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India-based InsurTech platform Acko raises $12m

Online insurer company Acko General Insurance has raised a $12m funding round led by Amazon. Read more: fintech.global

ToneTag said to raise between $8m to $10m

Contactless payment platform ToneTag has reportedly raised between $8m and $10m in its latest funding round. Read more: fintech.global

Westpac extends banking skill to Amazon Echo Spot

Westpac has today announced its customers can now access the Westpac Banking Skill offered via Amazon Alexa on Echo Spot, Amazon’s latest voice-enabled Read more: fintechranking.com

Capital Float said to close $22m investment from Amazon

Capital Float, a working capital provider to India-based SMEs, has reportedly secured $22m in its latest funding round. Read more: fintech.global

Amazon may soon accept Bitcoin (and sell the data to LE)

Amazon.com, Inc. - has won a patent for a marketplace that offers data feeds. More important, the patented marketplace includes bitcoin transactions. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Amazon’s focus on FinTech, explained

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is a prime example of how "Big Tech" needs to incorporate fintech in its business, according to Cantor Fitzgerald. Read more: www.benzinga.com

Why fluidity is the future of voice AI

Building voice functionality for banks, isn't about building the right skills for Alexa alone, but building the right voice-activated AI across a host of cloud-based experiences. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Bank of Amazon could woo 70 million US customers

Bain and Co, estimates that a banking service from Amazon could swell to more than 70 million US customer accounts within five years. Read more: fintechranking.com

Donald Trump reiterates internet tax proposal

President Donald Trump renewed calls for an internet tax, in what is seen as a direct attack on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Let’s talk about insurance before Amazon disrupts it

Matteo Carbone looks back over his insurtech predictions for 2017, seeing how well they did and following up with his thoughts for the year ahead, Read more: banknxt.com