OKO, an Insurtech start-up that provides inclusive agricultural insurance to secure farmers’ income across Africa, has closed a Seed investment of $1.2 million. The round was led by by Newfund and ResiliAnce. Mercy Corps Venture, Techstars, ImpactAssets and RaSa also participated in the round.
The first event of the year organized by Farvest Group, the European Finance Summit, took place last March 18th, 2021. It was entitled “From finance leaders to changemakers - Sustainable recovery & green transition” and the morning sessions notably featured Nicolas Mackel (CEO, Luxembourg for Finance), Linda Zeilina (Founder & CEO, International Sustainable Finance Centre), Anne-Claire Roux (Managing Director, Finance for Tomorrow) and Inès Leonarduzzi (Founder & President, Digital For The Planet).
CATAPULT is a series of Fintech development programs produced in-house by the LHoFT Foundation, Luxembourg's dedicated Fintech hub to drive technology innovation in Luxembourg, connecting the domestic and international Fintech community.
The second edition of European Finance Summit – and first event of the year organized by Farvest Group – took place on March 18, 2021. Due to the current health situation, the event was held exclusively online and featured many international and local experts who focused on sustainability and ESG topics.
The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) today announced the acquisition of a 22.8% stake in the Luxembourg-based technology company Tetrao International. Tetrao powers its technology with artificial intelligence to provide data services including document, websites and information handling. LuxSE is the first financial institution to invest in Tetrao, a move that reflects its decision to make data a core part of its growth strategy.
The second edition of the Luxembourg Finance Summit will take place – online – on March 18th, 2021. The event will bring together international and local experts, who will share their knowledge and discuss the latest trends and most innovative solutions. After an insightful conference session, the traditional Luxembourg Finance Awards will be distributed: APPLY NOW!
Rapyd, une société mondiale de Fintech en tant que service, a annoncé aujourd'hui un tour de financement de série D de 300 millions de dollars dirigé par Coatue. Plusieurs nouveaux investisseurs ont participé au financement, notamment Spark Capital, Avid Ventures, FJ Labs et Latitude, ainsi que d'autres investisseurs actuels General Catalyst, Oak HC/FT, Tiger Global, Target Global, Durable Capital, Tal Capital et Entrée Capital.
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Remplir sa déclaration d’impôt dans un environnement où les mesures fiscales nationales et internationales sont de plus en plus complexes est un véritable casse-tête pour les départements des ressources humaines et leurs employés. Et si la solution venait d’une start-up 100 % made in Luxembourg ?
NadiFin Acceleration Program today announced that Keyrock was voted as the winner of the 2020 program by its cohort peers. Keyrock democratizes liquidity in the digital asset space by deploying for their clients proprietary, scalable, and self-adaptive algorithms. Its partners can choose from a range of bespoke service solutions to create unique financial markets within the emerging digital asset space.