUp team members met with numerous conference attendees to discuss opportunities to bring SizeUp’s services to new customers and partners.  Money 20/20 is one of the largest gatherings of financial services professionals focused on technology and innovation with over 9,000 attendees.

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SizeUp Presents at MoneyConf in Madrid

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SizeUp presented at MoneyConf in Madrid. According to MoneyConf, the event brought together the world’s leading startups to present at the conference to a distinguished judging panels including Earnest’s Louis Beryl and Kathryn Petralia, Co-Founder of Kabbage.  Banks and other financial service companies from around the world attended to learn form innovative Fintech, banking, and financial services leaders. The presenting Fintech companies included SizeUpSplitItRehiveSpendeskViventorBlackmoonLunar WayBIIDBlue CodeIxaris TechnologiesVaultoroIndexa Capital AVRINGPAYNeemaE-Savings.CLUBSignaturitGrace SystemsJandoInnovative AssessmentsParticeepmuinmos ApS, and Wearable Technologies SL.

Read the MoneyConf news release about PITCH.

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SizeUp Presents at Collision Conf 2016

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SizeUp presented at Collision Conference PITCH in New Orleans. Forbes named PITCH as one of the best startup pitching competitions worldwide. Over 400 companies were considered and the Collision judges shortlisted an impressive list of startups to present. PITCH was judged by a distinguished panel of judges, which includes Twilio’s Jeff Lawson, Khosla Ventures’ Benjamin Ling and SoftTech VC’s Andy McLoughlin. Collision is “America’s fastest growing tech conference” created by the team behind Web Summit. In two years, Collision has grown to over 7,500 attendees from more than 50 countries. There are other notable speakers for the conference.

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