Fintech

Citymapper announces subscription service for multiple transportation methods

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

Citymapper is becoming a fintech startup, sort of. The company announced a prepaid card called Citymapper Pass for users based in London. This new product is both a...
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Menlo Ventures just raised a new $500 million fund to invest in Series B and C rounds

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Menlo Ventures , the 43-year-old venture firm with offices in Menlo Park and San Francisco, is currently investing a $450 million fund to invest primarily in early-stage...
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Resooma launches Resooma Bills to help ‘generation rent' manage household expenditure

Resooma launches Resooma Bills to help ‘generation rent' manage household expenditure

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Resooma , the U.K. accommodation booking platform, is entering the fintech and utilities space with the launch of Resooma Bills, a new product to help “gen rent” manage...
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Microsoft's venture fund M12 invests in fintech-security startup nsKnox

3 days ago   |   WMPoweruser

NsKnox is a fintech-security startup that focuses on protecting corporate payment systems against insider threats, cyber-fraud, and data manipulation attempts. nsKnox offers...
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GoCardless raises $75M Series E for its recurring payments network and heads to America

4 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Compared to startups born into the frothy London fintech space as it exists today, 2011-founded GoCardless could well be considered a slow burner. However, in more recent...
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Visa and Mastercard could raise interchange fees

6 days ago   |   TechCrunch

According to a report from the WSJ , Visa and Mastercard are considering raising interchange fees on card transactions in the U.S. Visa and Mastercard generate most of their...
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CIOs, you're doing blockchain wrong

7 days ago   |   Computerworld

IT leaders who've taken the plunge into blockchain are mainly deploying it in proofs-of-concept tests to address the same problems a conventional database could handle...
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J.P. Morgan to launch a U.S. dollar-backed cryptocurrency

7 days ago   |   Computerworld   |   3 articles

J.P. Morgan Chase plans to launch what is considered to be the first cryptocurrency backed by a major bank, a move that could legitimize blockchain as a vehicle for fiat...
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Fintechs could help Mexicans abroad send money home more cheaply: Finance Ministry

7 days ago   |   Reuters   |   6 articles

Mexico's new government is trying to slash the cost of sending cash home for Mexican families living abroad and is hoping competition from fintechs will encourage banks and...
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Atrium, Justin Kan's legal tech startup, launches a fintech and blockchain division

8 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Atrium, the legal startup co-founder by Justin Kan of Twitch fame, is jumping into the blockchain space today. The company has raised plenty of money - including $65 million...
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