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Federal Crowdfunding Offerings in the US
Friday, October 14th, 2016

Thomson Reuter’s Practical Law division published an article that provides a comprehensive review of the 60 crowdfunding offerings that were filed within the first two months of Regulation Crowdfunding becoming effective on May 16, 2016. This publication contains highlights and a more detailed analysis of a nascent, but promising sector. Companies that have launched crowdfunding… Read more…

Sandbox Program on the Horizon for US Fintech
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

A ‘Fintech Sandbox’ is a technology environment where companies/firms would work in close partnership with regulators to develop their ideas and technology without the red tape that may inhibit their potential growth. In the UK, France, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia, regulators have already or are currently laying the groundwork for a such a Sandbox… Read more…

Global Trends in Digital Finance Portals
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

US/UK/EU More established markets like the US, UK and Europe have followed a similar evolution. Due to more transparent regulations, it has allowed players to enter the market and try new models. Asia The most active involvement in digital finance (outside of mainland China) may be South East Asia. Malaysia in particular has been actively… Read more…

Grow Advisors FinTech Minute: 4 market entry options for banks to compete in online lending sector
Monday, October 10th, 2016

Grow Advisors (a Grow VC Group company) publishes its daily insight into the world of alternative finance and fintech. Here are some highlights: 4 market entry options for traditional banks to compete in online lending sector (& an invitation to join the conversation!) Much has been written about the threat that new online lending platforms… Read more…

TradeUp Founder at the WTO Public Forum
Saturday, October 8th, 2016

On 27 September TradeUp (a Grow VC Group company) Founder Kati Suominen joined the plenary meeting of the World Trade Organization’s Public Forum, that brings together all key players in international trade for three days of deliberations in Geneva. Suominen spoke of ways in which the WTO and the international trade community can advance small… Read more…