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Will Stripe’s New Funding Lead to an IPO?

Will Stripe’s New Funding Lead to an IPO?

by November 28, 2016 at 3:40 pm 1 comment

Digital payments startup Stripe, begun back in 2000 by a pair of Irish brothers, has just raised new funding that values the company at just over $9 billion—and incidentally makes its founders the youngest billionaires in Ireland. In all, $150 million in new capital was raised. This brings the company’sRead More

Santander Follows Goldman’s Lead, Drops Out of R3 Blockchain Group

Santander Follows Goldman’s Lead, Drops Out of R3 Blockchain Group

by November 23, 2016 at 10:27 am 2 comments

Banco Santander has also dropped out of the R3 CEV Blockchain Group. This news follows yesterday’s news that Goldman Sachs, one of the group’s original founders, chose not to renew its membership or invest further in the consortium. Goldman’s move was potentially motivated by a conflict regarding fundraising terms, accordingRead More

Brexit  Jolts Fintech, Launches Era of Banking Uncertainty

Brexit Jolts Fintech, Launches Era of Banking Uncertainty

by June 24, 2016 at 10:45 am 2 comments

In a stunning vote, British citizens decided to leave the European Union, and the so-called Brexit has not just profound implications for fintech, but creates massive uncertainty for global financial services. “How can we be so stupid?” tweeted Eileen Burbidge, a partner at Passion Capital and FinTech Envoy of HMRead More

American Express Crowned World’s Top Financial Services Brand for 2012

American Express Crowned World’s Top Financial Services Brand for 2012

by October 3, 2012 at 10:17 am 1 comment

American Express was crowned the No. 1 financial services brand for 2012 by Interbrand this week. Too bad American Express didn’t even crack the Top 20 among the Top 100 global brands. In ranking No. 1 among financial services brands, Amex came in at No. 24 among all brands. (Coca-ColaRead More

Wealth Management 3.0 Is Here– Are You Ready? (Part 3 of 3)

Wealth Management 3.0 Is Here– Are You Ready? (Part 3 of 3)

by July 23, 2012 at 8:37 am Comments are Disabled

Over the past couple of posts we took a fairly irreverent whirlwind tour through the last 150+ years of those financial services oriented specifically towards helping successful families grow, protect and share their wealth– the very essence of w…