Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Bondora Reports Almost €8m in Originations for November

Peer to peer lending platform Bondora says loan originations almost hit €8 million during the month of November. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Urjanet Uses Utility Data to Expand Access to Credit

Urjanet is using utility data to help underwrite loans and widen access to financial services — and it has more utility data than anyone else. Read More: bankinnovation.net

Uber launches bus-booking service in Egyptian capital

Uber Technologies Inc has launched a bus-booking service in Cairo, the company’s chief executive said on his first visit to Egypt on Tuesday. Read More: www.reuters.com

P2P lender Zopa granted a banking license in the UK

The world first P2P lender has achieved another first with the approval of a banking license from regulators in the UK.Read More: www.lendacademy.com

CoverWallet launches platform for insurance agents

CoverWallet announced a dedicated platform for insurance agents. Read More: www.finextra.com

Aquis Exchange installs VeriFIX Enterprise by Itiviti

Aquis Exchange PLC has successfully installed VeriFIX Enterprise by Itiviti, an integrated platform for automated enterprise-level testing of trading systems. Read More: www.finextra.com

Banco Original chooses Fico for launch of digital platform

Banco Original has chosen FICO as its strategic partner to launch its digital platform. Read More: www.finextra.com

Saxo Bank launches new platform for investors in Denmark

Saxo Bank launches a new user-friendly and simpler platform tailored to the growing segment of investors. Read More: www.finextra.com

Whirl launches crowdfunding platform

The launch of Whirl, a socially driven crowdfunding platform that's built on the blockchain. Read More: www.finextra.com

HSBC Canada switches on digital lending with Biz2Credit

Biz2Credit is working with HSBC Bank Canada to give Canadian small business owners quicker and easier access to apply for business financing. Read More: www.finextra.com