Elisha Wiesel, a former Goldman Sachs executive and son of Elie Wiesel, has taken on the role of Chairman of The Floor, a Tel Aviv-based Fintech firm. Wiesel is well-known for his Wall Street investment banking and risk management experience within the financial services industry…. Read More
Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) announced earlier this week that it, Accenture, and The Floor are currently developing a new blockchain securities lending platform, which will be powered by Intel. According to the Exchange, there is currently no central securities lending platform in the Israeli… Read More
Between 2010 and 2015 global investment in fintech ventures has grown from $1.8 billion to $22.3 billion, according to Accenture’s latest report on the global fintech landscape. Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has joined a new fintech hub for start-ups based in Tel Aviv, Israel dubbed “The Floor.” As… Read More
Israel is not just a hotspot of entrepreneurial activity it is a center of Fintech innovation having launched multiple companies targeting the financial sector. The Floor, Israel’s first Fintech Hub, was launched in 2015 and quickly caught the eye of Chinese Venture Capital firm the… Read More
Israel’s fintech scene is a can’t-miss these days. As a recent example, Chinese venture capital firm Pando Group has invested US$2 million (HK$15.53 million) in Israeli financial technology (fintech) hub The Floor in Tel Aviv, notes the South China Morning Post. The funds support the creation of… Read More
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