Top news of the week: 18.08.2020.

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On Aug 18, 2020
@BrettKing shared
RT @efipm: #AntGroup prepares for its dual listing. The London-Shanghai Stock Connect, is underutilized. East & West Stock #exchange disconnects https://t.co/kaxjsjHkl2 via @DailyFintech #IPO #China @APompliano @janeathomason @dgwbirch @chainyoda @chboursin @BrettKing @SpirosMargaris
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East & West Stock exchange disconnects

East & West Stock exchange disconnects

Efi Pylarinou is the founder of Efi Pylarinou Advisory and a Fintech/Blockchain influencer – No.3 influencer in the finance sector by Refinitiv Global Social Media 2019. Western newswire ...

On Aug 17, 2020
@FintechBot shared
Brazilian microlending fintech SuperSim secures $5.6m funding https://t.co/giXov4asUU by @Finextra 2020-08-17 12:00:00
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Brazilian microlending fintech SuperSim secures $5.6m funding

Brazilian microlending fintech SuperSim secures $5.6m funding

SuperSim, a São Paulo-based microlending startup, has secured $5.6 million in Series B funding through debt financing.

On Aug 15, 2020
@AlleyWatch shared
The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 8/17/20 https://t.co/r03Q7GsnII via @AlleyWatch https://t.co/fFUBdu9JxZ
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The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 8/17/20

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 8/17/20

The notable startup fundings for the week ending 8/15/20 featuring funding details for Fanatics, Nurx, Omaze, and much much more.

On Aug 18, 2020
@FintechTVglobal shared
Environmentally conscious investing, sustainable capital markets practices and impact theory are gaining steam and are slowly becoming the new status quo for customers, corporations, and investors. https://t.co/dMwzxMggpM #covid19 #esg #sustainable
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The World of Investing Will Never Be the Same

The World of Investing Will Never Be the Same

Investing for the Next 100 Years -  COVID-19 has been a trying yet revealing time for many people around the world. It has shown the fragility in our - TheIMPACT

On Aug 17, 2020
@FintechBot shared
2020: Another year that UK banks miss out on digital identity? https://t.co/H1o6ZHury4 by @FintechDirect 2020-08-17 09:54:24
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2020: Another year that UK banks miss out on digital identity?

2020: Another year that UK banks miss out on digital identity?

John Erik Setsaas, VP of Innovation and Identity at Signicat, identifies the answers.

On Aug 15, 2020
@RAlexJimenez shared
Crypto Savings Accounts Are Coming to #Fintech Firms That Use Wyre https://t.co/uqNZOrA08b via @coindesk #finserv #banking #cryptocurrency #cryptoassets
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Crypto Savings Accounts Are Coming to Fintech Firms That Use Wyre

Crypto Savings Accounts Are Coming to Fintech Firms That Use Wyre

Crypto payments startup Wyre is offering white-labeled savings accounts that dole out interest on crypto, the company announced Friday.

On Aug 17, 2020
@FintechBot shared
DIFC FinTech Hive’s Latest Pioneering Accelerator Programme Have An Unprecedented Number Of Start-Up Applicants https://t.co/SbJV2AxsoN by @thefintechtimes 2020-08-17 15:01:04
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DIFC FinTech Hive’s Latest Pioneering Accelerator Programme Have An Unprecedented Number Of Start-Up Applicants

DIFC FinTech Hive’s Latest Pioneering Accelerator Programme Have An Unprecedented Number Of Start-Up Applicants

DIFC FinTech Hive, the first and largest financial technology accelerator in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, has attracted an unprecedented 620 global, regional and ...

On Aug 17, 2020
@VentureBeat shared
The role of autonomous ships in a world wary of pandemics https://t.co/1ny7F47pqo by @psawers
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The role of autonomous ships in a world wary of pandemics

The role of autonomous ships in a world wary of pandemics

Ships play a huge part in the global economy, and we could soon see a bigger push toward automation in the maritime realm.