Tagged: expansion

OnDeck Announces Addition of Experienced Risk, Partnerships & Marketing Executives to Growing Team

OnDeck (NYSE: ONDK), a small business online lending platform, announced on Friday it has added three senior financial services executives as members of its management teams in Risk, Partnerships and Marketing. This news comes just days after OnDeck announced the closing of its $85 million corporate revolving credit facility… Read More

U.S. Insurtech Root Insurance Announces 2019 Continued Expansion

Root Insurance, an Ohio-based car insurtech company, announced last week plans for continued expansion into additional states in 2019, with a goal to expand its services nationwide by 2020. As previously reported, Root was founded in 2015 and describes itself as a full-stack automobile insurance company founded on the… Read More

UnionBank Launches Fully Digital Branch in the Philippines

Appian (NASDAQ: APPN), a firm that provides a software development platform that combines intelligent automation and enterprise low-code development to rapidly deliver powerful business applications announces that UnionBank of the Philippines used the Appian Platform to launch its first fully digital branch. The branch, which… Read More

Trulioo Launches Global Identity Verification Solution to the Czech Republic & Slovakia

Trulioo, an on-demand global identity verification company, announced on Thursday it now verifies customers in the Czech Republic and Slovakia through its electronic identity verification platform, GlobalGateway, helping to mitigate money laundering and fraud in two of the world’s fastest growing markets. The company reported: “The Czech… Read More

paysafecard Expands Collaboration With Google in Five New Countries

paysafecard, an Austria-based fintech that is part of the Paysafe Group, announced last week it has expanded its partnership with Google by becoming a new payment method in the Google Play Store in five additional European countries, which was Germany, the UK, France, Spain, and Greece…. Read More

Coinbase Rolls Out Services to Six Additional European Markets

Coinbase announced on Thursday it is expanding to six additional European markets. The online cryptocurrency platform now operates in 33 countries across the globe. Speaking about the expansion, Coinbase reported: “New customers in these markets will be able to make full use of Coinbase.com and our iOS… Read More

Locus Chain Foundation Set to Launch Digital Asset Exchange Platform in Dubai

Singapore-headquartered Locus Chain Foundation, the developers of a next-generation blockchain protocol, announced on Wednesday it will launch an innovative digital asset exchange platform, Locus DAX in Dubai, during the first quarter of 2019. According to Locus Chain Foundation, Locus DAX will allow users to buy, sell… Read More

Coinsquare Announces European Expansion

Canadian cryptocurrency platform Coinsquare announced on Wednesday it has launched across 25 countries simultaneously in the European Union (EU). Coinsquare reported it first announced its intention to launch in Europe earlier this year and European customers now have access to the platform’s full suite of cryptocurrencies and services. This… Read More

Asian Crypto & Blockchain Information Provider Coinness Announces U.S. Expansion

Coinness, an Asian cryptocurrency and blockchain information provider, announced on Monday it is expanding in the U.S., which the company claims is the home to more than 20 million cryptocurrency investors. Founded in 2017, Coinness stated it is dedicated to an instant inclusive coverage of everything happening… Read More

SALT Continues U.S. Expansion: Now Lending in California

Less than a week after announcing expansion into Washington D.C., Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Montana, SALT, a U.S.-based Blockchain-Backed Loans provider for cryptocurrency holders, announced it is now offering Blockchain-Backed Loans in California. As previously reported, SALT launched its lending platform in 2017 to offer membership-based borrowing allowing… Read More

CoinText’s Expansion Continues: Now Allowing Users to Transact Cryptocurrency Over SMS to Colombia & The Dominican Republic

Just a little over a month after announcing the launch of its SMS bitcoin cash wallet service in Brazil, as well as three more European countries, Poland, Croatia, and Romania, CoinText.io, a wallet to transact cryptocurrency using SMS messages, announced on Monday it has expanded the services in… Read More

Entersekt Accelerates European Growth By Opening New Headquarters & Adding New Hires

Entersekt, a mobile-first fintech solutions firm, announced on Thursday it has relocated its European headquarters from Geldermalsen to Utrecht, both in the Netherlands. According to the fintech,  the new location offer much needed growing room for the fintech innovator. The company’s Munich office, overseen by Entersekt’s… Read More

SALT Announcements: Expands U.S. Reach to 86%; Now Offering Blockchain-Backed Loans in Washington, D.C.

SALT, a U.S.-based Blockchain-Backed Loans provider for cryptocurrency holders, announced on Wednesday it has begun offering Blockchain-Backed Loans in Washington, D.C., Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Montana. The company reported that with this new expansion, it is now able to lend to 86% of the U.S.  As… Read More

Transferwise Launches Borderless Accounts & Debit Mastercard to Ireland

Fintech unicorn, TransferWise, has reportedly launched its borderless account and debit Mastercard to Ireland. The launch comes just a few months after Transferwise added US Bank information to its platform thus mirroring what is already available for their European, UK and Australian users. According to Finextra, borderless… Read More

Revolut Acquires Licenses to Expand in Japan & Singapore

Digital bank Revolut has acquired licenses to expand in Japan and Singapore. The launch in the Asian countries comes just after the fintech reportedly is planning to raise $500 million through its upcoming Series D funding round. According to CNBC, Revolut reported it received a remittance license… Read More

Finastra Opens New Office in Romania

UK-based fintech Finastra announced last week it has opened a new office in Bucharest, Romania. According to Finastra, the new site hosts more than 550 employees and contractors. It is located in the brand new Orhideea Towers in the business district of Bucharest. The move offers… Read More

Ledger Announces Expansion to New York City; Appoints Demetrios Skalkotos as Global Head of Ledger Vault

Ledger, a global leader in securing crypto assets, announced on Monday it has expanded its U.S. presence to New York City and appointed Demetrios Skalkotos to lead global business unit operations for Ledger Vault, which will be headquartered from the new office. Founded in 2014,… Read More

PayPal Announces Expansion for Business Financing Program Into Germany With PayPal Businesskredit

PayPal announced earlier this week it is expanding its PayPal Working Capital program into Germany with PayPal Businesskredit. The popular payments platform reported that PayPal Businesskredit will offer its merchants a financing solution that will help them further grow their business. PayPal also revealed that its… Read More

Singapore Private Investment Platform Fundnel Announces Expansion Into Malaysia

Singapore-based private investment platform Fundnel announced on Thursday it has officially expanded into Malaysia. According to Fundnel, the launch was officiated by Norhizam Abdul Kadir, Vice President, Growth Ecosystem Development of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) at a private event in the city center. Fundnel reported that Fundnel Malaysia will… Read More

N26 Expansion: German Challenger Bank Brings Services to Denmark, Norway, Poland, & Sweden

Germany-based challenger bank N26 is bringing its services to Denmark, Norway, Poland, and Sweden. This news comes just weeks after the fintech officially launched in the UK. As previously reported, N26 was founded in 2013 and stated it has redesigned banking to make it simple, fast and contemporary…. Read More

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