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Former CIO of the CFPB Tim Duncan Joins FinMkt’s Advisory Board

Former CIO of the CFPB Tim Duncan Joins FinMkt’s Advisory Board On Tuesday, FinMkt announced it appointed former CIO of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Tim Duncan, as a new member of its advisory board. According to FinMkt, Duncan brings years of technology, finance, and law experience to the company. He served as President […]

2017 State of Crowdfunding

2017 State of Crowdfunding Brian Korn is a corporate and securities attorney at the law firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP 2017 State of Crowdfunding: CrowdFund Beat. Source: http://crowdfundbeat.com/feed/

Newegg Announces New Landing Page Dedicated to Indiegogo Funded Projects

Newegg Announces New Landing Page Dedicated to Indiegogo Funded Projects North American e-retailer, Newegg, announced on Tuesday it is preparing to unveil a new landing page dedicated to products funded by the Indiegogo platform. The company stated the landing page is the next step in its collaboration with Indiegogo and will help fund campaigns sell and… […]

Treasurer of Australia Scott Morrison: “We must ensure that our policies and actions harness and realise the full potential of Fintech —by removing barriers to these innovations”

Treasurer of Australia Scott Morrison: “We must ensure that our policies and actions harness and realise the full potential of Fintech —by removing barriers to these innovations” Australia is embracing the innovation of Fintech. The advancement in the rest of the world has not been ignored.  Seeing opportunity, the Australian government has been working on […]

Crowdlender Zank Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain, One Day Remaining on Campaign

Crowdlender Zank Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain, One Day Remaining on Campaign Zank you very much for banking online.  With one day remaining on its Crowdcube Spain crowdfunding campaign, Spanish crowdlender Zank has surpassed its 300K€ goal by 118%, raising over 356,199€ from over 153 investors for 7.62% equity offered.  The largest investment was to date has been 30,000€. Zank […]

IMF & Dubai to Host FinTech Seminar at World Government Summit

IMF & Dubai to Host FinTech Seminar at World Government Summit The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is partnering with Dubai’s Ministry of Finance to co-host a fintech seminar during the 5th World Government Summit that will take place in Dubai between February 12-14, 2017.  Blockchain technology will be a key discussion point during this panel […]