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On Aug 5, 2020
@RAlexJimenez shared
The ‘art and science’ of resilience: How FIs and #fintech startups are rebuilding https://t.co/rY2AcKBIlS #finserv #banking #digitalbanking
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The ‘art and science’ of resilience: How FIs and fintech startups are rebuilding

The ‘art and science’ of resilience: How FIs and fintech startups are rebuilding

“I was worrying about what kind of WiFi people had in their homes,” said Kim Prado, global head of client, banking and digital channels technology at RBC Capital Markets. Over the …

On Aug 4, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Blockchain Bites: XRP Sales, INX IPO and Bitcoin Mining Woes https://t.co/SauLcNYmjJ by @Coindesk 2020-08-04 16:05:00
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Blockchain Bites: XRP Sales, INX IPO and Bitcoin Mining Woes

Blockchain Bites: XRP Sales, INX IPO and Bitcoin Mining Woes

China's Bitcoin miners are in a rut but not due to severe flooding, Ripple shows signs of sales growth and INX scaled down its IPO vision.

On Aug 5, 2020
@CBinsights shared
Don't miss our upcoming webinar: The State of Fintech Q2'2020: Funding Rebound Reveals the Next Leg of Fintech Innovation. Register here to save your spot: https://t.co/edWnERq3Mj
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The State of Fintech Q2’2020: Funding Rebound Reveals the Next Leg of Fintech Innovation

The State of Fintech Q2’2020: Funding Rebound Reveals the Next Leg of Fintech Innovation

Webinar: Our financial services expert highlights funding trends for fintech in the 2nd quarter. He showcases the funding, investments and deals in this global update. Watch live!

On Aug 5, 2020
@RAlexJimenez shared
Could Digital Currencies Make Being Poor Less Costly? https://t.co/HUkr9qHjYl #CBDC #fintech #finserv #banking
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Could Digital Currencies Make Being Poor Less Costly?

Could Digital Currencies Make Being Poor Less Costly?

Modernizing global financial systems would make banking more accessible.

On Aug 6, 2020
@davemcclure shared
RT @jkhoey: Apply! Women Startup Challenge COVID-19 Tech Grant https://t.co/Cp2bjCoFMn for women-led ventures solving the biggest health, education, employment, civic engagement + financial issues resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic @WomenWhoTech #womenintech #FemaleFounders
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Women Startup Challenge COVID-19 Tech Grant

Women Startup Challenge COVID-19 Tech Grant

The COVID-19 Tech Grant is designed to fund women-led ventures focused on solving the biggest health, education, employment, civic engagement, and financial issues resulting from the ...

On Aug 5, 2020
@ccalmeja shared
RT @Visible_Banking: Eight top female startup investors to know in Eastern Europe https://t.co/63jspNm5Rx via @siftedeu https://t.co/vtQkjuEb4y
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Eight top female startup investors to know in Eastern Europe

Eight top female startup investors to know in Eastern Europe

Leading female investors in the CEE discuss the role of female founders, and what more can be done to improve the gender balance.

On Aug 5, 2020
@dgwbirch shared
RT @sammaule: Now it's official. PayPal poaches Wells Fargo's innovation executive @peggymangot for venture capital team https://t.co/Cjhwo289d4 What a great hire.
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PayPal poaches Wells Fargo’s innovation executive Peggy Mangot for venture capital team

PayPal poaches Wells Fargo’s innovation executive Peggy Mangot for venture capital team

PayPal, a pioneer in online payments, is on a tear, posting record quarterly results last month as the coronavirus pandemic accelerated e-commerce and digital payments trends.

On Aug 5, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Analysis: Recent Fintech Webinars from the Gulf Cooperation Council Region https://t.co/Clwx712Qkp by @thefintechtimes 2020-08-05 01:01:16
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Analysis: Recent Fintech Webinars from the Gulf Cooperation Council Region

Analysis: Recent Fintech Webinars from the Gulf Cooperation Council Region

Despite the global travel restrictions and limitations on movement, coupled with social distancing, the past few months nonetheless migrated many events to both digital and virtual. It has, ...