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CME Group to Launch Euro-Denominated Bitcoin and Ether Futures

CME Group, the world’s leading derivatives marketplace, announced it plans to further expand its cryptocurrency derivatives offering with the introduction of Bitcoin Euro and Ether Euro futures on August 29, pending regulatory review. Designed to match their U.S. dollar-denominated counterparts,

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Meta: Digital Collectibles to Showcase NFTs on Instagram

Starting this week on Instagram, Meta is testing digital collectibles with select US creators and collectors to share NFTs that they have created or bought. Meta/Instagram will do then the international expansion to 100 countries in Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle

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Wealthtech Tifin Acquires SharingAlpha’s Professional Investor Community

TIFIN, a fintech platform using artificial intelligence (AI) and investment-driven personalization to shape the future of investor experiences, announced its initial launch into international markets through the acquisition on SharingAlpha, a community of over 15,000 professional fund investors and analysts

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Adyen Goes Live With Tap to Pay on iPhone

Adyen has officially launched Tap to Pay on iPhone, which allows businesses to use iPhones to accept contactless payments without the need to purchase or manage additional hardware. By partnering with NewStore, businesses including Vince and Burton can accept payments

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Bank of America Makes Strategic Investment in iCapital to Deepen Partnership

iCapital, a fintech platform for alternative investments and investors, announced that the Bank of America has made a strategic investment in the company. Bank of America invested in iCapital at the same valuation as iCapital’s last funding round in December

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US Infrastructure Fintech Prime Trust Raises $107m

Prime Trust, a leading provider of financial infrastructure for fintech and digital asset innovators, announced that it has raised over $100 million in its Series B funding round. To date, Prime Trust has raised more than $170 million in funding

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SEON Partners With Provenir to Improve Fraud Detection Solutions

Fraud prevention platform SEON announced a new partnership with credit risk specialist Provenir to help organisations build better fraud prevention solutions. Through this partnership, Provenir provides an AI-powered decisioning platform that can assess risk in areas like identity, credit, and

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MoneyGram Launches Global Crypto-To-Cash Service in Canada and the U.S.

MoneyGram has partnered the Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) with to initiate the roll out of  its crypto-to-cash service that is now available in key remittance markets, including Canada, the U.S., Kenya, and the Philippines for the first wave of users.

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Salesforce Expands Social Commerce Offerings, Connecting Merchants With TikTok

Salesforce is partnering with TikTok to make it easier for Commerce Cloud merchants to engage with the TikTok community, including advertising to users and making their products more discoverable. This partnership is the latest Commerce Cloud platform investment to help

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LevelField Selects METACO to Launch Digital Asset Management Capabilities on IBM Cloud

LevelField Financial, the premier U.S. financial services firm uniting digital assets and traditional banking services in one trusted platform has selected Switzerland-based METACO, a specialist of digital asset custody orchestration technology to complex, global financial institutions. LevelField is deploying its

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