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Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

dLocal Partners With Amazon For Local Payments Acceptance Services in Chile

dLocal, a fintech company specializing in facilitating cross-border payments for global e-commerce merchants in emerging markets, announced on Tuesday Amazon ha

Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

Billionaire ICAP Founder Michael Spencer Commits 25 Million to New 100 Million Fintech Fund in the UK

Michael Spencer, the billionaire founder of ICAP, has reportedly committed 25 million (appr. $32.5 million) to a newly established 100 million (appr. $130 m

Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

Brazilian Fintech Olivia Secures $5 Million in Funding from BV and BR Startups Fund

Brazilian Fintech firm Olivia recently revealed that it had acquired R$25 million (appr. $5 million) in investments. The companys application assists its cli

Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

Licensed E-Money Institution Monerium to Issue E-Money on the Algorand protocol

Monerium, a licensed e-money issuer will be utilizing the Algorand blockchain protocol to provide fiat currency transactions, according to a company release...

Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

Former Railsbank Executive Joins Cledera as Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer

Cledara Limited, a purchase and analytics platform for the subscription economy, has hired as Chief Revenue Officer and as a co-founder. van Leeuwen was mos

Crowdfund Insider: Tuesday January 21, 2020

Not Just Finance: Oil & Gas Industry Looks to Blockchain to Drive Value

The Oil and Gas industry is digging into blockchain seeking operational efficiencies. While much of the focus of blockchain advocates is currently looking at tr