LikeBank messenger banking platform to debut at Web Summit in November
1 November 2018
LikeBank's digital banking platform for social messengers will be unveiled at the annual Web Summit in Lisbon. 70,000 attendees of the world's largest tech conference will get a chance to experience firsthand the ease and speed of digital banking onboarding in Facebook Messenger, Viber and Telegram.
We are creating a new banking experience and our platform has received positive response from both Millennials and Gen Z and we are thrilled to become the world's first 'messenger-first' and 'messenger-only' bank targeting over 380 million in United States and Europe
Elliot Goykhman, founder and CEO of LikeBank
Because they grew up with modern technology, Millennials have shaped the internet as we see it today..."
LikeBank has also been selected for Alpha Startup track as one of the top promising start-ups to pitch its technology and business model to the leading VCs in the world.
It’s a great opportunity to share our vision with top technology thinkers," said Goykhman, "we are honored to have been chosen to demonstrate our working product and pitch our business in front of the leading experts.

Our chatbot technology not only makes it easy to do daily banking in the social context of messengers, but also lowers bank’s overall costs by 55−60% per customer, which in turn allows banks to offer better rates to their clients in this win-win relationship. To highlight this, we are encouraging conference attendees to visit our stand, check out special Web Summit edition version and win valuable prizes just by using our beta neobank.
Elliot Goykhman, founder and CEO of LikeBank
Without a need to install banking applications or visit bank’s branch to open a bank account LikeBank takes aim at a share of a 2 billion of the world’s unbanked.
About LikeBank
LikeBank chatbot technology enables people worldwide to do banking in their messengers, helping banks simplify onboarding, reduce operating expenses and lower client acquisition costs. Clients communicating with the chatbot can utilize interface buttons, freeform text entry or voice to perform their daily banking, with system’s intelligence continuously increasing through machine learning.

LikeBank platform currently supports Facebook Messenger, Viber and Telegram with plans to support Whatsapp, WeChat, Skype in Q1 2019.
Press contact: Kate Belous, VP of Marketing,
About Web Summit
Web Summit is a global technology conference hosted annually in Lisbon. Founders of Alibaba, Dell, Instagram, Sherpa, Tinder, Twitter, Vice were among its top notable speakers. Success stories of Web Summit include Uber, Trello, Snatch and many others.
In 2018, more than 70,000 attendees from over 170 countries will fly to Lisbon for Web Summit, including over 1,500 startups, 1,200 speakers and 2,600 international journalists.
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