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London-based online currency transfer outfit TransferWise has raised a $58 million Series C round that was led by Andreessen Horowitz. This follows a $25 million Series B round… 87 more words

Jan 2015: FinTech Market Update

As we enter the new year, the Venture Scanner Financial Technology scan is currently tracking 1,042 companies across 17 categories (and counting). Of the 1,042 companies, 481 have publicly announced funding of more than $15B in aggregate. 339 more words

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Hong Kong Continues To Attract Record FDI

Invest Hong Kong, the territory’s inward investment agency,

has announced that it assisted a record number of businesses to establish operations in 2014.

InvestHK’s Director-General of Investment Promotion, Simon Galpin, said: “2014 was another record year for InvestHK in terms of completed projects. 29 more words

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[IT World] Digital Currency Revolution

On December 22, the Korea Information Processing Society (KIPS) held a conference on “digital currency and financial revolution” at JW Marriott Hotel Seoul, with a view to allowing experts from the government, industry and academia to discuss the convergence of the most common virtual currency ‘Bitcoin’ and IoT and the future of financial technology (fintech). 649 more words

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