10 Key Issues for Fintech Startup Companies

By Richard D. Harroch and Melissa Guzy Investment in financial technology (“Fintech”) companies is growing dramatically. Global Fintech funding has risen to over $100 billion, fueled by large M&A deals and large rounds of financing. Investment in Fintech companies is expected to continue to grow significantly in the next few years, as such companies offer outsized […]

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency: All you need to know

Facebook has finally revealed the details of its cryptocurrency Libra, which will let you buy things or send money to people with nearly zero fees. You’ll pseudonymously buy or cash out your Libra online or at local exchange points like grocery stores, and spend it using interoperable third-party wallet apps or Facebook’s own Calibra wallet […]

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 […]

India’s most popular services are becoming super apps

Truecaller, an app that assists users evaluate robocallers and complete strangers, will quickly enable users in India, its biggest market, to obtain approximately a couple of hundred dollars. The crediting choice will be the 4th function the nine-year-old app contributes to its service in the last 2 years. Far it has actually included to the […]