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Accenture buys financial services consultancy Parker Fitzgerald

Global consultancy Accenture has agreed to buy the business for an undisclosed sum. In Brief:...

  • August 22, 2019

Amazon Exec: encouraging ecommerce vital to India

Amazon’s India boss has said ecommerce needs to thrive to counter slow economic growth in Indi...

  • August 22, 2019

Swiss personal finance FinTech becomes unicorn

A Zurich-based financial technology startup has reached $1bn in valuation. In Brief: Numbrs...

  • August 22, 2019

OakNorth expands in Manchester, to take on 60 staff

British FinTech OakNorth has opened up a Manchester base. In Brief: This comes after ne...

  • August 21, 2019

WhatsApp to launch mobile payments in Indonesia

WhatsApp is reportedly in talks to launch mobile payments in Indonesia. In Brief: The F...

  • August 21, 2019

Barclays mobile payments app Pingit launches online shop

Barclays’ mobile payments business, Pingit, has launched an online platform for the sale of we...

  • August 21, 2019

Acorns Grow Inc receives more high-profile investment

Acorns Grow Inc, or ‘Acorns’, has welcomed two new celebrity investors. In Brief:...

  • August 20, 2019

InsurTech raises £132mn in round including AmEx, Citi and Goldman

Home-financing startup has raised £132mn ($160mn) in its series C funding round....

  • August 20, 2019

Israel’s regulator to fast track 2,000 FinTech and blockchain licenses

Israel’s regulator is changing the way it grants business licenses due to a backlog. In Bri...

  • August 20, 2019

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