Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Tags Europe

Tag: Europe

EU banks back launch of Open Banking Europe PSD2 directory

EBA Clearing subsidiary Preta has signed up 40 banks and tech firms to Open Banking Europe, an initiative launched in June last year to create a centralised PSD2 directory. Read more: www.finextra.com

SIA completes acquisition of First Data card processing businesses

SIA and First Data have announced the completion of SIA`s acquisition of the latter`s card processing businesses in areas of Central and Southeastern Europe for €387m. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

SEBA nabs $101m to support it with getting a bank license

Switzerland-based SEBA Crypto has netted CHF 100m ($101m) in funding to build a FINMA licensed bank. Read more: fintech.global

SIA launches Open Banking digital platform

SIA has launched a new “Open Banking” digital platform for the Italian and European banks, FinTechs, corporates, SMEs and public sector organisations. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

France introduces new ICO framework

The French authorities have accepted the legal ICO framework drafted in early 2018. The framework is an important part of a push to turn the country into an ICO hub. Read more: www.coinspeaker.com

European Parliament draft legislation on crowdfunding

A recent draft of legislation by the European Parliament pertaining to European Crowdfunding Service Providers (ECSP) indicates an interest in Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Kodit.io bags €1.7m to support its European expansion

AI-powered real estate platform Kodit.io has received €1.7m in its Seed round, to support its expansion across Europe. Read more: fintech.global

Seedrs teams with Republic

Seedrs, a leading European investment crowdfunding platform, has formed a partnership with US based investment platform Republic. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

solarisBank, CrossLend partner to automate loan securitisation

CrossLend and solarisBank have formed a strategic partnership to offer digital and fully automated loan securitisation. Read more: fintech.global

B2B payment solution Previse raises $7m Series A

B2B payment solution Previse has raised $7m in its Series A round of funding, to help it meet growing demand. Read more: fintech.global