UBS FINANCING THE FINTECH FUTURE – UBS has announced a competition that will see successful FinTech startups being rewarded up to $200,000, coupled with over 250 hours of coaching from UBS industry experts. The competition deadline has been set for midnight on the 28th of July 2017, with entrants being separated into regions. The challenge, known as ‘The Future of Finance Challenge’, will give FinTech firms around the globe a chance to show their ‘innovative and potentially disruptive technological ideas that will ‘support the  transformation of the banking industry. @Axel Lehmann, Group Chief Operating Officer at UBS, has said, “We aim to support FinTech companies and organizations who are transforming our industry and work with them to provide even better services to our clients.” The competition comes at a time when the banking industry has seen vast tech advancements across front, middle and back office roles. #SpartanInternational