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Dan Gray

Dan has worked in online media and marketing across a variety of industries, from data science to interactive entertainment, building online communities around technology interests and innovative startups.

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Hong Kong based Bitcoin service MyCoin has terminated operations with HK$3 Billion ($386.9 m) in investor funds. According to reports from Hong Kong the company had earlier claimed a client base of 3,000 who had invested HK$1m each which points towards huge losses. Fraud is suspected as many victims are

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What is Mambu’s mission statement? Mambu believes that all people and businesses should have ubiquitous access to appropriate financial services to help them pursue economic opportunities around the world. Our job is to provide the next generation of financial innovators the ability to easily design, deploy and service essential loan and deposit products.

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In a series B financing round from Mozido, Simplytapp has raised $2.5 million with their total funding now reaching $10 million. Austin, TX based SimplyTapp provides cloud based mobile payment solutions for banks, payment card issuers, transit authorities and retailers.  Utilizing host card emulation, SimplyTapp empowers your mobile banking application

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Oxford Intelligence Partners, LLC, a provider of specialized market intelligence and customized analytics to IR professionals, announced the launch of an innovative stock surveillance service that includes proprietary methodology for delivering options intelligence to IROs. “As stock surveillance firms continue to consolidate and look to scale existing operations, Oxford’s partners

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Fintech start-up Number26 is the latest entrant into mobile banking services in Europe. Launched earlier this  year, this start-up promises to fix all the oddities of the European banking system. In CEO Valentin Stalf’s words- “We are providing Europe’s most modern current account, bank account,” he told Techcrunch in a

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What is Worapay’s mission statement? WoraPay is the mobile acquiring network for banks, telcos and other mobile wallets. We are working on the network which we supply to any payment and/or loyalty apps. Any of these can be used at any merchant location where WoraPay infrastructure is installed. By doing

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Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, spoke at a fintech launch in Singapore during his six day tour of south asia, urging them to build supply drones. He cited the terrible traffic congestion problem in London which is bound to increase as online shopping becomes more and more popular. While

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Geneva based banking software company Temenos has announced the launch of Switzerland’s first fintech incubator. While Temenos and other corporate members will provide mentoring and sponsorship, Polytech ventures will provide funding. Polytech is a 13 MCHF fund established in 2008 with a 10-year term. The fund invests in early stage

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Following the eBay, PayPal division, the first round of layoffs has begun. They had announced a 7 percent cut in workforce last month spreading across various departments. John Donahoe president and CEO of ebay Inc had said, “We plan to reduce our workforce globally by approximately 2,400 positions, across eBay

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Jagex, one of the largest independent games developers and publishers in the UK, will now accept Bitcoin payments. This move was enabled by Adyen, payment innovation firm spread across six continents with clients like Mango, KLM, Superdry, TomTom, PhotoBox, Lebara, Indiegogo, Badoo, SoundCloud, Getty Images, Vodafone, Farfetch and Wix. With

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