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‘Robo advisor’ Scalable Capital is flourishing

The startup only opened to the public in January in Germany but already has 1,600 customers. Read more:

Contactless POS transactions to approach $500bn

BASINGSTOKE, England, September 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Contactless POS Terminal Retail Transactions to Approach $500 Billion by 2017. Read more:

Deutsche Bank to back InsurTech startups

Deutsche Bank is joining forces with startup accelerator Axel Springer Plug and Play to back banking and insurance startups with cash and other support. Read more:

N26 enlists Siri for money transfers

Apple iPhone-toting customers of Berlin-based challenger bank N26 can now pay their friends with a simple voice command to Siri. Read more:

Clinc launches voice-activated ‘financial genie’

Clinc, the cutting-edge artificial intelligence startup, today announced the launch of “Finie,” the financial genie. Read more:

Allianz hires new CEO for InsurTech incubator

German insurance giant Allianz has hired a new CEO for its InsurTech incubator Allianz X. Read more: www.fintechroundup

Payworks swipes $4.5m for payments processing

Payments processing firm Payworks has raised $4.5m in a Series A round of funding from Rumford and HW Capital. Existing backer Speedinvest also join the round. Read more:

Challenger bank Fidor adopts ‘attack formation’

Challenger banks have disrupted the banking sector without actually changing that much to date, , but the acquisition of Fidor Bank by French banking giant BPCE could see real inroads being made. Read more:

Ginmon gains Passion Capital backing for robo-advisor

Ginmon, a Frankfurt-based robo-advisor, has raised a new round of funding led by London VC Passion Capital. The size of the round is undisclosed.

BlockPay announces ICO in association with OpenLedger

Private cryptocurrency payments solutions provider, BlockPay has announced its crowd-based fundraising round through the upcoming ICO (Initial Coin offering). Read more: