Tag: LendTech

Banking Tech, LendTech

SME financing platform Rapid Finance acquires lendtech firm Thrive

October 4, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

Designed for banks, non-bank lenders and credit unions, Thrive’s end-to-end digital lending tech boosts operational efficiencies in the origination and underwriting processes for both SMEs and consumers. The acquisition of the platform by Rapid Finance “represents a significant addition” to […]

Invest tech, Markets

US Treasury yields are soaring, but what does it mean for markets and crypto?

September 29, 2022


Across all tradeable markets and currencies, U.S. Treasurys — government bonds — have significant influence. In finance, any risk measurement is relative, meaning, if one insures a house, the maximum liability is set in some form of money. Similarly, if […]

Banking Tech, LendTech

FairMoney taps banking tech vendor Oradian to power next growth phase

September 22, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

The credit-led digital financial institution will implement Oradian’s tech to power its next stage of product development and scale its existing solutions. FairMoney CEO Laurin Hainy says: “Our ultimate goal remains bridging the financial inclusion gap in emerging economies. “We […]

Banking Tech, LendTech

Pakistan’s Neem raises $2.5M to serve underbanked communities with its embedded finance platform

September 13, 2022

Via: TechCrunch

Pakistan’s embedded finance platform Neem has raised $2.5 million in a seed funding round as it works to support underbanked communities in the country. The Karachi-based startup targets communities across sectors including agriculture, MSMEs, e-commerce, logistics, healthcare and others. It […]

Banking Tech, LendTech

Europe fintech funding round-up: Ark Kapital, Credix and Nokkel

September 9, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

Swedish fintech start-up Ark Kapital has secured an additional €15 million in funding, just six months after it closed its €165 million seed round. The round was led by investor Annika Falkengren with participation from all previous seed and angel […]

Banking Tech, LendTech

Non-Bank Lender Bridgit Joins Forces With Australia’s Loan Market

September 8, 2022

Via: The Fintech Times

Bridgit, which launched in mid-2021, has processed more than $1billion in loan applications and financed over $250million in Australian residential property. Mortgage broker Nick Jacobs and capital markets guru Aaron Bassin founded Bridgit after identifying that customers were missing out […]