Innovid Gets $30 Million in Funding from Goldman Sachs

Innovid Gets $30 Million in Funding from Goldman Sachs

Global video advertising platform leader Innovid had quite a successful 2018. In the last year, the company was named as one of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology 500 and recognized by Gartner as a company to watch in AdTech. Beginning 2019 with a bang, the company

Why Financial Planning Is Important Before Starting a Business

Why Financial Planning Is Important Before Starting a Business

Want to build a business that will last well into the future? The secret is sound financial planning. Financial planning and analysis allows would-be business owners look at several things before starting a company, including initial costs, current funding, potential funding sources, viability of idea, potential profitability, and other factors. Starting

IBM Gives Up Seterus to Mr. Cooper

IBM Gives Up Seterus to Mr. Cooper

After selling Lotus Notes, Domino and Tivoli software assets for $1.8 billion, IBM has now sold another one of its business units – the Seterus mortgage servicing platform. These moves come as IBM CEO Ginni Rometty is on a mission to shed the company’s non-core assets and is seeking ways to


Will AI Provoke a Tsunami in the Finance Sector?

Will AI in Finance Provoke a Tsunami in the Finance Sector

Artificial intelligence continues to impact businesses in every industry. From a better way to make customer predictions to a better way to understand potential candidates during the hiring process, AI has helped to create a better way to understand data and use it to the advantage of the business to

American Express Former Chief Retiring from Boards of P&G and IBM

American Express Former Chief Retiring from Boards of P&G and IBM

Ken Chenault, the former Chief Executive Officer of American Express, is leaving the boards of Procter & Gamble and IBM according to regulatory filings made on Thursday. “Chenault made this decision in order to allow more time to focus on a range of activities in the next phase of his life,”

5 Best Accounting Software for Small to Medium Sized Business

Best Accounting Software for Small and Medium sized Business

The best accounting software solution for your small to medium sized business. How to find the best accounting solution for your company. How a company manages their finances says a lot about a business. It’s also one of the most important places to focus attention and devote resources. Healthy financials mean that

Seismic Closes Series E Funding with $100 Million Raised

Seismic Closes Series E Funding with $100 Million Raised

One of the market leaders in sales and marketing enablement, Seismic, announced that it closed a new fundraising round. The company closed its Series E funding round, raising $100 million at a valuation of $1 billion. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and funds and accounts advised by T.


How to Calculate Salary Hike Using People Analytics

How to Calculate Salary Hike Using People Analytics

People analytics tools give your HR teams more insight into your human capital, the people you employ to support and run your business. With this insight, businesses who are looking to structure their raises on the concept of merit or “pay to perform” have better tools to effectively do this.

SoftBank’s Mobile Unit Files for $21 Billion IPO

SoftBank's Mobile Unit Files for $21 Billion IPO

Japan-based SoftBank Group filed for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) for its domestic telecoms business worth 2.4 trillion yen (approximately $21.16 billion) set to drop next month. This is the second highest IPO ever, ranking behind the Alibaba Group, which holds the record for largest IPO at $25 billion. SoftBank founder

Finance

Nearly every significant sector has been drenched by the wave of technology, and the financial sector is no exception. Fintech, which stands for financial technologies, refers to technologies that are used and applied in the financial services sector. These technologies initially referred to those primarily used on the back end by financial institutions themselves, but in general, fintech represents all computer programs and other technology that is used to support or enable banking and financial services, whether personal or commercial.

Technology has helped forecast future financial changes to businesses and the consumers. It has also offered solutions to create a global currency, assisted in establishing efficient payment systems, and upended workflow and processes in the financial services industry. Technology affects almost every financial activity, from banking to payments to investing and wealth management. Almost everyone is using fintech, and those users can be placed in four broad categories: (1) business-to-business (B2B) for banks, and (2) their business clients; (3) business-to-consumer (B2C) for small businesses, and (4) consumers. No one knows what the future holds, but trends point towards an increase in mobile banking, financial information and data, more accurate analytics which will create an abundance of opportunities for all fintech users to interact in groundbreaking ways.

Finance Technology – News, Events, and Future Trends to Follow

For the most recent details on new technology in financial services, TechFunnel.com is your up-to-the-minute source. We are dedicated to reporting on the latest fintech trends, technology used in finance, as well as technology in finance industry. Our team of writers, editors, and creators provide in-depth analysis of the latest fintech trends, insightful fintech news articles, and enagaging video content surrounding financial technology trends. From whose raising capital to whose hiring new CFOs, TechFunnel.com keeps you informed about what’s happening at the top finance companies and fintech companies.

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