Finclusion backs Kenyan InsurTech mTek

mTek, a Kenya-based InsurTech that provides a digital insurance platform, has raised $3m in debt and equity, including a commitment from African-focused FinTech platform Finclusion Group.

Pine Labs acquires FinTech API startup Setu

India-based Pine Labs has completed its third acquisition of the year with the purchase of  Setu, an API FinTech startup.  

ETF investing service InvestEngine closes crowdfunding campaign on more than double its target

InvestEngine, which aims to bring the ETF investment market to everyone, has closed its crowdfunding campaign on £1.4m.

WTW launches price inflation tool for auto insurers

Willis Tower Watson (WTW), in partnership with Solera Audatex, has launched a price inflation forecasting tool for auto insurers.

Why Roe v Wade’s overturning is strengthening demands for online privacy

Last week, the US Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade, ending 50 years of the ability for women to get an abortion as a constitutional right. This is now leading to increased calls for increased online privacy, claims Cyberscoop.

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How is FinTech supporting the LGBTQ+ community?

Pride month is about celebrating the LGBTQ+ community and increasing discussions around equality. However, support from the community should not just be localised for that month, it should be consistent throughout the year. The FinTech market has often boasted itself as being at the forefront of change, but what is the sector like for the LGBTQ+ community?

Why alternative lending is not a passing trend

Over the past few years, alternative lending has seen its position in the lending market grow considerably as needs and requirements change. In a recent post by cross-border payments firm Currencycloud, the company outlined why it believes alternative lending is not a passing trend.

InsurTech Gigaforce unveils claims bot for touchless experience

Gigaforce, an InsurTech provider of a SaaS-based, blockchain-optimised, claims platform, has launched a claims intake bot, Gigabot, for a “near touchless claims experience” in insurance.

Finclusion backs Kenyan InsurTech mTek

mTek, a Kenya-based InsurTech that provides a digital insurance platform, has raised $3m in debt and equity, including a commitment from African-focused FinTech platform Finclusion Group.

Pine Labs acquires FinTech API startup Setu

India-based Pine Labs has completed its third acquisition of the year with the purchase of  Setu, an API FinTech startup.  

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