Our Valued Partners

Here’s your opportunity to showcase your solutions to decision makers from the transaction banking and trade finance fraternity. Have your global sales force close potential deals at this event. Promote your company and its solutions. Present a paper and exhibit your technologies, products, services and solutions.

If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this exclusive high-profile event and would like more information on the opportunities and packages available, contact:

Platinum Sponsors


SmartStream provides Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions and Managed Services to dramatically transform the middle and back-office operations for financial institutions. Over 1,500 clients, including more than 70 of the World's top 100 banks, 8 of the top 10 asset managers, and 8 of the top 10 custodians rely on SmartStream’s solutions. SmartStream delivers greater efficiency, automation and control to critical post trade operations including: Reference Data Operations, Trade Process Management, Confirmations and Reconciliation Management, Corporate Actions Processing, Fees and Invoice Management, Cash & Liquidity Management and Compliance Solutions. Used independently or as a suite of solutions and services, clients’ gain a lower cost-per-transaction while reducing operational risk, aiding compliance while improving customer service levels. For more information about SmartStream visit: www.smartstream-stp.com

IBM Middle East

IBM has been operating in the Middle East region since 1947, when it installed the first computer in the region at Saudi Aramco over 70 years ago. It has been playing a vital role in shaping the region’s information technology landscape. IBM is continuously transforming its business to address the emerging needs of businesses and societies, while helping customers and partners accelerate their digital transformation journeys through its enterprise-strong infrastructure, with data and cognitive at its core.

Strategic Partner

Xpress Money

Xpress Money is one of the fastest growing money transfer brands in the world with a thriving presence in every continent. Established in 1999 in the United Kingdom, the brand has grown by leaps and bounds and has spread its geographical presence across 165 countries over the last 17 years. Working with some of the largest banks and non-banking financial companies, Xpress Money has established one of the largest remittance networks in the industry. Present across 200,000 agent locations currently, Xpress Money is focused on rapid expansion to the far corners of the globe. Xpress Money is committed to working towards developing innovative payment solutions to support the growing expatriate community across the world. Xpress Money provides its customers a simple, fast & safe way to transfer money anywhere in the world through innovative technology, superior customer service and its extensive global network. For more information, visit www.xpressmoney.com

Analytics Partner


Whether you are a financial institution, telco or energy firm who are seeking to better engage with clients, speed-up your end-to-end credit processes and be compliant-ready while optimizing your risk and returns, there is something that cannot be missed in your business: the enterprise approach for effective credit and risk management. CRIF Credit Solutions, a specialized division of CRIF dedicated to solving credit and risk management challenges from strategies to solutions, offers an innovative combination of management consulting, predictive analytics and technology based on an integrated and holistic approach which optimizes decisions and extracts value from data.

Gold Sponsors


Loxon Solutions is a software company offering integrated lending and risk management solutions for the financial services industry and is dedicated to serving banks and leasing companies with software solutions covering the entire lending and risk management lifecycle. Loxon was founded in 2000 by young banking experts. The core value of the company is the strong capability of business and technology innovation keeping the company continuously a step ahead competitors. Loxon has its head office in Budapest, Hungary, and has offices in Romania, Russia (Moscow) and in the United Arab Emirates (Dubai). Loxon has become the leading provider of the risk management and lending software market, its products and services are applied in 25+ countries.


Fenergo is a leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for investment, corporate and private banks. Its solutions help institutions to efficiently manage the end-to-end regulatory onboarding and entity data management processes. Its rules-driven solution ensures compliance with multiple regulatory frameworks and supports the collection, centralization and sharing of client and counterparty data and documentation across the institution. By expediting compliance and improving operational efficiencies, Fenergo’s solutions can onboard clients faster, improve time to revenue and overall client experience. Fenergo’s recent accolades include: Chartis RiskTech100™ (third consecutive year, rising 25 places in 2017); Top Performer in RegTech Performance (Banking Technology / MarketFintech, 2016); Best Compliance Product (Sell-Side Technology Awards 2016), FinTech Forward Company to Watch (American Banker, 2015), Chartis RiskTech100® (2016 and 2015) and Best Enterprise Data Management Initiative (Inside Reference Data, 2014).

Newgen Software

Newgen Software Technologies Limited (listed In India on National Stock Exchanges [Script code: NEWGEN] and Bombay Stock Exchange [Script code: 540900]), is a provider of Business Process Management, Enterprise Content Management and Customer Communication Management platforms with large, mission-critical solutions deployed at world’s leading banks, insurance firms, healthcare organizations, governments, BPO’s & telecom companies. For more information, please visit http://www.newgensoft.com/

Associate Sponsor


EZMCOM is a leader in digital security & risk management solutions. Using its converged multi-layer stack of Identity Proofing, Biometric, Behavioral and Risk-based authentication EZMCOM delivers a new approach to establishing and sustaining trust in digital identities. Powered by its patented IP and R&D, EZMCOM's software increases security, improves convenience, and reduces fraud at a lower total cost of ownership than traditional multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions.



Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) is a leading international technology provider headquartered in Munich, Germany. Founded in 1852, the Group has a workforce of ca. 11,000 employees and generated sales of approximately EUR 2 billion in the 2016 fiscal year. 58 subsidiaries and joint ventures in 31 countries ensure customer proximity worldwide. G&D develops, produces, and distributes products and solutions in the payment, secure communication, and identity management sectors. G&D is a technology leader in these markets and holds a strong competitive position. The Group’s customer base mainly comprises central and commercial banks, mobile network operators, business enterprises, governments, and public authorities. Through its banknote business unit G&D is a global technology leader in banknote and security solutions for an efficient and secure money cycle. The company caters for every stage in the lifecycle of a banknote: from paper and foil production, through design and printing, to automated processing, authenticating, sorting, packing and the destruction of banknotes both for central and commercial banks and retail. With its mobile security portfolio, G&D supplies banks, wireless operators, local public transit authorities, other companies, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with scalable security solutions certified by major schemes. They comprise hardware, software, and services for mobile security applications, especially in telecommunications and electronic payments. For more information, please visit: www.gi-de.com.


Finesse, a 'Red Herring Global Top 100 System Integration Company' is one of the most trusted system integrator enabling digital transformation for enterprises by focusing on the design, deployment and maintenance of business-critical solution and services. Finesse delivers individually customized solutions & services tailored to the unique situation of each enterprise in the BFSI, Healthcare, Retail, Infrastructure, Energy, Education, Pharmaceuticals, Aviation, and Government domains. We offer solutions for Business Intelligence, ECM, GRC, CPM, Infrastructure Solutions & Services, Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain solutions, Core Banking, Treasury & Capital Market, Mobile Banking, Security & Big Data Analytic and Digital Automation.

Ascent Technology Consulting

Ascent Technology Consulting is a fast growing Innovative FinTech product company offerings Financial Control – AutoRecon©  and Enterprise Business Resilience - AutoResilience© Platform Solutions to automate & optimize business processes on a real-time basis. Ascent AutoRecon©  is a Web based (on Cloud or In House Deployed) Multi Tenancy Platform capable of automating End to End Financial & Operations Processes for all middle & back office activities. Ascent AutoBCM©  is a web-based enterprise Business Continuity Management & Integrated Crisis Notification system offered as SaaS & In premise deployments to enable business resilience. www.ascentitgroup.com

Networking Partner

Envestnet® | Yodlee®

Envestnet® | Yodlee® is a leading data aggregation and data analytics platform powering dynamic, cloud-based innovation for digital financial services. Our platform has proudly fuelled innovation at Financial Institutions (FIs) and Fintech for over 17 years. We partner with more than 1,100 Financial Institutions and Fintech innovators enabling a massive data network associated with tens of millions of consumers who use platform-related personalized apps and services. Envestnet® | Yodlee® Risk Insight Solutions are designed to supplement traditional credit reports by utilizing consumer permissioned aggregated data from over 16,000 sources. These critical data elements enable lenders to collect critical insights to better inform and evaluate each borrower’s credit risk. For more information, contact Amit Desai – adesai@yodlee.com - +91 982 022 0564

Research Partner

Oxford Business Group

Oxford Business Group (OBG) is a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, which publishes economic intelligence on the markets of the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean. OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance. OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.

Media Partners

FinTech Futures

FinTech Futures is a digital publishing platform for the worldwide fintech. Built on the renowned banking Technology brand, Fintech Futures provides daily news, analysis and expert commentary across a comprehensive range of areas:

  • FinTech
  • BankingTech
  • PayTech
  • RegTech
  • WealthTech
  • LendTech
  • InsurTech

Our broad readership and solid reputation, combined with in-depth coverage across fintech on a worldwide scale, makes us the leading resource for technology buyers, sellers, developers, integrators and other specialists across the sector. FinTech Futures also incorporates:

  • Monthly Banking Technology magazine in print and digital
  • Banking Technology Awards, an annual event recognising excellence and innovation in the use of IT and financial services, and the people who make it happen
  • Paybefore, a global paytech publication

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LinkedIn Group

Financial IT

Established six years ago, Financial IT is the venue where the FinTech community makes itself heard. Innovation is the common feature of the companies that we work with. Some are FinTech disruptors, posing a direct challenge to established institutions. Others are technology companies, providing solutions that produce positive outcomes for the institutions and their clients. We provide a digital platform for multimedia and editorial content, rankings and overviews of major industry events.

Financial Nigeria

Financial Nigeria International Ltd. is a publishing company. It is the publisher of Financial Nigeria magazine -- a development and finance journal, published monthly since August, 2008. The company also publishes the web platform www.financialnigeria.com. Financial Nigeria is the organiser of the yearly Nigeria Development and Finance Forum, an international colloquium on policy and finance, as well as a platform for the facilitation of FDI into the country. Our print, web and mobile platforms support the marketing communication needs of top local and international businesses and social enterprises, as well as provide media partnerships for conference organisers.

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