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Intuit Introduces Money by QuickBooks, Mobile Banking Designed for Small Businesses

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:45pm

These small businesses tell us they want fintech to help them feel in control of their money and cash flow, whether thats getting paid quickly or having greater visibility into their finances.

Key Points: 
  • These small businesses tell us they want fintech to help them feel in control of their money and cash flow, whether thats getting paid quickly or having greater visibility into their finances.
  • Money by QuickBooks does just that and puts these tools right in the hands of small businesses allowing them to lay the foundation for growth and success.
  • Money by QuickBooks also leverages Intuits leadership in payments, processing $91 billion in volume annually, to help small businesses get paid fast.
  • Money by QuickBooks account: Money by QuickBooks account opening is subject to identity verification and approval by Green Dot Bank.

Little Caesars® to Cast Commercial for The Batman Promotion Entirely on TikTok

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

DETROIT, Oct. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Little Caesars will announce today at DC FanDome, a free virtual DC fan event, that it is seeking cast members for its next commercial entirely on TikTok.

Key Points: 
  • DETROIT, Oct. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Little Caesars will announce today at DC FanDome, a free virtual DC fan event, that it is seeking cast members for its next commercial entirely on TikTok.
  • As part of a larger affiliation with Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming The Batman movie, releasing in theaters March 4, 2022, Little Caesars will launch their promotion with the #BeLikeTheBatman casting call.
  • To participate, TikTok users can create videos of themselves depicting how they would navigate everyday life if they were Batman.
  • Commercials created from the Little Caesars TikTok casting call will air in the weeks leading up to the film's release.

Clickatell Announces Chat Commerce Platform with New Payment Capabilities

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:01pm

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Clickatell , a leader in mobile communications and chat commerce, announced it will unveil new payment capabilities via its Chat Commerce Platform at Money 20/20 Las Vegas, Oct. 24-27.

Key Points: 
  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Clickatell , a leader in mobile communications and chat commerce, announced it will unveil new payment capabilities via its Chat Commerce Platform at Money 20/20 Las Vegas, Oct. 24-27.
  • "1 Starting in 2011, Clickatell already recognized the need for chat commerce and moved to the model that combines communication and commerce.
  • "With billions of consumers actively chatting on chat apps, we believe Chat Commerce is the future of digital commerce enabling brands to connect, interact, and transact where their customers are," said Pieter de Villiers, CEO and co-founder at Clickatell.
  • Founded in 2000 with now over 10,000 customers, Clickatell is powering the digital commerce transformation through Chat Commerce.

ComplianceAsia hosts half-day Asia regulatory update seminar in London

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --International financial firmsshould brace for major changes in the Asian financial industry, according to a seminarhosted by ComplianceAsia ,thelongest establishedcompliance consultingfirmintheAsia Pacificregion.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --International financial firmsshould brace for major changes in the Asian financial industry, according to a seminarhosted by ComplianceAsia ,thelongest establishedcompliance consultingfirmintheAsia Pacificregion.
  • During the seminar, Philippa Allen, CEO and Founder,ComplianceAsia,AlexDuperouzel, Managing Director, ComplianceAsiaand Jasper Yip, Partner in the financial services practice of Oliver Wyman Hong Kong providedthe latest regulatory changes around Asia Pacific and recent enforcement actionsin Asia Pacific.Keynote speakers included Mr Minoru Nakamura, Minister for Financial Affairs, Embassy of Japan in the UK.
  • Our seminar today in London is designed to provide practical guidance and updates to compliance officers with responsibility for offices in Asia Pacific."
  • AlexDuperouzel added: "Financial services become more complex each year from a regulatory perspective and the Asian region is part of that trend.

ComplianceAsia hosts half-day Asia regulatory update seminar in London

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --International financial firmsshould brace for major changes in the Asian financial industry, according to a seminarhosted by ComplianceAsia ,thelongest establishedcompliance consultingfirmintheAsia Pacificregion.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --International financial firmsshould brace for major changes in the Asian financial industry, according to a seminarhosted by ComplianceAsia ,thelongest establishedcompliance consultingfirmintheAsia Pacificregion.
  • During the seminar, Philippa Allen, CEO and Founder,ComplianceAsia,AlexDuperouzel, Managing Director, ComplianceAsiaand Jasper Yip, Partner in the financial services practice of Oliver Wyman Hong Kong providedthe latest regulatory changes around Asia Pacific and recent enforcement actionsin Asia Pacific.Keynote speakers included Mr Minoru Nakamura, Minister for Financial Affairs, Embassy of Japan in the UK.
  • Our seminar today in London is designed to provide practical guidance and updates to compliance officers with responsibility for offices in Asia Pacific."
  • AlexDuperouzel added: "Financial services become more complex each year from a regulatory perspective and the Asian region is part of that trend.

Women's World Banking Announces Fintech Innovation Challenge Winners

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 5:30pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Women's World Banking announced today Boost Capital and People's Pension Trust as the winners of its Third Annual Fintech Innovation Challenge, part of the organization's Making Finance Work for Women Thought Leadership Series.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Women's World Banking announced today Boost Capital and People's Pension Trust as the winners of its Third Annual Fintech Innovation Challenge, part of the organization's Making Finance Work for Women Thought Leadership Series.
  • Both companies clearly demonstrate the game-changing potential of fintechs to advance women's economic empowerment on a broader scale," said Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO of Women's World Banking.
  • "The Fintech Innovation Challenge has established itself globally as a key platform for attracting equity-minded innovators and encouraging bold solutions to financial exclusion for women.
  • The winners of the Female Founder Award will receive a 1:1 marketing and PR strategy consult with Anthemis , a leading fintech investment platform.

Women's World Banking Announces Fintech Innovation Challenge Winners

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 5:30pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's World Banking announced today Boost Capital and People's Pension Trust as the winners of its Third Annual Fintech Innovation Challenge, part of the organization's Making Finance Work for Women Thought Leadership Series. Each year, the Challenge provides a global stage for fintechs to present innovative solutions and business models that help build economic security and prosperity for unbanked, underserved women. This year's competition culminated in a live virtual event to honor both recipients and get a deeper look into their fintech solutions, as well as hear from guest speakers to discuss the role of financial technology in the future of women's economic empowerment.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Women's World Banking announced today Boost Capital and People's Pension Trust as the winners of its Third Annual Fintech Innovation Challenge, part of the organization's Making Finance Work for Women Thought Leadership Series.
  • Both companies clearly demonstrate the game-changing potential of fintechs to advance women's economic empowerment on a broader scale," said Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO of Women's World Banking.
  • "The Fintech Innovation Challenge has established itself globally as a key platform for attracting equity-minded innovators and encouraging bold solutions to financial exclusion for women.
  • The winners of the Female Founder Award will receive a 1:1 marketing and PR strategy consult with Anthemis , a leading fintech investment platform.

NICE Actimize Named Category Winner for Suitability in 2021 WealthTechAsia Awards

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:30am

NICE Actimize, a NICE (NASDAQ: NICE) business, was named the winner in the Suitability category by WealthTechAsia Awards 2021.

Key Points: 
  • NICE Actimize, a NICE (NASDAQ: NICE) business, was named the winner in the Suitability category by WealthTechAsia Awards 2021.
  • According to WealthTechAsia, In a comprehensive and well-argued submission, NICE Actimize showed how it prioritized its investment in the Wealth Management and Suitability area, applying cloud, artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to solving critical needs.
  • As wealth management firms adapt to new customer demands, NICE Actimizes advancements in sales practices & suitability make this transition easier, said Chris Wooten, EVP, NICE.
  • Recently, NICE Actimize launched SURVEIL-X Suitability for Wealth and Insurance , a comprehensive AI-powered surveillance and suitability solution that builds on the capabilities of NICE Actimizes industry-leading SURVEIL-X Holistic Conduct Surveillance suite.

The CanCoin ($CANNA) launched by Technicorum Holdings, now listed on KingSwap and PancakeSwap DEXes

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:00am

The CanCoin project has confirmed the listing of the $CANNA tokens on PancakeSwap and KingSwap decentralized exchanges as of October 12th 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The CanCoin project has confirmed the listing of the $CANNA tokens on PancakeSwap and KingSwap decentralized exchanges as of October 12th 2021.
  • Users can now swap the $CANNA token, a native on the Binance Smart Chain with BEP-20 and BEP-1155 token standards on the listed decentralized exchanges.
  • The CanCoin has issued an initial total token supply of 420,000,000,000 of which 210,000,000 tokens are in circulation.
  • The CanCoin is a legal cannabis token designed to address friction and monetization issues in the growing legal European cannabis market.

Technicorum Announces Royal Lion Technologies Strategic Partnership with AA Technology Innovation

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:00am

SINGAPORE, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ( via Blockchain Wire ) Technicorum Holdings, an IT and service group specializing in Digital Assets and successful incubator of innovative DeFi and NFT project: KingSwap , today announced Royal Lion Technologies Pte Ltd, a subsidiary under Technicorum Holdings group of companies, has become a joint venture strategic business partnership struck with Singapore A&A Blockchain Technology Innovation Pte Ltd.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ( via Blockchain Wire ) Technicorum Holdings, an IT and service group specializing in Digital Assets and successful incubator of innovative DeFi and NFT project: KingSwap , today announced Royal Lion Technologies Pte Ltd, a subsidiary under Technicorum Holdings group of companies, has become a joint venture strategic business partnership struck with Singapore A&A Blockchain Technology Innovation Pte Ltd.
  • The strategic partnership complements the groups strengths and technical advantages to solve existing problems within the blockchain infrastructure.
  • The partnership aims to build a robust blockchain ecosystem and aim to strengthen and reshape the Singapore financial market through blockchain technology and digital assets standards.
  • The strategic partnership aligns the unique strengths of Technicorum and A&A Blockchain Technologies under Royal Lion Technologies.