Tagged: finance

Italy: Banking Group Sella Introduces Metaverse Accelerator Program

Italian banking group Sella has reportedly introduced an acceleration program focused on helping startups who are working on finance solutions for the Metaverse. Managed by Sella’s venture incubator dpixel with the OGR Torino hub, the Metaverse 4 Finance Accelerator is focused on identifying and supporting… Read More

BOND.AI Introduces BOND Network to Create a “Unique” Partnership Between Financial Institutions, Employers

BOND.AI, a “human-centered” artificial intelligence firm, recently announced the creation of The BOND Network, a “first-of-its-kind” network of financial institutions and employers for “truly interconnected finance.” The network gives partners – like banks, credit unions, large enterprises, and small businesses – access to modern financial… Read More

SocietyOne Introduces Transaction, Savings Accts Powered by Westpac

In its “first” major corporate milestone following its acquisition by MONEYME Ltd (ASX:MME), digital finance platform SocietyOne has launched transaction and savings accounts “powered by Westpac’s Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS).” SocietyOne is Westpac’s second partner “to launch products through its BaaS platform with two new additions to… Read More

Personal Finance App Hardbacon Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign, Secures Over $400K

  Hardbacon, a personal finance application used by more than 38,000 Canadians, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign through the FrontFundr portal “where it has secured no less than $422,829 in the first 24 hours.” As part of the campaign, Hardbacon has “obtained $303,965 in… Read More

Consumer Finance Services Provider CreamFinance Reports “Record” €3.4M Net Profit for FY 2021

CreamFinance reports that 2021 was a “record-setting” year for the company, “finishing with a €3.4 million net profit – the highest in Group’s history.” It also reports that it continued “to improve on these results during Q1 2022.” CreamFinance has provided the following operational and… Read More

Financial Software Firm Sudozi Offers Real-Time Insights to Finance, Accounting Teams

Sudozi, a financial software innovator, recently announced new solutions to help finance teams automate workflows and improve spend decisions, as well as “the close of a $4.3 million seed round led by Pear VC with participation from S3 Ventures and Mischief.” Founded by the former… Read More

Bitcoin Estimated Hashrate Increase Despite BTC Price Decline Indicates Miners Confidence: Report

Many people have come to own and embrace crypto-assets because of a powerful sense of mission that includes: fairness and efficiency meaning a desire to see transferring money more like sending a text message — “instantaneous and low cost to all, and not something that… Read More

Fintech Firm Trovata Announces a New Distribution Agreement with Capital One

Trovata, the Fintech firm focused on automating cash workflows via multi-bank API data aggregation for corporate finance and treasury teams, recently announced a distribution agreement with Capital One (NYSE: COF). In connection with the partnership, Capital One will “market and refer Trovata’s cash management platform… Read More

Finance Automation Solutions Provider, Paymerang, Teams Up with ECI Software Solutions

Paymerang, a provider of finance automation solutions, has announced that it has entered into an alliance with ECI Software Solutions, a company focused on offering Cloud-enabled business management (ERP) solutions that should enable Paymerang to integrate its Cloud-powered Invoice Automation and Payment Automation solutions into… Read More

Hong Kong-Based Crypto Financial Service Provider Babel Finance Secures $40 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By Zoo Capital, Sequoia Capital China, Dragonfly Capital, BAI Capital, & Bertelsmann

  Babel Finance, a Hong Kong-based crypto financial service provider, announced on Monday it secured $40 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Zoo Capital, Sequoia Capital China, Dragonfly Capital, BAI Capital and Bertelsmann, with participation from Tiger Global Management. Founded in 2018, Babel… Read More

Interpersonal Finance App Splitwise Raises $20 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By Insight Partners

Splitwise, a U.S.-based interpersonal finance app for sharing expenses, announced on Wednesday it raised $20 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by global venture capital and private equity firm, Insight Partners. The company previously raised a total of $10.2 million in… Read More

Ping An Collaborates With Zhongshan Hospital For “Healthcare + Finance + Technology” Innovations Initiative

        Ping An Insurance Group announced earlier this week it has teamed up with Zhongshan Hospital for healthcare service enhancements, medical research innovation, and talent incubation across the healthcare, finance and technology fields to help deliver on the national Healthy China initiative…. Read More

Shawbrook Bank Acquires RateSetter’s Property Finance Portfolio

RateSetter, a leading UK based peer to peer lender, announced on Wednesday it has sold its £120m portfolio of property development loans to Shawbrook Bank. According to RateSetter, the acquisition follows the announcement in August that the lending platform was focusing on consumer finance. The… Read More

Fintech Masters Course, including Machine Learning, Offered by Smith School of Business at Queen’s University for Digital Transformation Specialists

The Smith School of Business at Queen’s University has introduced Canada‘s very first Fintech Masters course. According to the Smith School of Business, the course has been designed mainly for financial or tech professionals who are already working in the industry. The first Master of… Read More

Marqeta Milestones: Issues 140 Millionth Card & Doubles Revenue For The Fourth Straight Year

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, announced on Tuesday it is set to issue its 140 millionth card in 2019, ending a calendar year filled with major growth milestones as its open API payments issuing and… Read More

Update: Money Dashboard Secures More Than £2.4 Million Just Days After Launching Latest Crowdcube Round

Less than a week after securing its initial £1.5 million funding target in under an hour through its latest Crowdcube round, Money Dashboard is now nearing £2.5 million thanks to more than 1700 investors. As previously reported, Money Dashboard’s app empowers over 100,000 users to… Read More

Money Dashboard Returns to Crowdcube & Quickly Secures More than £2.2 Million in Funding

Less than two years after securing more than £1.3 million through its previous Crowdcube round, Money Dashboard was returned to the equity crowdfunding platform and has surpassed more than £2.1 million in funding. The funding round was launched, originally seeking £1.5 million, and has so… Read More

Flexible Wage App Wagestream Hits £40 Million Milestone Following Latest Investment Raise

Flexible wage app, Wagestream, announced on Monday it has hit its £40 million milestone following its latest investment round, which raised £15 million and was co-led by early-stage venture capital specialists Balderton and Northzone. Founded in 2018, Wagestream allows employees to have the power to… Read More

Temenos Teams Up with MuleSoft to Accelerate Open Banking

Temenos (SIX: TEMN), a software specialist for banking and finance, announces a strategic partnership with MuleSoft, a provider of the platform for building application networks. According to Temenos, by creating a channel for banks to capitalize on the modern technology in Temenos’ Core Banking platform, MuleSoft enables banks to… Read More

Money Dashboard Completes Crowdcube Funding Round After Securing Over £1.3 Million From More Than 1700 Investors

Over the weekend, UK-based personal finance management app Money Dashboard completed its equity crowdfunding round on Crowdcube. The company secured well over its initial £1 million funding target (£1.3 million) thanks to over 1700 investors. Money Dashboard’s app notably empowers more than 100,000 users to make better… Read More

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