Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee banking services for teens

The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely removed the need to make visits to physical branches to open accounts, make deposits, pay for things, and ask for loans: you can now do all of these on the go by […]

These startups are locating in SF and Africa to win in global fintech

To end up being an international fintech gamer, find your business in San Francisco and Africa. That’’ s the method of payments business Flutterwave, digital loaning start-up Mines , and mobile-money endeavor Chipper Cash —– Africa-founded endeavors that preserve head office in San Francisco and operations in Africa to tap the very best of both […]

Sebastian Thrun initiates aggressive plan to transform Udacity

” I’’ m a fighter. I think in our individuals, I think in our objective, and I think that it ought to exist and should exist.” Sebastian Thrun is talking animatedly about Udacity, the $1 billion online education start-up that he co-founded almost 8 years earlier. His tone is confident and resilient. He’s urged, he […]