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Insurtech bolt Announces Appointment of Jeff Staley to Key Role

bolt, the insurtech with the country’s largest technology-enabled insurance exchange, today announced the appointment of Jeff Staley as Head of Sales. Staley will be responsible for leading bolt’s sales efforts “across its core business segments and meeting the company’s growth targets.” Staley brings more than… Read More

Insurtech bolt Appoints Matt More as CFO for North America

bolt, the insurtech with the country’s largest technology-enabled insurance exchange, announced the appointment of Matt More as CFO for North America. More joins from ThoughtSpot, a leader in enterprise business intelligence SaaS, “where he was VP of Finance and Strategy.” In this role, he built… Read More

Fintech Bolt and Checkout.com Partner on e-Commerce Ecosystem

Bolt, a checkout technology company, and Checkout.com, a global payment solutions provider, have announced a partnership to advance e-commerce. Through this collaboration, Bolt will become Checkout.com‘s exclusive one-click checkout provider and Checkout.com will “become Bolt’s preferred payment partner.” Checkout.com is focused on boosting “its merchant’s… Read More

Fintech Bolt, a Checkout Technology Provider, Teams Up with Digitally-Focused Retailers

Bolt, a checkout technology company, announced that it has launched with Saks OFF 5TH, Shinola, Filson, Lafayette 148, and Toys”R”Us to automatically recognize more shoppers, increase conversion, boost store account registrations—and most critically—”drive repeat purchases and build meaningful, lifetime relationships with their customers.” With the… Read More

Crypto Firm Wyre Shutting Down: Report

Add another casualty to the crypto contagion pile. Crypto firm Wyre is said to be shutting down, according to multiple reports. Earlier this week, Axios reported that the collapse of the deal by Bolt to acquire Wyre was the final nail in the coffin. Industry… Read More

Binance Pay, Bolt Global Implement Web3 Social Experience in Bolt+

Binance Pay, a contactless, borderless, and secure user-to-user cryptocurrency payment feature by Binance, announced its partnership with Bolt Global, a technology company that builds platforms and services “for the next generation of the internet.” The partnership will “allow Binance users from over 150 countries to… Read More

Bolt is Next Fintech to Announce Layoffs in Challenging Economy

  In a dear team email, Maju Kuruvilla, CEO of Bolt, announced the company would be reducing the size of its workforce. Kuruvilla has only been CEO of Bolt for a few short months having taken over company leadership in February 2022. Prior to that,… Read More

Forte to Offer Security Layer for 15M Gamers After $9M Investment in Bolt Labs

Bolt Labs, which claims to be a “mission-driven” security and privacy startup, has announced a $9 million strategic partnership “with blockchain gaming company, Forte, a …provider of blockchain solutions for game publishers, to support its adoption of cryptographic technologies, including multi-party computation (MPC) and zero-knowledge… Read More

Bolt Finalizes $393M in Additional Funding to Support Commerce’s First Federated Checkout Network

An entire generation of shoppers has started to expect the ease and convenience of Amazon’s one-click checkout—it’s “seamless and hassle-free,” the Bolt team writes in a blog post. They pointed out that Shopify has also been fairly successful with Shop Pay, which enables users to… Read More

U.S. Insurtech Exchange bolt Hits $4 Billion in Active Insurance Premium Milestone

bolt, a U.S.-based insurtech exchange, recently announced it has reached an all-time high of more than $4 billion in active insurance premiums on its platform. The company noted that the premiums get by more than a third since May 2020. Founded in 2000, bolt enables… Read More

Huge Year for Seedrs: Crowdfunding Platform Raises £125 Million in 2017 in Record Number of Deals

Seedrs, a UK based crowdfunding platform, has published full year results for 2017.  According to the company, during the year £125 million was invested in 168 different deals – the biggest year since platform launch. Investors came from 58 different countries making more than 46,700… Read More

FluxMob Kickstarts BOLT²: Backers Take Charge, Funding Surges to $24K+

As mentioned in a recent interview with  FluxMob’s Co-Founder Alan Tran, he and his childhood friend Co-founder Justin Zito who swiftly raised $90,253 in initial funds for their tech gadget company FluxMob and its first product, BOLT, through Kickstarter, overfunding with the help of 1,790 backers. The duo has returned to Kickstarter with… Read More

Interview: FluxMob Co-Founder Alan Tran Takes Charge: Kickstarting and Partnering with eBay’s Innovators Collective

With an increasing number of start-ups launching with crowdfunding platforms, eBay has turned into a logical “step two” for entrepreneurs like FluxMob’s cofounders who are looking to expand their product’s reach.  Alan Tran and his childhood friend Justin Zito swiftly raised $90,253 in initial funds for their tech… Read More

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