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Ripple expands to South America with Brazil launch

Blockchain payments company Ripple has launched in Brazil marking their first step in expanding across South America. Hoping to develop Ripple’s business in the region,...

BUSINESS

TradeIX to add 70 more staff to its Dublin HQ

Blockchain startup TradeIX is looking to expand its headquarters in Dublin, Ireland with the hiring of about 70 more staff. Technology partner for the Corda-based...

Standard Chartered to launch digital platform for Indian SMEs

Standard Chartered's SC Ventures is planning to set up a standalone digital platform to provide small and medium enterprises in India with solutions for...

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BNP Paribas partners with MGI to launch AI FX index

BNP Paribas has partnered with Millennium Global Investments (MGI) to launch BNP Paribas MGI Systematic Currency Alpha Index, a foreign exchange index that works...

Amaiz introduces app-based banking service for UK ‘solopreneurs’

UK-based startup Amaiz has announced the launch of a specialist banking app for freelancers, gig workers, entrepreneurs, and contractors. The all-in-one business banking app aims...

TradeIX to add 70 more staff to its Dublin HQ

Blockchain startup TradeIX is looking to expand its headquarters in Dublin, Ireland with the hiring of about 70 more staff. Technology partner for the Corda-based...

Dubai International Financial Centre unveils $10m fintech fund

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has unveiled a $10 million fintech fund managed by Wamda Capital and Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) for start-ups...

FSS takes 46% stake in Ecentric

Global payments technology company, Financial Software and Systems (FSS) has made a strategic investment in Standard Bank subsidiary Ecentric.  The financial terms of the deal...

Barclays brings BPay to Pingit apps

Barclays is looking to merge its Bpay wearable products with more popular Pingit money transfer app, as it struggles to attract more users. Bpay was...

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Line to launch crypto exchange

Japanse messaging giant Line is looking to introduce its own cryptocurrency exchange. Named Bitbox, the exchange will open for business next month to offer a...

Vipps partners with Nets for electronic invoicing

Norwegian payments app has partnered with Danish payments firm Nets to develop new invoicing and bill payments options in the country. The Danish firm's digital...

Sibos 2018: Accenture tech now connects major blockchain platforms

Consulting giant Accenture unveils a new "interoperability node" of blockchain platforms which enables two or more blockchain enabled ecosystems to integrate, easing the wider enterprise adoption of...

Open Banking API provider TrueLayer raises $7.5m for European expansion

Financial API platform TrueLayer has raised $7.5 million to take its company across Europe, starting with Germany and France. The Series A funding round was...

DBS Hong Kong revamps DBS HotSpot into Startup Xchange

DBS Hong Kong is revamping its earlier program into a platform that matches its corporate clients' problem statements with startups.  Dubbed Startup Xchange, the program will...

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Ripple expands to South America with Brazil launch

Blockchain payments company Ripple has launched in Brazil marking their first step in expanding across South America. Hoping to develop Ripple’s business in the region,...

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