Finance



PlusOneCoin made a cryptocurrency for upvotes

October 24, 2018 0

A team of developers have made something called PlusOneCoin, a clever cryptocurrency that essentially allows owners to upvote content on two financial sites, ADVFN and

Anaplan hits the ground running with strong stock market debut up over 42 percent

October 13, 2018 0

You might think that Anaplan CEO, Frank Calderoni would have had a few sleepless nights this week. His company picked a bad week to go

Humbition is a new fund led by the Indiegogo’s Slava Rubin

October 9, 2018 0

Zocdoc founder Cyrus Massoumi and Indiegogo founder Slava Rubin have created a new $30 million fund called Humbition aimed at early stage, founder-led companies in

Nubank is now worth $4 billion after Tencent’s $180 million investment

October 9, 2018 0

Nubank, the Brazilian financial services company, has raised $180 million from the Chinese internet giant, Tencent. Tencent has long been interested in financial services startups,

Recent departures hint at turmoil at Quartet Health, a mental health startup backed by GV

October 7, 2018 0

Backed with nearly $87 million in venture capital funding from GV, Oak HC/FT and F-Prime Capital, Quartet Health was founded in 2014 by Arun Gupta,

How the 22-year-old founders of Brex built a billion-dollar business in less than 2 years

October 6, 2018 0

When Brazilian-born Henrique Dubugras and Pedro Franceschi met at 16 years old, they bonded over a love of coding and mutual frustrations with their strict

N26 is launching its bank in the UK

October 4, 2018 0

Nearly a year after German fintech startup N26 announced that it would launch its service in the U.K., the company is launching in the U.K.

Ohanian’s Initialized raises $225M 4th fund to turn founders into cyborgs

October 3, 2018 0

“Right now we’re in this Empire Strikes Back moment” says Initialized Capital’s Garry Tan, referring to tech giants ruthlessly copying and competing with fresh ideas.

Benchmark is staying focused, targeting $425M for ninth fund

October 2, 2018 0

VC powerhouse Benchmark has filed to raise $425 million for its ninth flagship fund. While other firms close billion-dollar venture funds despite a history of

Betterment keeps growing as fintech competitors rise

September 28, 2018 0

Betterment, which Barron’s recently declared the largest independent online financial adviser, is betting that the future of online investing includes a blend of robot and