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Colombian B2B Fintech Simetrik Raises $55 Million Series B Led by Goldman Sachs

Simetrik, a B2B financial solutions platform founded in 2019 in Colombia, announces a $55-million Series B funding round led by Growth Equity at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Other investors joining this round include FinTech Collective, which led the Series A,

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Nuvei Launches Direct Local Acquiring in Colombia

Nuvei Corporation, the Canadian fintech company, announces that it has launched direct local acquiring capabilities in Colombia, further expanding its presence in Latin America  and strengthening its overall footprint in the region. Nuvei is the first global payments company to

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Citi Collaborates to Explore Tokenization of Private Markets

Citi has announced that it has successfully completed a proof of concept on tokenization of private funds along with Wellington Management and WisdomTree. The proof of concept, which was conducted on the Avalanche Spruce institutional test Subnet, found that smart-contract

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Apple Claims Expanding Reach in Finance with 12M Credit Card Users and US$10B in Savings Balances

Apple has been steadily expanding its foothold in the financial services industry, with new data released by the company revealing more than 12 million users of its Apple Card credit card product, and US$10 billion in total balances in Apple

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PayPal Ventures Launches AI Fund With Co-lead Investment in Rasa’s $30 Million Series C Funding Round

PayPal Ventures announces a new AI Fund, where a portion of the total funds will be deployed over the next three years for early stage AI investments across all industries and verticals. The AI Fund is launched together with their

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Pagaya Closes Five-Year $280M Credit Facility with BlackRock, UBS, JPMorgan

Pagaya Technologies, a global technology company delivering AI-driven product solutions for the financial ecosystem, announced the closing of a credit facility with participation from Funds and Accounts managed by BlackRock, UBS O’Connor, JPMorgan Chase, Valley Bank, and Israel Discount Bank.

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