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.
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.