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France plans to lure "thousands" of UK fintech jobs, says minister 

France plans to lure "thousands" of UK fintech jobs, says minister 

1 hour ago   |   Telegraph


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South African fintech JUMO to expand in Asia with Goldman Sachs backing

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

South Africa-based financial technology firm JUMO plans to expand in high-growth Asian markets after securing the backing of Goldman Sachs in an equity funding round, the...
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Africa's Jumo raises $52M led by Goldman to bring its fintech services to Asia

Africa's Jumo raises $52M led by Goldman to bring its fintech services to Asia

12 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Asia's fintech scene is poised to get a little larger after Jumo , a company that offers loans to the unbanked in Africa, revealed plans to expand into the continent. To get...
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New York sues US treasury for allowing fintechs to become banks

New York sues US treasury for allowing fintechs to become banks

1 day ago   |   Engadget

The City of New York is suing the US over a decision to permit US financial technology firms to apply for national bank charters, blasting it as "lawless" and "ill-conceived...
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Ripple makes waves with Japanese money transfer app

Ripple makes waves with Japanese money transfer app

1 day ago   |   The Next Web   |   4 articles

SBI Holdings is not quite done with its foray into blockchain. The Japanese financial giant has announced plans to launch a mobile payment app for iOS and Android that will use...
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Mobile bank Chime picks up credit score improvement service Pinch in all-stock deal

Mobile bank Chime picks up credit score improvement service Pinch in all-stock deal

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Chime , the no-fees mobile bank valued at $500 million as of its last round , has put some of its funds to use with its first acquisition. The deal is for Pinch , a startup...
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New York sues U.S. to stop fintech bank charters

3 days ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

New York state's top banking regulator on Friday sued the federal government to void its decision to award national bank charters to online lenders and payment companies...
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New York sues U.S. regulator for allowing fintech bank charters

3 days ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

New York state's top banking regulator on Friday sued the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, seeking to void its decision to begin granting national bank charters...
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New York regulator sues OCC for allowing fintech bank charters

3 days ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

New York state's top banking regulator on Friday sued the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, seeking to void its decision to begin granting national bank charters...
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Indonesian fintech startup Moka raises $24M led by Sequoia India

5 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Indonesia's Moka , a startup that helps SMEs and retailers manage payment and other business operations, has pulled in a $24 million Series B round for growth. The investment...
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