Why the Fintech Game Has Just Begun
Steve McLaughlin is the founder, CEO and managing partner of FT Partners, one of the leaders in raising capital and advising CEOs on critical M&A transactions in the financial technology (fintech) space. He was earlier a senior banker at Goldman Sachs ...
Fintech Startups Attract Capital In Latin America
Many Latin Americans are hard pressed to obtain credit for their businesses or family needs, as 49% of adults do not have bank accounts. No wonder fintech entrepreneurs and investors are eyeing this market for potential clients. The region's fintech ...
App-based UK bank Starling to raise $54 million investment for global expansion
The start-up claims to be the first fintech challenger bank to offer current accounts, and said the latest investment will bolster its aim to "diversify" this product. Starling's Boden added: "This is yet another stepping stone in Starling's mission to ...
The End Of The Beginning Of The Fintech Revolution
This week saw the launch of Innovate Finance's inaugural Fintech Growth Forum to support members on their journey to growth and create a dialogue to handle topics like culture, diversity and talent. With Liz Lumley as moderator and a welcome address ...
UK banks rally behind fintech startups
In an effort to help Britain maintain its position as a world leader in the tech sector, UK banks and startups have come together to rally behind the fintech industry. A number of the world's leading banks have come together to show their support for ...
B2B startups are taking over European fintech - Business Insider
There has been a growing number of fintechs either launching in, or pivoting toward, the business-to-business (B2B) market.
ECB may ask fintech banks to hold bigger buffers
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - High-tech banks looking to enter the fintech zone may be asked to hold bigger liquidity and capital buffers due to the unique nature of their risks, the European Central Bank said in draft licensing guidelines on Thursday. Fintech ...
Blockchain Fintech Firm, MicroMoney Starts a Private Presale for Early Birds
PR Newswire (press release)
SINGAPORE, Sept. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroMoney, a global fintech blockchain company and lending services provider, announces a private presale for its token-generating event for the early birds among funds and big contributors. This presale ...
Why Emerging Markets Have Upside: Alibaba, China & Fintech ...
Despite the big run in China's internet stocks, new financial tools should boost returns, one advisor says.
Ex-Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins raised £34 million for his fintech startup
LONDON – Former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins has raised £34 million ($46 million) for his fintech startup 10X Future Technologies. The Series A funding round was led by Chinese firm Ping An Insurance and consulting firm Oliver Wyman. London-based ...
Ex-Barclays CEO Jenkins Bags $46 Million for His Fintech Startup ...
Ping An Global Voyager Fund Invests In European Fintech Firm 10X Future Technologies
10x, founded by the ex-CEO of Barclays, raises $46M to take on ancient banking infrastructure