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Upgrade Announces $ 280 Million Series F Funding

Mobile credit and banking platform Upgrade, Inc. Tuesday (November 16) announcement it raised $ 280 million in a Series F fundraiser led by Coatue Management and DST Global, and now has a pre-monetary valuation of $ 6 billion. Other companies participating in Upgrade’s fundraising include Dragoneer Investment Group and existing …

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Airwallex: Singapore Central Bank Payment License

Global FinTech Platform Airwallex obtained a payment license in Singapore, bolstering the company’s operations in the ASEAN region, according to a press release sent to PYMNTS on Monday, November 8. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has cleared Airwallex for a major payment institution license, which allows the Australian startup …

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HAWTHORN BANCSHARES, INC. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Position and Operating Results (Form 10-Q)

Forward-looking statements This report contains certain forward-looking statements concerning the financial condition, results of operations, plans, objectives, future performance and activities of Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc., and its subsidiaries (collectively, the Company, we, us, or our), including, without limitation: ? statements that are not of a historical nature, and statements preceded, …

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Capitol Hill: BNPL has advantages, growing risks

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) plans and other financial innovations, such as Access to Earned Wage (EWA), have the potential to expand financial access for underserved populations, but also have risks that consumers can surpass themselves, a panel of academics and non-officials. profit executives said Tuesday (Nov. 2). The audience …

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3 ways to avoid debt until retirement by planning ahead

Like many of their generation, my parents despised debt. When they were able to pay off their mortgage, they did, what they called “burn the bill”. Hard times have forced many people to retire with debt. This will make their retirement difficult from a financial point of view. Social security …

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