Thompson Reuters joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

Thompson Reuters is the latest company to join a consortium of institutions, headed up by New York fintech firm R3, dedicated to developing use cases for the blockchain technology in financial markets.

IBM Reportedly planning acquisition of point-of-sale business Revel

IBM is reportedly planning a re-entry into the point-of-sale (POS) space. According to Bloomberg the firm is in discussions to acquire iPad-based POS company Revel Systems.

Axial grabs U$14m to match private companies with investors and buyers

Axial, a New York-based online capital marketplace, has raised $14m in its Series C round. The company's platform is designed to match private companies...

Azimo integrates with Facebook Messenger

International money transfer startup Azimo in integrating its service into Facebook Messenger to allow senders and receivers to connect through the social network of 1.65bn users.

Auto insurance startup pulls in £750k to support next growth phase

Car insurance platform honcho has pulled in a £750,000 investment to support the company’s national product launch.

The Carlyle Group acquires payroll solution BenefitMall

Employee benefits and payroll services BenefitMall has been acquired by the Carlyle Group, from an investor group led by Austin Ventures.

Nutmeg surges past crowdfunding target raising quadruple the funds

UK-based digital wealth management company Nutmeg has stormed past its £1m crowdfunding target.

TreasuryXpress closes $5m round of funding

Treasury management platform TreasuryXpress has closed a $5m round of funding to support product reach expansion.

Ipsdy launches its secure identity solution in Peru

The Peruvian National ID Registry RENIEC has joined forces with secure ID company Ipsdy to give Peru’s businesses better confidence to battle fraud.

ESMA releases preliminary findings on withholding tax reclaim schemes

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has released a report outlining its preliminary findings on multiple withholding tax (WHT) reclaim schemes.

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