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There’s finally a commercial use for blockchain tech in finance

There’s finally a commercial use for blockchain tech in finance

By Joon Ian Wong The idea of using blockchain—the technology underpinning the bitcoin cryptocurrency—has gripped the imagination of financial institutions all over the world. One...
InsurTech: Like FinTech, but even bigger?

InsurTech: Like FinTech, but even bigger?

By Steven Watson, Accenture My previous blog pointed out how, when it comes to investing in technology startups, the insurance industry’s definitely following the strong...
TransferWise launches international money transfers via Facebook

TransferWise launches international money transfers via Facebook

By Anna Irrera, New York The London-based startup said on Tuesday that it had developed a Facebook Messenger "chatbot", or an automated program that can...
Atomico capta 723 millones para invertir en ‘startups’ europeas

Atomico capta 723 millones para invertir en ‘startups’ europeas

Atomico, uno de los fondos de inversión más importantes de Europa, ha cerrado una nueva ronda de financiación de 765 millones de dólares, una...
Fintech Radar Spain: Spain quadruples its Fintech sector in three years

Fintech Radar Spain: Spain quadruples its Fintech sector in three years

By Finnovista. When we founded Finnovista in early 2013, there were  only 50 Fintech startups in Spain and Fintech was mostly unknown and undiscovered to...
The Rise of Digital Payments in the Wake of India’s Demonetization

The Rise of Digital Payments in the Wake of India’s Demonetization

By Akhila Singaraju On November 8th, Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, announced a new economic policy that took 500- and 1000- rupee bills out of...
Raisin recauda 30 millones de euros en financiación

Raisin recauda 30 millones de euros en financiación de serie C para seguir con...

Raisin, la plataforma europea número 1 que permite a los ahorradores acceder a depósitos con los mejores tipos de interés de toda Europa, acaba...
The evolution of the regulatory landscape alongside the rise of FinTech.

The evolution of the regulatory landscape alongside the rise of FinTech.

Traditionally, compliance isn’t seen as the most innovative or exciting area, but hand in hand with FinTech, and other innovative businesses it becomes much...
The digital corner. Digital transformation in banking – is it a mission impossible?

The digital corner. Digital transformation in banking – is it a mission impossible?

By Sabrina Del Prete   Digital transformation is the new craze in banking. Chief Digital Officers, a role just fresh out of the mould, barely have...
Airbnb is in talks to acquire social payments startup Tilt

Airbnb is in talks to acquire social payments startup Tilt

By Matthew Lynley We’d been hearing murmurs for a while that Tilt was up for grabs and was talking to a few folks in recent...

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Italian Venture capital P101 SGR raises €6M funding for Spanish car subscription startup Bipi

Italian Venture capital P101 SGR raises €6M funding for Spanish car subscription startup Bipi

Series B funding round totals €16.5M for Bipi that has successfully raised a total of 25 million euros.   P101 SGR- via its second...
Top 5 technologies that will transform the Fintech sector

Top 5 technologies that will transform the Fintech sector

By Anil Sinha As remote operations and contactless procedures are becoming the new normal, the Fintech sector has been experiencing a rising hunger towards moving...

Mapfre 2021 Economic and Industry Outlook

MAPFRE Economics presents the 2021 edition of its Economic and industry outlook. As is the case every year, this document seeks to provide an...