Xignite Named as Leader Among Fintech Companies Disrupting the Financial Services Industry

San Mateo - 22 December 2015

Leading market data cloud provider ranks in recent Forbes and KPMG’s Fintech Lists and Racks up 11 Awards in 2015

Xignite, the leading provider of market data cloud solutions, finishes 2015 ranked as one of the world’s top fintech companies in several key reports. Xignite was recently ranked in the inaugural Forbes Fintech 50 list, which profiles technology companies creating a major shift in how people interact with and manage their finances, and how capital flows and securities are traded and settled around the globe. In addition, Xignite was also selected to The Fintech Innovators Fintech 100, produced by H2 Ventures and KMPG, and listed as one of 50 emerging fintech stars of tomorrow. The Fintech 100 lists the most exciting startups and organizations taking advantage of technology to revolutionize the industry. 

Xignite is disrupting traditional financial market data providers, such as Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg and IDC, by providing access to real-time, historical and reference market data via easy cloud-based APIs. Xignite counts among its clients leading disruptive fintech firms, including Betterment, FutureAdvisor, Motif Investing, Personal Capital, Robinhood, StockTwits, Wealthfront and Yodlee. Ten of Xignite’s clients were also named to the Forbes Fintech 50 list and 15 clients to the Fintech Innovators Top 100 list.

In addition to being ranked a global Fintech leader, Xignite’s CEO and Founder Stephane Dubois, was named to the Institutional Investor Tech 50. The company also won, or was nominated, for 11 awards this year, including being named “Best Cloud Provider.”

“We are honored to be recognized among the top disruptors in fintech and even more excited to share these awards with many of our clients,” said Stephane Dubois, CEO and Founder of Xignite. “Our business is focused on disrupting the financial services industry by providing fellow entrepreneurs and innovators with simpler, faster and cheaper cloud-based market data APIs to help them invent new and revolutionary applications and businesses. We are thrilled to see how the fintech industry is pushing financial services to innovate today and we look forward to being a part in facilitating the amazing transformations to come.”

Forbes Fintech 50:

Betterment, IEX, Kensho, Money.net, Motif Investing, Personal Capital, Robinhood, SoFi, Wealthfront and Zenefits.

Fintech 100 list:

Betterment, Cinnober, eBury, IEX, Jimubox, Motif Investing, OnDeck, Personal Capital, Robinhood, Square, Stockpile, The Currency Cloud and  Wealthfront.  

2015 Awards

AlwaysOn - Top 100 Private FinTech Companies

AlwaysOn - 2015 Global 250 Private Fintech Companies

Bank Innovation - 10 Coolest Brands in Banking

Benzinga FinTech Awards - Best in Show

Financial Technology Awards - Best Cloud Provider

FinTech Innovation Awards - Data Solutions

FTF News Technology Innovation Awards - Best Cloud Provider 

Future of Money and Technology - Winning Startup

Inside Reference Data - Best Enterprise Data Management Initiative (User)

Institutional Investor Tech 50 - Stephane Dubois

Onanalytica Fintech 2015 - Top 100 Influencers and Brands

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