Disintermediation, Payments, and…Modo!

Originally published by Matt McBride, Modo CISO The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency. Bill Gates Disintermediation is a term you may have heard of before. Its […]

A vision for the future of payments

Hello modo payments… Originally published by Ryan Lee My payments journey started several years ago, when I had the unique opportunity to lead the global expansion of payment providers for Apple Pay. I worked with an incredible team and built relationships across the world with merchants, payment service providers, acquirers and payment networks to ensure […]

Webinar: More than Loyalty

How the “Open Economy” is Changing Loyalty Points FIS, a global leader in financial services technology, is partnered with Modo to power connections for their loyalty solution Pointopia™. Pointopia “combines all rewards points, coupons and offers from participating retailers, service providers and financial institutions; it then aggregates all rewards, turning them into currency that can […]

Fintech 2.0: Collaboration + Innovation = Celebration!

Celebrations rang out at Money20/20 as Bruce Parker, Modo Founder and CEO, and Rick Striano, Managing Director Digital Product Development at Deutsche Bank, spoke on stage about the recent Modo Deutsche Bank partnership. We’re working to expand the bank’s payments business to fast-growing, non-bank platforms with a focus on mobile wallets and peer-to-peer networks. Continue reading […]

Money20/20 #PaymentsGeek Quiz Prep

Modo CEO, Bruce Parker, is speaking on stage with Amy Neale from Mastercard Start Path at Money20/20 Europe. Come take the official #paymentsgeekquiz at the session and get a little math lesson on why Corporates + Startups = Innovation.   Session Details: The Joint Fintech Formula Tuesday, June 5 at 5:20 PM The Lion’s Den […]

Webinar: Open Banking APIs & PSD2, What questions should treasurers be asking?

Modo Chief Product Officer, Matthew Leavenworth, spoke with Craig Ramsay, GLCM Global Innovation Lead at HSBC, about opportunities and potential challenges for transaction banks and corporate treasurers in Open Banking & PSD2. You can listen to the entire webinar below or on BrightTalk, or catch up on their discussion with the following writeup.   Craig […]

Why is Modo Important?

Originally posted on LinkedIn by Matthew Leavenworth Modo is asking the right questions about the payments industry at the right time. “Asking The Right Question is half the answer.” Aristotle (384-322 BC) Every industry sees its share of growth, optimization, and then stasis. The plateau comes from the inevitable accumulation of small friction (and/or failure) points […]

What makes a Modonaut?

At Modo, we’re working every day to do the most good for the most people by reducing friction in payments. That starts by making better, faster connections between payment systems. But the true driving force behind our purpose is the people doing the work – the ModoNauts who are giving their time and effort to […]

Modo Reaches New Heights (Literally)

By Augusta Daley, Community Manager Before I joined Modo, I had no idea how lucky I was to engage with this team. Rarely does it happen that I meet people I am over-the-top impressed with. At Modo, every person on the team is not only outstanding in their own right, but holds the same beliefs […]