Category Archives for "Fintech News"

Dinghy offers up to two months free insurance cover for freelancers during COVID-19

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Today Dinghy, with support from their insurance partners, are announcing a new measure designed to support freelancers financially during COVID-19. With immediate effect, they will be offering up to two months’ free Professional Indemnity insurance for self-employed freelancers who are not working, who pause their cover with Dinghy’s unique on-demand insurance. All customers who pause their professional indemnity […]

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WefoxGo – a lite version of the wefox digital consultation platform to accelerate its global expansion strategy

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Berlin-based insurtech, wefox Group is making its global push with the launch of a new tech platform – wefoxGo – which the company is giving to insurance brokers for free amid concerns that the crisis is affecting insurance brokers’ sales. Wefox Group brought forward the release of wefoxGo after realising that the coronavirus (COVID-19) is […]

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Launch of Bidwedge

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Today sees the launch of Bidwedge, a new fintech platform that solves the problem of what to do with small amounts of unused cash currency when you return from your holiday.   It is estimated, in a survey by M&S Bank in November 2019 that £3 billion in unused foreign CASH currency is sat in drawers of […]

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The House Crowd Launches New Auto-Invest Model

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

A leading peer-to-peer lending platform has just launched its new Auto-Invest model, to give investors improved investment security and a hassle-free experience. The House Crowd, which specialises in peer-to-peer development and bridging loans, has created its Auto-Invest model which offers three varying levels of risk and reward, including target returns of 5%, 6% and 7% […]

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Fintech News Review for the 6th December

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Fintechs are raising huge amounts of capital but the number of individual startups annually has dropped since 2015, from 390 to 71, according to The Disruption House. Meanwhile, traditional banks are taking steps to create their own Fintech-style services such as Bo, the latest digital-only offering from RBS. FT Alphaville 60% of SMEs wish to […]

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Fintech News Review for the 29th November

By Jason Hulott | Fintech News

Podcast interview with Luvleen Sidhu, Co-founder of BankMobile, about the five-year-old Fintech’s business model. Their white-label partnerships have seen them deliver accounts with T-Mobile and to the student finance sector. Internally, BankMobile is taking steps to establish the fair treatment of female executives in terms of status and pay. Wharton The possibilities of the open […]

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