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SecureKey, Trulioo, and Financeit all made the cut.
Alex Blumberg – producer of This American Life, creator of NPR’s Planet Money, and founder of Gimlet Media – tells us how going from journalist to entrepreneur gave him more faith in billionaires. (sponsored)
Chinese Bitcoin companies represent 7 of the top 50 in KPMG’s FinTech 100.
What’s Missing in FinTech? Oh Yeah, Women(AMERICANBANKER)
Uncomfortable moments for women abound in the male-dominated FinTech industry.
The long term relationship, the first of its kind in Australia, includes a 5 year deal to fund up to $60 million to assist MoneyPlace to grow its consumer lending.
Prior to the funding announcement, Trulioo has spent much of 2015 strengthening its bench, adding a new president and VP of sales.
Global Payments buys Heartland for $4.3 billion(MOBILEPAYMENTSTODAY)
Global Payments said that the acquisition significantly expands its U.S. direct small and medium-size enterprise distribution, merchant base and vertical reach.
Linux Foundation teams with FinTech firms for blockchain development project (IBSINTELLIGENCE)
The project will develop an enterprise grade, open source distributed ledger framework.