Tuesday, July 27

Fintech

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Robinhood promises to fix’the issues’ that outraged customers when it restricted trading in meme stocks

Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev acknowledged the company angered many customers after it blocked them from trading GameStop and other red-hot stocks. On Saturday, Tenev promised to learn from past mistakes and "ensure they never happen again." Saturday's roadshow event comes just days ahead of the commission-free trading app's hotly anticipated IPO. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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More than half of experts in a recent crypto survey said bitcoin will replace fiat currency by 2050

A local business in El Salvador that accepts bitcoin payments. Alex Pena/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images 54% of fintech experts surveyed expect bitcoin to overtake currencies issued by central banks in global finance by 2050. The move could also take place by 2035, according to 29% of respondents. The majority of the panel see bitcoin as currently undervalued, and the price rising this year to $66,284. See more stories on Insider's business page. Bitcoin, the world's most traded cryptocurrency, will surpass money issued by central banks as the dominant form of finance worldwide in less than 30 years, according to a panel of fintech specialists. 54% of 42 crypto experts surveyed foresee so-called hyperbitcoinization-or the moment that bitcoin overtakes global finance - occurrin...
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A Gen Z-led business created an invoicing system already tested by Nike and Fenty Beauty. Read the pitch deck it used to raise over $1 million.

Lotanna Ezeike is the CEO and cofounder of invoicing service XPO, which aims to help content creators. XPO raised more than $1 million in seed funding before officially launching its product. Ezeike shares the pitch deck he is using to lure investors and explains why bright colors and emojis helped his presentation. See more stories on Insider's business page. More than 50 million content creators have to wait 120 days to be paid by the brands they work with, said Lotanna Ezeike. His company, XPO, is trying to shorten that period to 24 hours. XPO is an invoicing service that seeks to be the intermediary between creators and bran...
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Europe’s hottest fintech startups raised $17 billion in 2021. See 14 of the pitch decks they used to land millions from VCs

Fintech and insurance startups in Europe have raised $17 billion in a record year for investment. Insider has reported extensively on both sectors as investor appetite soared. These pitch decks reveal how 14 different startups pitched their visions and products to investors. See more stories on Insider's business page. Financial services and insurance startups are the crown jewels of European tech right now.A host of regulatory and market changes have meant that the sector in Europe has grown rapidly in recent years, bringing in higher round sizes, valuations, and bigger investors than ever. 2021 has already been a record year for ...
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See 7 pitch decks that fintechs looking to disrupt wealth management, banking, and credit scores used to raise millions

Insider has been tracking the next wave of hot new startups that are blending finance and tech. Check out these pitch decks to see how fintech founders sold their vision. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fintech VC funding hit a fresh quarterly record of $22.8 billion in the first three months of 2021, according to CB Insights data. While mega-rounds helped propel overall funding, new cash was spread across 614 deals. Insider has been tracking the next wave of hot new startups that are blending finance and tech. Check out these pitch decks to see how fintech founders are selling their vision and nabbing big bucks in the process. You'll see ne...