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Scotiabank Introduces New Program for Senior Employees to Understand Ethical Principles for Using Artificial Intelligence

The Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank), the third-largest bank in Canada in terms of market capitalization and deposits, is introducing a new program that will give the institution’s senior workers an opportunity to understand the ethical principles and guidelines involved in using artificial intelligence (AI)-based… Read More

Scotiabank Announces Bancassurance Strategic Alliance With Insurance Unit BNP Paribas Cardif in Pacific Alliance Countries

Scotiabank announced on Thursday it has formed a partnership with BNP Paribas Cardif, the insurance unit of BNP Paribas, as part of its efforts to bring more customer-centric solutions to its customers in the Pacific Alliance Countries. According to Scotiabank, the partnership involves the development… Read More

Scotiabank Launches New Digital Mortgage Experience “Scotiabank eHOME”

Scotiabank announced last week the launch of its new digital mortgage experience, Scotiabank eHOME. Scotiabank reported with Scotiabank eHOME, Canadians may apply for a mortgage completely online, track the application status through real-time updates, and complete the closing with a lawyer without requiring an in-person… Read More

Scotiabank Teams Up With Tecnológico de Monterrey For New Fintech Accelerator Factory A in Mexico City

Scotiabank and The Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), commonly referred to as Tec de Monterrey, announced last week they have teamed up to launch Factory A in Mexico City, which is the bank’s first fintech accelerator program. According to the duo, 10 fintechs will be selected… Read More

Israeli Investment Firm Viola Secures $100 Million for Bank-Backed Fintech Fund

Israel-based Viola Investment Group announced on Wednesday it secured $100 million toward a target of $120-$150 million, for a new global FinTech fund. According to the company, this new fund is backed by selected leading global banks, insurance companies and asset managers, including Scotiabank, The Travelers Companies,… Read More

Scotiabank Teams Up With NXT Labs to Gain Access to Promising Latin American Fintech Startups

Scotiabank announced on Friday it has formed a partnership with Latin America’s startup accelerator, NXTP Labs. According to the Canadian bank, the strategic collaboration will allow it to gain access to the most promising Fintechs in Mexico, Colombia, Chile, and Peru, and also leverage these… Read More

Kabbage Co-Founder & Head Fintecher Kathryn Petralia: Power Lending, Predictions & Progress

  “Fintech, online lending, AI and privacy are complicated issues, so we’ve created innovative solutions and approaches that D.C. embraces once they understand them. Our message to Washington is: call us! We have someone to translate tech speak and “bureaucratese” for all of Washington’s questions.”… Read More

Scotiabank Launches Digital Factory in Toronto Following QED Investors Latin American Fintech Partnership Announcement

Canadian multinational bank Scotiabank announced on Friday it is launching what it calls a “Digital Factory” as a way to help accelerate the fintech industry while also helping to improve its customers’ experience in mobile and digital banking transactions, account opening, loan adjudication, and mortgage… Read More

Scotiabank Forms Partnership With QED Investors to Promote Fintech Start-Ups in Latin America

Canadian international bank Scotiabank and U.S. venture capital firm QED Investors announced on Thursday their partnership and mission to bring capital and industry expertise to select Latin American fintech companies. According to the companies, QED Investors will bring its deep expertise in the financial services sector… Read More

Q&A: Kabbage CEO & Co-Founder Rob Frohwein, Originating $2B Loans & Growing

Before founding Kabbage, Rob Frohwein established, led and advised a number of successful businesses, including LAVA Group, U.S. Micro Corporation and Surgical Biologics. Additionally, he served in business development and legal capacities for ZapMedia and Security First Network Bank. The Villanova law and undergrad alum… Read More

Kabbage Harvest: Reverence Capital Leads Global Investors in $135M Equity Raise; Credit Facility Touts Threefold Expansion

Money may not grow on trees, but seems to grow well on a certain Atlanta Kabbage patch.  The trailblazing tech and data platform announced a $135 million equity raise led by Reverence Capital Partners as well as ING, Santander InnoVentures, and Scotiabank. Additional new investors include China’s… Read More

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