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Banking Beyond The Hype - Fintech Investment Levels Off

Fintech continues to be one of the most exciting and well-funded spaces in tech. Potentially huge profits are attracting startups and investors to take on banks and major financial institutions. From currency conversions to lending there’s a whole range of startups trying to outcompete the banks by offering online products with clean interfaces. Data analytics and machine learning are a staple of many, if not all, of these companies with most forgoing more traditional means of assessing...

Read More28 Oct 16
Blockchain Start Up Coins.ph Nabs USD5m For Mobile Banking

Coins.ph, a Philippines-based blockchain financial services provider, has nabbed USD5m funding from Quona Capital’s Accion Frontier Inclusion Fund, Innovation Endeavors, Pantera Capital, Digital Currency Group, Wavemaker Labs, Global Brain, BeeNext, Rebright Partners and Kickstart Ventures. The company plans to use the funding to expand its service across both the Philippines and Southeast Asia.

Read More24 Oct 16
Factom Nabs USD4.2m For Blockchain Tech

Factom, a Texas-based blockchain technology company, has nabbed USD4.2m in Series A equity funding from Propertyinfo Corporation, Star Vista Capital, CashBUS, BnkToTheFuture, Fenbushi Corporation, China Canada Angels, Plug and Play, Tospring Technology, and angel investors. 

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How Blockchain Could Give Us a Smarter Energy Grid
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