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Fintech Firm TS Imagine Expands North American Business Operations

TS Imagine, the global, cross-asset provider of trading, portfolio, and risk management solutions for sophisticated investors and their teams, announces two key sales hires in North America to support the firm’s growth. James Muench joined “as Sales Director, where he will contribute to the development… Read More

Payments Fintech Paysafe Introduces Upgraded Skrill Digital Wallet for Ontario Clients

Paysafe (NYSE: PSFE), a payments platform, recently announced the launch of its revamped Skrill digital wallet for online gaming in the Canadian province of Ontario. Developed specifically to meet the payment preferences of iGaming players, the upgraded Skrill wallet allows Ontarians “to instantly fund wagers… Read More

CBDCs: Bank of Canada Introduces Public Consultations on a Digital Dollar

The Bank of Canada is launching an online public consultation on “the features that could be included in a digital Canadian dollar.” The consultation opened on May 8, 2023 and runs until June 19. The way Canadians pay for everything from the daily necessities “to… Read More

Financial Recovery Technologies Chosen by BNY Mellon Asset Servicing Unit to Support Settled Class Actions Recovery Program

Financial Recovery Technologies (FRT), the global securities class actions recovery provider, announced it will power the North American class action filing and recovery service for BNY Mellon‘s custody clients, “including broader access to comprehensive non-U.S. alerts for global markets.” This expands upon the alliance that… Read More

Embedded Banking Fintech BankiFi Welcomes Lindsay Hodges as Director of Product Management, Client Success for Americas

BankiFi, which claims to be a leading provider of embedded banking solutions, has appointed Lindsay Hodges “as their new Director of Product Management and Client Success for the Americas.” Hodges’ addition to the team is reportedly “one of the latest efforts in BankiFi’s dedication to… Read More

Digital Asset Firm Gemini Files Pre-Registration Undertaking With Ontario Securities Commission

Cynthia Del Pozo Garcia, Director, Strategy & Corporate Development at Gemini, notes that as one of the most important and developed markets in the Americas, Canada has “played an essential role in Gemini’s international expansion.” The team at Gemini are glad to show their continued… Read More

Dublin based Regtech Fenergo Appoints Compliance Exec to Lead Regional Strategy in Americas

Fenergo, a compliance solutions provider, announced the appointment of former SunTrust (Truist) compliance executive Tracy Moore as Director of Strategy in the Americas. Moore will “oversee the development and execution of business strategy across Fenergo’s operations in North America, including those in the United States… Read More

AXA XL Insurance Establishes Innovation Office in the Americas

AXA XL Insurance has launched an Underwriting Innovation Office in the Americas to drive innovation “in support of business initiatives, appointing Rose Hall, currently Head of Construction Innovation, as Head of Innovation, Americas to lead activities.” According to AXA XL’s Americas CEO Joe Tocco: “Innovating… Read More

Napier Expands North America Operations to Address Demand for AI-powered FinCrime Solutions

Napier, the provider of anti-financial crime compliance solutions, has announced the addition of two key hires to strengthen its North America team. Shana Leyva joins as Head of Marketing and Danielle Labarbera as Head of Sales. The new hires “represent Napier’s latest investment in the… Read More

Mercer Appoints Max Messervy as Head of Sustainable Investment, Americas

Mercer, an international leader in “redefining” the world of work, “reshaping” retirement and investment outcomes, and “unlocking real health” and well-being, and a business of Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC), has “named Max Messervy Head of Sustainable Investment (SI), Americas.” Max will work across Mercer’s Investment… Read More

Temenos Appoints Roman Bartik as President for Americas

Temenos AG (SIX: TEMN) recently announced the appointment of Roman Bartik as President Americas in order to accelerate and scale expansion in the region. Roman will be “responsible for all day-to-day operations, strategy and profitability in North and South America, effective immediately.” Roman joins the… Read More

Global Payments Firm BPC Expands into Americas, Caribbean to Support Card and Payment Processing Services

BPC has announced its expansion into the Americas in order to support the payments and processing requirements of traditional financial institutions, payments processors, and Fintech firms. The company is launching its full suite of SaaS Cloud services “on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) from Ashburn, Virginia,… Read More

Fintech Funding During H1 2020 was Led by Corporate Deals, but Significant Decline in M&A Investments: Report

Although global Fintech funding declined during the first half of this year, with $25.6 billion of total investment secured globally through 1,221 deals, corporate business deals are driving most of the VC activity. This, according to the Pulse of Fintech H1’20, which is a report… Read More

Americas Alternative Finance Research to be Revealed at CME Event

The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF), will release their anticipated Americas Alternative Finance Survey at an event hosted by CME Group on May 25.  The data is anticipated to definitively reveal the status and growth of… Read More

Research: Americas Alternative Finance Jumps to Over $36 Billion in 2015

The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, along with their project partners the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago, KPMG and the CME Group Foundation, have published their much anticipated report on alternative forms of finance for the Americas.  The newest… Read More

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