Posts From Diana Ngo

European Commission Supports the Global Hack, a Global Tech Movement to Combat the Coronavirus

The European Commission has announced it is supporting the upcoming Global Hack, an online hackathon organised by the world’s tech community. The Hackathon is designed to rapidly develop much needed solutions in the current COVID-19 pandemic. Kai Isand, head organiser

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Mambu is Opening its Prime Engineering Centre in Lithuania

Mambu, an innovative cloud platform for banks, Fintechs and financial service providers, is establishing an engineering centre in Lithuania. The new Vilnius team, which is expected to grow to 100 employees within 3 years, will serve as one of the

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Lithuania Brings World’s First Blockchain Based Digital Collector Coin

The world‘s first blockchain-based digital collector coin created by the Bank of Lithuania is dedicated to the 16 February 1918 Act of Independence of Lithuania and its 20 signatories. The coin is expected to be issued in spring 2020. “This

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Vilnius Ranked as No. 1 City in Tech Startups

Financial Times’ fDi Intelligence division announced the list of 30 cities that have attracted the most greenfield Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects of tech startups per capita during the years 2016-2018. Vilnius was ranked as the leading city and outranked cities like Singapore, Tel

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Railsbank is Expanding its Vilnius Engineering Team

Railsbank, a London-based leading global open banking and RegTech platform that has opened an office in Vilnius in 2018 announces that it has raised $10m in a Series A funding round, led by Moneta Capital and joined by CreditEase, Clocktower

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The 9 Hottest Fintech, Insurtech and Proptech Startups in Finland

Over the past years, Finland’s fintech industry has been growing rapidly. Today, the nation is home to roughly 160 fintech companies covering a wide range of areas including payments, cryptocurrencies, blockchain, insurance, security and compliance, APIs and platforms, data and

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