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Bluetooth Eyewear Brand Lucyd Launches Investment Crowdfunding Campaign via StartEngine

FTS News Desk
Innovative Eyewear Inc., operator of the Lucyd e-glasses brand, is excited to announce the launch of an investment crowdfunding campaign on the StartEngine platform, enabling investors at any level to own a stake in the company. Lucyd’s previous raise was oversubscribed with 3,800 investors. Tech entrepreneurs Harrison Gross and team founded Innovative Eyewear in......
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U.S. Bank Names Tendayi Kapfidze as Head of Economic Analysis

FTS News Desk
U.S. Bank announced today that it has named Tendayi Kapfidze as its new head of economic analysis. “We’re excited to have him at U.S. Bank and continue to build on the foundation we have in place.” In this role, Kapfidze will build on U.S. Bank’s existing economic research capabilities supporting......
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Adriatic Bank Announces Launch of Investment Banking Division

FTS News Desk
Following the license granted by the Montenegro Security Exchange Commission to provide investment services and perform investing activities, Adriatic Bank has announced the anticipated opening of its investment banking division. Among the services offered in the new division: investment consulting, transferring of funds to a varied range of investment venues, executing trading......
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South Africa’s Largest Fund Administrator Goes Live with Temenos

FTS News Desk
Agility and scalability of Temenos platform supports Curo’s large multi-client fund base and rapid pace of product evolution in the investment industry Temenos Multifonds Global Accounting platform enables Curo Fund Services to deliver seamless back office service; Curo is a third-party administrator for 3,000 funds with assets under management in......
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Investor Group Completes Purchase of Georgia Banking Company

FTS News Desk
$180 Million Raised to Fund Growth; New Headquarters Planned for 1776 Peachtree Road in Atlanta An investor group led by Bartow Morgan, Jr., has completed the acquisition of the Georgia Banking Company, following the private placements of $125 million in common equity and $55 million in subordinated debt, it was announced today. The company will......
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Jellysmack Confirms Series C Investment from SoftBank Vision Fund 2 to Drive International Expansion

FTS News Desk
The funding will accelerate the company’s creator-focused technology with expanded AI development, new products and future M&A activity Jellysmack, the global creator company, has raised a Series C investment round from SoftBank Vision Fund 2. The investment was announced today by SoftBank Chairman & CEO Masayoshi Sonduring their Earnings Results Briefing......
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Biden Tax Proposal Could Boost Tax Master Network’s Core Service

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Financial Gravity Companies Inc. announced that the corporate tax increase included in President Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure package, could juice even more demand for their subsidiary Tax Master Network’s tax planning service. “Choosing the right entity structure is a fundamental question for every business owner,” said TMN CEO Edward A. Lyon. “This bill affects......
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State of the Fintech Industry and a Look into 2021

Greg Schultz
It is no secret that 2020 has been a year like no other. The COVID-19 pandemic, economic shutdowns and government stimulus plans have greatly impacted where the financial industry stands today and where it is headed in 2021. While the current situation is not, to borrow a euphemistic medical phrase,......
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US-based Investment Management Company Selects Cymptom’s Always-on Risk Visibility Solution for Data-Driven Cyber Defense

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Cymptom, the always-on security analytics company, announced today that a US-based investment management company has installed its always-on risk visibility solution to identify, prioritize and mitigate urgent security gaps and risk. Following a short proof-of-concept, the financial institution’s security team refers to Cymptom’s solution to cover all MITRE ATT&CK framework......
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Two Sigma Impact and Avance Investment Management Acquire Leading B2B E-Commerce Purveyor Wholesale Supplies Plus

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Investment to support continued growth of an integral procurement partner for personal care artisans Two Sigma Impact, the impact investing business of Two Sigma, and Avance Investment Management (“Avance”), a private equity firm that invests in established lower-middle market services and consumer businesses, today announced they have acquired Wholesale Supplies......