Tuesday, March 5, 2024
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BNP Paribas launches FinTech/InsurTech accelerator

Banking group BNP Paribas and global innovation platform Plug and Play have launched a Fintech and Insurtech acceleration program in Paris. Read more: www.finsmes.com

France’s Central Bank wants to work with more blockchain startups

France’s central bank is opening up a new innovation lab, with an eye to collaborate with blockchain startups. Read more: www.coindesk.com

BNP Paribas announces new digital push as profits rise

BNP Paribas has announced it will invest billions in a new digitalisation push as it reports a growth in gross operating income. Read more: www.cityam.com

BNP Paribus takes stake in RegTech startup Fortia

BNP Paribus Securities Services has invested in compliance startup Fortia giving the BNP Paribus subsidy a minority stake in the business. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Spendesk snaps up €2m to manage company expenses

Paris-based Spendesk has raised €2m in a seed round. he funding comes from Kima Ventures and FundersClub. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Yomoni takes $5.4m for French robo-advisor

French robo-advisor company Yomoni has picked up $5.4m in a new round of funding from existing backer Crédit Mutuel Arkéa and Iéna Venture. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Qonto wants to become N26 for business banking

French startup Qonto has some ambitious goals and wants to become the best bank account you can get when you start a company in France. Read more: www.techcrunch.com

Bankin pockets €7m for personal finance app

French personal finance management app Bankin has raised €7m in a new round of venture funding. Omnes Capital led the investment. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Why France might steal the UK’s FinTech crown

After the Brexit vote, many industry leaders expressed concerns about difficulties bringing in foreign talent and losing access to the single market. Read more: uk.businessinsider.com

L’Atelier BNP Paribas opens second FinTech accelerator

L'Atelier BNP Paribas is now launching Season 2 of its FinTech & Corporate Accelerator programme. Read more: www.econotimes.com