The Right to Be Banked: How fintech entrepreneurs can benefit from a financial inclusion law

BigStock Photo Guest Commentary: Fintech entrepreneurs in the US face many challenges when taking their products to market. They have to contend with outdated regulations that sometimes leave them operating in a legal gray area. Then there is the less-discussed issue of banks denying startups access to essential services, like an account. In most cases, … Read moreThe Right to Be Banked: How fintech entrepreneurs can benefit from a financial inclusion law

Founded in Seattle, fintech startup Routable raises $12M to streamline business payments

Routable CEO Omri Mor. Routable, a fintech startup with Seattle roots, came out of stealth mode this week and announced a $12 million Series A funding round. The 2-year-old company aims to address the pain points related to business invoices and payments by automating accounts payable and receivable processes. It is designed to involve finance, … Read moreFounded in Seattle, fintech startup Routable raises $12M to streamline business payments

Report: Freetown Pitch Night- September 6th 2017

The theme for the September 6th Freetown Pitch Night was “Disrupting Finance: Fintech”. FinTech stands for Financial Technologies,: technologies used and applied in the financial services sector. FinTech is coming to represent technologies that are disrupting traditional financial services, including mobile payments, money transfers, loans, fundraising, and asset management. “The sad fact is many of … Read moreReport: Freetown Pitch Night- September 6th 2017