Mashreq Joins Startupbootcamp FinTech Dubai

Dubai-based Mashreq bank joined the Startupbootcamp FinTech program in Dubai, a program designed to identify and nurture some of the best startups in the FinTech industry. Read more: finextra.com

Emma integrates Chip savings in money management app

Savings app Chip and money management app Emma are joining forces in an open banking collaboration team to allow UK customers to track their automatic savings and savings goals within Emma’s dashboard. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

WealthTech 100 identifies the companies everyone in asset and wealth management...

The top 100 WealthTech companies of 2019 from across the globe have been identified in the inaugural WealthTech 100 list, which has been compiled by FinTech Global.

TradeIt To Be Acquired by TradingView

Trading API and app developer TradeIt has agreed to be acquired by long-time partner TradingView. Read more: finovate.com

Broadway Technology acquires Barracuda FX for wealthtech push

Broadway Technology, provider of high-performance fixed income and foreign exchange solutions, has acquired the entirety of Barracuda FX, a provider of FX order management technology. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Finleap acquires German digital business bank Penta

Berlin based Penta, a challenger bank for startups and small businesses, has been acquired by fintech venture builder finleap. Read more: www.finextra.com

NatWest trials new personal finance app Mimo

NatWest has announced it will trial Mimo, an app that uses open banking APIs, artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics to give customers financial insights, reports Jane Connolly. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Banking App N26 Looks To Expand, Limit Product Offerings

German-based banking app N26, geared toward younger customers and backed by notable billionaires like Peter Thiel and Li Ka-shing, wants to expand beyond Europe while keeping product offerings simple, according to reports. Read more: pymnts.com

Investment Platform for Women Ellevest Raises $33M

Ellevest, the digital investment platform built by women, for women, announced today that it closed a $33m funding round, led by Rethink Impact and PSP Growth. Read more: finextra.com

Italian illimity enjoys business launch and preps retail offer

Illimity is a new Italian bank resulting from the merger of Spaxs and Banca Interprovinciale, calling itself “new generation”. Read more: www.bankingtech.com