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Tennis Champion Andy Murray Joins Revolut Crowdfunding Campaign

by JP Buntinxon July 31, 2017
The banking sector as we know it is undergoing some drastic changes. Digitization is the buzzword right now and financial institutions have to┬árethink their strategy. Digital banking outfit Revolut is on the right track in this regard. Although the company is looking to raise millions through crowdfunding, they are in a powerful position. After all, […]

Viberate Introduces Blockchain-Based Live Music Ecosystem

by JP Buntinxon July 20, 2017
Blockchain technology is likely to kickstart a revolution in the music industry. Over the recent years, ideas to remove financial intermediaries and replace it with an automated payment system have been transformed into platforms with inbound investments. It is a great time for the artists, for they could be part of something really revolutionary, to […]

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Incent ICO Raises 1,000 Bitcoin In First Week of Crowdfunding

by JP Buntinxon October 12, 2016
Initial coin offerings are seeing their fair share of success in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Incent, a company focusing on providing blockchain loyalty schemes, has raised over 1,000 Bitcoin in their first week of hosting a crowdfunding campaign. This means the project raised enough funds to go to market. Incent Reaches Major Milestone […]
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Robo-Investing Project Wealthify To Launch Seedrs Crowdfunding Campaign

by JP Buntinxon August 6, 2016
Robo-investing remains one of the hottest trends in the Fintech industry right now. Wealthify, one of the many projects trying to offer such a service, is looking at crowdfunding to raise capital. This is quite an interesting approach, as it also highlights the potential of democratizing investing throughout the United Kingdom. The public crowdfunding campaign […]

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MasterCard Contemplates Obtaining Payment License For China

by JP Buntinxon July 22, 2016
MasterCard has a plan of action to become a major player in China over the coming years. The card issuer is contemplating an application to become an officially licensed payment services provider. This is rather good news, as more competition in the market will be beneficial to both retailers and consumers. Not too long ago, […]
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Sharia-Compliant Crowdfunding Platform EthisCrowd Raises $363,000

by JP Buntinxon May 23, 2016
Crowdfunding is an integral part of the Fintech industry, as it allows entrepreneurs and businesses to raise funds for their products and services without relying on one or two big investors. EthisCrowd has successfully raised seed funding for its Islamic crowdfunding platform, which focuses on real estate. EthisCrowd Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform There are many […]