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Health IQ attracts $34.6M Series C

Health IQ attracts $34.6M Series C

Health IQ Insurance Services (Health IQ) today announced it has secured $34.6 million in Series C funding, led by Andreessen Horowitz. To date, the company has raised a total of $81 million mostly from its existing investors Charles River Ventures, Ribbit Capital, Foundation Capital, ...

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Cofound.it announces live crowdsale participants

Cofound.it announces live crowdsale participants

  Cofound.it, a platform for training the world’s most promising blockchain startups, has announced the six startups chosen by its community to participate in Cofound.it Playoffs. The startups will participate in the “live” crowdsale event in Ljubljana, Slovenia on November 30, surrounded by Cofound.it Priority ...

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Storj Labs, YouNow announce partnership

Storj Labs, YouNow announce partnership

Global video platform YouNow announced a partnership with Storj Labs, a decentralized cloud storage provider, to further align the PROPS by YouNow ecosystem with the decentralized community. YouNow recently announced the PROPS Ecosystem, a group of media applications powered by ...

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ACI Worldwide announces support for TCH RTP system

ACI Worldwide, a global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced support for accelerated adoption of The Clearing House (TCH) Real-time Payments (RTP®) system that went live this week. Using ACI’s UP Immediate Payments Start UP program, financial institutions can ...

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MiFID II Readiness: The Final Countdown

MiFID II Readiness: The Final Countdown

With just under two months to go before MiFID II is officially implemented, Laura Glynn, Fenergo director of regulatory compliance, reviews the impact that this wide-ranging regulation is set to have on client onboarding and lifecycle management processes for banks in ...

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