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The Long Wait for Millennials to Buy a Home Due To Impending Loan Debt

According to latest financial news today, millennials today need to wait a long time for buying homes. And this all is just because they have so much of student loan debt!The...

Algolia acquires $110M for its search-as-a-service, equipped by Slack, Twitch & others

Algolia is one of the group of startups that gives "search" as a service for websites and apps as an alternative to Google and other search engines. It is announcing a big...

Monzo Raises £85m to Become UK’s Latest Unicorn

Trending in the latest financial tech news, challenger bank Monzo closed a £85 million investment. This has made the fintech valuation to reach a whooping £1 billion. With this, Monzo is...
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Quicken vs. Quickbooks: Which Is Better For Managing Your Money?

Whether you run a restaurant, company or even bake for a living, you often need some help to manage your finances. This wont only help you balance your books but also...
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Latest Digital Currency by Japan to Be Unveiled Before 2020 Olympic Games

According to the latest finance news, Japan is planning to come up with its own digital currency called J COIN. Financial Times stated that this currency is being launched especially for...

DoorDash, presently estimated at $12.6B, shoots for the moon

Five years ago, Sequoia partner Alfred Lin called Tony Xu, the originator of a small on-demand delivery startup named DoorDash, said he was moving on the company’s seed round. Of course, this...
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Tink Partners With NatWest and Raises €56 million

The world of technology is taking over every domain possible. The rate at which industries are benefiting by advancing their IT is distinctively seen in each of their activities. On similar...

Gatsby raises a $15M Series A for its current web development platform

Gatsby is a platform that uses the latest web technologies like React and GraphQL to support developers to build better sites faster. They have announced that they have raised a $15 million...

Welcome to the Jungle allocates $22.3 million to obtain recruitment simpler

French startup Welcome to the Jungle has established a new $22.3 million funding round (€20 million).  The Story of Welcome to the Jungle The startup is both a media firm and a tech...

Walt Disney is buying 21st Century Fox Assets Worth $52.4 billion!

According to the latest finance news, Walt Disney Company has agreed to buy television film and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc for $52.4 billion worth of assets...
Charges after 5 ATM transactions per month - Punjab National Bank

Punjab National Bank customers will have to pay charges after 5 ATM transactions per...

In the latest financial related news, PNB customers will have to shell out money beginning October if they carry out more than five transactions a month from the bank's ATMs. At...

Urbvan, Private Shuttle Service, Raises $9 Million

As we all know that cities with developing markets deal with frequently traffic-clogged and unsafe streets, Urbvan is a startup which provides individual, high-end transportation shuttles in Mexico. Reports suggest that it...

Will Cryptocurrency Rule in The Millennial Era?

The generation of millennials is associated with digitalization since they eat, breath and live gadgets. Right from computers to laptops, landline to smartphones, walkman to ipod they have seen it all....

Ethereum Price Increases beyond $700

According to the latest finance news, on Tuesday, 24th April 2018, Ethereum crossed a noteworthy point of reference outperforming its previous $700 stamp. In the previous week, the crypto market included...
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8 Finance Apps Every Business Should Use

The best part of owning a small business is that you get to be involved in many different things. Right from creating a marketing plan, choosing suitable candidates, to managing inventory,...

At $152 Bn, The Gaming Industry Attracts Investors

By the end of the year, the global gaming market is projected to be worth $152 billion. Out this, 45%, approximately $68.5 billion, comes from mobile games.  With this incredible growth, there has been an...

Launch of Interac Debit on Samsung Pay in Canada

According to the latest finance news, on the 1st of November, Interac Association announced that their Interac Debit is now available on Samsung Pay in Canada. This launch is speculated to...
Technology takes over the financial industry

Technology takes over the financial industry

A latest financial news shows that automation technology is expected to take over the financial industry. When the chairman of one of the world’s biggest banks was asked recently how technology would...

Google is obtaining Fitbit for $2.1 billion

Only days after it was reported that Google was close to purchasing Fitbit, Google and Fitbit now verified the purchase. Google will spend $7.35 per share for the wearables business in an...
Journey Ends For Rolling Stone

The Journey Ends For Rolling Stone, As Another One Starts

Surprising and shocking financial news today - Rolling Stone has put itself up for sale! Yes, you heard it right. Jann Wenner, the co-founder of Rolling Stone is putting his majority...

Streaming service Quibi sold out $150M in the first-year ad inventory

Jeffrey Katzenberg’s mobile-only streaming service Quibi has not even started, yet it has already sold out of its $150 million first-year advertisement inventory.  The service, which debuts in April 2020, combines new...

Pendo acquires $100M Series E funding on $1 billion valuation

Pendo is the late-stage startup that assists companies to know how consumers are interacting with their apps. More About The Latest Funding  It declared a $100 million Series E funding today on a...
Should You Reconsider Hiring Financial Robo Advisor

Why You Should Reconsider Your Financial Robo-Advisor?

Financial markets are in trouble with a war going on between the newcomers of the market and the already established marketers. The vast investment industry has a newcomer in the form...

Tencent manages $10M A funding round in SenSat which will digitize real-world places

If you can digitize all, real-world locations, you would automatically enhance the plan for big infrastructure projects that need buildings, bridges tunnels and the same.  Around $94 trillion in infrastructure financing is...
According to the latest finance news, Read About the Top Blockchain Startups to Lookout for in 2018

Lookout For These Blockchain Startups in 2018!

Hearing the latest finance news nowadays, you might have frequently come across the term “blockchain”. Blockchain is a technology that could revolutionize the way we make transactions online. Blockchain is an...

Russia prevents ‘domino effect’ in its banking sector – but threat still lingers

Russia’s banking sectors is currently the trend in the financial news today. Russia's central bank has been forced to rescue two major lenders in less than a month, intensifying concerns among global...
According to the latest finance news, Netflix stock plummet after missing quarterly targets.

Netflix Stock Plummets after Missing Quarterly Targets

  The internet slang ‘Netflix and chill’ may now be a thing of the past, as the streaming giant has a major reason for worry. Making waves in the latest finance news,...

Amazon axes $14.99 Amazon Fresh fee, offering grocery delivery free for Prime members to...

Amazon is setting up the heat once again in the business of groceries, and especially, grocery delivery, to make its services more enticing in the aspect of competition from Walmart. Recently, the...

Analysts say, Alibaba to Beat Amazon to become the 1st Trillion Dollar Internet Company

According to the latest finance news, MKM Partners have predicted that Alibaba will reach trillion-dollar valuation before its other internet peers. According to analysts if the bull market continues then it...

Top 5 ERP Solutions for Businesses

Enterprise Resource Planning or ERP is responsible for providing key integral systems that help you manage your business and make it more efficient and accurate. A typical ERP consists of various...
Bitcoin rupee swap dive

Investors not fazed by bitcoin-rupee swap dive

The bitcoin-rupee swap rate went into a free fall after regulators in China forced BTC China, one of the world's biggest exchanges for the digital currency, to down shutters on Thursday. The...
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Amazon Share Market Valuation Skyrockets to $1 Trillion

Tech giant Apple is now tied for first place, as Amazon just became the second US company to hit $1 trillion. The e-commerce platform sprinted its way across the finish line...

Baze, Startup For Blood Testing At Home, Raises $6 Mn.

As of now, the venture world is cautious of different blood testing startups which offer health data from just a few drops of blood.  However, did Baze get lucky?  Even though there is...

Bitcoin Price Surges By 10% as Cryptocurrency Market Recovers

According to the latest financial news, the Bitcoin price has increased by 10%, as the majority of the cryptocurrencies in the market have recovered. Previously, CNN reported that the major correction...

13 Surprising Tech Mergers of 2018

Tech mergers and acquisitions in 2017 hardly got any hit with only a few to mention, such as Verizon acquired Yahoo, Apple purchased Shazam and some other deals clutching the main...
According to the latest finance news, Ben, A Chatbot Helps Learn Everything about Bitcoins

A Chatbot to Help You Learn Everything about Bitcoins

Chatbots have become quite popular since last year and many businesses have started realizing their importance. Chatbots are being used for weather, movie recommendations, personal finance etc. Today, Chatbots are also...
According to the latest tech news, Amazon Continues to Be Analysts Favorite Stock

Amazon Continues to Be Analysts’ Favorite Stock

According to the latest tech news, Amazon's total market value has crossed $1 trillion and analysts are telling investors everywhere to buy and buy some more. Howard Silverbatt, the senior index...
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Apple Rejoices at Record-Breaking Quarterly Revenue

Trending in the latest finance news, Apple has reason to celebrate. The tech giant recently declared its quarterly revenue, and the figures are at an all-time high. The company's fourth-quarter earnings...

RBS launches Robo-Adviser under NatWest Brand

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has officially applied the latest artificial intelligence-led technology to its wealth-management operations, as the state-backed lender is trying to gain an edge over rivals in the...

Newly-rebranded Thimble allocates $22M to take flexible insurance to the gig economy

Thimble, which gives flexible, short-term insurance to small businesses and freelancers, is stating that it has raised $22 million in a Series A funding round managed by IAC. Until today, the startup...

The third quarter ends on a high note for Euro Zone businesses

The latest financial update has good news for the Euro zone.Euro zone private businesses ended the third quarter with much stronger growth than predicted, bolstered by manufacturers, who had their best...

Snap To Borrow A Billion Dollars & Convert It To Shares

According to the latest finance news, Snap, the parent company of the popularly used social media application, Snapchat, has decided to borrow a billion dollars. The company says this billion-dollar debt...

Jackson Square Ventures recently closed its third fund with $193 million; here’s how it...

Jackson Square Ventures (JSV), is an eight-year-old, San Francisco-based early-step enterprise firm. It gets its name from the neighbourhood in San Francisco where it is headquartered. It has concluded its third fund with...
GST insurance petition

Over 22 lakh petition signed against GST insurance

According to the business finance news, the All India Insurance Corporation Employee Union has claimed that the insurance sector of India has been severely hit by the imposition of 18 %...
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US Tech Firm Xilinx in Talks to Acquire Israel’s Mellanox

According to the latest finance news, an American tech company named Xilinx is in talks to buy an Israeli storage and switching solutions firm, Mellanox. If the deal goes through, it...

Japanese instant-credit provider Paidy allocates $143 million from investors including PayPal Ventures

Paidy is a Japanese financial tech startup that gives instant credit to customers in Japan. It has recently announced that it has accumulated a total of $143 million in new financing.  This involves...

TD Ameritrade Introduces an In-Vehicle Finance Check Solution

As the tech industry is progressing, it is showing its effect on all the possible industries including, healthcare, marketing, and finance is no exception. To keep up with the latest trends, TD...

App income scales 23% every year to $21.9B in Q3

Global app income extends to rise, thanks to the increase in mobile gaming and the subscription economy. The Battle Between App Stores During the third quarter of 2019, customer revenue rose 22.9% year-over-year...

Rise of the Bitcoin: 3 Main Reasons and Expectations

According to the latest finance news, Bitcoin was one of the most trending searches on Google this year.  This news itself indicates demand for knowledge related to Bitcoins and cryptocurrencies worldwide....

Revealed! Best Decisions Ever Made By Warren Buffett and Bill Gates

According to the latest news in finance, a panel discussion was conducted at the University of Washington’s business school. The discussion was between the students of this University and Warren Buffett...
Ripple says banks not ready for blockchain

Banks Not Ready for Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) Says Ripple Executive

According to the latest finance tech news, a senior executive at one of the top startups in the DLT space expressed that due to privacy and scalability issues, banks are unable to...

500 Million NEM tokens stolen from cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck

A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has claimed it lost more than $400 million in tokens following an alleged hack on its service. Coincheck said Friday that some 500 million tokens of NEM, worth...

The ‘Pac-Man’ Maker to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency

According to the latest news, the maker of ‘Pac-Man’ and ‘Pong’ is planning to launch its own cryptocurrency. In an announcement made last week, Atari acquired a 15% stake in a...

Top 10 Cryptocurrencies to look forward to in 2018

You may have heard the word cryptocurrency. Have you ever thought what does it mean and why is there so much buzz around for cryptocurrencies? Why are people talking about the...

As Crypto Market Dips, Bitcoin Price Drops Below $10K

According to the latest cryptocurrency news, Bitcoin price has dropped over 8 percent in the past two days. In December 2017, considered as the most famous cryptocurrencies in the world, Bitcoin’s...
According to the latest finance news, Japan's Latest Cryptocurrency Exchange to be Powered by Nasdaq Tech

Japan’s Latest Cryptocurrency Exchange to be Powered by Nasdaq Tech

According to the latest finance news, the SBI virtual currencies that are owned by Tokyo based SBI Holdings has recently launched a cryptocurrency exchange in Japan. This cryptocurrency exchange is powered...

Fundbox Raises $176 million Series C to Develop ‘Visa’ for B2B payments

Nowadays, credit cards have become universal for customer transactions, and it is not difficult to see why. By intermediating payments, networks like Visa enable buyers and sellers to trade money for...

Amboss, the learning platform for medical professionals, raises €30M Series B

Amboss, the Berlin-based ‘Medtech’ startup that offered a learning app for students but has turned to a knowledge platform for medical professionals, has raised €30 million in Series B funding. The round...

Spotawheel Raises €5M For Its Online Used Car Dealership

Spotawheel is a startup working in Greece and Poland with a car dealership model which is pretty similar to Carvana in the U.S. It has raised €5 million in new funding.  Spotawheel's...
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Tech Giants like Facebook and Amazon to Get Taxed: EU

Finance ministers across the European Union have proposed a tax on tech giants to try to maintain a balance between luring business opportunities and addressing popular concerns about the companies not...

Factors To Consider Before Investing is ICO’s

Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) today are like Initial Public Offerings (IPO) were during the dot.com boom – lucrative but speculative. If you are here, you’ve probably heard a couple of success...

Top 7 Financial Tech Trends that Will Rule in 2018

Without a doubt, 2017 has been a rocky year for financial services; with political upheavals, economic uncertainty and planning for numerous regulatory changes coming into effect in 2018. In 2017, Brexit was...
According to the latest finance news, cryptocurrency bounces back after a bad week

After a Bad Week Cryptocurrency Bounces Back

Previous week many witnessed cryptocurrency falling below $8000, however this week fortunately the scenario has changed. According to the latest finance news, the price of bitcoin has risen by $500 over...

Top 10 Cryptocurrencies that Performed in 2017

Currently, in the latest tech news, things like IoT, surgically assisted robotic systems, cancer immunotherapy and electric vehicles are all the rage. Yet, you could add all the gains coming from...

Libra states 180 possible replacements for 7 mutineers

Despite high-profile failures from Visa, Stripe, and more, the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra Association published that 1,500 organizations have shown interest in joining the Libra project.  One hundred eighty of those fit the...
Pay Taxes via Smartphone Soon

You Could Pay Taxes within Minutes via Smartphone Soon

Taxpayers in India may soon be having the option of paying their taxes by using digital payment modes such as UPI, internet banking and digital wallets. This could actually be considered...

GameClub gives mobile gaming’s biggest hits for $5 per month.

Apple Arcade started the concept of all-you-can-eat subscription-based mobile gaming to the mainstream.  Google Play Pass shortly followed as a way to subscribe to a sizable collection of both apps and games...
Read the latest blog titled "Performance of Cryptocurrency in 2018 and Predictions for 2019"

Performance of Cryptocurrency in 2018 and Predictions for 2019

Introduction The market of cryptocurrency is a fast and huge field. Nearly every day new cryptocurrencies are introduced, old one's die, early adopters get wealthy and investors lose money. The whole sentiment...

After its first profits miss in two years, Amazon shares get thrashed in after-hours...

Amazon shares dropped by almost 7%, or $118.38, in after-hours trading after the company listed its first profits miss in two years. More Information About Amazon's Finances Financial analysts had foretold that the...

LA-situated gaming studio Scopely raises $200M at a $1.7B valuation

The Los Angeles-situated mobile game development studio Scopely has enhanced into America’s latest unicorn. This is all thanks to a $200 million investment, which considers the company at a whopping $1.7 billion. Information...

Cryptocurrency Prices Surge As Market Recovers

According to the latest cryptocurrency news, the prices of major digital currencies such as Bitcoin, Ripple and Ethereum and others have increased, as the market begins to recover after an extended...

Medal.tv Raises $9 Million To Become The Social Network of the Gaming World

While Medal.tv first launched, the company was an opportunist trying to be the social network for the gaming generation. Since its introduction in February, the clipping and messaging service for gamers has...

Employee emergency and security service provider, Base Operations raises $1M

In 2017, a devastating earthquake hit Puebla, Mexico, sending shock waves to Mexico City, while damaging buildings in the nation’s megalopolis and its neighboring suburbs. This is when both public and private...
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Inadequate measures against cyber crimes threatens progress of technology in financial sector

According to the latest financial news, technological interventions that are gradually making an entry into the global financial sector, including big data, artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and internet of things, promise...

Netflix to allocate $2 billion in debt to finance more content spending

For the second time this year, Netflix is giving $2 billion in debt to finance its investment in content. This includes new programming, content purchases, investments and more.  The news was published...
According to the latest marketing news, Top Technology Stocks to Invest in 2018

Top Tech Stocks to Invest in 2018

Being in the digital age, there is no doubt that sky is the limit for the technology sector. With so many developments and advancements happening faster than you can read this...

Angela Merkel headed for fourth term – German Economy not in a mood for...

In the financial news, the German economy is currently making the rounds! Across western democracies, political turmoil reigns as voters oust incumbents and elect new faces to lead them out of international...

Robinhood, Stock Trading App, Makes it Ways To UK

The Silicon Valley-based stock trading app, Robinhood is ready to set shop in the UK as it has recently been given a broker’s license with regulatory approval. While the company hasn’t...
MetaX created block-chain based whitelists

Whitelist of websites based on Block-Chain Launched by MetaX

Trending the latest marketing tech news is Santa Monica, California-based MetaX. This company has created a blockchain-based platform for applications geared toward solving some of digital advertising’s problems. In June of last year,...

TrueLayer, the open banking API provider, reveals financing and partnership with Visa

TrueLayer is a London based startup that has created a developer API program for fintechs and various nearby firms to use open banking. It has recently agreed on a strategic and economic...
Biggest Competitor of Uber

Biggest Competitor of Uber, Celebrating the Ban by Offering Massive Discounts in UK

In the latest business finance news, Uber was recently banned in the UK. The Transport for London (TFL) stated that the ride-hailing app was not proper and fit to hold a...

Is the Cryptocurrency bubble gradually bursting?

According to the latest financial news, Bitcoin and most of the other cryptocurrencies saw their plunge this Friday, as the digital currency bubble seems to be slowly bursting. This would not...

Bear Robotics to raise funds for robots that deliver food to restaurant patrons

We have yet another tech news that makes us feel like there is almost no end to the number of jobs that might be replaced. And, now you will have a...
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Assisting the Elderly: Devoted Health Raises $300 Million in New Funding

Devoted Health, a startup targeting senior healthcare raised $300 million in capital earlier this week. It is now valued at a whopping $ 1.8 billion, according to undisclosed sources. The open...

Apple Pay Cash beta version launched – Now Send and Receive Cash through Messages

According to the latest finance news, Apple has launched the beta version of its Apple Pay Cash, which is a direct person-to-person payments method through its iMessage service. Apply Pay Cash...
N26 Mobile Bank

N26 Launching in the U.S. by Mid-2018

N26 is a mobile bank that was first available in Europe, and now according to the latest finance news, this bank would be launched in the United States by mid-2018. This would...

Winklevoss Twins Become the World’s First Bitcoin Billionaires

According to the latest finance news, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, twins are the first ones to invest $11 million in Bitcoin. They are also the ones who study with Mark Zuckerberg...

US Financial Regulators Are Investigating a Major Cryptocurrency Transaction

According to the latest tech news, US Commodity Futures Buying and Selling Comission (CFTC) asked traders Bitfinex and company Tether to submit their official documents. The US regulators started probing one...

Bitcoin Price Dives below $12000

According to the latest finance news, Bitcoin prices have fallen nearly 40% this Friday after losing around one-third of its value in just 5 days. Bitcoin, one of the biggest and...

BlockFi raises $18.3 million led by Valar Ventures

The two-year-old money lending company, BlockFi, has announced an $18.3 million in Series A funding. This funding has been led by Valar Venture’s Peter Thiel and also includes participation from Winklevoss...
Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Jamie Dimon threatens to close down bitcoin and crypto currencies if they get too...

In the latest financial and business update, the bitcoin is back in news!JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon has laid into bitcoin and digital currencies once again, warning that governments will...

Everything you need to know about FinTech

From cloud computing, market automation to autonomous cars and robots with human emotions, technology has transformed the corporate world. And now, it is taking over the financial industry too. According to...

Rhino seems to replace renters’ security deposits with a small monthly fee

Rhino is the insurtech startup produced by Kairos and co-founded by Kairos CEO Ankur Jain. It has announced the settlement of a $21 million Series A round, which was headed by Kairos...
Read the latest blog titled, "South African Fintech Startup Lulalend Raises $6.5m"

South African Fintech Startup Lulalend Raises $6.5m

The financial sector is on a technological boom. It is one industry that is undertaking technological advancements in each of its department. Industry professionals are becoming more aware of the upcoming...
Read the blog titled "Facebook Working on Developing Cryptocurrency"

Facebook Working on Developing Cryptocurrency

Introduction The internet is buzzing right now as the social media giant Facebook is planning to roll out new cryptocurrency over the next year. This currency is meant to allow users to send...

The Number of People Buying BitCoins Using Credit Cards, Continues Increasing

According to the latest finance news, people who desperately want to purchase bitcoins are using credit cards and bank accounts to make payments. According to a report published by Google, the...
Electrifying Vehicles in India

The Wait for Electrifying Vehicles in India

India has a slow growth in the market of electric vehicle usage, but it is predicted that this will soon rise. According to reputed financial news platform, Economic Times, the nation...

4 Websites Which Are Using Affiliate Marketing To Make Money

These days, affiliate marketing is one of the most preferred ways to make money online. This method of making money refers to promoting other’s business or products and earning a commission...
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European Finance Ministers to Levy Tariffs on American Tech Giants

Trending in the latest finance news, European ministers are convening to discuss levying a tech tax on American companies. The negotiations have intensified as they want to impose a European Union-wide tariff...

Big 3 cloud infrastructure profits reach nearly $22B this quarter

Amazon, Microsoft, and Google are usually referred to as the Big 3 in the cloud infrastructure market. And, if you had any uncertainty about the potential growth of the cloud, get a...

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