Tagged: digital

Monzo Milestone: Challenger Bank Hits Half A Million Current Accounts (Video)

On Monday, UK-based challenger bank Monzo announced it has achieved half a million current accounts. The company launched its current accounts in October last year and since then, thousands of users have upgraded their accounts or signed up to start using Monzo’s banking products. “This… Read More

Tandem Set to Return to Seedrs For Additional £4 Million

Digital challenger bank Tandem founder Ricky Knox announced last week the bank will be returning to Seedrs, seeking to raise £4 million. This news comes one month after the company completed its acquisition of Harrod’s Bank. As previously reported,  Tandem was granted authorization to be regulated back in… Read More

Update: MarketsFlow to Close Crowdcube Round With Over £450,000 in Funding

Digital wealth management platform MarketsFlow is set to close its equity crowdfunding round on Crowdcube with more than £450,000 thanks to nearly 640 investors. The campaign was originally set to close at the end of December but was extended for a few more weeks after it secured… Read More

Update: MarketsFlow Extends Equity Crowdfunding Round on Crowdcube

Just days before its equity crowdfunding round was set to close on Crowdcube, digital wealth management platform MarketsFlow announced it was extending the campaign for another two weeks. In the latest update, the MarketsFlow team stated: “We are extremely pleased to announce the extension of… Read More

Update: MarketsFlow Set to Close Crowdcube Round With More Than £250,000 in Funding

With its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube set to close later this week, digital wealth management platform MarketsFlow will be completing the funding round with more than £250,000 from over 350 investors. As previously reported, MarketsFlow was launched earlier this year by technologist and entrepreneur Tom Nash. The platform describes… Read More

Overfunding: MarketsFlow Surpasses £210,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube

Digital wealth management platform MarketsFlow has successfully secured its initial £210,000 funding target from more than 250 investors on equity crowdfunding platform, Crowdcube. The initiative was launched last month, seeking the funds for growth and expansion. As previously reported, MarketsFlow was launched earlier this year by technologist and entrepreneur Tom… Read More

Digital Wealth Management Platform MarketsFlow Nears £210,000 Funding Target on Crowdcube

Digital wealth management platform MarketsFlow is quickly nearing its £210,000 equity crowdfunding target on Crowdcube. The portal launched the campaign less than two weeks ago and has raised more than £200,000 from nearly 250 investors.  Launched in January 2017 by technologist and entrepreneur Tom Nash, MarketsFlow describes itself as a… Read More

Accenture To Launch Connected Digital Hackathon With Expo 2020 Dubai

Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in collaboration with Expo 2020 Dubai, announced on Friday it was challenging participants from 11 cities around the world to develop prototypes of human-centered digital solutions that help improve the quality of urban living through its first global digital hackathon. Accenture reported that… Read More

Digital Media Platform French Morning Launches Equity Offering on Indiegogo/MicroVentures

French Morning, a digital media platform for French expats and Francophiles, has launched an offering on Indiegogo/MicroVentures’ equity crowdfunding platform. Founded in 2009, French Morning states that it provides an outlet dedicated to French politics, current events, and culture for the French speaking community. It… Read More

Update: Media Platform For Female-Driven Content Darling Nears Equity Crowdfunding Deadline

Darling Media, a print and digital media platform directed towards female-driven content, is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo/MicroVentures this upcoming Monday. The initiative was launched in May and quickly secured its minimum funding target. As previously reported, the content website is dedicated… Read More

Digital-Only Challenger Bank Starling Bank Now Offers Apple Pay Support (Video)

On Tuesday, digital-only challenger bank, Starling Bank, announced it is now offering Apple Pay support, which will give customers to opportunity to add their Starling Bank debit card to their Apple Wallet.  Starling Bank claims it will be the first bank in the UK to offer… Read More

Plans For the Future: Digital Currency Dash Unveils Evolution Roadmap & Three-Year Plan

  Dash, a payments-focused digital currency, announced on Tuesday its roadmap for Evolution, as well as ambitious plans for 2017 through to 2020 and beyond. According to Dash, the eight-page roadmap is now publicly available on its website and details a phased launch of its landmark product, a decentralized… Read More

Credit Insurance Meets Fintech: Hong Kong’s Atradius Launches New Digital Platform

Hong Kong-based credit insurance provider Atradius announced on Thursday the launch of its new digital fintech platform, Atrium. The company describes the portal as an innovative tool that provides customers and distribution partners with real-time data to better understand buyers, credit limits, and risks a… Read More

Digital Financial Services P2P Cash Launches Money Transfer Service in Nigeria

Digital financial service company, P2P Cash, announced on Friday it has launched a new money transfer service from George and South Carolina to Nigeria. The company reported that it now offers cross-border money transfer without any fees. P2P Cash, which is a division of software… Read More

Now on Indiegogo/MicroVentures: Print & Digital Media Platform For Female-Driven Content Darling Seeks Funds Through Equity Round

Darling Media, a print and digital media platform directed towards female-driven content, is currently seeking funds through Indiegogo/MicroVentures’ equity crowdfunding platform.  According to the Darling team, the content website is dedicated to exploring the complexities of “the art of being a woman.” The publication notably embraces… Read More

Digital Laundry & Dry-Cleaning Delivery Service Love2Laundry Looks to Raise £150,000 on Crowdcube

Love2Laundry, a digital laundry and dry-cleaning delivery service, is currently seeking £150,000 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube as it prepares to expand its platform. Founded in 2014, Love2Laundry reports that it currently has over 5,000 members and now covers 58% of London. It has… Read More

SeedInvest Announces First Digital Demo Day

SeedInvest, a leading equity crowdfunding platform, announced on Thursday it was hosting its first digital demo day this upcoming Monday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. PST. According to SeedInvest, those who attend the event will have the opportunity to hear directly from 16 founders… Read More

North American Expansion: WorldRemit Launches Digital Money Transfer Service in Hawaii

Digital money transfer service, WorldRemit, announced on Tuesday it has expanded in North American by launching in Hawaii. The company’s Hawaiian customers may now send money to over 140 destinations as easily as sending an instant message, using the WorldRemit smartphone app or website. According to… Read More

Standard Chartered Bank Taiwan Opens New iWealth Digital Branch

Standard Chartered Bank Taiwan opened a digital branch called iWealth in Taipei earlier this month.  iWealth is another component of the London-based bank’s foray into fintech in the Asia-Pacific region.  SC Bank will invest $1.5 billion in Taiwan over the next three years, focusing on… Read More

Payoff Teams Up With eOriginal & Millennium Trust Company For Fully Digital Financial Transaction Management

On Wednesday, marketplace lending platform, Payoff, was announced to have adopted a fully digital financial transaction management solution with eOriginal and Millennium Trust Company. eOriginal revealed that PayOff approached it for a solution that empowered them to go beyond simple electronic signature functionality to enable asset sales… Read More