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Tech Platform Talenthouse Listed Its Shares on the SIX Swiss Exchange

Talenthouse AG, a leading technology platform connecting creatives and brands globally, has today listed 418,337,210 registered shares on SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker THAG) in response to an exceptional demand for digital content creation. Talenthouse, with its operational headquarters in London,

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Temenos Partners With Mastercard to Boost the Adoption of Request to Pay

Cloud banking platform Temenos announced a collaboration with Mastercard that will help banks to accelerate their introduction of Request to Pay services in the UK. This new initiative combines pre-composed solutions on the Temenos Banking Cloud with Mastercard’s services, making

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Hargreaves Lansdown Selects Bottomline to Future-Proof Payments

Bottomline announced that UK-based Hargreaves Lansdown plc, a UK based investment platform for private investors, has selected Bottomline PTX to support its ‘cloud-first’ payments strategy. Hargreaves Lansdown’s decision to move to a cloud-based business payments platform aligns with its digital

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UK Digital Infrastructure: AWS Plans £1.8 Billion Investment

AWS’s continued commitment to the UK includes investments in infrastructure, renewable energy, and skills and training Today we are announcing that we expect to spend more than £1.8 billion in the next two years building and operating data centres in

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Digital Asset Manager CoinShares Increases Its Stake in FlowBank to 20.28%

London-based digital asset manager CoinShares announced that it will be increasing its stake in Swiss online bank FlowBank to 20.28%. The move was to facilitate increased digital asset exposure through FlowBank’s proprietary technology platform. In the fall of 2021, FlowBank

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Lendable Announces GBP 210M Funding Round Led by Ontario Teachers Pension Fund

Lendable, an AI-powered consumer finance platform, has announced a GBP 210m funding round at a valuation in excess of GBP 3.5bn. The round was led by the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board (Ontario Teachers’), through its Teachers’ Innovation Platform (TIP).

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Swiss SME Lender Tradeplus24 Launches in the UK With £30 Million Debt Facility

Swiss small and medium enterprise (SME) financing startup Tradeplus24 announced that it will be expanding into the UK with the close of a £30 million debt facility provided by San Francisco-headquartered global credit fund, Partners for Growth (PFG), with advice

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London Stock Exchange Inks US$325 Million Deal to Acquire TORA

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) announced that it has agreed to acquire TORA, a US-headquartered cloud-based technology provider that supports customers trading multiple asset classes across global markets, for US$325 million. The acquisition is expected to close later this

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Top 12 In-Person Fintech Events Taking Place in H1 2022 in London

In 2021, in-person events started returning as governments around the world began easing social distancing and traveling rules. Now in 2022, it appears that in-person conferences are back in full force. Over the coming months, several large scale, prominent fintech

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Italian Banking Group Intesa Sanpaolo Invests £40 Million Into Thought Machine

Italian international banking group Intesa Sanpaolo has selected Thought Machine, the UK-headquartered core banking technology company, to power its new digital banking platform. In conjunction with this partnership, Intesa Sanpaolo has made a £40 million investment in Thought Machine to

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