Thursday, November 22, 2018
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SavR secures $1m in its Seed round

Personal finance platform SavR has secured $1m in its seed round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Financial services provider 9F Group closes Series E round

China-based 9F Group, a provider of a range of financial services, has closed its Series E round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

China-based Cobo nets $13m in Series A

Cobo, a blockchain product developer, has netted $13m through its Series A financing round. Read more: fintech.global

UnionPay cards issued outside China exceeds 100 million

UnionPay International has announced that the number of UnionPay cards issued outside the Chinese Mainland has exceeded 100 million. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

Flywire enables faster student loan payments

Most people know that China is the world-leading supplier of students studying abroad. Read more: www.pymnts.com

GGV Capital pulls in $1.88bn across four new fund closes

US and China-focused investor GGV Capital has raised $1.88bn at the close of four venture capital funds. Read more: fintech.global

Chinese government may wield power to destroy Bitcoin

A study suggests China’s growing influence over Bitcoin has given the country the ability to heavily shape, or even destroy, Bitcoin. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Nubank reportedly bags $180m investment from Tencent

Brazil-based challenger bank Nubank has reportedly received a $180m investment from Chinese backer Tencent. Read more: fintech.global

Shanghai Court Rules Ethereum is Protected Under Property Laws

The statement was a result of an unjust enrichment case filed by a crypto tech company in Beijing, which accidentally sent 20 Ether to a man named Chen. Read more: www.ccn.com

Chinese banking giant issues $1.3bn in securities on blockchain

A state-owned commercial bank in China has completed the issuance of mortgage-backed securities worth $1.3 billion using a blockchain network. Read more: www.coindesk.com