Tag: Fintech

FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day: ESG, Crypto, and Managing Risk

FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day: ESG, Crypto, and Managing Risk

Last week, the FinTech Innovation Lab held a demo day in New York for its latest class of startups that…

Best Stocks To Buy Now? 4 Fintech Stocks In Focus

4 Fintech Stocks To Watch Right NowAs financial technology continues to gain traction in the modern world, many investors are…

How bank and fintech partnerships can build a stronger African financial ecosystem

How bank and fintech partnerships can build a stronger African financial ecosystem

Africa’s fintech industry is the most funded tech sector on the continent, with investment data from Partech, reporting that 63%…

Can Regulators and Fintech Find the Right Formula for Innovation?

Can Regulators and Fintech Find the Right Formula for Innovation?

A pair of sessions held during the LendIt Fintech USA conference in New York raised some prospects for finding ways…

Fintech, Cloud, and Bringing Machine Learning to the Edge

Fintech, Cloud, and Bringing Machine Learning to the Edge

A few disruptive players in the financial services scene came out to a gathering held last Thursday at Google’s offices…

Malaysia fintech association picks PolicyStreet co-founder as president

Malaysia fintech association picks PolicyStreet co-founder as president

The association also agreed to continue its focus on fintech adoption in Malaysia…Read More

Indian fintech unicorn launches $75m ESOP buyback scheme

Indian fintech unicorn launches $75m ESOP buyback scheme

The program will allow 650 current and former employees to sell up to 30% of their vested ESOPs…Read More

Fast growing VC fintech makes raft of hires

Fast growing VC fintech makes raft of hires

Following significant growth in client numbers and increasing demand for its Venture Capital focused services, London based fintech ‘Kin Group’…

Korean fintech agencies ‘disappointed’ over president-elect’s crypto plans

Korean fintech agencies ‘disappointed’ over president-elect’s crypto plans

Yoon Suk-yeol’s national tasks did not include the establishment of a government agency for digital assets, Forkast reported…Read More

Fintech, Cloud, and Finding Ways to Bridge the Skills Gap

Fintech, Cloud, and Finding Ways to Bridge the Skills Gap

How can companies take advantage of innovation in fintech if they do not have the skills in-house or tools to…

Australian fintech firm gets e-wallet license in the Philippines

Australian fintech firm gets e-wallet license in the Philippines

With the license, Peppermint Innovation’s Bizmoto can allow users in the Philippines to receive digital money and access digital services…

Fintech unicorn Revolut gets MAS nod for crypto trading

Fintech unicorn Revolut gets MAS nod for crypto trading

Revolut’s customers in Singapore can now buy, sell, and hold cryptocurrency through its app, Fintechnews Singapore reported…Read More

UAE fintech app bags $9.4m in seed funding

UAE fintech app bags $9.4m in seed funding

Zenda’s app had processed over US$100 million worth of transactions by the end of 2021…Read More

Fintech accelerator F10 raises funds to expand operations

Fintech accelerator F10 raises funds to expand operations

The global incubator is raising its first seed fund to invest in early-stage startups…Read More

New York Fintech Week: Startups Take Aim at Financial Inclusion

New York Fintech Week: Startups Take Aim at Financial Inclusion

On Thursday morning, a batch of startups in a virtual demo day hosted by FinTech Sandbox talked up ways they…

NY Fintech Week: Crypto Regulation, Fraud, and Venture Capital

NY Fintech Week: Crypto Regulation, Fraud, and Venture Capital

Speakers at the Empire Fintech Conference discussed regulation and cryptocurrency, protecting against fraud, and where VCs invest in fintech. Catch…

Fintech unicorn Xendit buys minority stake in local bank

Fintech unicorn Xendit buys minority stake in local bank

Founded in 1990, Bank Sahabat Sampoerna is owned by two Indonesian conglomerates: Sampoerna Group and Alfa Group…Read More

Ecobank Fintech Breakfast Series: Partnering for a stronger ecosystem

Ecobank Fintech Breakfast Series: Partnering for a stronger ecosystem

On Friday, the 22nd of April, Ecobank in partnership with TechCabal will host the first edition of its Fintech Breakfast…

New FinTech App Aims to Have Crypto Trading Intelligence in the Palm of Your Hands

New FinTech App Aims to Have Crypto Trading Intelligence in the Palm of Your Hands

Portland, OR, April 10, 2022 –(PR.com)– ToroAlerts, LLC, a Portland, Oregon-based innovative FinTech company has launched a mobile app on iOS…

SG fintech firm banks $2.2m in pre-seed money

SG fintech firm banks $2.2m in pre-seed money

Aquariux also appointed Kelvin Chia as CEO…Read More

Fintech a bright spot in Pakistan’s breakout year

Fintech a bright spot in Pakistan’s breakout year

Pakistani startups are attracting more international VC funding than ever before. But will that momentum continue…Read More

Acquisition of UK fintech Azimo will address home-working challenges for enterprises

Acquisition of UK fintech Azimo will address home-working challenges for enterprises

psdesign1 – stock.adobe.com UK fintech acquired by Papaya Global is looking to improve cross-border employee payments By Karl Flinders, Emea…

Guangzhou to host fintech projects in government sandbox in race with Beijing, Shanghai

Guangzhou to host fintech projects in government sandbox in race with Beijing, Shanghai

Guangzhou, located in southern China, says it is creating a regulated sandbox to host new fintech projects. Photo: AFP Guangzhou…

US Fintech Firm Acorns Adds Crypto Exposure Investing via Proshares Bitcoin ETF

US Fintech Firm Acorns Adds Crypto Exposure Investing via Proshares Bitcoin ETF

The American financial technology (fintech) firm Acorns has announced customers now have the option to add bitcoin exposure via the…

SG fintech firm gets regulatory nod for crypto services

SG fintech firm gets regulatory nod for crypto services

With the new license from the MAS, Digital Treasures Center can enable merchants to accept crypto payments and convert them…

How Spleet became a fintech solution for tenants and landlords in Africa

How Spleet became a fintech solution for tenants and landlords in Africa

When Akintola Adesanmi started Spleet in 2018, the original plan was to help common Africans, starting with Nigerians, find houses…

🇮🇳 Roundup: Fintech unicorn Razorpay buys payment firm

🇮🇳 Roundup: Fintech unicorn Razorpay buys payment firm

Also, Zomato invests in Mukunda Foods, which develops robots for automated food preparation…Read More

Nigerian fintech firm eyes Asia after $105m fundraise

Nigerian fintech firm eyes Asia after $105m fundraise

Moove provides car financing to drivers engaged in ride hailing…Read More

Mobility fintech Moove secures $105m to scale its vehicle financing business globally

Mobility fintech Moove secures $105m to scale its vehicle financing business globally

Moove, a Nigerian automobile financing startup and Uber’s exclusive vehicle supply partner in Africa, on Monday, said it has raised…

Sequoia-backed fintech firm turns unicorn with $137m round

Sequoia-backed fintech firm turns unicorn with $137m round

CredAvenue, which connects firms with lenders and investors, has facilitated the lending of US$11 billion to date…Read More

Is DeFi Going To Be The End Of FinTech?

Is DeFi Going To Be The End Of FinTech?

For the most part of recorded human history, finance has been constantly evolving and adapting to the needs of human…

Fintech Focus: Why KYC compliance is crucial for fintechs

Fintech Focus: Why KYC compliance is crucial for fintechs

As digital financial services providers penetrate the African market at large, there is a need to ensure that fintech startups…

How Fighting AI Bias Can Make Fintech Even More Inclusive

How Fighting AI Bias Can Make Fintech Even More Inclusive

A key selling point for emerging fintech is the potential to expand financial access to more people — but there…

YC-backed fintech firm partners with 4 SME-focused startups

YC-backed fintech firm partners with 4 SME-focused startups

The tie-ups will allow the SME platforms to use Decentro’s business-banking API to help MSMEs digitalize their operations…Read More

Women-focused fintech firm eyes $5m series A funding

Women-focused fintech firm eyes $5m series A funding

Lucy plans to roll its services out in Hong Kong, Indonesia, and the Philippines…Read More

US Fintech Company ‘Milo’ Offering Zero Deposit Bitcoin-Backed Real Estate Loans

US Fintech Company ‘Milo’ Offering Zero Deposit Bitcoin-Backed Real Estate Loans

A Florida-based real estate technology firm, Milo, may just have solved the age-old problem of Bitcoiners who want to buy…

Canadian fintech firm FundThrough acquires invoice factoring business of U.S. financial services provider BlueVine

Canadian fintech firm FundThrough acquires invoice factoring business of U.S. financial services provider BlueVine

FundThrough, a Canadian financial technology platform that provides invoice payments services to businesses, has announced that it has acquired the…

Nordic fintech to use Google-inspired core banking from Thought Machine

Nordic fintech to use Google-inspired core banking from Thought Machine

Julien Eichinger – stock.adobe.c Nordic fintech Lunar is modernising its banking platform as it sets out to expand free of…

Report: 69% of fintech employees say they would move jobs for access to more advanced tech

Report: 69% of fintech employees say they would move jobs for access to more advanced tech

January 15, 2022 4: 40 PM Image Credit: Getty Images Did you miss out on a session from the Future…

🇻🇳 Fintech firm gets $10m loan facility from Lendable

🇻🇳 Fintech firm gets $10m loan facility from Lendable

F88 intends to pay out almost US$500 million in funds by 2022 … Find Out More

Fintech players get cozy in Luxembourg

Fintech players get cozy in Luxembourg

Luxembourg has long been a major financial centre in Europe, with nearly 130 authorised banks. It is also the second biggest market…

The Inaugural World FinTech Summit Virtually Convened Saudi’s Top FinTech Leaders To Discuss Its FinTech Ecosystem

The Inaugural World FinTech Summit Virtually Convened Saudi’s Top FinTech Leaders To Discuss Its FinTech Ecosystem

Delhi, India, Dec 23, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – World FinTech Top – KSA which happened on 6 December 2021,…

Innovation, Fintech and the Future of Investing

Innovation, Fintech and the Future of Investing

Viewpoints revealed by Business Owner factors are their own. The international reach of financing is indisputable. Around 15 billion shares…

🇮🇳 fintech fund to invest $39m in early-stage startups

🇮🇳 fintech fund to invest $39m in early-stage startups

IIFL Fintech Fund remains in sophisticated talk with buy 10 start-ups by the end of March 2022 … Find Out…

Can fintech continue to support record volume?

Can fintech continue to support record volume?

The HousingWire award spotlight series highlights the business that have actually been acknowledged through our Editors’ Option Awards. Elections for…

Cloud Fintech innovator fonYou secures €7 Million growth funding from Banco Santander’s Smart Fund

Cloud Fintech innovator fonYou secures €7 Million growth funding from Banco Santander’s Smart Fund

Banco Santander funding arrangement will support fonYou’s enthusiastic development method and speed up worldwide market growth Barcelona, Spain, December 9th…

Ivorian fintech CinetPay secures $2.4m seed investment from Flutterwave, 4DX Ventures

Ivorian fintech CinetPay secures $2.4m seed investment from Flutterwave, 4DX Ventures

CinetPay, an Ivory Coast-based start-up that makes it possible for merchants in francophone Africa to accept and make electronic payments…

How fintech innovators and regulators can work together

How fintech innovators and regulators can work together

Maybe the single greatest reason for issue for tech huge leaders and start-up creators, despite location, is fixing up development…

Fintech unicorn Revolut gets CMS license from MAS

Fintech unicorn Revolut gets CMS license from MAS

Revolut is wanting to release a commission-free trading function in Singapore in the very first half of 2022, Business Times…

Singapore Sees Fintech Funding Tripling This Year to $3 Billion

Singapore Sees Fintech Funding Tripling This Year to $3 Billion

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Fintech Focus: What does it take to build a successful digital merchant payments service?

Fintech Focus: What does it take to build a successful digital merchant payments service?

Digitising payments for the cash-dominant micro, little and medium-sized merchant market is a $19- trillion worldwide chance. Traditionally, merchants count…

The fintech unicorn that Indian millennials swear by

The fintech unicorn that Indian millennials swear by

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Nigeria’s fintech Risevest signs Teni as its first brand ambassador

Nigeria’s fintech Risevest signs Teni as its first brand ambassador

Risevest(Rise), a Nigeria-based fintech start-up that assists Nigerians purchase dollar-denominated properties, revealed on Friday that it has actually signed popular…

SG fintech firm adds instant cross-border payments in Indonesia

SG fintech firm adds instant cross-border payments in Indonesia

The service by Lippo-backed Moolahgo presently covers 5 e-wallet operators in Indonesia, particularly Ovo, Dana, GoPay, LinkAja, and ShopeePay ……

Fintech eyes the AfCFTA opportunity for small businesses

Fintech eyes the AfCFTA opportunity for small businesses

This short article was added to TechCabal by Conrad Onyango/bird Support for small companies keen to trade throughout the continent’s…

Nigerian fintech, Risevest wins court order to unfreeze its bank accounts

Nigerian fintech, Risevest wins court order to unfreeze its bank accounts

On Monday, October 25, a Federal High Court being in Abuja, Nigeria reversed an interim order put in August which…

DC Fintech Week Tackles Financial Inclusivity

DC Fintech Week Tackles Financial Inclusivity

The expedition of higher inclusivity of minority consumers in the monetary system was a popular element of the virtual Washington…

Indian fintech firm cashes in $30m in series B money

Indian fintech firm cashes in $30m in series B money

CredAble will utilize the funds to establish working capital services custom-made for small companies … Read More

Kenyan Fintech Player: ‘Banking the Unbanked’ Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa

Kenyan Fintech Player: ‘Banking the Unbanked’ Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa

. The year 2020 might well decrease as the year when blockchain innovation and cryptocurrencies, in specific, acquired mainstream acknowledgment….

Fintech platform bags $145m to serve underbanked in India, Kenya, others

Fintech platform bags $145m to serve underbanked in India, Kenya, others

Tala has actually paid out more than US$ 2.7 billion in credit to over 6 million consumers throughout 4 emerging…