Five “hot” startups took the stage yesterday at the Empire Startups Fintech Conference in New York – or, as they referred to it, “A Fintech Shark Tank.” Each startup took the stage for a five-minute demonstration, followed by a Q&A with the moderator, founder of Xignite, Stephane Dubois. Here’s the breakdown ofRead More
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Startups have opened real estate investing to the little guy, and VCs have taken note. Groundfloor is a crowdfunding platform for real estate investing, bringing the idea of investing in property to the smartphone-wielding masses. It is also serving up loans on the other side of the equation. It competes withRead More
A rare commercial real estate finance startup scored an $8 million funding round yesterday. Credifi, an Israeli company, secured the Series A funds from Battery Ventures, Carmel Ventures, and OurCrowd. This is the only funding Credifi has completed since its launch in 2014. A few CRE startups have surfaced recently. There is Realty Mogul,Read More
PFM provider Planwise has launched a new service called Planwise Connect, Bank Innovation has learned. The new service promises to help real estate agents and mortgage brokers form a tighter relationship with potential buyers. Using the service, real estate professionals can provide buyers with the Planwise affordability calculator, which can be usedRead More