Embedded Banking Fintech BankiFi Finalizes $4.8M Investment for North American Expansion Efforts by Omar Faridi

Syfe Launches in Australia, Offering a Platform to Invest in US stocks, ETFs, Crypto

Syfe, which claims to be a leading digital investment platform headquartered in Singapore officially launched in Australia. This is Syfe’s third market “after its launch in Hong Kong last quarter.” In July, Syfe celebrated its third anniversary and “revealed that it had reached a significant… Read More

Datawisp Finalizes $3.6M Round to Expand B2B No-Code Data Platform

Datawisp, a no-code data exploration platform focused on web3 and gaming, has raised $3.6 million in funding. The seed investment round was “led by CoinFund, with participation from Spartan Capital, Mirana Ventures, Dweb3 Capital, and existing investors Play Ventures.” For most businesses, the ability to… Read More

Atome Financial Acquires $100M Debt Facility from HSBC Singapore

Atome Financial recently revealed that it has committed to a $100 million debt facility with HSBC Singapore in order to support its flexible deferred payments business across Asian markets. The Fintech firm is an umbrella business division that’s made up of two main brands; buy… Read More

BNPL Fintech Affirm CEO Says Next Recession Might “Silence” Alternative Lender’s Critics

BNPL Fintech Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM) CEO Max Levchin recently noted that the next recession could silence Fintech lender’s doubters or critics. With shares of the Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) Fintech down over 75% from November 2021, Max Levchin said the company’s innovative lending models… Read More

Virtual Payments Surpass Cash Transfers for First Time in Saudi Arabia

Virtual payments have reportedly exceeded the use of cash for the very first time in Saudi Arabia in 2021, with these digital transactions accounting for around 94% of payments completed when measured in terms of value. This, according to a recent study carried out by… Read More

Singlife with Aviva Expands its Financial Advisory Services Team

Singlife with Aviva’s Navigator Investment Services has expanded its management team as part of its goal to develop its financial advisory services. The latest appointments to Navigator’s leadership team include Wei Lin Chin, who joins as Head of Strategy and Business Management. She brings around… Read More

66% of Finance Professionals Say Company Growth Damaged by Lack of Control, Visibility: Survey

The Age of “Spendlightenment” has dawned, the team at Airbase notes in a blog post. The innovation of spend management has “the power to elevate the work of finance professionals to a higher state of being, one characterized by unprecedented vision, power, and flow.” When… Read More

Digital Bank Varo Bank Submits Comment Letter on Community Investment Act Proposed Amendments

Varo Bank, the first true digital only bank that made it through the rigorous chartering process, has issued a comment letter on a potential change to the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA). The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation… Read More

UK’s Blend Network, a Development Finance Lender, Explains How AutoLend Feature Works

AutoLend is one of Blend Network’s most “popular” features. As explained by UK’s Blend Network, a specialist development finance lender, Autolend is used by many of their investors “to ensure they don’t miss the chance to lend on [their] loans.” Melissa Turnbull from Blend Network’s… Read More

UK Based Crypto Mining Firm Lake Parime Announces US HQ in Jacksonville, Florida

Lake Parime, a UK-based supplier of cryptocurrency mining equipment, says it will open its first US headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida – a state that has seen migration and businesses boom as people flee high tax and less business-friendly states. Lake Parime said that it plans… Read More

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