The dramatic rise and fall of online P2P lending in China

Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on TechNode, an editorial partner of TechCrunch based in China. When Emily Zhang was interning with a peer-to-peer (P2P) lending firm in the Summer of...

Oval Money app launches its investment products for millennials

Back in April Oval Money launched with the idea of combining expense tracking, saving, and investing into one app, while also adding a social element by enabling its community...

Naspers is in talks to invest in Southeast Asia’s Carousell

Naspers, the South Africa-based firm that famously backed Chinese giant Tencent in its infancy, is in talks to invest in Singapore-based startup Carousell, according to two sources with...

SoFi held acquisition talks with Charles Schwab

SoFi, the online lending giant, held conversations with Charles Schwab about a potential acquisition by the brokerage firm, according to a source with knowledge of...

This startup is bringing Alipay-style QR code payments to Indonesia

The growth of digital payments and banking in China, where it has become mainstream and spawned numerous on-demand industries, is inspiring companies to pursue similar opportunities...

TalkBank lets you chat with your bank

As a fan of banks – I like the lollipops they give out – I’m slightly disturbed by services like TalkBank. This Russian company replaces...

Banking glitch leaves hundreds of Uber drivers in the U.K. without pay

Thanks to a banking glitch, hundreds of Uber drivers in Scotland and around London are without pay. Uber communicated the issue with affected drivers and confirmed those payments will arrive...

Zelle p2p payments push to compete with Venmo now has 19 US FI backers

The US finance industry is slowly getting its ducks in order to try to compete with the likes of PayPal-owned social payments platform Venmo. Today bank network operator Early...

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Lava Ivory Pop tablet with 16GB ROM, 7-inch display launched at...

Domestic mobile handset maker Lava on Friday launched a new tablet adding to its Ivory series. The new tablet is named Ivory Pop...

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