January 1, 1988

After studing in NYU and working at IBM, Sotiris Nossis formed Datamation. A “mission impossible” tech company
January 1, 1994

During the first years, the company implemented very focused “technology missions” for software industry giants
January 1, 1999

It then changed its focus to building applications for the financial industry only
January 1, 2002

Built the first financial component – The SWIFT messages validation libraries
January 1, 2006

The Paymentcomponents brand was formed, and the company componentised its products and itself
January 1, 2007

Built the second financial component. aplonHUB, the simplified way for financial institutions to exchange messages with each other
March 1, 2010

Created a spin-off taxi hailing app, that was nominated at the World Mobile Congress. Exited the company three years later
January 1, 2012

Built the third financial component. aplonBFM, showed how financial aggregation should be done. Long before PSD2 and open banking
January 1, 2014

Paymentcomponents opens an office in London. At the heart of the fintech ecosystem
January 1, 2016

Built the fourth financial component. aplonAPI, helps financial institutions to compete in open banking
January 1, 2019

Introduced the “thinking APIs”. The redesigned aplonBFM framework to leverage the open banking initiatives