BBVA and Anthemis team up for a startup studio in London

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BBVA and financial services provider Anthemis have partnered to strengthen BBVA’s goal to be involved in the fintech ecosystem and develop products and services targeting the new era of digital banking. Parties have agreed regarding the construction of a start-up studio in London. The goal of the studio is to produce value by deploying capital and resources to building businesses […]

Rabo Frontier Ventures to invest in komgo SA

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Rabo Frontier Ventures has announced to have acquired a stake in komgo SA. Komgo SA was launched last week by fifteen of the world`s largest institutions, including pioneer banks.  Harrie Vollaard, head of Rabo Frontier Ventures, states that komgo SA heralds a new era in blockchain, by means of constituting a venture where leaders take the […]

NIBC to team up with ACORN OakNorth

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Dutch merchant and entrepreneurial bank NIBC has announced its minority investment in the equity of fast growing fintech company ACORN OakNorth. Through the partnership, NIBC aims to consolidate its tech-based approach for the future. CEO of NIBC Bank Paulus de Wilt is vocal about their enthusiasm for growth, stating that the company is always looking to […]