Articles with tag: investments

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EIF, Alba Leasing provide EUR 1 bln to SMEs

20 Oct 2020 | Payments General

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Italy-based Alba Leasing have come to an agreement to jointly provide EUR 1 billion in new financial resources to SMEs in Italy.

EIF, EIB, Alba Leasing, SME, Italy, corporate leasing, environmental investments

BUX, Yapily enable rapid investments to users in Germany

19 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Enterprise connectivity platform Yapily has partnered with mobile broker BUX to enable German users of BUX Zero to quickly fund their accounts and build an investment portfolio.

BUX, Yapily, investments, Germany, enterprise connectivity, platform, mobile broker, BUX Zero, open banking, mobile banking, app, bank transfers, open finance

SHUAA launches USD 200 million 'Financing Opportunities Fund'

12 Oct 2020 | Payments General

SHUAA Capital, an asset management and investment banking platform in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, has launched a USD 200 million ‘SHUAA Financing Opportunities Fund’.

Forex exhange, commodities, investments, SHUAA, SHUAA Financing Opportunities Fund, capital, finance

Tinkoff includes financial messenger in super app

09 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Russia-based financial ecosystem Tinkoff has launched a financial messenger built into its super app for users to chat while making financial transactions. 

Tinkoff, financial messenger, super app, financial ecosystem, financial transactions, bookings, payments, chat bot, Tinkoff Investments, Tinkoff Business, Tinkoff Mobile, Tinkoff Junior, money transfers

Tata Group looks for investors for new ecommerce platform

29 Sep 2020 | Ecommerce

India-based Tata Group has announced it is in talks with potential investors about taking stakes in a new digital platform, seeking to modernise its consumer businesses.

Tata Group, digital platform, India, ecommerce, investments, Amazon, Flipkart

Valentus, Realio to tokenize USD +250 mln fund

25 Sep 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Technology ecosystem for institutional-grade digital assets Realio and Valentus Capital Management have partnered to enable the digitisation of an array of private equity opportunities.

Valentus, Realio, Valentus Capital Management, tokenization, tokens, fund, private equity, equity, finance, trade finance, real estate, credit, Wall Street, Main Street, digitisation, private equity firm, hedge funds, blockchain, p2p investments, compliance, automation, p2p trading

Santander spins out its fintech venture capital arm

11 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Banco Santander has announced the launch of Mouro Capital, a new, autonomously managed venture capital fund focused on fintechs and adjacent businesses linked with the financial services industry.

funding, fintech, investments, Mouro Capital, Santander Innoventures, Banco Santander, digital transformation

Fintech Ohpen acquires loan and mortgage software company, Davinci

10 Sep 2020 | Payments General

 

Ohpen, a fintech platform that aims to bring banking to the cloud, has acquired cross-border loan and mortgages Software as a Service (SaaS) provider Davinci.

savings, investments, loans, mortgages, current accounts, cloud-native, core banking engine, acquisition, fintech, Ohpen, mortgage software, Davinci

HSBC Global Asset Management, Pollination partner for joint venture

27 Aug 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

HSBC Global Asset Management and climate change advisory and investment company Pollination have entered into a joint venture agreement.

HSBC Global Asset Management, Pollination, joint venture, climate change, investment, HSBC Pollination Climate Asset Management, natural capital manager, natural capital, investments, wealth funds, pension funds, insurers

Fintech investment deals edge higher in the first half of 2020 compared to 2019, Accenture

27 Aug 2020 | Payments General

The total value of fintech deals globally has risen 3.8%, to USD 23.1 billion from USD 22.3 billion in the first half of 2019, even as the COVID-19 pandemic spread around the world.

fintech, insurtech, lending, investments, Europe, US, China, banking, VC, fundsing, statistics, Stripe, Revolut, Accenture

Travel booking platform Omio raises USD 100 mln

19 Aug 2020 | Ecommerce

 Omio has secured USD 100 million in investments from existing and new investors including Temasek, Kinnevik, Goldman Sachs Asset Management L.P., NEA, and Kleiner Perkins.

Omio, travel booking platform, investments, Temasek, Kinnevik, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, NEA, Kleiner Perkins, travel bookings, Europe, North America, Open Travel Index

Liquidity Capital, MUFG secure USD 80 mln initiative for Asia-based startups

11 Aug 2020 | Payments General

Israel-based AI technology firm Liquidity Capital has partnered with Japan-based MUFG Bank to determine the feasibility of issuing loans to Asian startups.

Liquidity Capital, MUFG Bank, initiative, Asia, startups, Singapore, Israel, Japan, Mars Growth Capital, Mars Growth, AI technology, bank accounts, accounting information, financing, ecommerce, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Meitav Dash Investments

Honeycomb Investment Trust seeks GBP 1.5 bln Pollen Street Secured Lending merger

10 Aug 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Alternative financing-provider Honeycomb Investment Trust has reportedly considered a potential GBP 1.5 billion merger with Pollen Street Secured Lending (PSSL).

Honeycomb Investment Trust, Pollen Street Secured Lending, PSSL, UK, alternative finance, partnership, merger, P2P Global Investments, SME loans, corporate trade receivables, alternative finance investments, Pollen Street Capital, alternative asset manager, AXA Investment Managers, Standard Life Aberdeen, Thesis Asset Management, Quilter Investors, FTSE 250

DayTek Capital receives Australian banking licence

04 Aug 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Australia-based neobank DayTek Capital has been awarded an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Australia, challenger bank, banks, DayTek Capital, banking, banking licence, neobank, Australian Financial Services Licence, AFSL, Australian Securities, Investments Commission, Infinity, cards, fintech, Restricted Authorised Deposit Taking Institution Licence, RADI, Australian Financial Compensation Scheme, Australian Federal, Qeensland State

ARQ chooses Moneyhub's Open Finance data and intelligence for investment insights

29 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Fintech platform ARQ has chosen Open Finance platform Moneyhub to power its technology with data and intelligence, providing investors with insights into all their wealth and assets, from pensions to property. 

ARQ, Moneyhub, Open Finance, data, investments, fintech, Open Banking, finance management, wealth management

Samtrade FX obtains FCA licence

29 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Samtrade FX, an online trading brokerage, has been registered and authorised as an Appointed Representative by the FCA.

Samtrade FX, Financial Conduct Authority, FCA, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, ASIC, trading, brokerage, Appointed Representative, Australian Financial Services, AFS, Australia, Europe, Asia, International Business Companies, IBC, Financial Services Authority of Saint Vincent, Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada, FINTRAC, Canada, Money Services Business, MSB

StashAway secures USD 16 mln in Series C round

27 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Robo advisor operator StashAway has completed a USD 16 million USD Series C fundraising round. 

StashAway, Square Peg, Australia, Burda Principal Investments, Germany, tech, Hubert Burda Media, Eight Roads Ventures, Fidelity, Income Portofolie, Singapore, StashAway Simple, Malaysia

B2B payments 2019-2020 – key drivers of innovation

27 Jul 2020 | Payments General

An overview of some of the B2B payments trends and initiatives from late-2019 to mid-2020, the Covid-19 impact, the productisation of B2B payments, and future perspectives for this industry

B2B payments, fintech, virtual cards, B2B transactions, cards, investments, acquisitions, digital payments, innovation, partnerships, coronavirus, expansion, corporate cards, cross-border payments, commercial payments, investors, fraud, card schemes, businesses, PSPs, payments, suppliers, digitisation, corporates, banks, payment providers, travel, expenses, commercial card

Morgan Stanley to share its climate impact

21 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

US-based bank Morgan Stanley has announced plans to publicly disclose how much its loans and investments contribute to climate change.

Morgan Stanley, US, United States, bank, loans, investments, climate change, climate impact, financial regulators, fossil fuels, government policies, greenhouse gas emissions, Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials, financial company, financial institutions

Nuclei, SafeGold to enable Digital Gold solutions on mobile banking apps

16 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Digital banking fintech Nuclei has partnered with India-based digital gold platform SafeGold to connect Digital Gold solution to banking apps.

Nuclei, SafeGold, Digital Gold, mobile banking, banking apps, fintech, digital banking, digital gold platform, India, coronavirus, traditional investments, gold trading