Jul 6, 2017
Money 20/20 came to Copenhagen, Denmark June 26th-28th and attracted over 6,000 attendees which places it among Europe's largest Fintech events. The momentum signals a growing regional interest in investment crowdfunding, peer to peer lending, investor management, robo advisors, cross border money flows, cryptocurrency and blockchain.
May 2, 2017
Katipult is honored to add the FinTech Breakthrough Award to the growing list of distinctions that it has received this year. With over 3,000 nominations for the FinTech Breakthrough Awards the competition was extremely tough, particularly in the lending categories. The awards are determined by a panel of impartial senior-level judges, which included analysts, journalists, and technology executives who have worked in the industry.
Mar 29, 2017
As Katipult’s CTO, I’m frequently being asked by our customers if and what we’re going to do with BlockChain. The idea of BlockChain is absolutely viral in the FinTech sector right now, and it seems that every company is eventually going to need some perspective on it. To me, it no longer seems like an avant garde idea. It now seems that the benefits will cause the technology to propel forward exponentially - but how?
Mar 3, 2017
On January 15th, 2017, the Canadian Consulate of Hong Kong brought the top 6 Canadian Fintech companies from Canada to Hong Kong to learn about the local markets, develop key business contacts, meet with institutions and regulatory bodies, and tour HK’s newest Fintech centers. It was a great experience full of networking, pitching, partnerships, and how our Katipult solution can be applied to this dynamic market.
Feb 8, 2017
Calgary, February 7th, 2017. Canada’s Fintech standout Katipult has secured a substantial capital investment in a round of funding according to CEO and Founder Brock Murray. The company provides a Platform-as-a-Service that’s like Shopify for private capital markets. Its software allows firms to setup and manage a platform to offer privately issued, exempt securities to non-accredited, accredited and institutional investors.
Jan 27, 2017
Private capital markets are plagued with compliance requirements and operational inefficiencies, and software can eliminate many of the pain points from deal administration to investor reporting. For this reason traditional finance firms are looking at investment crowdfunding, peer to peer lending, and investor management solutions to stay relevant within this industry among the upstart Fintech (FInancial Technology) players.
Jan 11, 2017
After completing a highly competitive application process, Katipult and five other Canadian fintech companies are selected to participate in the Canadian Fintech Mission to Hong Kong! The mission was announced following the venture capital-backed investment in Canadian fintech companies hit its highest level in almost two decades.