Month : August 2020

Robinhood Raises $3.4 Billion to Fuel Record Customer Growth
Fintech News

Robinhood Appoints Norm Ashkenas and Kelly Zigaitis as Chief Compliance Officers

FTS News Desk
Robinhood will welcome two new Chief Compliance Officers to their team! Norm Ashkenas will be joining as Chief Compliance Officer for Robinhood Financial and Kelly Zigaitis will serve as Chief Compliance Officer for Robinhood Securities. With extensive, exemplary backgrounds in brokerage industry compliance, Norm and Kelly will lead the compliance......
Adyen and Microsoft Launch Network Token Optimization
Banking Fintech News

Adyen to process European credit card payments for Zalando

FTS News Desk
The partnership between Adyen and Zalando expands as the global payments provider gets set to process Zalando’s credit card payments in all European markets. Read More: OpenUnit Raises $150,000 Pre-Seed Funding from Y Combinator Adyen and Zalando’s partnership is expanding, as the global payments provider to many of the world’s largest......
Fintech News

Stripe hires Mike Clayville as Chief Revenue Officer

FTS News Desk
Stripe, a global technology company building economic infrastructure for the internet, today announced that Mike Clayville is joining the business as Chief Revenue Officer. A 36-year sales veteran of AWS, VMware and BEA Systems, Mike will be charged with leading and growing Stripe’s global sales organization as the company enters......
Banking Fintech News

Oak Valley Community Bank Announces Branch Manager Hiring

FTS News Desk
Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), announced that Pamela Swift has joined the bank as, Vice President, Branch Manager. She will be based out of the Modesto-Dale Road Branch. Swift brings extensive knowledge to her new position. She has over 30 years......
Banking Fintech News

Kroll Bond Rating Agency Affirms First Bank Investment Grade Rating

FTS News Desk
First Bank (Nasdaq Global Market: FRBA) today announced that the Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA), a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization (NRSRO) registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has affirmed the Bank’s credit ratings and stable outlook. The announcement was made by Patrick L. Ryan, President and......
Fintech News Risk Management

PRGX E-books Help Procurement Professionals Reduce Supplier Spend, Ensure Compliance and Minimize Risk

FTS News Desk
PRGX Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRGX), a global leader in recovery audit and spend analytics services, announced two new e-books are now available for download. Now more than ever, technology is becoming a critical component of contract compliance professionals’ job. While the work to perform contract compliance reviews has traditionally focused......
Fintech News

A Software & A Book As Your Financial Savior: MadbuMax

FTS News Desk
One advancement that has come about with access to the internet and general awareness about financial independence in recent years is that young people are choosing to get financially independent at a younger age. With opportunities popping up such as a career in the retail, food industry, academics, army, etc.......
Artificial Intelligence Banking Fintech News

LexinFintech Wins The Asian Banker Award for Best AI and Innovation Lab in China

FTS News Desk
LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. (“Lexin”) (NASDAQ: LX), a leading online consumption and consumer finance platform for educated young professionals in China, has been awarded the Best AI and Innovation Lab Award in China by The Asian Banker, whose awards are seen as an undisputed benchmark measuring the performance of the best banks and fintech......
Fintech News Risk Management

Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) Launches New Derivatives Market and Clearinghouse Leveraging Nasdaq Market Technology

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Endeavor will further support the growth of the Saudi capital market The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) announced today it has officially launched its first Derivatives Market and a clearinghouse, The Securities Clearing Centre Company (Muqassa), both of which are running on Nasdaq’s (Nasdaq: NDAQ) market technology. The first exchange-traded derivatives product is MT30......
GTreasury Releases SmartPredictions; AI-Powered Solution Sharpens Treasurers’ Cash Forecasting Accuracy
Artificial Intelligence Fintech News

GTreasury Releases SmartPredictions; AI-Powered Solution Sharpens Treasurers’ Cash Forecasting Accuracy

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GTreasury, a treasury and risk management platform provider, today announced the release of SmartPredictions™, which improves cash forecasting accuracy by applying artificial intelligence to short- and long-term treasury data. As forecasting precision becomes increasingly critical to corporations’ cash management and liquidity planning, GTreasury is making the capability generally available to customers beginning......