Thursday, February 2, 2023

FinTech robo advisor launches aimed at women in Asia

The Asian FinTech market is taking off according to Gina Heng, who has launched a FinTech platform aimed at helping women to manage their finances. Read more:

P2P companies set on disrupting insurance industry

Luke Graham for CNBC Start-ups are using new strategies to bring disruption to the trillion-dollar insurance industry. Read more:

BNP Paribas launches bank accelerator

BNP Paribas has launched the first bank accelerator dedicated to Fintechs and Insurtechs, in order to co-construct innovative new services along with these startups. Read more:

Schwab ‘robo advisor’ doubled assets over the last year

Investments in Charles Schwab Corp's "robo adviser" service grew to surpass $10 billion in September, more than double. Read more:

Responsive aims to beat the Robo-Advisors with AI investing

Vancouver-based startup Responsive is launching an AI-driven, active management investment service this August. Read more:

Citizens Bank signs SigFig for robo-adviser investment services

Citizens Bank said Thursday it is partnering with SigFig, a leading robo-adviser, to help manage the portfolios of the bank's 1.2 million middle-income retirement savers. Read more: Read more:

Monzo Announces 2016 Highlights (Infographic)

Following an exciting year, which involved an epic Crowdcube campaign and name change, digital bank Monzo shared more details about 2016’s successes. Read more:

Clarity Money grabs $11m for financial wellbeing app

Financial wellbeing app Clarity Money has landed $11m in a Series B round co-led by RRE Ventures and Citi Ventures. Read more:

BOE asks FinTech firms to help warn banks about cyberattacks

The Bank of England is recruiting FinTech companies to help prevent cyberattacks targeting financial institutions. Read more:

Groundspeed Analytics nabs $2m for insurance data platform

Insurance data and machine learning platform Groundspeed Analytics has closed a $2m Series A round. ManchesterStory led the round. Read more: