BankTech

Banking Data in Portugal Becomes Available With Kontomatik API

18.08.2016 Warsaw, Poland: Kontomatik has just extended its geographical scope with Portugal. This country becomes the ninth geography covered by the Kontomatik Banking API, next to the already existing UK, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Spain, Mexico, Brazil and Russia. What makes Portugal a perfect fit for banking APIs? While Portugal...

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BankTech

The Largest Banks Comprise the Foundation of FinTech Growth and Development

As much as FinTech entrepreneurs would like to attribute their success to groundbreaking solutions and talented teams, it is rarely a single journey. Substantial role in growth and development of FinTech plays the ecosystem – competition, regulators, financial institutions, consumer market, supporting ventures like accelerators and incubators, VCs and dedicated...

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Fintech

The US Has Lost Its VC Crown to Asia

According to the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), in Q2 2016, US VC firms raised $8.8 billion for 67 funds, which is more than a 26% decrease from the $12 billion raised in Q1 2016. However, the trend has been different for startup funding. The total venture dollars deployed to startup...

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Commerce

Great Northern Instore Partners With Shelfbucks to Expand Industry Rollout of In-Store 'SmartDisplays™' for CPGs and Retailers

Great Northern point-of-purchase merchandising displays will now incorporate the Shelfbucks platform, enabling the industry to rapidly measure and adjust in-store campaigns for maximum impact AUSTIN, Texas – August 17, 2016 – Shelfbucks Inc., the leading in-store shopper marketing optimization platform, announced that it had finalized an agreement with Great Northern...

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