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07 September 2016

Precognitive and Cambridge Blockchain, winners of BBVA Open Talent 2016 in USA

These two projects have been chosen by the jury of the BBVA Open Talent 2016 .

Precognitive and Cambridge Blockchain have been chosen by the jury of the BBVA Open Talent 2016 edition, among the 20 finalists who have competed in the final of USA and rest of the world edition. 

The jury has chosen as winners Precognitive, a startup of US, and Cambridge Blockchain, another startup of US. The jury heard the pitch of the 20 finalists to complete its evaluation and choose the final two winners. The finalists presented their projects to the New York Next Money audience.

Cambridge Blockchain

Cambridge Blockchain, founded by Matthew Commons in Boston in April 2015, is an identity management platform for financial institutions that eliminates redundant compliance steps while improving the customer experience.

Matthew Commons of Cambridge Blockchain, winner of BBVA Open Talent 2016 in US


Precognitive is fraud prevention technology for electronic devices that combines artificial intelligence and behavioral analytics to detect and prevent fraud in real time. It was founded by Sam Bouso in Chicago in January 2016.

Sam Couso of Precognitive of BBVA Open Talent 2016 in US