Open Banking Expo’s inaugural Life’s a Pitch competition in association with Open Banking took place at Open Banking Expo Digifest. lThe competition was launched to shine a light on those budding fintechs in the Open Finance ecosystem that have a proposition currently solving a problem or meeting a growing need within one of the following areas:
- Financial wellbeing
- SME resurgence
- Open Life (Using Open Banking principles outside of financial services)
- Open Data
The shortlist made up of Freeze Debt, Plat and bill management app, Aptap were required to submit a short promo video to Open Banking Expo outlining their solution and why they should be put forward to the final. From here the shortlist of three was drawn up and each then pitched to the judging panel along with 10 minutes of grilling from the carefully curated selection of industry experts. Find out what happened!