Friday, March 1, 2024
Nigerian credit startup firm Migo raised $20 million in the recent Series B funding round. The company is the latest fintech business to gear its services towards Africans in need of credit. The Series B funding round was led by...
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced in the annual Fintech Forward Conference last Oct. 24, its decision to turn its research wing into an independent office. LabCFTC will transform its research laboratory into an independent office. While there...
Ripple recently announced its partnership with universities in the US, China, Brazil, and Singapore for the expansion of its global University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI). According to the cryptocurrency's press release, it launched the UBRI in June 2018 to promote...
London-based digital finance app Revolut recently announced a partnership with Visa for its international expansion program. The fintech will use Visa’s network global footprint to expand in 24 new markets, for a total of 56 around the globe. Revolut also...
Alibaba’s payment affiliate Ant Financial Group invested in Swedish financial tech company Klarna, as a move to penetrate the European market. The payment platform, which manages Alibaba payments, takes a minor stake at Klarna, in a move to deepen roots...
According to the Israel Tax Authority, the wealth fund of Israel has been postponed, and will not begin operations until 2022. The delay is because the taxes on natural gas production and other resource profits still stay under the amount...
Researchers recently revealed that Singapore is the most prepared city for AI (Artificial Intelligence) and smart technology, Fintechnews Singapore reported. According to two separate studies conducted by two groups of researchers, Singapore is the most prepared for AI adoption...
Brazil’s newest startup fintech Cora recently acquired $10 million in funding after a round led by Kaszek Ventures. TechCrunch reported that the fund will be used to develop financial services through a technologically advanced platform. The leader of the funding...
Forbes included cryptocurrencies Coinbase and Ripple in its list of the Most Innovative Fintech Companies in 2019 despite price collapse of the major players in the industry headed by Bitcoin and other startups. Circle, Gemini, and Bitfury are also...
The annual Fintech forum hosted by the United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission will happen on May 31, 2019, at SEC’s headquarters in Washington D.C. News regarding the main agenda or discussion in the forum has been released by the ...

RECENT POSTS