Pair of private equity firms help CAIS earn its horn

Alternative investment platform CAIS has joined the unicorn club following a $225m investment round led by private equity firms Apollo and Motive Partners.

Why wealth managers need the right type of simplicity

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, Leonardo da Vinci once said. However, simplicity can be a double-edged sword when digitising wealth management and the key is finding the right balance.

Where to start with digital transformation in wealth management

With every new variant of Covid, the end of the pandemic continues to move further into the distance. These past two years have shown the cruciality of digital services, and firms no longer have a choice to avoid it if they want to stay successful. The trouble is, where does a firm start?

iCapital Network hits $6bn valuation hot off heels of former round

iCapital Network, which is boosting access and efficiency in alternative investing industries, has scored $50m in fresh funding, which brings its valuation to $6bn.

Why compliance and transparency are vital for digital financial solutions

A blogpost by Kidbrooke has detailed how financial organisations can ensure regulatory compliance and transparency when it comes to their digital financial products.

Why decision-making modelling might be impacting customer experience

While financial services scramble for digital transformation, Kidbrooke fears most have not assessed how the decision-making models of underlying technology might impact customer experiences.

Why wealth managers need to focus on the young investor

Wealth managers typically focus on older people, as that is where the money is. However, young investors hold the wealth of tomorrow and capturing them early will stop them going elsewhere.

bunq to offer mortgages in a first for European digital banks

European digital bank bunq will become the first European digital bank to start offering mortgages to its customers.

Does reconciliation pose a big threat to asset and wealth managers?

A study conducted by AutoRek and Worldwide Business Research has found up to 60% of asset and wealth managers view reconciliations as the biggest challenge to their company.

Visa gets ahead of the ‘crypto phenomenon’

World leading payment processor Visa has launched a crypto advisory service for its clients and partners under its Visa Consulting and Analytics (VCA) arm. Through...

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Kin Insurance retreats from IPO

Home insurance platform Kin Insurance has agreed to terminate its planned merger with special purpose acquisition company Omnichannel Acquisition Corp, due to “unfavourable market conditions”.

Sanad Cash – the latest Saudi Arabian FinTech to close funding in 2022

Sanad Cash, a Saudi Arabia-based on-demand payment and spend management platform, has scored $1.6m in its seed round.

SaaS provider for asset allocation T-REX gets claws on $40m

T-REX Group, a SaaS provider for the asset-backed financing industry, has closed its Series C round on $40m.

Simplisafe teams with Aviva to offer bolstered insurance protection

Security firm Simplisafe has teamed with insurance company Aviva to help businesses reduce the severity or prevent costly insurance claims on their premises.

Mollie joins forces with Chargebee to streamline subscription payments

Dutch payment service provider Mollie has partnered with subscription management platform Chargebee to help simplify subscription payments.

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