Alt-Finance

Stories exploring the world of alt-currencies like Bitcoin, alt-banking, invoice-discounting and more

Atos, Zonafide unite to fight ID theft and cybercrime

Atos, Zonafide unite to fight ID theft and cybercrime

Zonafide, the mobile app leveraging blockchain and collaboration technology to ensure activities are secure and legitimate, today announced a partnership with Atos to help combat identity theft and cybercrime. The partnership sees Atos assist their clients in the use of ...

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New Smartkarma premium services include MiFID II-compliant research

New Smartkarma premium services include MiFID II-compliant research

Smartkarma, Asia’s largest provider of independent investment research, today announced the global launch of Premium Services, a suite of value-added services, allowing asset managers to deepen their engagement with independent research providers. Smartkarma’s innovative platform-based solution has up-ended the traditional ...

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Groundfloor launches online public offering

Groundfloor launches online public offering

Groundfloor, the first issuer qualified by the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission to offer real estate based payment dependent notes that are available to non-accredited investors, today announced it has raised a total of $4.3 million from 671 participating investors ...

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SyndicateRoom report details benefits of early-stage investing

SyndicateRoom report details benefits of early-stage investing

Exclusive research from online investment platform SyndicateRoom reveals investors in early-stage equities have seen a seventh consecutive year of 30 per cent growth. Early-stage equities: A long-term study, conducted in partnership with research firm Beauhurst, is the second piece of in-depth ...

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PeerIQ, Cross River to streamline capital sourcing

PeerIQ, Cross River to streamline capital sourcing

Cross River, an established financial services company, and PeerIQ , a consumer loan data analytics provider, today announced a strategic partnership that will streamline capital sourcing between non-bank lenders and institutional loan buyers. The new effort will combine Cross River’s ...

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