Capital Markets Insights

3 Emerging FinTech Trends In Asia Right Now

3 Emerging FinTech Trends In Asia Right Now

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.

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FundingNomad - Platform of the Month

FundingNomad - Platform of the Month

Feb 22, 2017

Site: https://www.fundingnomad.com
Location: Canada, United States & Cayman Islands
Contact: Brad Kerr (brad@fundingnomad.com)
Sector: Entertainment & Media

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Katipult Secures Capital Partner for 2017 Growth

Katipult Secures Capital Partner for 2017 Growth

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.

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Top 6 Reasons Investment Platforms Fail

Top 6 Reasons Investment Platforms Fail

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.

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Platform of the Month - 1KFund

Platform of the Month - 1KFund

Jan 12, 2017

Company Name: 1KFund
Website: www.1kfund.com
Sector: Financial Services, including real estate
Location: New York (USA) & Lagos (Nigeria)

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KATIPULT selected as 1 of 6 Canadian fintech finalists to participate in the Canadian Fintech Mission to Hong Kong on January 15th - 20th!

KATIPULT selected as 1 of 6 Canadian fintech finalists to participate in the Canadian Fintech Mission to Hong Kong on January 15th - 20th!

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.

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6 Critical Takeaways from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Fintech Festival

6 Critical Takeaways from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Fintech Festival

Dec 15, 2016

After coming back from experiencing the amazing Singapore FinTech Festival organized by MAS (Central Bank of Singapore), we have been able to sit back and think about some of the great developments occurring in Singapore and SE Asia’s fintech scene.

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Australia & Kenya regulators partner up for fintech development

Australia & Kenya regulators partner up for fintech development

Nov 1, 2016

Discussion of cross-border technology concerns is agreed upon by both jurisdictions.

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