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January 21, 2020
Week 3: a brief look back at some of the fintech news that’s not always picked up.
Canada’s VC market remains robust with fintech “very hot”
We start this week with news that Canada's venture capital market remains robust.
That was the conclusion of KPMG in Canada. Accor...
January 14, 2020
Week 1: a brief look back at some of the fintech news that’s not always picked up.
First pure-play digital bank in Southeast Asia receives bank license approval
We are looking back at the first week of the new year and we hear that TONIK Financial’s subsidiary in the Ph...
January 7, 2020
Week 52: a brief look back at some of the fintech news that’s not always picked up.
First P2P lending platform in Vietnam declares itself profitable
It was a quiet week as the world welcomed the new decade, but over in Hanoi we heard that Vaymuon.vn has become profitabl...
December 30, 2019
A brief look back at week 52 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
Southern hemisphere in fintech to be big in 2020
Twas the night before Chritsmas and the fintech world was quiet.
But, worthy of note, were some global money predictions from WorldRemit and o...
December 24, 2019
A brief look back at week 51 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
Australian fintech secures funding from wealth manager
In the run-up to Christmas, news was fairly thin on the ground, but we did hear that in Sydney, SendGold, Asia-Pacific's peer-to-peer D...
December 17, 2019
A brief look back at week 50 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
Global card payment growth
Global card payment is set to grow 13% by 2022, reaching $46 trillion in 2022, up from $29 trillion in 2018.
The estimates come from Commercial Cards and B2B Payment...
December 10, 2019
A brief look back at week 49 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
Toditocash drops user fees
We start this week in Mexico, as one of the country's leading payment processing fintech companies said it will no longer charge any fees to users.
ToditoCash CEO Ric...
December 9, 2019
MiddleGame Ventures (MGV), a fintech-focused investment firm well known to Railsbank, has raised a new fund which targets post-seed, series A and series B lead investments in Europe and North America.
The MGV’s Venture Fund I has achieved its first close, with a final c...
December 3, 2019
A brief look back at week 48 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
North American banks to lose $88bn in payments revenue?
A new report has suggested that as much as 15% of North American banks' payments revenue - $88bn - is likely to be displaced by the grow...
November 26, 2019
A brief look back at week 47 at some of the news that’s not always picked up.
Winners of the fifth Annual Canadian Fintech & AI Awards
We know that Canada is a hotbed of fintech activity and last week The Digital Finance Institute announced the 2019 winners of the fift...
Railsbank news round-up: Robust Canadian VC market
Railsbank news round-up: TONIK to offer full range of banking services in the Philippines
Railsbank news round-up: Vietnam's first P2P lending platform profitable
Railsbank news round-up: 2020 will be the year of the Southern hemisphere in fintech
Railsbank news round-up: wealth manager funds Australian fintech
Railsbank news round-up: global card payment set to grow 13% by 2022
Railsbank news round-up: Toditocash drops user fees
MiddleGame Ventures launches €150m fintech focused fund
Railsbank news round-up: North American banks to lose $88bn in payments revenue?
Railsbank news round-up: Winners of major Fintech and AI Awards
Railsbank makes most competitive RegTech100 list yet
Railsbank news round-up: Singapore grabs attention
November 19, 2019
Railsbank news round-up: second largest investor in fintech companies showcasing Ireland's fintech sector at Singapore Fintech Festival
November 12, 2019
Singapore sees launch of first insurance savings plan with Visa card to spend
November 11, 2019
Singapore - the home of innovation and the second home to Railsbank
November 6, 2019
VC deals in Asia show Q3 increase
November 5, 2019
Railsbank news round-up: WeBank to showcase fintech solutions at Singapore Fintech Festival
November 4, 2019
Railsbank news round-up: The FinTech Abu Dhabi Festival
October 28, 2019
Railsbank news round-up: Shanghai International Money Fair
October 21, 2019
Railsbank news round-up: Proprietary fintech solution
October 14, 2019