FinTech

Sifted: The 14 Most Active VCs in European Fintech …

February 26, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Sifted: The 14 Most Active VCs in European Fintech … This week, Sifted’s Isabel Woodford commplied a who’s who list of the most active investors in early-stage European fintech. In the article, she notes Anthemis among the Top 5, alongside NFT Ventures, … Read the full article by following the link […]

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The Power Of Purpose: Fintech’s Role In Stakeholder Capitalism

February 24, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT The Power Of Purpose: Fintech’s Role In Stakeholder Capitalism Ultimately, running a company that considers all of its stakeholders is a balancing act. Making money and doing the right thing can mutually reinforce each other, but sometimes there are tradeoffs. Read the full article by following the link below: Go to […]

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Tencent is betting heavy on European fintech companies …

February 24, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Tencent is betting heavy on European fintech companies … The investment in these two fintech companies, even though a local commitment, is going to grant Tencent access to the whole European market that consists of 27 countries, and the status of national … Read the full article by following the link […]

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Investors splash the cash on British fintech startups

February 23, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Investors splash the cash on British fintech startups Global investors poured money into the UK’s fintech sector last year, almost doubling the amount invested here between 2018 and The post Investors splash the cash on British fintech startups appeared … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to […]

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Fintech startups raised $34B in 2019 – yahoo.com

February 22, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Fintech startups raised $34B in 2019 – yahoo.com Financial services startups raised less money in 2019 than they did in 2018 as VC firms looked to back late stage firms and focused on developing markets, a new report has revealed. According to … Read the full article by following the link […]

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Why European fintech must go international

February 20, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Why European fintech must go international The European single market gives lenders and fintech businesses the best possible opportunity to operate across markets on the continent. There are plenty of opportunities beyond the European Union as … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated […]

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New VC fund launches targeting European fintech …

February 19, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT New VC fund launches targeting European fintech … New VC fund launches targeting European fintech investments. By Daniel Lanyon on 18th February 2020. Fintech. The venture capital portfolio, from DaVinci Capital, has been seeded with a €30m … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This […]

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How Fintech Startups Are Bridging the Digital Gap in Rural …

February 14, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT How Fintech Startups Are Bridging the Digital Gap in Rural … With the advent of FinTech technology, start-ups are expanding the digital inclusion in the rural sectors of India … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated News Alert is brought to you by […]

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ING, Unicef team up to support fintech startups | Inquirer …

February 13, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT ING, Unicef team up to support fintech startups | Inquirer … Dutch financial giant ING and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) have teamed up to help catalyze fintech startups that can offer scalable groundbreaking solutions that will benefit the … Read the full article by following the link below: Go […]

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Banks, fintech startups clash over ‘the new oil’ — your data

February 9, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Banks, fintech startups clash over ‘the new oil’ — your data Fintech companies argue that giving banks a tight grip over the flow of information will allow the big lenders to snuff out new competitors. Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated News Alert […]

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Fintech’s Consolidation Creates Investment Opportunities

February 5, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Fintech’s Consolidation Creates Investment Opportunities The Fintech & digital payment segment has been saturating and consolidating in recent years. M&A activity in this space peaked in 2019 with over $195 billion in deals, more than 3 times the value of … Read the full article by following the link below: Go […]

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Fintech company Beehive causing a buzz in the SME world

February 4, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Fintech company Beehive causing a buzz in the SME world Nizar Al-Maree, head of Beehive in Saudi Arabia, right, speaks during a panel discussion. He says the team behind the platform are experts who came from diverse backgrounds. (Supplied) Short Url https … Read the full article by following the link […]

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Azimo gets loan from European Investment Bank to build …

February 4, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Azimo gets loan from European Investment Bank to build … UK cross-border payments company Azimo will invest in its rapidly growing EU operation after receiving a €20m loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB). Part of the money will be spent on software … Read the full article by following the […]

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London is still the major European FinTech centre – Chris …

January 31, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT London is still the major European FinTech centre – Chris … FinTech investment numbers are variable dependent upon how they are counted. The number I’ve been using for most of last year is that headline amount of $111.8 billion invested worldwide in over … Read the full article by following the […]

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NBFC: Fintech startups apply for NBFC licence as lending …

January 30, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT NBFC: Fintech startups apply for NBFC licence as lending … Currently, most fintech companies that are into the business of lending cross-sell services with a registered bank or NBFC. Startups such as RazorPay, Instamojo, Enkash, BharatPe and Paytm partner … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to […]

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European dealmaking is showing no signs of slowing down

January 30, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT European dealmaking is showing no signs of slowing down There were hints that the European venture capital ecosystem was booming, but we now have cold, hard data to support them.  The value of venture capital deals in Europe topped €30 billion ($33 billion … Read the full article by following the […]

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Here are the 7 biggest fintech trends to watch in 2020 …

January 29, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Here are the 7 biggest fintech trends to watch in 2020 … Alfieri, one of Business Insider’s 2019 Rising Stars of Wall Street, lays out the biggest themes to watch for fintech in 2020. Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated News Alert is […]

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Fintech startups confront skills shortages – The Nation …

January 28, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Fintech startups confront skills shortages – The Nation … Fintech is shaking the foundations of the financial sector.The industry has made rapid progress as consumers embrace technology-led approach to personal finance and money management. The sector … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated […]

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Opera acquires European banking-as-a-service company …

January 28, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Opera acquires European banking-as-a-service company … OSLO, Norway and TALLINN, Estonia, Jan. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Opera Limited (NASDAQ:OPRA) (“Opera”), one of the world’s leading browser providers is bringing … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This Automated News Alert is brought to you […]

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Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 …

January 25, 2020

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 … The Catalyst Fund has gained $15 million in new support from JP Morgan and UK Aid and will back 30 fintech startups in Africa, Asia, and Latin America over the next three years. The Boston based … Read […]

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