Deutsche Bank


28 – 30 October 2016, Berlin

Latest news

Browse through the latest news and see what's going on around the API/Open. More news will follow, so stay tuned!

TechCrunch Disrupt: Beyond banking ideas with dbAPI

When the world’s leading start up authority TechCrunch Disrupt announced their Berlin comeback, there was no chance of missing out on that event. What awaited us were more than just exciting days full of fun and action!

dbAPI Team @ Pirate Summit

Take a junkyard in Cologne, a passionate team of organizers, invite 1200+ tech-affine selected participants from early-stage startups, investors and corporates and you will get Europe's craziest invite-only conference.

Our view on chatbots

We just returned from Chatbot Summit in Berlin where we took an active part and presented our perspective on the fast growing tech trend on stage and at our booth.

dbAPI hits the START Hack

dbAPI was in action again the past weekend! This time in St.Gallen, at the START Hack. You might wonder what HSG, the famous business uni has to do with hacking?

Wildcard for Wire

Team Wire on their end-to-end encrypted chatbot and the great atmosphere at API/Open.

And the winners are…

The jury at the API/Open was impressed by the high quality of all the pitches and the creativity of most teams in truly going beyond banking.

The end is near

As the final hours approach, everyone is mobilising all their resources to polish their ideas and make them shine.

The heat is on!

The first day (and night!) of coding is already over! But as 42 is the answer to everything, the teams still have plenty of time to get things done.

API/Open is now underway!

All the team members have arrived at the venue in Berlin and have already started hacking the new dbAPI

Tomorrow our API is OPEN!

14 teams with 68 participants from all over the world will start hacking tomorrow at
8.30 pm at the API/Open in Berlin.


Besides the details about our API, one information is even more important to master the API/Open...

Get some inspiration for ideas beyond banking

Are you excited about the API/Open challenge, but a stunning idea is hard to find? Then continue reading, because this news post is for you! Here is some support for unleashing your creativity.

Last call: application phase ends in 10 days

You have a great idea, but you haven‘t prepared your application yet? Then please move it forward now as the final countdown has just started – make sure to apply within the next 10 days!

Let's meet up

For those who couldn’t attend the API/Open meetup in Berlin yesterday:
yep, you missed something! Here is a brief summary...

Get to know the Deutsche Bank API

You already know that among our API’s functionalities are user, cash account and account transactions information? Good! Now it’s time to show you the details!

Find team members at our meetup in Berlin

Doors open at Deutsche Bank Labs Berlin! On August 23, you can talk with us about your idea, get the chance to find team members and develop a deeper understanding of the challenge and the API.