- Players’ Strategy
FACTS The neo-bank for SMEs Qonto announces a major financing round on the French FinTech market.
FACTS The German Free Insurance Data Initiative (a.k.a. Frida) looks into applying PSD2 compliant open interfaces and data exchange capabilities in the insurance sector.
FACTS A new FinTech, Koto, gets ready to enter the UK with what they call a “Stress-free Credit” service.
- Distribution Channel – Internet
FACTS The Portuguese institution Banco Best teams up the insurance group Simplesurance (featuring affinity-based, connected services) and lets their customers subscribe smartphone insurance offers through a chatbot.
FACTS The Paris-based mobile payment FinTech Lydia announces a €40 million financing round.
FACTS Intuit, subsidiary of the US group Quickbooks, software vendor and service provider specialising in SME’s management activities, and the BtoB payment platform, Libeo, announced a strategic partnership.
FACTS Axialease (SWS group) –leasing company focusing on corporate equipment– unveils a new subsidiary specialising in long-term leasing offers applied to electric cars for corporate customers.