SoftBank splashes $130m in Indian insurtech PolicyBazaar

SoftBank’s Vision Fund has reportedly bought an additional stake worth $130 million in the owner of Indian insurance marketplace, PolicyBazaar. Times of India reported the deal based on three sources who said the new investment would give SoftBank a more.

National Bank of Pakistan modernises pool management

National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) has upgraded its pool management system with ten-year-long partner Codebase Technologies (CBT). NBP is a Pakistani government-owned commercial bank and a subsidiary of State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). It holds roughly $17.2 billion in assets..

Aldi Nord switches card acquiring to Fiserv in five days

Aldi Nord, the northern European operations of the groceries retailer, has shifted the processing of its in-store card payments to Fiserv. Fiserv has been an Aldi partner for 15 years Aldi Nord operates 2,500 locations in Germany. It also has.

South Korea reports 20m subscriptions to open banking service

South Korea’s financial regulator has reported that 20 million people are using its open banking services. 70% of South Koreans are using open banking services Open banking services launched in the country back in December 2019. So far, 72 companies.

Robinhood, A Free Investment App

Robinhood an online trading app has gained a lot of attention in the last two years or so. The feature which distinguishes it from the rest is the fact that it is free of cost for all. It is a.

Managing Finance of a Small Salon

Managing finances is tough. And starting a small business, no matter what the niche, is especially challenging in all conditions. You must have a lot of skills when starting a salon business. Yes, it is important to have the required.

World of Apps and Their Economic Role

There is an app for everything today. Want to order some food? Order it through an app. Want to check your blood pressure but don’t have the equipment? Check it through an app. Do not want to go to the.

CARES Act Financial Assistance For Self-Employed

With the increase of the Corona Virus pandemic, financial struggles have multiplied as well. For a person with a small start-up requiring loans, things are looking very bleak. Most states offer a benefits support program for 26 weeks which is.