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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Cerby comes out of stealth with $12m seed

CyberTech firm Cerby has emerged from stealth with $12m in seed funding as well as the launch of a security platform for unmanageable applications.

Sandbox InsurTech Ventures backs Confianza’s seed round

Confianza, a provider of comprehensive data analytics and machine learning to insurance agents, brokers, and carriers throughout the US, has closed a seed funding round.

Aura launches hurricane parametric cover in the Caribbean

Aura Underwriting, the specialist Caribbean catastrophe managing general agent of Rokstone Group, has launched a Caribbean parametric product to complement its existing Lloyd’s Caribbean binder.

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.

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