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  • EVERTON AGREES PARTNERSHIP DEAL WITH SOKIN May 11, 2021 1:15 pm EIN Presswire Everton Football Club has signed up fintech innovators Sokin as its Official Global Payments Partner LONDON, UK , May 11, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The multi-year agreement sees Sokin, a global currency account provider which has built a …
  • I want to handover to a Mosotho – Standard Bank CEO May 11, 2021 12:53 pm Lesotho Times   TWO months ago, Standard Lesotho Bank (SLB) appointed Anton Nicolaisen its new chief executive officer. Mr Nicolaisen came in to fill the void left by Kenrick Cockerill, who died on 20 October 2020. The Lesotho Times’(LT) this week sat down with Mr …
  • Women Working In Fintech Supported With Scholarships To Study And Advance Careers - In Partnership With Fintech Diversity Radar May 11, 2021 12:40 pm Mondovisione The London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF), in partnership with Fintech Diversity Radar, is offering five scholarships to promote gender diversity in fintech and digital banking.     Scholarships to study on LIBF’s next Certified Fintech …
  • This super stock is owned by Cathie Wood, Terry Smith, and Nick Train. I’d buy it today May 11, 2021 12:31 pm The Motley Fool PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is a stock that is owned by a number of top fund managers. Not only is it owned by ARK’s Cathie Wood – who is one of the most popular portfolio managers on the planet right now – but it’s also owned by Terry Smith and Nick Train – two …
  • GOPUFF HEADLINES PRIVCO'S Q1'21 TOP GROWING PRIVATE COMPANY LIST May 11, 2021 12:30 pm EIN Presswire The PrivCo 50 Report evaluates and ranks top growing companies and industries and has found grocery delivery remains a top growing industry of 2021. NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, May 11, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- PrivCo, a leader in private market …
  • TransCard President Tabbed As Key Advisor To Cryptocurrency Fintech Company May 11, 2021 12:30 pm EIN Presswire Payments Icon, Chris Fuller, To Advise CGM's Payroll-to-Crypto Conversion Product 'Hedge' UNITED STATES, May 11, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Cornerstone Global Management, LLC (CGM) announced today that Chris Fuller, President of …
  • Buy This Stock While It's Under Wall Street's Radar May 11, 2021 11:35 am Financial Content There are a lot of companies out there that don't get the recognition they deserve. In finance, hot fintech stocks and cryptocurrencies are all the rage. Without established name recognition, many solid companies can slip by unnoticed. Live Oak …
  • Buy This Stock Before Wall Street Discovers It May 11, 2021 11:35 am Financial Content IPO mania is a fixture in the stock market. Investment bankers try to hype up the next hot company to investors sending its share price into the stratosphere on trading debut. While the average retail investor usually misses out on the deal, IPO hype often …
  • Jarvis Stewart will serve as chairman and CEO of Highland Poe May 11, 2021 11:33 am Atlanta Tribune - Georgia Veteran Business Executive Forms Minority-Owned Professional Services and Corporate Advisory Holding Company Jarvis Stewart will serve as chairman and CEO of Highland Poe, overseeing client relations and operations for portfolio companies, Cover …
  • China app giant Meituan tumbles after CEO's poetic swipe at officials May 11, 2021 11:29 am Channel News Asia SHANGHAI: Shares of Chinese online giant Meituan plummeted for a second straight day Tuesday (May 11) amid a run of bad headlines that included the CEO posting an ancient poem viewed as a veiled criticism of China's government. Meituan's Hong Kong- …
  • Ex-Mayfield partner Kimmel eyes up to $100m for third fund targeting ‘next generation of consumers’ May 11, 2021 11:01 am AltAssets Former Mayfield partner Todd Kimmel’s investment firm Montage Ventures is eyeing up to $100m for its third fundraise, AltAssets can reveal. The firm says it focuses on the “clear gap in the market” caused by the arrival of the next-generation consumer, …
  • China’s digital currency adds support for AliPay – the Alibaba payment app with over 700 million users May 11, 2021 11:00 am The Register Alibaba’s controversial financial services arm, the Ant Group, has been welcomed into trials of China’s digital currency. China’s state-controlled media on Monday reported that the Alipay app has added a feature allowing transactions in the Digital Yuan. …
  • Curve follows Series C with crowdfunding round to pursue global expansion May 11, 2021 10:54 am City A.M. London fintech Curve has launched a new crowdfunding campaign five months after closing its £72.5m Series C round.  Founded in 2015, the company allows users to consolidate all their credit and debit cards into one smart card and app and now boasts more …
  • Google Pay now lets U.S. users send money to India and Singapore May 11, 2021 10:54 am Investing.com The Google Pay app now lets U.S. users make money transfers to India and Singapore thanks to integrations with Wise and Western Union. Google Google is jumping into the massive remittances market. The tech giant's mobile payments service Google Pay …
  • Groww to acquire Indiabulls MF for Rs 175 crore May 11, 2021 10:47 am Economic Times Online investment platform Groww on Tuesday announced that it will be acquiring Indiabulls Mutual Fund for a total consideration of Rs 175 crore. The digital platform will acquire Indiabulls Asset Management Company (IBAMC) and the trustee company for Rs …
  • Jobs are coming, but pace of growth varies by industry, geography May 11, 2021 10:38 am WRAL 5 - North Carolina RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – The U.S. Department of Labor reported last week that nationwide unemployment has now hit the lowest point since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020. Around 498,000 Americans filed unemployment claims in the last week of April …
  • All you need to know about fintech in SA May 11, 2021 10:37 am Ghana MMA By Wesley Diphoko 18m ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare When we look back 10 years from now, 2021 will be remembered as the most important year in the history of financial technology. The listing of Coinbase on Nasdaq marked a …
  • Flipkart on the hunt May 11, 2021 10:33 am Economic Times Good morning, Flipkart, which plans to go public towards the end of the fiscal, is in talks to raise at least $1 billion—and up to $2 billion—from a group of investors. Also in this letter: Banks’ cryptic rules for crypto Karnataka bars ‘non-essentials’ …
  • Groww to acquire Indiabulls Mutual Fund business for Rs 175 crore May 11, 2021 10:33 am Economic Times Mumbai: Online investment platform Groww, backed by funds such as Sequoia Capital and Tiger Global, has signed an agreement with to acquire its asset management company for Rs 175 crore, paving the way for the Bengaluru-based fintech startup to enter the …
  • Tier1 Taps FinTech Veteran James C. Mitchell To Accelerate Global Expansion May 11, 2021 10:21 am Mondovisione Tier1 Financial Solutions (“Tier1”), a leading provider of client relationship management (“CRM”), AML compliance and fraud prevention solutions, has appointed James C. Mitchell as Managing Director (International), responsible for accelerating the …
  • New Fintech Delivery Model Transforming Financial Services Through Mutualized Services, Highlighted In Whitepaper From Broadridge - To Address Innovation, Digitization And Resiliency, Firms Are Modernizing And Better Optimizing Operations Through… May 11, 2021 10:21 am Mondovisione As the financial services industry confronts the new realities of a post-pandemic era, many firms are beginning to shift toward mutualization models for their technology and operations, according to a new whitepaper released today by global Fintech leader  …
  • Online investment platform Groww to acquire Indiabulls MF for Rs 175 cr May 11, 2021 10:17 am Business Standard Online investment platform Groww on Tuesday announced that it will be acquiring Indiabulls Mutual Fund for a total consideration of Rs 175 crore. The digital platform will acquire Indiabulls Asset Management Company (IBAMC) and the trustee company for Rs …
  • Fintech and Bank UX Report Released by Axxiome Business Unit ADiLA Research Studio May 11, 2021 9:10 am Crowdfund Insider May 10, 2021 @ 10:37 pm By Omar Faridi ADiLA Research Studio, the new business division of Axxiome (a global solutions provider for the financial services sector focusing on advisory in banking, complexity reduction and analytics), has published a second …
  • London based Fintech Finastra Partners with Be | Shaping the Future to Offer Managed Services May 11, 2021 9:10 am Crowdfund Insider May 11, 2021 @ 1:23 am By Omar Faridi Finastra, a financial services software and Cloud-enabled solutions provider, has decided to extend its partnership with Be | Shaping the Future, a global group offering consulting, IT and digital engagement services …
  • [Market Close-up] Financial firms scurry to forge cross-industry partnerships for data-driven innovation May 11, 2021 8:21 am Korea Herald Cross-industry partnerships in the financial sector are in full swing as banks seek to transform personal data into a new revenue source, ditching their reliance on interest rates. Commercial lenders and credit card companies have been rushing to forge …
  • Curve launches new crowdfunding round after 2019 record-breaker as it pursues global growth May 11, 2021 7:39 am Evening Standard Curve, the London-headquartered fintech that connects all users bank cards in one place, has launched a new crowdfunding campaign in a bid to increase customer “evangelism” as it aims to become a “super-app”. The app has raised £132million since launching …
  • Affirm Holdings, Inc. (AFRM) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript May 11, 2021 7:15 am Financial Content Image source: The Motley Fool. Affirm Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFRM) Q3 2021 Earnings Call May 10, 2021, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Thank …
  • Nigeria, others to benefit from $113m investment support fund May 11, 2021 6:27 am New Telegraph Despite the prevailing atmosphere of insecurity, more investors are still confident that Nigeria remains a delight as they search for fertile investment destinations.   Specifically, Uhuru Investment Partners (Uhuru), a middle-market private equity firm …
  • Hyderabad: Amitabh Chaturvedi quits as Karvy group CEO May 11, 2021 6:15 am The Times of India ChaturvediMUMBAI/HYDERABAD: Amitabh Chaturvedi, a veteran of the banking & financial services industry who was brought in to steady the ship at scam-hit Karvy Group as its CEO for financial services operations, has put in his papers. Chaturvedi had …
  • Justify Capital Corp. Enters into Letter of Intent for Qualifying Transaction with Everyday People Financial Inc. May 11, 2021 6:12 am Kingston Whig Standard Breadcrumb Trail Links Newsfile Author of the article:   Article content Calgary, Alberta–(Newsfile Corp. – May 10, 2021) – Justify Capital Corp. (TSXV: JST.P) (“Justify“) and Everyday People Financial Inc. (“EP“) are pleased to announce that they have …
  • NASDAQ Drops More Than 2.5% to Begin Week May 11, 2021 6:08 am Investing.com SPECIAL ALERT: Remember, the latest episode of the Zacks Ultimate Strategy Session will be available for viewing no later than this Wednesday, May 12. Kevin Matras, David Bartosiak, Dr. John Blank, Daniel Laboe and Sheraz Mian will cover the investment …
  • On The Money: Biden says workers can't turn down job and get benefits | Treasury launches state and local aid | Businesses jump into vax push May 11, 2021 5:52 am The Hill Happy Monday and welcome back to On The Money, where we’re sorry about your Dogecoin. I’m Sylvan Lane, and here’s your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line. See something I missed? Let me know at [email protected]
  • How American Businesses are Recovering from the Pandemic May 11, 2021 5:51 am The Emory Wheel - Georgia The COVID-19 Pandemic had a deep impact on the economy of the United States. The COVID-19 induced recession has made it hard for the US to recover. With the many lockdowns, restrictions and social distancing guidelines, industries and businesses felt a …
  • Grab Your Free Seat at the 2021 MPC Digital Commerce Event! May 11, 2021 5:01 am SF Gate - California MPC Thanks World’s Leading FinTech Leaders for Covering Virtual Attendee Costs as Digital Commerce Take Center Stage at MPC21 MPC Digital Commerce has today opened registration for MPC21 Virtual, the 11th annual premier MPC Digital Commerce Event. …
  • Stellar Omada shoots for £100m target to create Scots tech giant May 11, 2021 4:36 am The Herald (Scotland) IT services company Stellar Omada is preparing for its first product launch next month following a year of triple-digit growth and the appointment of its first chairman. The Edinburgh-based company, which aims to become a £100 million turnover businesses …
  • Shares Of Tencent-backed Insurtech Firm Waterdrop Slumps In NYSE Debut May 11, 2021 4:35 am South Africa Today Shares of Chinese gaming giant Tencent-backed online insurance technology firm Waterdrop Inc tumbled 14.5% in their New York debut on Friday.  American depositary shares of the company opened at $10.25, before recovering to $11.50. The shares were priced …
  • Singapore Fintech Validus Secures $37.4M From UK Firm To Boost SME Lending May 11, 2021 4:35 am South Africa Today Fasanara Capital, an alternative asset manager from the UK, said it has teamed up with Singapore fintech firm Validus to provide S$50 million (US$37.4 million) that will boost lending for small and medium enterprises.  The amount includes a US$15 million …
  • Bonza Raises US$2M To Help Non-tech Teams At Enterprises To Deploy Data-driven Solutions May 11, 2021 4:35 am South Africa Today Bonza, an Indonesian Big Data analytics startup, has secured US$2 million in a funding round led by early-stage VC firm East Ventures. Elev8.vc, a B2B-focused VC fund based in Singapore, also participated. The round comes almost a year after it raised an …
  • What Makes a Great Fintech App? Lessons from 11 Top Apps May 11, 2021 4:23 am SiteProNews
  • Principal Asset Management Berhad bags Fintech - Human Resource Technology in MTEA 2021 May 11, 2021 4:06 am Singapore Business Review Their HR app Selfdrvn contributed to their employees’ digital & future readiness journey. In 2019, Principal Asset Management Berhad (Principal) introduced the Harvard Manage Mentor (HMM) a cloud-based, flexible, self-directed learning option to their …
  • Universal Horizon secures Malaysia TEA for Cryptocurrency - Technology May 11, 2021 4:06 am Singapore Business Review The DDK platform serves a growing community of over 300,000 users in Asia, Middle East, and the USA. Consultation and service provider Universal Horizon has won the Cryptocurrency - Technology award at the recently concluded Malaysia Technology Excellence …
  • OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad clinches two wins at the Malaysia Awards 2021 May 11, 2021 4:06 am Singapore Business Review OCBC RM Chat wins at the Malaysia International Business Award for banking, while FRANK by OCBC snags the mobile banking trophy at the Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards. There is no denying OCBC Bank's experience in the banking industry. …
  • Global Investment Forum 2021 May 11, 2021 4:04 am Jerusalem Post The Global Investment Forum will be held on June 2 in Dubai and will bring together top ministers and other government officials, business owners, executives, philanthropists and thought-leaders for an intimate and exclusive networking forum.  …
  • Is buying and selling short-positions in private companies next? This fintech startup is banking on it May 11, 2021 3:48 am Yahoo! Voices Even the most casual industry observer has to be stunned at times by the pace of dealmaking right now. Not quite halfway through 2021, startups are routinely closing new rounds just months apart and sometimes seeing their valuations triple and even …
  • Find out who won at the Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards 2021 May 11, 2021 2:36 am Singapore Business Review Around 50 companies were awarded via studio and virtual awards presentation last May 4-7. Today, technology's influence encompasses all industries. From mobile banking and e-commerce to even biotechnology and gaming, the world now lives in an era where …
  • BNPL: U.S. Volumes Will Surpass $100 Billion Annually by 2024 May 11, 2021 2:05 am SF Gate - California Mercator Advisory Group’s latest report suggests high credit losses, pricing issues, and competition will force model change. Mercator Advisory Group released a report covering the Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) lending model, titled Buy Now, Pay Later: Gaining …
  • SoFi And Galileo Deep Dive: Building An Impenetrable Moat Within The Fintech Ecosystem May 11, 2021 1:55 am Seeking Alpha
  • Klarna Unveils Small Business Impact Initiative to Help SMEs to Recover From the COVID-19 Pandemic May 11, 2021 1:54 am Crowdfund Insider May 10, 2021 @ 2:06 pm By Samantha Hurst       Payment processing and global retail banking platform Klarna announced on Monday it has launched a small business impact initiative to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) recover from the COVID-19 …
  • Digital RMB trial expands to include first private bank May 11, 2021 1:31 am China Economic Net China's digital RMB trial has for the first time included a privately owned bank, indicating a further expansion of applications and the country's firm attitude in driving the pilot program, analysts said.   Zhejiang E-Commerce Bank Co Ltd, which …
  • Digital Asset Custody Solutions: Should You Build Or Buy? | Opinion May 10, 2021 11:57 pm Financial Content This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the editorial board of Benzinga. Banks and governments have had centuries to improve the quick transfer of traditional currency.  In the fifteenth century, the Medici bankers of Florence offered …
  • Nigeria’s Fintech revenue to hit $543m by 2022 – Report May 10, 2021 11:30 pm Punch The revenue base of Fintech operators in Nigeria will reach $543m by 2022, a joint report by EY Nigeria and Fintech Association of Nigeria has said. This growth would be driven by increase in smartphone penetration, and unbanked population, the report said …
  • Green Dot Plans Move To Texas May 10, 2021 11:05 pm Los Angeles Business Journal - California Dan Henry Green Dot Corp., whose newly minted top executive has been injecting new life into the lackluster corporation, has confirmed that the company is moving its headquarters to Austin, Texas, from Pasadena, where it has been located since the late …
  • Morrison & Foerster Further Strengthens Cross-Border... May 10, 2021 11:03 pm SF Gate - California Takahiro Nonaka’s arrival adds to already strong bench of Japan litigators; further cements position as top international law firm in Japan. Morrison & Foerster, a leading global law firm, is pleased to announce that Takahiro Nonaka has joined its …
  • Exclusive: Banking fintech Chime in talks for largest S.F. lease since start of pandemic May 10, 2021 10:49 pm Bizjournals
  • ICBA Ranks MVB Bank as One of Best Performing Banks of 2020 May 10, 2021 10:02 pm Tradingcharts.com FAIRMONT, W.Va., May 10, 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ICBA has ranked MVB Bank, Inc. ("MVB Bank") as the number 15 Best Performing Bank of 2020 in the over $1 billion category, as announced this month by Independent Banker in its annual listing. MVB …
  • Fintech Focus For May 11, 2021 May 10, 2021 9:52 pm Benzinga Quote To Start The Day: “Any fool can know. The point is to understand.” Source: Albert Einstein One Big Thing In Fintech: The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), one of the largest banks in the world by total assets, appears to have quietly …
  • Revance Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results, Provides Corporate Update May 10, 2021 9:22 pm Tradingcharts.com NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 10, 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- --- HintMD's processing volume run-rate more than doubled to over $400 million from the prior quarter --- Over 1,500 aesthetic accounts activated across products and services at quarter-end --- Status …
  • BharatPe raises Rs 50 crore debt from Northern Arc Capital May 10, 2021 8:38 pm Economic Times Kolkata: BharatPe, a fintech startup that launched India’s first UPI interoperable QR code, has raised Rs 50 crore in debt from Northern Arc Capital. This is the payments app’s sixth round of debt financing so far this year. The company had in January …
  • Fewcents raises $1.6 million from M Venture Partners, Hustle Fund and others May 10, 2021 8:38 pm Economic Times Singapore-based Fewcents on Monday said it has raised $1.6 million (about Rs 11.7 crore) in funding from M Venture Partners, Hustle Fund and others. Fewcents is a fintech-for-media startup that provides solutions for digital publishers and creators to …
  • Bengal cops fight fake news May 10, 2021 8:37 pm Economic Times Good evening, On the orders of the West Bengal police, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have taken down hundreds of posts spreading fake news around the ongoing violence in the state. Some of these showed violent clashes that happened not in Bengal, but in …
  • Small banks building bitcoin services to keep customers May 10, 2021 8:28 pm American Banker Deposit flight to Coinbase and other cryptocurrency exchanges has helped persuade community bankers who were once skeptical of crypto to embrace it. Two small California banks, First Foundation Bank in Irvine and Suncrest Bank in Visalia, are with the help …
  • Wema Bank unveils Hackaholic 2.0 Bootcamp winners May 10, 2021 8:22 pm Eagle Online Wema Bank’s Hackaholics 2.0, an acceleration aimed at helping startups scale and gain entrance into the market, came to an exciting end as the finalists were unveiled on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at the bank’s corporate head office in Marina, Lagos.   Themed …
  • Tom Brady’s laser-eyes Twitter photo sparks bitcoin rumor craze May 10, 2021 8:04 pm New York Post Tom Brady’s new Twitter profile picture has the internet buzzing. On Monday, the Buccaneers quarterback tweeted “#NewProfilePic” above a photo of himself sporting red laser eyes. The image sparked speculation that he’s joining the cryptocurrency world as …
  • JAM FINTOP Banktech and the Independent Community Bankers of... May 10, 2021 7:56 pm SF Gate - California ICBA to Serve as Strategic Advisor to Fund and CIO to Chair Community Banking CommitteeNEW YORK and NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) May 10, 2021 JAM FINTOP Banktech, a $150 million investment fund designed to help accelerate technology adoption at community banks …
  • Partner Krystina Endara joins Shipkevich PLLC to Spearhead the... May 10, 2021 7:56 pm SF Gate - California PRWeb May 10, 2021Updated: May 10, 2021 12 p.m. Krystina Endara joins Shipkevich PLLC as a Partner and will be leading the Firm's expansion into Florida. MIAMI (PRWEB) May 10, 2021 Shipkevich PLLC, a law firm specializing in capital markets, foreign …
  • Spinwheel, a YBI Portfolio Company, Secures $11M Investment May 10, 2021 7:31 pm The Business Journal YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — An $11 million funding round will allow Spinwheel to introduce consumer debt solutions aimed at addressing the student loan debt crisis. The Youngstown Business Incubator portfolio company announced the news Monday afternoon. The funding …
  • Storefront lender OneMain pushes further into digital May 10, 2021 7:05 pm American Banker The subprime installment lender OneMain Financial, whose first branch opened before the 1918 flu pandemic, historically did most of its business in person. That changed quickly in 2020, with what proved to be a well-timed rollout of an online lending …
  • Vontier Corporation (VNT) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript May 10, 2021 6:36 pm Financial Content Image source: The Motley Fool. Vontier Corporation (NYSE:VNT) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 06, 2021, 8:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator My name is Dorothy, and I will be your conference …
  • Ethereum price surges above $4,000 but overshadowed by dogecoin buzz. What is Ether? May 10, 2021 6:28 pm MarketWatch Ether prices on the Ethereum blockchain have been steadily and quietly carving out new highs as buzz in the crypto has centered predominantly on the fervor around more speculative assets like dogecoin DOGEUSD, -15.44% in recent weeks. However, for many …
  • Alliance with Troy’s J.D. Power to Boost NXCR’s Vehicle Info Subscription App May 10, 2021 6:21 pm DBusiness Magazine J.D. Power, the Troy-based consumer insights, advisory services and data and analytics firm, has formed an alliance with California fintech and insurtech vehicle subscription platform NXCR to bring J.D. Power’s proprietary data solutions, vehicle …
  • PayServices implementing unique FinTech solution with governments worldwide May 10, 2021 6:00 pm EIN Presswire DELRAY BEACH, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, May 10, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- PayServices, Inc. (PayServices.com) is in discussion and at various levels of implementation with governments across the world to implement its uniquely advanced and highly …
  • Keeping fintech's promise: A modest proposal May 10, 2021 5:15 pm The Hill The Federal Reserve is contemplating new rules for granting “master accounts” to “fintechs” — firms that offer high-tech payment services but aren’t eligible for ordinary bank charters. Firms with Fed master accounts can deposit funds in them and move them …
  • All you wanted to know about fractional ownership May 10, 2021 5:10 pm The Hindu Business Line The term ownership usually signifies exclusive right over an asset. But what if the starting price of such an asset is out of reach of the ordinary guy? To solve this problem, the financial world has come up with fractional ownership, which allows …
  • SoFi News: The May 27 Date Giving IPOE Stock a Boost Today May 10, 2021 5:00 pm InvestorPlace Social Capital Hedosophia (NYSE:IPOE) stock is on the rise Monday following news that it’s making progress on its special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) merger with student loan refinancing company SoFi. For those that are unaware, Social Capital …
  • OurCrowd Updates on Platform Performance: Five Exits Since the Beginning of 2021 May 10, 2021 4:58 pm Crowdfund Insider OurCrowd is one of the largest securities crowdfunding platforms in the world. Based in Israel, OurCrowd has been recognized by Pitchbook as the most active venture investor in the country with 24 different deals in 2020. OurCrowd provides a pathway for …
  • Milestone: Africa-Based Crypto Exchange Quidax Processes More Than $3.2 Billion in Transactions May 10, 2021 4:58 pm Crowdfund Insider May 10, 2021 @ 10:20 am By Samantha Hurst Quidax, an Africa-based cryptocurrency exchange, announced on Monday it has officially processed more than $3.2 million in transactions. Launched in 2018, Quidax reported that it is seeking to become home of BEP-20 …
  • Overfunding: UK AI-Powered Fintech Expend Quickly Surpasses £500,000 Target Through Seedrs Campaign May 10, 2021 4:58 pm Crowdfund Insider May 10, 2021 @ 9:32 am By Samantha Hurst   Expend, a UK-based AI-powered fintech, has successfully secured its initial £500,000 funding target through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The funding round, which recently made its debut, has already …
  • FinLync, a Corporate Treasury Fintech, Raises $16 Million May 10, 2021 4:58 pm Crowdfund Insider May 10, 2021 @ 11:37 am By JD Alois In a funding round led by Point72 Ventures, FinLync has raised $16 million in equity capital. FinLync is a corporate treasury Fintech that is seeking to challenge SAP’s multi-bank product. Other investors that …
  • Venture Capital, Fintech, and the ARKF ETF May 10, 2021 4:35 pm ETF Trends Many investors don’t emphasize how venture capitalists allocate cash, but those involved with fintech and the ARK Fintech Innovation ETF (NYSEARCA: ARKF) ought to start paying attention. A recent report on VC spending confirms these high-level investors …
  • Culture impedes digital payments policy May 10, 2021 4:24 pm Business Hallmark By Adebayo Obajemu Central Bank of Nigeria’s directive for fintech companies to drive financial inclusion has importantly positioned Fintechs in the centre to drive the Bank’s financial inclusion policy, and in the past two years, there has been …
  • 10 Best Bank Stocks for Dividends May 10, 2021 4:01 pm Insider Monkey In this article, we will take a look at 10 best bank stocks for dividends. You can skip our comprehensive analysis of the global banking market and industry trends and go directly to the 5 Best Bank Stocks for Dividends. The COVID-19 pandemic was an …
  • CME's Micro Bitcoin Futures Will Increase The Addressable Crypto Market May 10, 2021 4:00 pm Investing.com This post was written exclusively for Investing.com Each new product event has led to a new high Micro futures on the CME will increase liquidity - Lower margins Parabolic bull remains intact after recent correction following COIN’s listing Heading for $ …
  • Indoor ag fintech startup Contain launches pre-owned indoor farm equipment trading platform May 10, 2021 3:00 pm EIN Presswire Contain Inc, a fintech platform dedicated to indoor agriculture, announced the launch of their latest project, pre-owned equipment trading platform, Equipped RENO, NV, USA, May 10, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Contain Inc, a fintech platform …
  • SIDTM’s E-Series demystifies the ever-evolving FinTech domain in association with ETPrime May 10, 2021 2:46 pm Economic Times Over the past couple of years, India has relentlessly pursued its entrepreneurial vision by aggressively joining the start-up forces. As per reports, the country today is among the Top 50 most innovative economies of the world currently having the third- …
  • Mergers and Acquisitions in African Fintech May 10, 2021 2:28 pm Africa.com Eric M K Osiakwan  On 1st of April, as I was publishing my Uniconization of African Fintech piece, Mastercard was busy announcing their $100 million investment into Airtel Money (Airtel Africa’s mobile money subsidiary) to acquire a minority position – …
  • So is the economy stalling out or not? May 10, 2021 2:19 pm Politico Editor’s Note: Morning Money is a free version of POLITICO Pro Financial Services' morning newsletter, which is delivered to our subscribers each morning at 6 a.m. The POLITICO Pro platform combines the news you need with tools you can use to take …
  • China Deleveraging Spurred On By Recovery May 10, 2021 2:05 pm Investing.com China's economic recovery seems to be sustainable, although the high GDP growth number was partly due to the low base effect. Given this background, the government has determined that the economy could deleverage for the rest of 2021. Hopefully this …
  • Victory Square Portfolio Company Hydreight Provides Update on Business Expansion, Increased Sales & Rapid Growth in Q1 2021 May 10, 2021 1:39 pm Tradingcharts.com VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- -- 30 new business locations / operations in America have joined the Hydreight family in Q1, 2021 compared with 7 in Q1, of 2020. That represents a 430% increase in operation …
  • Yearn Secure Is Now Online and Ready to Disrupt DeFi May 10, 2021 1:33 pm Financial Content Even the best futurologist or dystopian would have failed to predict correctly the havoc that the Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked the world over. Everything has changed or is changing and, even if the vaccines are here holding the promise of a return to the …
  • Bitcoin to be available at hundreds of US banks, and Ethereum hits a new high May 10, 2021 1:31 pm City A.M. CryptoCompare data shows the price of Bitcoin (BTC) moved from close to $59,000 at the beginning of the week to a $53,000 low before recovering. At press time, the flagship cryptocurrency is trading at $58,300. Ether (ETH), the second-largest …
  • Cannabis Payment and Delivery Presents a Unique Challenge and Opportunity May 10, 2021 12:57 pm Benzinga With the rise of the legalization of marijuana and cannabis products for both medical and recreational use across a growing number of U.S. states, a relatively new industry is figuring out how to operate efficiently and effectively. Along with differences …
  • File Sharing Market Share Report 2020 | Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Competitor Analysis and Forecasts 2027 | Opendrive, Dropbox, Microsoft Corporation, Onehub May 10, 2021 11:55 am Tradingcharts.com May 10, 2021 (Heraldkeepers) -- File Sharing Market Research Report- Forecast till 2027 Market Overview The global file sharing market was valued at USD 4,033.0 million, and it is projected to exhibit a 26.1% CAGR during the forecast period, 2020-2026. [In …
  • Paxful reaches 6m users, on track for 20% growth May 10, 2021 11:47 am News (South Africa) Paxful co-founders Artur Schaback and Ray Youssef. Global peer-to-peer payments fintechPaxfulsays it now has over six million users and over $5 billion has been traded on its platform since inception. Paxful was founded in 2015 and has its headquarters in …
  • Old warehouse now a North Bund service center May 10, 2021 11:37 am Shanghai Daily The North Bund Company Service Center has opened in a more than 90-year-old warehouse along the Huangpu River to provide bespoke, intelligent and round-the-clock services. The center was unveiled on the ground floor of the historic Pier Marden, built by …
  • REGO Payment Architectures, Inc. Finishes Series C Funding to Enhance Secure Mobile Banking and Shopping for Children and Families May 10, 2021 11:23 am Caymanmama.com BLUE BELL, Pa., May 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — REGO Payment Architectures, Inc. (“REGO”) (OTCQB: RPMT) today announced it has completed its Series C funding to bring the total to $13.0 million. The funding will allow REGO to market its secure mobile …
  • 3 Cathie Wood Stocks That Could Deliver Bigger Gains Than Dogecoin May 10, 2021 11:23 am Financial Content Brace yourself for an even greater buzz for Dogecoin (CRYPTO:DOGE) after Elon Musk hosted Saturday Night Live over the weekend. Musk is one of the most visible -- and vocal -- fans of the cryptocurrency.  So far this year, Dogecoin's price has …
  • BharatPe raises ₹50 crore in debt from Northern Arc Capital May 10, 2021 11:21 am The Hindu Business Line India's leading merchant payment company, BharatPe, has raised ₹50 crore ($ 7 million) in debt from digital debt finance platform Northern Arc Capital. This is the sixth round of debt financing for BharatPe in 2021. In January this year, BharatPe …
  • Hunter Technology Intensifies Blockchain Engagement with New Partnership May 10, 2021 11:06 am Tradingcharts.com Vancouver, British Columbia, May 10, 2021 (Newsfile Corp via COMTEX) -- Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 10, 2021) - Hunter Technology Corp. (TSXV: HOC) (OTCQB: HOILF) (WKN: A2QEYH) (FSE: RWPM) (ISIN: CA4457371090) ("Hunter" or …
  • Ola to start doorstep delivery of oxygen concentrators to consumers May 10, 2021 11:05 am Business Standard Ola Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ola, on Monday said it has partnered with donation platform GiveIndia to provide consumers with oxygen concentrators, joining the growing roster of companies contributing towards relief efforts amid the deadly …
  • BharatPe plans to disburse Rs 14,000 cr in business loans by March 2023 May 10, 2021 11:05 am Business Standard Fintech company BharatPe, which is soon expected to become a unicorn, has raised Rs 50 crore in debt from Northern Arc Capital, one of India’s leading digital debt finance platforms focused on improving access to finance for under-served businesses and …