Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Paris Blockchain Week Summit Shows French Regulatory Climate Beginning to Thaw

France isn’t at the forefront of blockchain adoption–at least, not yet. Read more: bitcoinist.com

FinTech investment in France has increased more than five-fold since 2014

Last years saw the first FinTech investment valued over $50m recorded in the country Read more: fintech.global

French card firm Evolis creates Japanese subsidiary

Evolis has created a wholly-owned subsidiary in Tokyo – Evolis Japan – to establish a long-term presence in Japan. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Linedata acquires French start-up Loansquare

Linedata has acquired French start-up Loansquare as it looks to beef up its platforms and services for lenders. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Aviva France to adopt Amazon Pay

Aviva France customers can now use the information stored in their Amazon account to purchase car and home insurance Read more: coverager.com

A new exchange will help launch their product

A new French exchange is willing to protect their clients’ funds by keeping nearly all their funds in cold storage and sticking to strict rules to Read more: www.coinspeaker.com

French challenger bank Qonto collects €20m Series B

France-based challenger bank Qonto has collected €20m in its Series B round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

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

Salesforce Accelerate names next batch of FinTechs for its program

Salesforce Accelerate has named the next 14 FinTech companies from across the EMEA to be a part of its latest program. Read more: fintech.global

Self-employed banking app Shine nabs €8m in funding

Shine, a banking app designed for the self-employed, has picked up €8m in a funding round. Read more: fintech.global