October 25, 2017

FinTech Daily News – Edition 80, 25.10.2017

FinTech Daily News by Florin Oprea Edition 80, 25.10.2017 Payments Apple Pay Rival Fitbit Pay Launches In The UK – But Just One Small Fintech Bank Supports It Ryan Browne – CNBC Fitbit has launched its payments processing app in the U.K. The wearable tech firm’s answer to competitor giants […]
October 24, 2017

FinTech Daily News – Edition 79, 24.10.2017

FinTech Daily News by Florin Oprea Edition 79, 24.10.2017 Deals, Investments & M&As SoFi Held Sale Talks, But Bidders Balked At $8 Billion Price Alwyn Scott – Reuters Social Finance discussed a potential sale earlier this year, including with financial services company Charles Schwab, but the talks fell apart over […]
October 23, 2017

FinTech Daily News – Edition 78, 23.10.2017

FinTech Daily News by Florin Oprea Edition 78, 23.10.2017 Deals, Investments & M&As Asia Fintech: Ant Heads West For Next Phase Of Expansion Chris Wright  – Euromoney Ant Financial is best known for domestic mobile payments dominance and its steady expansion into emerging markets – what’s it doing in Scandinavia? […]
October 20, 2017

FinTech Daily News – Edition 77, 20.10.2017

FinTech Daily News by Florin Oprea Edition 77, 20.10.2017 Deals, Investments & M&As Qudian’s New York IPO Underlines Appetite For China’s Fintech Emily Feng, Don Weinland – Financial Times (subscription) Qudian had a debut to remember on the NYSE this week. Its shares closed up 22%, making a multi-millionaire of […]