Equifax | April 28, 2021
Equifax has launched a new InnovationX immersive experience to assist fintech, existing financial institutions, and other organizations in speeding up innovation in today's competitive market. This one-of-a-kind testing ground for emerging financial services products allows companies to validate innovative ideas and gain a better understanding of new opportunities by having ready access to real-time, cloud-native data and advanced analytics that only Equifax can offer. Innovations are developed in close cooperation with Equifax executive leadership and the best-in-class data scientists. Peter Maynard, Ph.D., the newly named Senior Vice President of Data and Analytics for Equifax United States Information Solutions, will lead InnovationX. (USIS).
InnovationX provides insights to fintech and other organizations in order to accelerate progress for their customers and smarter revenue for their businesses. Organizations that participate in the InnovationX immersive experience can:
• With real-time access to data and analytics, as well as cloud-native, differentiated data assets that only Equifax can deliver, you can quickly test and bring new solutions to market. Equifax Data Fabric will provide organizations with the specific data they need to expand their understanding of their clients, generate new financial opportunities for unbanked or underbanked individuals, and make more informed decisions when managing risk.
• Utilize patented Equifax Explainable Artificial Intelligence (xAI) and Machine Learning (ML) techniques to rapidly analyze large structured and unstructured data sets.
• Choose from a menu of flexible options to build the model configuration that works best for their company in terms of segmentation, data source, and modeling techniques.
• Increase Digital Identity Trust for each identity behind each payment, account creation, and login event, preventing fraud in real-time and allowing personalized customer experiences.
ABOUT EQUIFAX INC.
Equifax believes that knowledge is the driver of progress. As a global data, analytics, and technology firm, it plays an important role in the global economy by assisting financial institutions, companies, employers, and government agencies in making more confident critical decisions. Their distinct combination of differentiated data, analytics, and cloud technology generate insights that power decisions that move people forward. Equifax, headquartered in Atlanta, employs over 11,000 people globally and operates or has investments in 24 countries across North America, Central and South America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region.
Alacriti | August 13, 2021
Veridian Credit Union, a full-service financial cooperative with $5.5 billion in assets and more than 260,000 members, has selected Alacriti, an innovator in cloud-based payments and money movement services, as the platform provider that Veridian will use to enable real-time payments over The Clearing House’s (TCH) RTP® network and to accelerate their Fedwire modernization.
Veridian will deploy Alacriti’s cloud-native, ISO 20022-based Cosmos Payment Services, a cost-effective, end-to-end solution for payments processing and settlement. Cosmos supports real-time payments on the RTP network, ACH, and Fedwire payments, giving Veridian a scalable, future-proof platform for payments innovation. By leveraging Cosmos Payment Services, Veridian will access multiple clearing and settlement networks from one unified platform, simplifying their payment operations and ushering payments transformation into the credit union.
“Our members rely on Veridian to rapidly deploy technology solutions to improve their digital experience. Real-time payments will allow members to securely move money faster than ever before,” said Brett Engstrom, Veridian’s CIO. “Leveraging Alacriti’s open API and scalable architecture, we’re able to deliver faster payments for both our individual and business members.”
“Two innovative companies working together to connect to the RTP network is what we had in mind when we introduced the TPSP model as a method for financial institutions to join the network. TCH is excited to see what payments innovations this partnership brings to the network,” said Keith Gray, Vice President, The Clearing House.
“This partnership is notable as it pairs Alacriti, Veridian Credit Union, and their FinTech members together in the driver’s seat for the rapidly advancing real-time payments market. By leveraging our Cosmos Payment Services, Veridian will be able to quickly deploy their new payments infrastructure and start driving innovation on the RTP network this year, the first of many notable achievements I am sure we will accomplish together,” said Manish Gurukula, Alacriti CEO.
Alacriti is a leading financial technology company with a comprehensive money movement and payments services platform, dedicated to helping our clients accelerate their digital transformation. Built on a flexible, cloud-native framework, our array of solutions allow clients to deliver the money movement experiences and payments innovation that today’s users demand, while seamlessly integrating with their internal infrastructures.
About Veridian Credit Union
Veridian Credit Union, founded in 1934 in Waterloo, Iowa, is a not-for-profit financial cooperative owned by its members. The credit union offers a full range of business and consumer financial services with approximately 1,000 employees and 30 branches across Iowa and eastern Nebraska.
TriaGen Wealth Management | May 27, 2020
TriaGen Wealth Management today announces the launch of its registered investment adviser.
TriaGen offers a range of professional advice spanning financial planning and portfolio management. Business owners, executives and families.
TruClarity Management Solutions provides advisors with proven solutions to ease the challenges of transitioning to independence and business ownership.
California-based TriaGen Wealth Management today announces the launch of its registered investment adviser, created to help individuals and families implement cohesive financial plans and lasting legacies.
Bryan Garris, CFP®, CEPA operates the independent firm alongside his father, Nick Garris, CFP® and co-founding partner, Orlo Elfes. Leslie Sagers acts as the firm's operations manager, helping to cultivate an environment of positivity and efficiency.
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We are excited to launch TriaGen Wealth Management as this allows our team greater flexibility when providing comprehensive wealth management solutions. Becoming an independent fiduciary was a natural progression that aligns with our priorities as a family-run business, We are grateful to TruClarity Management Solutions for helping us navigate this transition every step of the way. Through collaboration, we relied on TruClarity's expertise and experience as they helped make our vision a reality.
- Bryan Garris, CFP®, CEPA, Managing Partner.
TriaGen offers a range of professional advice spanning financial planning and portfolio management. Business owners, executives and families at all stages of life are offered personalized plans to align finances with future goals.
"We are incredibly fortunate to work with the amazing team at TriaGen," said Pam Stross, CEO of TruClarity Management Solutions. "It is exciting to work alongside them as they realize their dream of becoming an independent firm."
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TruClarity Management Solutions provides advisors with proven solutions to ease the challenges of transitioning to independence and business ownership. Advisors are guided through the transition to ensure a successful launch and are provided with back office services post break.
About TriaGen Wealth Management:
TriaGen Wealth Management is a comprehensive wealth management firm/registered investment adviser focused on financial planning and portfolio management. TriaGen assists individuals and families in achieving their financial goals by helping them clarify what they want to accomplish in life and why, and then work together to align their wealth with their goals and values.
About TruClarity Management Solutions:
TruClarity Management Solutions is a trusted solution for financial advisor independence and life beyond the leap. Offering a comprehensive transition solution, the team equips advisors with a robust, turnkey platform to support their firm's day-to-day activities. Learn more: MyTruClarity.com