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Fintech Funding on Track for 36% Bump; ‘Transparency’ as a Business Model

Fintech Funding on Track for 36% Bump; ‘Transparency’ as a Business Model

by September 27, 2016 at 9:59 am 1 comment

Fintech is on pace to best venture capital 2015 fundraising by 36% this year as startups focus on transparency and ease-of-use to disrupt the incumbents. Last year, VCs poured $11.9 billion into the sector, Bruce Taragin, managing partner, Blumberg Capital, said at a recent gathering at Columbia Law School inRead More

Former Citi CEO Vikram Pandit Invests in FeeX

Former Citi CEO Vikram Pandit Invests in FeeX

by September 9, 2015 at 9:22 am 0 comments

Former Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit has made a bet on Israeli fee-cutting startup FeeX. Investment by a prominent former executive of a global bank is notable for any fintech app, but perhaps especially so for FeeX. Calling itself the “Robin Hood of fees,” FeeX is the unusual fintech startup that positioned itself in opposition to banks.