Tagged: global

LATTICE80 Signs MoU With Nanyang Polytechnic to Launch Fintech Experiential Attachment Program

Global Fintech Hub LATTICE80 announced on Wednesday it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Nanyang Polytechnic mid last year in 2017 to offer a first-of-its-kind fintech experience programme for its year 1 and 2 students. This news comes just as Lattice80 prepares to launch… Read More

Global Payroll Software Payslip Secures €1 Million Investment Through Latest Funding Round Led By Frontline Ventures and AIB

Payslip, an Ireland-based global payroll management software, and Fintech company, announced on Wednesday it secured a €1 million investment through its latest funding round, which was led by Frontline Ventures and AIB, with participation Technology Investors, Tribal, Bloom Equity and Enterprise Ireland. Founded in 2016, Payslip… Read More

WishFinance Announces Global Expansion of Blockchain Platform

Singapore-based WishFinance announced on Wednesday the global expansion of its blockchain platform. According to the company, this decision was widely applauded by investors who put into the project during the token pre-sale campaign from October 15th to October 25th.  As previously reported, WishFinance has issued more… Read More

CreditEase Fintech Fund Backs 13 CB Insights Global Fintech 250 Companies

CreditEase announced on Friday its CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund (CEFIF) has backed 13 fintech startups that were selected to join CB Insights’ Fintech 250 list. This list was revealed during the Future of Fintech conference, which took place in New York City on June 27th…. Read More

Ohio Accelerator Fintech71 Reports: Gaining Global Momentum & Application Process is Now Underway

Fintech71, a cross-industry Ohio-based accelerator focused on financial technology, announced on Wednesday it is currently gaining global momentum and its application process is now underway. As previously reported, Ohio-based companies KeyBank, Progressive, The Kroger Co., Grange Insurance, Huntington, FifthThird, First Federal Lakewood, Root Insurance, and… Read More

Nasdaq Announces Venture Investment Program For Fintech Companies

U.S. stock exchange group Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ), announced on Wednesday the launch of its venture investment program, Nasdaq Ventures, which is dedicated to discovering, investing in and partnering with unique fintech companies worldwide. According to the group, this program’s main objective is to identify and… Read More

Innovate Finance Unveils Ambassador Program

Innovate Finance, the group that champions fintech innovation in the UK and around the globe, announced on Friday the launch of its new ambassador program. According to the organization, the invitation-only initiative looks to recognize a select group of established professionals who are passionate supporters of… Read More

Indiegogo Announces Crowdfunding Campaign Category Update

On Thursday, Indiegogo announced new campaign categories. The global crowdfunding platform revealed that this update helps backers to discover projects easier. “Today we are thrilled to announce that we are updating project categories on Indiegogo. In the past 9+ years, we’ve grown from helping independent filmmakers bring… Read More

OTC Markets Group Announces 2016 Trading Statistics & Highlights

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, announced on Thursday its trading statistics and news highlights for 2016. The year’s highlights are the following: Total dollar volume of OTCQX, OTCQB, and Pink securities was $192.9 billion compared… Read More

FactSet Debuts Global Fintech Index

FactSet, a provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications, announced on Tuesday the launch of the FactSet Global FinTech Index, which has been licensed to Nikko Asset Management as the benchmark for the Global Fintech Equity Fund. The company stated that its Global FinTech… Read More

Brief: Crowd-Sourced Book “The Fintech Book” Set to Hit Stores Next Month

A new book called The Fintech Book was announced this week. It has been described as the “first” crowd-sourced book on global fintech that features 167 authors worldwide.  KoreConX president, Oscar A. Jofre, was one of the authors in The Fintech Book. He commented: “The Fintech Book was created to be… Read More

Autonomous Drone “Hexo+” Hits U.S. & Global Markets

On Tuesday, Squadrone System announced it has shipped its widely known autonomous drone, Hexo+, to the US market and abroad. Initially launched through a Kickstarter campaign, where it closed out at $1.3 million from over 2,300 backers in July 2014, HEXO+ was designed with the user… Read More

Cloud Lending Solutions Launches New Platform Dedicated to Multi-Country Lending

Cloud Lending Solutions, a global cloud infrastructure company, announced on Tuesday the launch of CL Multi-Country Extension, a lending technology platform to support global operations. With CL Multi-Country Extension, marketplace lenders can manage all operations from a single system, including bank integrations, funds movement and… Read More

Brief: Peer-to-Peer Entrepreneurs’ Organization Appoints Gilberto Crombe As New Global Chairman

On Wednesday, the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), a peer-to-peer community of entrepreneurs, welcomed Gilberto Crombe as its new chairman of the global board of directors for FY2015/2016. Crombe’s tenure as chairman will focus on bringing together EO’s global network while driving the organization’s strategic initiatives—and the leading entrepreneurs it… Read More