Innovation and Incubation

Research related to the topic of innovation and incubation. 

Innovation and Incubation Research

FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Gamification
Nov 12 2020
FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Gamification

The gamification market is projected to grow to $30.7B by 2025 and financial institutions have an opportunity to get in the game.

FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Spartacus
Aug 04 2020
FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Spartacus

In this report we analyze the desirability and feasibility of Spartacus and if it can help consumers protect their privacy and prevent identity theft.

FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Finhabits
Jul 08 2020
FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Finhabits

Through a partnership with CMFG Ventures, Filene Research Institute continues the work of the FinTech Catalyst Incubator to test promising...

FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Steady
Jun 08 2020
FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Steady

Filene's FinTech Catalyst Incubator analyzes Steady to see if it can create a positive influence on the member’s and credit union’s financial health.

FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Align's Income Share Agreement
Technology / Oct 03 2019
FinTech Catalyst Incubator: Align's Income Share Agreement

Through a new partnership with CMFG Ventures, Filene Research Institute recently launched the FinTech Catalyst Incubator to test promising concepts...

Reaching Minority Households Incubator
Community Impact / Aug 08 2018
Reaching Minority Households Incubator

Many traditional financial institutions struggle to meet the needs of minority households. Filene, Visa, and the Ford Foundation conducted this research to find out why.

Accessible Financial Services Incubator
Community Impact / Feb 05 2016
Accessible Financial Services Incubator

During the past two years Filene tested five innovative products designed for low-and moderate-income consumers. In this report we share...

Credit Union Regtech: Innovation and Expertise
Technology / Jan 08 2018
Credit Union Regtech: Innovation and Expertise

What can be done to help ease the regulatory responsibilities for credit unions? And what emerging technology is available to...

Blueprints for Innovation, Fall 2017 + Spring 2018
Sep 06 2018
Blueprints for Innovation, Fall 2017 + Spring 2018

Over the last year, fourteen Filene i3 innovation teams developed creative solutions to some of the most challenging problems we have seen come...

Blueprints for Innovation, Spring 2017
Oct 12 2017
Blueprints for Innovation, Spring 2017

What’s your competitive advantage? Are you working towards the future? Or are you “working on the treadmill of today?” With...

Blueprints for Innovation, Fall 2016
May 12 2017
Blueprints for Innovation, Fall 2016

Does your credit union have $17.4 billion sitting around waiting to be invested in the latest and greatest fintech innovations...

Blueprints for Innovation Spring i3
Aug 25 2016
Blueprints for Innovation Spring i3

Where will your credit union be in 2025? Are you prepared to meet the changing demands of consumers...to address the...

Blueprints for Innovation: The Latest Concepts from Filene i3, 2015
Sep 15 2015
Blueprints for Innovation: The Latest Concepts from Filene i3, 2015

Over the past eight months, teams of Filene i3 innovators have developed radical new solutions to address consumer and credit...

Blueprints for Innovation: The Latest Concepts from Filene i3, Fall 2014
Feb 10 2015
Blueprints for Innovation: The Latest Concepts from Filene i3, Fall 2014

If you look at a graph representing the number of credit unions in the United States over the past decade...

Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (Fall 2012)
Apr 26 2013
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (Fall 2012)

Ideas can come from anywhere, but it is more interesting to see where ideas are going. In this round of i...

Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation
Sep 04 2012
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation

Read all about the next big i3 idea. In this publication you will find eight new ideas created by credit...

Mar 06 2012
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation

We are pleased to announce the publication of Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation, a report on the latest findings from...

Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (early 2011)
Feb 06 2011
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (early 2011)

We are pleased to announce the publication of Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation, a report on the latest findings from...

Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (early 2010)
Jan 22 2010
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (early 2010)

Filene’s i3 innovation program is pleased to make available to credit unions 14 new ideas in its latest innovation catalog...

Key Findings Blueprints for Innovation (early 2009)
Feb 05 2009
Key Findings Blueprints for Innovation (early 2009)

We are pleased to announce the publication of Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation, a report on the latest findings...

Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (Early 2007)
Jan 21 2008
Key Findings: Blueprints for Innovation (Early 2007)

Credit unions strive to help members build sound financial lives. But helping members change can be like exercising and...