European Crowdfunding Network Launches ECN – Italian Strategic Group to Collaborate on Culture of Crowdfunding

The European Crowdfunding Network (ECN) has announced the creation of a new group entitled the ECN-Italian Strategic Group (ECN-ISG). The ECN is the leading pan-European voice for investment crowdfunding. The objective of the ECN-ISG Working Group is to foster a more robust culture of crowdfunding in... Read More The post European Crowdfunding

Saudi Arabia and UAE To Test Cryptocurrency for Cross Border Payments

Following a meeting of The Executive Committee of the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council, the UAE and Saudi Arabia have announced plans to collaborate on a “joint pilot cryptocurrency” for possible use in cross border banking, Emerati state news agency WAM reports. The initiative is one of seven... Read More The post Saudi Arabia

Modo Announces Expansion of Technology Partnership With Plaid

Canadian fintech Mogo Finance Technology announced on Wednesday it is expanding its technology partnership with Plaid. Modo reported that it is using Plaid’s API technology to enable more convenient access to its products and help more users to gain control of their financial health. While sharing... Read More The post Modo Announces

Onfido Forms New Partnership With BitPay to Power Secure Payments in Bitcoin

Onfido, a U.S. based identity verification platform, announced on Wednesday it has formed a new partnership with BitPay to accept secured payments in Bitcoin. Onfidio reported that BitPay is also using its technology to meet Know Your Customer (KYC) requirements and onboard new users to its platform... Read More The post Onfido Forms

Spain: Finance Regulator Blacklists Unauthorized Crypto Exchange

Spain’s finance regulator, The Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV), has blacklisted a purported crypto and Forex brokerage called FX Trading corporation after the CNMV determined the company was facilitating “asset” trades for Spanish investors without being licensed to do so in the country,... Read More The post Spain: Finance

Here is the OECD Report on Initial Coin Offerings to Support SMEs

Just about every international organization that touches finance has postulated on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and what should be done with this new form of access to capital. Last week, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) had their say. Last fall, the OECD... Read More The post Here is

Robocash Partners with Inditrade to Provide Micro-Loans in India

Following a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which was signed last year, Inditrade Capital and Robocash Group have launched a new short-term consumer lending service in India. Robocash Group says the start of microlending operations by its subsidiary JRG FinCorp. Ltd in India is operating the service... Read More The post Robocash Partners

Dosh Secures $40 Million Through Series B Funding Round Led By Goodwater Capital

Dosh, an app that gives consumers cash back every time they shop at participating merchants, announced on Tuesday it secured $40 million, including $20 million in equity and $20 million in venture debt, through its Series B financing round. The round was led by Goodwater Capital, which led the Dosh’s Series A... Read More The post Dosh Secures

Blockchain Firm AlphaPoint Appoints Scott Grayson as Head of Enterprise Sales

AlphaPoint, a blockchain company focused on enabling institutions to launch, scale, and operate digital asset exchanges globally, announced on Tuesday it has appointed Scott Grayson as its new SVP and Head of Enterprise Sales. Grayson brings more than 25 years of experience leading sales teams... Read More The post Blockchain Firm

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