Recent Fintech News

Vesta Appoints Former Equifax Leader as Chief Product Officer

Hrishi Talwar will lead the global product and marketing functions at Vesta

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Technology Association of Georgia Announces Cohort for 2022 Innovation Challenge

Seven Georgia startups have been selected to the 2022 Innovation Challenge cohort as part of awards and recognition next week’s Fintech South conference.

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Save the Date! FBI Cybersecurity Briefing for Atlanta Businesses at The Capital Grille – Hosted by Snap Tech IT

Amazing opportunity for Atlanta area businesses! It’s your chance to hear the unique perspective of an FBI Cybersecurity Investigations Agent, learn how to protect your business from cyber-attacks & enjoy an amazing lunch on us with local colleagues!

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Recent Fintech blog posts

Fintech South Recap

By Larry Williams, President and CEO, Technology Association of Georgia

June 17, 2022

Fintech Resilience and Growth Shines in Georgia

By Larry Williams, President and CEO, Technology Association of Georgia

June 10, 2022

Georgia’s World-class Fintech Ecosystem

By Larry Williams, President and CEO, Technology Association of Georgia

June 3, 2022

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Recent FinTech Week in Review blog posts

The week in review – April 20

Each week TAG FinTech Steering Committee member Ali Raza compiles a list of newsworthy events impacting the payments ecosystem. He has graciously agreed to allow us to report his thoughts going forward. This week’s headlines include:
– Leaked pics reveal Google smart debit card to rival Apple’s
– Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency gets revamp in response to backlash
– PayPal Approved to Provide Access to Paycheck Protection Program Loans
– Student lender SoFi to acquire Galileo Financial Technologies for $1.2 billion

The week in review – March 30

Each week TAG FinTech Steering Committee member Ali Raza compiles a list of newsworthy events impacting the payments ecosystem. He has graciously agreed to allow us to report his thoughts going forward. This week’s headlines include:
Revolut launches its neobank in the US
Startup Funding Dwindles Due to Coronavirus Slowdown
Regulators Issue Inter-agency Statement on Loan Modifications, Banks Urged to Issue More Small-Dollar Loans in Response to Outbreak
Cash usage in Britain drops by half

The week in review – March 23

Each week TAG FinTech Steering Committee member Ali Raza compiles a list of newsworthy events impacting the payments ecosystem. He has graciously agreed to allow us to report his thoughts going forward. This week’s headlines include:
ICE’s Bakkt raises $300 million for consumer market push
Kabbage launches platform enabling consumers to buy gift certificates supporting small businesses during the COVID crisis
Fiserv acquires Bypass Mobile to enhance its omni-commerce offering
Square receives conditional Industrial Loan Company (ILC) charter approval, looks to offer small-business loans to Square merchants by 2021

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