Uncategorized February 9, 2015

The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Personal Finance

By: Fast Company Staff From an investment site for millenials to a service that sniffs out fees, the companies helping consumers make (and keep) their money. 3. FeeX – For sussing out hidden fees in your brokerage accounts. 6. Addepar – For creating a financial dashboard to give wealth managers a […]

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Home of The FinTech50: 50 game-changers transforming the future of finance

The FinTech50 2015, as selected by our panel. We announced it on Thursday 29th January. Click on any logo to view a snapshot of that business…Read More Source: FinTechCity

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News February 4, 2015

Ex-Visa Exec to Chair Credorax Board

By: PYMNTS Today, digital merchant acquiring bank Credorax will announce Joshua Floum as the new chairman of its Board of Directors. Today’s announcement follows one last fall in which it was reported that the startup nabbed $40M in funding to expand its cloud-based, cross border payments processing platform.  Read more… […]

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Lenddo Creates Credit Scores Using Social Media

By Tom Groenfeldt, Contributor One billion people around the world are entering the middle class, many in countries with no credit bureaus. Lenddo offers banks an opt-in social media app to evaluate them and extend credit. …read more Source: Forbes

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Uncategorized January 14, 2015

7 Top Trends in Venture Capital

By:  Murray Newlands As managing partner of Blumberg Capital; David Blumberg is a respected investor, with two decades of experience investing in early-stage tech startups. I recently interviewed him on the top trends impacting venture capital in the current market. His uncanny insights into upcoming trends could be of great […]

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News October 27, 2014

Credorax Raises $40 Million To Become A Payment Acquirer For The Internet Age

By Jonathan Shieber  Managing the arcane arts of processing transactions for online purchases is a complicated job. Once a shopper enters the numbers on their card, the expiration date on their credit card, and their zip code, a complicated machinery of transaction processors springs into action representing both buyer, seller, […]

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News October 8, 2014

The Art Of Cyberwar: Amazing Images Created From Attacks On Banks

By Neal Ungerleider Cybersecurity isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when one thinks of data visualizations. But we live in a design-centered world, and cyberattacks and online fraud, it turns out, can be quite beautiful. One security company, Israel-based biometrics authentication firm BioCatch, recently turned visualizations of attacks […]

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News August 28, 2014

Vancouver-based Trulioo receives strategic investment from UST Global

By Kelly Sinoski Vancouver-based global verification company Trulioo announced Tuesday that it has received a strategic investment from UST Global. As corporations continue to invest in identity management and compliance systems, we see value in Trulioo’s unique offering,” said Saurabh Ranjan, managing director for UST, the leading provider of IT […]

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News August 27, 2014

Storage-server mash-up company Nutanix reels in $140M ahead of its IPO

By Jordan Novet Above: The Nutanix stand at the 2014 VMworld show in San Francisco on Aug. 25. Image Credit: Jordan Novet/VentureBeat Nutanix, a startup with data center hardware that marries servers and storage, has picked up a hefty supply of new capital to work …read more Source: VentureBeat

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News August 21, 2014

Li Ka-shing invests in Israeli start-up FeeX

By: Roy Goldenberg FeeX, whose service finds hidden fees in investment accounts, raised $6.5 million. FeeX, a service that finds and reduces hidden fees in investment accounts, has secured $6.5 million in Series B Funding. The funding was led by Horizons Ventures, controlled by Hong Kong-based billionaire Li Ka-shing …read […]

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