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Why this group of fintechs could be Europe’s next unicorns

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An army of backend banking platforms are growing fast and heading for profitability. Here are the European fintechs to get to know.

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RT @mattmolloy4: Great piece on the value that #Fintech enablers such as @railsbank @clear_bank @StarlingBank etc. provide through modularising banking - via @siftedeu https://t.co/zBUx9pgIJb
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Why this group of fintechs could be Europe’s next unicorns

Why this group of fintechs could be Europe’s next unicorns

An army of backend banking platforms are growing fast and heading for profitability. Here are the European fintechs to get to know.

We asked 9 of the most prominent VC investors in European tech to pick out fintech startups they think will blow up in 2020. Here are the 15 they chose.

We asked 9 of the most prominent VC investors in European tech to pick out fintech startups they think will blow up in 2020. Here are the 15 they chose.

Insurtech is one of the biggest verticals in this list with a number of companies looking to disrupt parts of what is still a traditional industry.

Square's Robinhood competitor and Robinhood's Square competitor are rented from API providers, delegating billions; plus 13 short takes on top developments

Square's Robinhood competitor and Robinhood's Square competitor are rented from API providers, delegating billions; plus 13 short takes on top developments

Hi Fintech futurists -- In the long take this week, I look at two mental models explaining why and how financial APIs have led to the creation of billions in enterprise value. The driving ...

Square's Robinhood competitor and Robinhood's Square competitor are rented API providers, delegating billions; plus 14 short takes on top developments

Square's Robinhood competitor and Robinhood's Square competitor are rented API providers, delegating billions; plus 14 short takes on top developments

Hi Fintech futurists -- In the long take this week, I look at two mental models explaining why and how financial APIs have led to the creation of billions in enterprise value. The driving ...

The Company Powering Robinhood And Chime Just Raised $77 Million In Its First-Ever Venture Capital Funding

The Company Powering Robinhood And Chime Just Raised $77 Million In Its First-Ever Venture Capital Funding

Galileo Financial raised $77 million in a Series A round of funding as it looks to power more fintechs here and abroad.

Europe’s fintech firms are on pace to set an IPO record this year

Europe’s fintech firms are on pace to set an IPO record this year

The firms are parlaying venture-capital euphoria into public listings.

Financial Institutions M&A: Sector trends - June 2019: Stampede of the unicorns

Financial Institutions M&A: Sector trends - June 2019: Stampede of the unicorns

Financial institutions M&A sector trends: fintech — H1 2019 and outlook for H2 2019 - H1 2019 has seen European fintech M&A hit new heights. Finte...

COVID-19 Impact on the Future of Fintech

COVID-19 Impact on the Future of Fintech

Many fintech organizations, especially the newest, will not survive past the pandemic primarily due to lack of funding and reduced revenues.

Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

U.S. fintech startup Stripe Inc said on Thursday it raised $600 million, as companies that provide the online infrastructure for financial and payment services get a boost from the ...

FinTech Q2 2020: The highs and lows of the market

FinTech Q2 2020: The highs and lows of the market

I think that the fact that COVID-19 has ravaged economies and industrial sectors does not need to be mentioned, however the impact on FinTech

World’s Best Investment Banks 2020: Fintech

World’s Best Investment Banks 2020: Fintech

Venture investment is just one way banks are rushing to keep up with the opportunities afforded by the fintech explosion.

Once Viewed as Disaggregating, Fintechs Now Re-bundling Financial Services

Once Viewed as Disaggregating, Fintechs Now Re-bundling Financial Services

For a long time, Fintechs were viewed as slicing and dicing various services that banks and other financial services firms provided as part of a cafeteria of offerings. Take online lending ...

US mobile bank MoneyLion raises $100 million at ‘near unicorn’ valuation

US mobile bank MoneyLion raises $100 million at ‘near unicorn’ valuation

There’s a new fintech startup in the U.S. that is inching closer to the unicorn status. New York City-headquartered MoneyLion, which provides customers both financial advice and access to ...

Top FX dealers put $9 million of smart money into FinTech startup

Top FX dealers put $9 million of smart money into FinTech startup

FX dealers that invest in the electronic trading industry and its associated technology could be the innovators of the future.

Why fintech is the sharing economy’s final frontier

Why fintech is the sharing economy’s final frontier

The following is a guest post courtesy of Max Lyadvinsky CEO of Bloomio, an equity crowdfunding platform connecting startups with individual investors. The sharing economy works. One only ...

10 ways Africa’s fintech sector boomed in 2019

10 ways Africa’s fintech sector boomed in 2019

Fintech is still the hottest tech vertical in Africa. This year saw African fintech startups raise millions. Here are 10 ways fintech boomed in 2019.

The Journey of Four Chinese Students Who Founded Australia's Newest Tech Unicorn

The Journey of Four Chinese Students Who Founded Australia's Newest Tech Unicorn

The company’s entry into the unicorn club is followed by a successful Series C fundraising round of $100 million. The funding, led by venture capital firm DST Global, brings Airwallex’s ...

24 Fintech Experts and Entrepreneurs to Meet at Singapore Fintech Festival 2018

24 Fintech Experts and Entrepreneurs to Meet at Singapore Fintech Festival 2018

Fintech Experts and Entrepreneurs at Singapore Fintech Festival. To save you time and energy, we’ve compiled a list of 24 fintech founders, CEOs, investors and experts you should not miss ...