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China No. 1 for Fintech Funding, But It Is Not Doing Much Investing

China No. 1 for Fintech Funding, But It Is Not Doing Much Investing

by February 20, 2017 at 11:37 am 0 comments

China may have taken the top spot in 2016 fintech funding, but it wasn’t the one doing most of the investing. While China claimed nearly $8 billion of the total $17.4 billion invested across the world, according to a report by U.K-based Innovate Finance, the top fintech investor for the yearRead More

Transportation Blows Past Fintech in VC Funding

Transportation Blows Past Fintech in VC Funding

by January 11, 2017 at 10:36 am 0 comments

When it comes to venture funding, the grass is (sometimes) greener in the other sector. The transportation sector enjoyed VC spotlight throughout 2016, while the fintech sector was left in the shadow, according to Global Innovation Investment Report release by Crunchbase. Overall, global VC grew 19% year over year, reachingRead More

2013 Innovators to Watch: 26 to 30

2013 Innovators to Watch: 26 to 30

by June 13, 2013 at 10:46 am 0 comments

26. Rob Cummings, Senior Vice President, Online and Mobile Banking, Mountain America Credit Union Rob Cummings is new to financial services, but not to the core business of satisfying the customer. In his previous role at Seamless Web, Cummings was immersed in the world of customer experience both online andRead More