A report released last year by EY and major Singaporean bank DBS declared China the “undoubted centre of global fintech innovation and adoption”. And China isn’t the only Asian country making waves in the fintech sphere. Read the full story in Banking Technology.
What have VCs and fintech entrepreneurs learned after the last five years’ rounds of financing? Forbes.
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Episode Six, a next-generation financial technology provider, today announced that it has secured $7 million of its Series A funding. The round was led by HSBC and includes investments from Mastercard and SBI Investment Co., Ltd., which first invested in Episode Six through its FinTech Business Innovation Fund in 2017. Yahoo Finance.
Award winning Danish fintech ARYZE is launching a USD $15 million funding round after selecting Episode Six and IBM to support initiatives aimed at solving the inefficiencies of today’s payment systems. AryzeBlog