Posts Tagged ‘platform’

DifferentFunds Launches the First Platform Built for Investing in Venture Funds

DifferentFunds, Inc. announced the launch of their venture investing platform. The platform enables qualified investors to review a variety of available funds and make investments through the platform. The team at Different aims to make venture investing easier, more efficient, and more engaging for Accredited investors and large institutions alike. The Different team brings extensive experience […]

Investoo Group Expands Into the ICO Industry by Launching Comparison Site

Investoo Group announced the launch of its latest fintech product,, which is aimed at potential investors, digital service companies using blockchain technology, and those keen to learn more about the booming cryptocurrency industry. Users are invited to browse the catalogue of listed ICO’s and discover further details about each one. Accepted currencies, verification status and trading […]

Australia Will Develop a Nationwide Blockchain Platform

Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has announced the formation of a data consortium in partnership with IBM and law firm Herbert Smith Freehills for the purpose of building a groundbreaking large-scale, cross-industry smart contract platform for Australian businesses to collaborate and do business within. When it is fully operational, the platform, which […]

Jabbar Announces the Launch of New Fintech Company Kambio Ventures

Jabbar has announced Kambio Ventures — a next-generation, blockchain-enabled and fully regulated marketplace for tokenised asset-backed securities. London-based Kambio Ventures plans to provide an attractive, friendly environment for investors, entrepreneurs and institutions. Members will be able to leverage expertise, access local know-how and have the ability to dial up or down risk by region, sector and […]

R3 Corda Enterprise blockchain platform goes live

Fintech consortium R3 has gone live with its commercial blockchain platform for business, Corda Enterprise. The software is billed as a “commercial version of Corda”, which is an open source blockchain platform, on which trade finance transactions can be completed. As opposed to the open source Corda, Corda Enterprise uses a firewall, which R3 claims improves […]

HKMA and seven banks to jointly launch blockchain-based trade finance platform in September

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and seven local lenders will launch a trade finance platform using blockchain technology in September, reflecting efforts by the city to bolster fintech development and close the gap with regional rival Singapore. Lenders taking part in the project include HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank, Bank of East Asia, Australia and New […]

My Continuing Adventures in Fintech

In his article, WealthManagement reporter John Kador throws open the covers of his accounts with the fintech platforms Lending Club, Upstart and Acorns. In addition, he reviewes his more recent experience with Fundrise, a low-cost platform for non-accredited investors to invest, on a fractional basis, in real estate. Read the article

Ant Financial launches blockchain-powered money transfer service

AlipayHK, a venture that is partially owned by Jack Ma’s Ant Financial Services, has announced that it will begin offering a blockchain cash remittance service – the first of its kind globally. The service offers a fast, secure, efficient, low-cost method of transferring money directly between individuals, currently only available for transfers between Hong Kong […]

FinTech Firm Quoine Launches ICO Platform

Japanese FinTech firm Quoine has created a new ICO platform called ICO Mission Control that provides a safe haven for both token participants and token issuers. The new platform, which is integrated with Quoine’s crypto-to-crypto exchange Qryptos, is an end-to-end solution aimed at helping blockchain projects conduct ICOs in a flexible, secure, transparent and scalable manner. The […]

TokenDesk Beta Is Out: ICO Refunds Are Now Possible!

TokenDesk has announced the release of its Beta version that is mostly focused on ICO founders. One of the most important upcoming features is the integrated wallet solution that will enable ICOs to gather crypto contributions directly and effortlessly. Current Beta version includes several essential features such as KYC procedure, minimum amounts per order, maximum […]