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Tech startup FairPlay aims to root out lending bias with AI

Tech startup FairPlay aims to root out lending bias with AI

November 15, 2021 - As regulatory scrutiny of banks’ lending practices intensifies, one startup is promoting artificial intelligence software aimed at helping banks remove biases built into their automated lending systems.

Mattermost moves beyond messaging to unify developer collaboration and productivity

Mattermost moves beyond messaging to unify developer collaboration and productivity

October 31, 2021 - Mattermost is eyeing a slice of Trello, Asana, and Notion’s pie as the open source “Slack alternative” officially rolls out a new unified platform with integrated project and workflow management tools aimed at the software development fraternity.

Crypto tax software provider TaxBit raises $130M at a $1.33B valuation

Crypto tax software provider TaxBit raises $130M at a $1.33B valuation

August 31, 2021 - Just five months after raising a $100 million Series A, TaxBit announced today it has raised $130 million in a Series B round of funding.

SmartAsset rethinks financial advisory, and becomes a unicorn in the process

SmartAsset rethinks financial advisory, and becomes a unicorn in the process

June 30, 2021 - SmartAsset, a marketplace that connects consumers to financial advisors, announced today that it has raised $110 million in a Series D round of funding.

SoftBank bets big on a ‘digital Ellis Island’

SoftBank bets big on a ‘digital Ellis Island’

April 30, 2021 - Welcome Tech, which has built a digital platform aimed at immigrants and their families, has raised $35 million in a Series B funding round co-led by TTV Capital, Owl Ventures and SoftBank Group Corp.’s SB

LendKey launches Aliro, a private deal network for financial institutions to buy and sell consumer loans

LendKey launches Aliro, a private deal network for financial institutions to buy and sell consumer loans

February 24, 2021 - LendKey, the leading lending-as-a-service platform for banks and credit unions, today announced its launch of Aliro by LendKey©, an innovative deal network for trade-ready member firms who are seeking to manage liquidity and optimize balance sheets.

PROOF: The Pro Rata Opportunity Fund

PROOF: The Pro Rata Opportunity Fund

January 29, 2021 - A conversation with Gardiner Garrard, Co-founder and Managing Partner at TTV Capital, an early-stage venture firm focused on fintech businesses meeting the needs of the financial services sector and their customers.

Behavior-As-A-Service Uses Digital Body Language To Fight Fraud, Increase Conversion

Behavior-As-A-Service Uses Digital Body Language To Fight Fraud, Increase Conversion

December 21, 2020 - When a customer walks into a physical location to transact, a whole host of behavioral data becomes available to whatever entity is serving them.

SurePrep and Ledgible Launch Strategic Partnership for Crypto Tax Automation

SurePrep and Ledgible Launch Strategic Partnership for Crypto Tax Automation

December 10, 2020 - SurePrep and Ledgible have joined forces to automate Virtual Currency and Crypto Tax compliance for professionals. This partnership ensures tax professionals have the tools and technology necessary to meet the expected increase in compliance activity generated by the recent IRS change moving the Virtual Currency question to the first page of the Form 1040.

BILL.COM NAMED ONE OF THE BEST SOFTWARE COMPANIES IN 2020 BY G2

BILL.COM NAMED ONE OF THE BEST SOFTWARE COMPANIES IN 2020 BY G2

December 10, 2020 - Bill.com (NYSE: BILL), a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates complex back-office financial operations for small and midsize businesses, is honored to be recognized on G2’s Best Products for Finance list, an achievement that can only be earned through the endorsement of its users.