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How Excess Capital and Low Interest Rates Reshaped Silicon Valley, Feat. Chris McCann

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A conversation with VC Chris McCann about changes in fintech, crypto and how public market trends shape the startup scene.

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How Excess Capital and Low Interest Rates Reshaped Silicon Valley, Feat. Chris McCann

How Excess Capital and Low Interest Rates Reshaped Silicon Valley, Feat. Chris McCann

A conversation with VC Chris McCann about changes in fintech, crypto and how public market trends shape the startup scene.

Tech Firms and VCs Both Cashed Up, Says Silicon Valley Bank Exec

Tech Firms and VCs Both Cashed Up, Says Silicon Valley Bank Exec

Tech companies lately have been hoarding cash, at least in part to arm them for potential acquisitions, according to Bob Blee, head of corporate finance at Silicon Valley Bank. At the same ...

Top venture investors from Bain and a16z tell us the 4 hottest fintech themes they're watching in 2019

Top venture investors from Bain and a16z tell us the 4 hottest fintech themes they're watching in 2019

Venture capital investments in fintech reached a new high in 2018, with $11 billion pouring into startups that are trying to disrupt financial incumbents.

Silicon Valley Bank: Lenders ‘Want to Know’ how COVID-19 has Impacted Your Business

Silicon Valley Bank: Lenders ‘Want to Know’ how COVID-19 has Impacted Your Business

Startup founders are passionate and optimistic. That’s why banks love to work with them. However, often startups can stumble when making a case to a bank or lender for debt or ...

Top venture investors tell us the 4 biggest fin-tech themes they're watching in 2019

Top venture investors tell us the 4 biggest fin-tech themes they're watching in 2019

Venture capital investments in fin-tech reached a new high in 2018, with $11 billion pouring into startups that are trying to disrupt financial incumbents.

Alexa von Tobel’s Inspired Capital bets on business neobank Rho

Alexa von Tobel’s Inspired Capital bets on business neobank Rho

Image via Rho Venture capital firm Inspired Capital, which is led by LearnVest founder Alexa von Tobel, is making a bet on business banking startup Rho. Rho, a

Village Capital, MetLife, PayPal join forces to launch a Fintech startup

Village Capital, MetLife, PayPal join forces to launch a Fintech startup

Village Capital, MetLife Foundation, PayPal, along with other local partners have joined forces to launch a fintech startup ‘Finance Forward’.

For how long can today’s global economic expansion last?

For how long can today’s global economic expansion last?

The world’s business cycles are lengthening, but not abolished

Tech Startup Funds Plummet in China as Easy Money Dries Up

Tech Startup Funds Plummet in China as Easy Money Dries Up

The funding deluge that fueled one of the world’s fastest technology booms may be ebbing.

Data and Deregulation Fuel the Global Fintech Boom

Data and Deregulation Fuel the Global Fintech Boom

Does your phone know you better than your bank? If so, you are likely helping to build the fintech boom.

Webinar Registration: The Financial Recovery Must Be Inclusive

Webinar Registration: The Financial Recovery Must Be Inclusive

We will be discussing how cross-sector collaboration between nonprofits, financial institutions, fintech, and venture capitalist is needed in ensuring that the financial recovery of COVID ...

PayPal helps entrepreneurs with MetLife and Village Capital

PayPal helps entrepreneurs with MetLife and Village Capital

The alliance will reach out to more than 100 fintech health entrepreneurs.

Canadian data sharing startup Flinks closes $11m Series A

Canadian data sharing startup Flinks closes $11m Series A

Montreal-based data aggregation startup Flinks has raised $11 million in a Series A funding round led by the VC arm of National Bank of Canada.

After challenger banks comes the wave of anti-fraud startups

After challenger banks comes the wave of anti-fraud startups

The sheer scale of global financial crime is not to be underestimated. The UK’s National Crime Agency recently observed that it’s “in the hundreds of billions of pounds” annually, and ...

VC Partner Perspective: RRE on the value of the FinTech Innovation Lab

VC Partner Perspective: RRE on the value of the FinTech Innovation Lab

Q&A with Stu Ellman   As a VC participating in the FinTech Innovation Lab, how do you work with the companies that participate in the program? How do you see your role as different from the ...

Asian Development Bank Report Suggests That Blockchain Can Help SMEs Gain Funding

Asian Development Bank Report Suggests That Blockchain Can Help SMEs Gain Funding

Digital innovation and in particular blockchain technology can increase small business access to finance, according to a new study by Asian Development Bank.

What’s the best way to spend your company’s money?

What’s the best way to spend your company’s money?

If you find it difficult to decide how to spend your startup's money (once you've got over the hurdle of raising some) you're not alone.

2018 VC FinTech Investment Landscape Our bi-annual landscape highlighting the trends and venture capital investment in FinTech, examining the global landscape and profiling the UK.

2018 VC FinTech Investment Landscape Our bi-annual landscape highlighting the trends and venture capital investment in FinTech, examining the global landscape and profiling the UK.

About the Capital and Investment Programme Innovate Finance strives to facilitate greater access to capital for our FinTech members, engage closely with the venture community, deliver ...