citibank News of 02/28/20
Revisiting Jumia’S JForce Scandal And Citron’S Short-Sell Claims
In advance of Jumia’s November financial reporting, it’s worth revisiting the company’s second quarter results , the downside of which included some negative news beyond losses. The Africa focused e-commerce company — with ...
Apple Rolls Out Apple Card Preview To Select Users
Apple Card is getting its first group of public test users today. A limited amount of customers that signed up to be notified about the release of Apple Card are getting the ability to apply for the card in their Wallet app today — as well as the ...
Flybits Nabs $35m To Build Consumer Recommendation Engines For The Financial Sector
Financial service companies like banks have seen some of their business cannibalised over the years with the rise of digital-based alternatives — often in the form of apps — that provide lower fees, faster responsiveness, and more ...
The Rise Of The New Crypto “Mafias”
Ash Egan Contributor Ash Egan leads crypto investing at Accomplice. He formerly was a VC at ConsenSys Ventures and Converge. In the early 2000s, journalists popularized the term “ PayPal mafia” to describe the ...
Symphony, A Messaging App That’S Been A Hit With Wall Street, Raises $165m At A $1.4b Valuation
Slack’s rapid rise and upcoming IPO are clear signs of the ripe opportunity to be had in the field of enterprise messaging. Today, a startup that’s built a messaging product specifically for the financial services vertical is also ...
India’S Largest Mobile Wallet Company Paytm Now Offers A Credit Card
Paytm, India’s largest mobile wallet app, has branched out to several businesses in recent years as threat from Google and Facebook grows. On Tuesday, it added another category to the list: credit cards. The firm, operated by One97 ...
The Robot-Recruiter Is Coming — VCV’S AI Will Read Your Face In A Job Interview
With remote working becoming more of a norm than ever before, remote interviews have, in turn, become a necessity. But how can you truly assess someone from these? In addition, it’s easy to miss great candidates just because you don’t have time to ...