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FESE Responds to EU’s Consultation on Fintech

FESE Responds to EU’s Consultation on Fintech   The Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE) recently published their response to the European Commission’s Consultation, “FinTech: a more competitive and innovative European Financial Sector.” In their response, they listed three principles that they believe will be vital for the development of the Fintech… Read More The […]

Macy’s Kicks Off Shop For a Cause Charity Challenge on CrowdRise

Macy’s Kicks Off Shop For a Cause Charity Challenge on CrowdRise On Thursday, retail giant Macy’s announced the launch of its twelfth annual Shop For A Cause Program and kicked off a new charity challenge on crowdfunding platform, CrowdRise. According to Macy’s and CrowdRise, charities looking to participate in this fundraising challenge must sign up […]

Tipalti Unveils New Capabilities For Future-Proof Accounts Payable

Tipalti Unveils New Capabilities For Future-Proof Accounts Payable Tipalti announced this week the launch of a series of new capabilities that are set to enable forward-thinking CFOs to transform their finance organization from an operational function to a strategic enabler of global growth while transitioning AP from a cost center to a profit… Read More […]

Producers Michael Simka & Bart Baker Launch Reg CF Campaign on Microventures For “Adventures of Bunny Bravo” Feature Films

Producers Michael Simka & Bart Baker Launch Reg CF Campaign on Microventures For “Adventures of Bunny Bravo” Feature Films Producer Mychal Simka and Executive Producer Bart Baker have recently launched a Reg CF campaign through Indiegogo/Microventure’s equity crowdfunding platform for the new animated feature films, Adventures of Bunny Bravo and Un Conejo de Huevos, which are […]

Update: Powervault Surpasses £750,000 Funding Target Through Latest Crowdcube Campaign 

Update: Powervault Surpasses £750,000 Funding Target Through Latest Crowdcube Campaign  Just a little over two weeks after launching its latest equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowedcube, UK-based Powervault has successfully secured its initial £750,000 thanks to more than 440 investors. As previously reported, this is the fourth Crowdcube raise that Powervault has launched. The home battery system… […]

Circle Launches Free Cross-Border Mobile Payments Based on Blockchain

Circle Launches Free Cross-Border Mobile Payments Based on Blockchain Circle, a Blockchain based Fintech startup backed by Goldman Sachs, announced recently it was launching its mobile payments solution to the US, UK, and Europe, which will allow people to transfer money across countries without any fees instantly. Free and Instant Cross-Border Payments Blockchain is the… Read […]