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Nasdaq Launches Digital Platform for Global Carbon Based on Smart Contracts

Nasdaq announced the launch of a new technology that securely digitizes the issuance, settlement, and custody of carbon credits. It will be provided to market infrastructures, registry platforms, and other service providers globally. The service will support the development and

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UBS’ Roboadvisor Wealthfront Announces $50 Billion AUM Milestone

Wealthfront, a leading robo-advisor industry, announced that the company now oversees more than $50 billion in assets for over 700,000 clients, largely young professionals across the United States. This year Wealthfront’s team introduced new product lines, leading to an increase

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Bottomline Opens B2B Payment Network

Bottomline makes its B2B payment network available to approved financial institutions, fintechs and others looking to increase payment acceptance. This is the first time Bottomline’s business payment network has opened access to its proprietary Premium ACH supplier network. Partners can

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The Top 50 Crypto VC’s in 2023

The USA is dominant in the cryptocurrency venture capital (VC) game, representing more than 71% of the total amount of capital under management from the top 50 crypto-focused VC funds, a new report by Coinstack Partners, a boutique investment bank

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US VC Investments Show Signs of Stabilization

After 18 months of decline, the US venture capital (VC) investment landscape is showing signs of stabilization and returning to 2019-2020 levels, new data released by Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) show. In H2 2022 and H1 2023, VC investments in

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Jumio Recognized as Representative Vendor for Identity Verification by Gartner

Jumio, a provider of identity verification solutions, has been recognized as a Representative Vendor in the latest Gartner Market Guide for Identity Verification. This is the fifth consecutive year that Jumio has received this recognition. Vendors are selected for the

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PayPal Partners with Meta to Enable Donations on Facebook and Instagram

Paypal announced that PayPal Giving Fund is expanding its partnership with Meta to exclusively enable charitable giving on Facebook and Instagram in the US, UK, Australia and Canada. As an IRS-registered charity, PayPal Giving Fund’s mission is to support charities by

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Thoma Bravo Completes Acquisition of ForgeRock; Combines ForgeRock into Ping Identity

Thoma Bravo and ForgeRock announced the completion of Thoma Bravo’s acquisition of ForgeRock in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2.3 billion. The acquisition agreement was previously announced on October 11, 2022, and approved by ForgeRock stockholders at ForgeRock’s Special Meeting of Stockholders

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10 Must Know Fintech Accelerators and Incubators in USA and Canada

With robust financial markets, advanced infrastructure and technological prowess, North America has emerged as a hotspot for fintech innovation. The continent boasts a myriad of programs designed to propel startups to the top, providing the most promising tech-enabled businesses with

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PayPal Rolls Out Stablecoin Backed by U.S. Dollar

Global payment giant PayPal announced the launch of a U.S. dollar-denominated stablecoin which will be available to consumers, merchants and developers to seamlessly connect fiat and digital currencies. PayPal USD (PYUSD) is backed by U.S. dollar deposits, short-term U.S Treasuries

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