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Open banking fintech Yapily raises $13M Series A

Yapily, one of a number of fintech startups that offer an opening banking API to let enterprises, such as financial service providers and merchants, connect to banks, has raised $13 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Lakestar, which is also a backer of fintech unicorn Revolut.
Existing investors HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, and LocalGlobe also participated. Yapily last disclosed $5.4 million in seed funding in May 2019, and counts the likes of Taavet Hinrikus (TransferWise chairman and co-founder), Ott Kaukver (Twilio’s CTO), Roberto Nicastro (UniCredit’s former deputy CEO) and Frank Strauss (Former CEO of Deutsche Postbank) as angel backers.

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Quibi launches its mobile streaming service in the middle of the quarantine era

Quibi, the much-hyped mobile app promising to deliver “quick bites” of video entertainment, is finally here.
The company has been in the headlines for more than two years, thanks to the involvement of founder Jeffrey Katzenberg (who previously co-founded DreamWorks Animation) and CEO Meg Whitman (previously the CEO of eBay and Hewlett Packard Enterprise).
Plus, it’s raised a whopping $1.75 billion to fund a star-studded content slate from filmmakers like Steven Spielberg, Guillermo del Toro, Lena Waithe and Catherine Hardwick.
Quibi is launching with nearly 50 shows today. The initial lineup includes “Chrissy’s Court” (in which Chrissy Teigen presides over …

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Οι επιχειρήσεις που στηρίζουν την μάχη κατά του κορονοϊού στην Ελλάδα [λίστα]

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05_04_2020 | 18:46

05_04_2020 | 21:06

Πολλές είναι οι εταιρείες, ενώσεις και οργανισμοί που έχουν προχωρήσει σε κάποια δωρεά, ούτως ώστε να υποστηρίξουν την κοινωνία και την πολιτεία στην κρίση που αντιμετωπίζει η χώρα μας με την πανδημία του κορονοϊού.

Το epixeiro.gr συγκέντρωσε όλες αυτές τις δωρεές και σας τις παρουσιάζει, σε μια λίστα που θα ανανεώνεται συνεχώς.

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