Fintech Press Releases

Latest press releases and industry updates in the financial services sector.

BillPro's PAN European Expansion

Sarah Leaman from BillPro
21 Nov 2017
// BILLPRO’S PAN EUROPEAN EXPANSION Payment Institution BillPro extends licence to all countries in EU and EEA Amsterdam (20 November 2017): Payment Institution BillPro has recently extended their licence to include all countries in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA)...

iMeta Wins Two Prestigious RegTech Awards in One Night

Victoria Adams from iMeta Technologies Ltd.
20 Nov 2017
iMeta, a leading provider of client on-boarding and lifecycle management software to multinational financial organisations, had a highly successful evening at the A-Team Group’s RegTech Awards on Thursday 16th November, scooping up two awards in one night. iMeta picked up the “Most innovative us...

USA, Canada And China Launched Global Blockchain Alliance Sharing Blockchain PatentUSA, Canada And China Launched Global Blockchain Alliance Sharing Blockchain Patent

Grazy Lau from SZ&W Group
13 Nov 2017
On Oct.27,2017, a number of well-known blockchain enterprises from the United States ,Canada and China launched “the Blockchain Patent Sharing Alliance“(BPSA)at Stanford university in the Silicon Valley. The world’s first blockchain patent sharing alliance aims to facilitate the global patent sh...

Ripio Credit Network token sale Reaches Distribution Ceiling of $37 Million and partners with Huobi.pro as its first liquidity provider

Maria Prusakova from PR studio
11 Nov 2017
November 7, 2017 – Ripio Credit Network (RCN) has announced the results of its token sale and token distribution. RCN raised the remaining funds needed (following their October 10th pre-sale) to hit their targeted maximum token distribution value of $37 million (121,300 ETH). Investors from...

After Kalypton Gains $2.6m Investment, U.S. Federal Reserve Awards Top Vendor Status

Trudy Darwin from Trudy Darwin Consulting
08 Nov 2017
Financial services and global real-time payments and settlements company Kalypton has profited from a £2m ($2.6m) investment by reaching the pinnacle of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Faster Payments Taskforce top vendors list. This investment has been received from a variety of private investors – e...

The ai Corporation acquires SmartCentric to create a global cloud based omni-channel (B2C and B2B) payment processing, risk management and data analytics platform

Sam Duke from The ai Corporation
31 Oct 2017
• The ai Corporation offers a unique managed service offering covering technology, outsourced fraud management and detailed data analytics. • ai now covers over 15 million B2B active cards over 45 countries, in over 200,000 sites and 90+ product types. The ai Corporation (ai) has acquired ...

New App Kript Helps Private Crypto Investors Manage Their Assets

Ruslan Smirnov from Kript PTE LTD
26 Oct 2017
Singapore, Singapore, October 26, 2017 - Kript is a brand new first-of-its-kind mobile app that will help private crypto investors manage their assets. The app simplifies the process of buying and trading while featuring the latest major news and updates about ICO analytics and price forecasting ...

ClickIPO Releases App for Following & Investing in IPO and Secondary Offerings

Scott Coyle from ClickIPO
24 Oct 2017
The FinTech Company Aims to Optimize Retail Distribution for Public Offerings Scottsdale, Ariz. – October 24, 2017 – ClickIPO Holdings, LLC, today announced that it has raised just over $3 Million in its Series Seed round, and has launched the first version of its public offering technology th...

SuperCharger returns for its third programme in Hong Kong

Jen Lee from SuperCharger
23 Oct 2017
New FinTech accelerator model searching for start-ups that focus on human-centered banking Hong Kong, 23 October 2017 – SuperCharger, one of Asia’s leading FinTech accelerators, today announced the opening of applications for its 3rd programme in Hong Kong. Successful FinTech finalists will...

Expend takes its expenses solution to another level with Xero partnership and multi-user support

Adam Clarke from Expend
20 Oct 2017
Expend, a leader in simplifying company spending and a rising star on the London Fintech scene is celebrating significant key milestones in automating expenses, ahead of its next round of funding. Expend successfully launched its Xero partnership and class-leading real-time Xero integration a...

Gaze Coin Tokens Made Available on SAFTLaunch

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
19 Oct 2017
lockchain-based platform for Virtual Reality monetization is using SAFT platform for pre-sale of tokens, to comply with US securities regulations Sydney, Australia - 19 October 2017 - Gaze Coin, the blockchain-based platform that makes it possible to monetize Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented...

Wala Supports Dala Token Sale To Power Free Financial Services For the Next 3.5bn Consumers

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
17 Oct 2017
Blockchain-based platform powered by the Dala Token will make basic banking available for the global unbanked and underbanked Wala, the world’s first borderless, rewards driven, financial platform, is to be the launch partner of the Dala Token Sale that will begin at 6pm UTC on 25 October. ...

Peer Mountain Launches Platform to Power Circular Economy of Trust

Daniella from Cryptoland
17 Oct 2017
Blockchain-enabled Identity Management Platform For Institutions And Individuals Announces Token Sale To Fund Next Stages Of Development At ICO-Paris Paris, France - 16 October 2017 - At ICO-Paris today, Peer Mountain CEO Jed Grant announced that the company intends to hold a Token Sale to rai...

Bitwala Launches Europe’s First True Equity Token As Part Of Its Upcoming Token Sale

Sophie Smithers from CryptoLandPR
17 Oct 2017
German Fintech Bitwala Releases Equity Tokens In Pursuit Of Building The World’s First Blockchain Bank With Decentralised Ownership Berlin, Germany - October 17th 2017 14:00 CEST - Bitwala, the blockchain development, finance and cryptocurrency experts based in Berlin, will launch Europ...

Ethereum gets its first exchange traded product as Coinshares launches two Ether tracking, exchange traded notes on NASDAQ

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11 Oct 2017
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, OCTOBER 11, 2017 — Investors seeking exposure to the price movement of ether, the native token of the Ethereum platform, just got a new, but familiar option: two Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs) which track the price of Ether - Ether Tracker One (COINETH:SS) and Ether Tracker Euro ...

PA Consulting Group and Stockholm Fintech Hub in new fintech partnership to boost innovation

Matthew Argent from Stockholm Fintech Hub
25 Aug 2017
PA Consulting Group (PA) and Stockholm Fintech Hub are delighted to announce their new partnership. As an active partner, PA will work with the Hub to support fintechs, banks, regulators and investors to drive innovation in the Swedish financial services industry. PA will bring its hands-on knowl...

Blockchain startup ETHLend introduces working capital finance for Initial Coin Offerings

Scott Malsbury from Ethlend
07 Aug 2017
Blockchain startup ETHLend introduces working capital finance for Initial Coin Offerings Fund raising in crypto economy is about to have a new chapter. ETHLend launched recently decentralized lending on Ethereum Blockchain Network. The decentralized application (DAPP) is accessible with the us...

ClearSale Enables E-Commerce Fraud Protection with Zoey Integration

Celine de Courson from Moss Networks
01 Aug 2017
Global fraud protection pioneers, ClearSale (http://clear.sale), today announced the release of its integration module for eCommerce platform Zoey (http://www.zoey.com). The integration will allow merchants on the Zoey platform to protect against e-commerce fraud, increase sales, and eliminate ch...

UK FINTECH LEADERS SEEDRS & NUTMEG JOIN FORCES WITH FIDOR BANK

Lucy from Seedrs Ltd
10 Jul 2017
Today, Seedrs announces that it will be the sole equity finance provider in a new partnership with Fidor Bank, the first challenger bank to launch in the UK back in 2015. The Digital marketplace offered by Fidor signposts banking customers to innovative sources of alternative investment including...

Tipalti Adds Major Innovations to Future-Proof Accounts Payable

Milton Deya from Cutler PR
07 Jun 2017
San Mateo, CA —June 6, 2017 — Tipalti, the leader in supplier payments automation, today unveiled a series of new capabilities enabling forward-thinking CFOs to transform their finance organization from an operational function to a strategic enabler of global growth, while transitioning AP from a...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SIXTHIRTY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017 PORTFOLIO

Chisom Uche from SixThirty
06 Jun 2017
SIXTHIRTY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017 PORTFOLIO FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. LOUIS, MO (June 6, 2017) – SixThirty, the global financial technology (“FinTech”) venture fund and business development program based in St. Louis, Missouri, opened applications for its Fall 2017 Portfolio....

Moneytis just graduated from YCombinator and partners with YOLT (ING Bank)

Christophe lassuyt from Moneytis Corporation
03 Jun 2017
Moneytis.com is building the Kayak for international money transfers. People come on the website, put the amount they want to send and to which country they want to send it, and Moneytis gives them the best solutions among +300 operators such as Western Union, Worldremit and Transferwise. The fi...

Assetz Capital expands regional team with ex RBS and Santander hire

Assetz Capital from Assetz Capital
02 Jun 2017
One of the UK’s largest Peer-to-Peer platforms brings in former RBS and Santander Manager, Samantha Williamson, to support operations across South Manchester June 2nd 2017: Assetz Capital, one of the UK’s fastest growing peer-to-peer finance platforms, today announced that Samantha Williams...

BNP Paribas Asset Management announces the creation of a Private Debt & Real Assets Investment Group and senior hires

Quentin Smith from BNP Paribas Asset Management
01 Jun 2017
With the creation of the new Private Debt & Real Assets investment Group and strengthening of the team, BNP Paribas Asset Management (‘BNPP AM’) is confirming its ambition to become a leader in this area of the market. BNPP AM’s Private Debt & Real Assets Investment Group, headed by David Bouc...

London Stock Exchange Group’s UnaVista Partner Programme expanded: JobRouter offers Process Intelligence for MiFID II

Ivana Pejanovic from JobRouter AG
01 Jun 2017
Easy implementation and powerful solution for MiFID II transaction reporting / immediate end-to-end reconciliation & traceability / comprehensive visibility and secure data exchange across trusted ARMs / compliant to MiFID II regulations While digitisation is progressing in the financial servi...

Former BlackRock executive Mark Brady to join Hong Kong FinTech startup FinFabrik

Connie Ma from FinFabrik
31 May 2017
FinFabrik, a provider of specialised software-as-a-service for financial institutions, announced today that Mark Brady joined the company as its Chief Investment Officer to support the strong growth trajectory across the region, particularly with the asset management client segment. Mr. Brady wa...

Societe Generale partners with Open Bank Project to launch internal Open Banking Hackathon

Elena from TESOBE
18 May 2017
The Open Bank Project, leading API solution for banks, has partnered with Societe Generale Group, one of the largest European financial services groups, to hold an internal hackathon focused on Open Banking. The hackathon welcomes Societe Generale Group worldwide staff and interested students...

Dubai residents rushed to buy health insurance following the mandatory cover deadline set by DHA

Tom Paye from compareit4me.com
17 May 2017
Interest in comparing and buying health insurance online in the UAE spiked significantly as Dubai residents rushed to make up for missing a deadline for getting covered set by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA). The DHA had mandated that every resident of Dubai should be covered with health insu...

ARCHER SELECTED BY T. ROWE PRICE FOR TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICE ENHANCEMENTS SUPPORTING RETAIL OFFERING

Mary Cosmides from Braithwaite Communications
11 May 2017
Archer®, one of the investment management industry’s leading technology and operations providers, today announced that it has been selected by T. Rowe Price, a global investment management organization, to provide technology and service enhancements supporting its retail managed offering includin...

Experian makes debt collection easier for consumers

Meghan Busch from Rubenstein Public Relations
19 Apr 2017
Consumers now have the flexibility to resolve debts through digital self-serve channels; data and analytics provide a more personalized and helpful experience Getting debt collection right is about more than money. It’s about knowing the difference between a customer who has simply forgotten t...

NOW Money wins Financial Inclusion award in the UK

Bryony from NOW Money
17 Apr 2017
London, April 17, 2017 - NOW Money (NOW), has won the financial inclusion category of Pitch360, a competition at the Innovate Finance Global Summit 2017. The competition took place on 11th April 2017 at the Guildhall in London, UK, and saw 24 FinTech startups compete for one of the eight winn...

Bpifrance joins Lendix by subscribing to a co-financing fund associated with the lending platform

Dominic Riding from Steele & Holt
10 Apr 2017
A strong commitment towards French and European small and medium-sized companies Bpifrance joins other leading investors, including CNP Assurances, Groupama, Zencap AM (OFI group), Matmut or the "Prêtons Ensemble" fund managed by Eiffel Investment Group and sponsored by Aviva France, AG2R La M...

Meniga Raises €7.5M Equity Round to Advance Personalisation in Digital Banking

Rebecca Geller from Geller PR
07 Apr 2017
New Investment Enables Further Expansion into Data Driven Personal Finance & Targeted Marketing products 9 am, 7th April 2017 - Meniga, a leading provider of digital banking technology for the world’s largest banks, raises a €7.5M funding round led by Nordic venture capital investor Industrif...

Das Bewerbungsverfahren für die FinTech Awards Luxembourg hat jetzt begonnen

Geneviève Feyt from KPMG Luxembourg
01 Apr 2017
Die Veranstaltungspartner der Fintech Awards Luxembourg haben heute offiziell zur Einreichung der Bewerbungen für die diesjährige Ausgabe aufgerufen. Die Auszeichnungen zielen darauf ab, herausragende Talente der globalen FinTech Startup Szene zu honorieren. Die Gewinner der Awards werden darüber...

Die Zukunft der internen Revision: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting stellt TeamMate+ vor

Marcel Kadereyt from TeamMate Solutions
31 Mar 2017
Neue Cloud-optimierte Audit-Management-Software bietet verbesserte Tools für die interne Revision. Firmenlogo 'Wolters Kluwer - TeamMate Solutions' (PresseBox) Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting hat den Launch von TeamMate+ angekündigt, einem intuitiven, bedienerfreundlichen Audit Tool, das e...

Orca Launches First Standardised Peer to Peer Investment Data & Research Service

Hume Brophy from
30 Mar 2017
Innovative platform provides a new way for investors to benchmark P2P investment opportunities Belfast, 30th March 2017– Orca, one of the leading independent data, research and analysis providers on the UK peer-to-peer lending market has today announced the launch of their new platform, aimed...

EFSE DF rolls out Fincluders Fintech Start-up Challenge

Eric Culp from Media contact EFSE DF
08 Sep 2016
The competition seeks to uncover and foster technologies that increase access to responsible finance Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 8 September 2016 – The Development Facility of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE DF) said today it is accepting applications for its Fincluders Fintech...

CODE_n CONTEST 2016: 52 Startups from 11 Countries Enter the Finals

Anja Ebert from GFT Innovations GmbH | CODE_n
15 Jul 2016
Startup finalists will present their digital business models at the CODE_n new.New Festival in Germany in September Early bird festival tickets now available CODE_n Award ceremony on the evening of September 21 Stuttgart, July 5, 2016 – 385 applications have been carefully scrutinized over the...

ARTHENA, AN EQUITY CROWDFUNDING PLATFORM FOR FINE ART INVESTMENT, RAISES OVER $1MILLION IN ITSSEED ROUND

Lulu Chua-Rubenfeld from ARTHENA
22 Jul 2015
Arthena is democratizing the art world by making fine art investment accessible. Through our unique equity crowdfunding model for tangible assets, users can invest in open collections, each of which is led by an expert advisor who handpicks and acquires art. Arthena provides transparency and insi...

Revolutionäre Lösung für Simultandolmetschen kommt komplett ohne Spezialgeräte aus

Sue Reager from Translate Your World
17 Oct 0015
Das Unternehmen Translate Your World („Tywi“) entwickelt Kommunikationstechnologien für mehrsprachige Kommunikation, die von Intel, Cisco Systems und Telekommunikationsunternehmen lizenziert wurden. Heute wurde die Markteinführung des Tywi-Interpreter NES („No Equipment Solution“) bekanntgegeben....

Verifi & MegaCharge Forge Strategic Partnership to Combat Global Chargeback Challenges

Verifi from Verifi
17 Jun 0007
Immediate Efficiency Improvement and Reduction In Chargebacks Realised London – June 7, 2017 – Verifi a leading provider of payment and risk management solutions for card-not-present (CNP) merchants, today announced that payments processor, MegaCharge has partnered with Verifi to combat fraud...

AEVI announces Nelson Holzner as AEVI CEO

AEVI from AEVI
17 May 0005
Paderborn, 02/05/17 - Today AEVI announced the appointment of Nelson Holzner as AEVI chief executive officer (CEO) as of May 1, 2017. In his new role, Nelson will leverage his vast knowledge of the payments and start-up landscape to grow AEVI and take the company to the next level. Holzner joi...