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Ireland turns its ‘startups’ into the EU against Brexit (which does not arrive)

The old tobacco factory in Mullingar smoked Ireland and part of Europe for half a century. Owned by the Imperial Tobacco Group, a former British monopoly with Victorian airs, those ships were a hotbed of machines that made cigarettes and packaged them. Today the facilities are the headquarters of a…

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The Community of Madrid will include cybersecurity education in the classrooms of the region

He affirms that the region “aspires to always be one step ahead” in the digital revolution during the closing of the enlightED Awards at the South Summit Madrid. “In the face of communities with identity problems and confusing directions, Madrid is committed to an education of excellence for future generations,”…

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Fintech and Insurtech aspires to a growth of 35 percent in 2019

The Spanish Association of Fintech and Insurtech (AEFI) announced at its General Assembly held recently in Madrid, its aspiration to grow by 35 percent throughout 2019. This was announced by Füture on March 18. Fintech, what is it? The term Fintech applies to companies that link technology with finance, while…

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The Google for Startups community in Spain captured 546 million euros

The Google for Startups community in Spain captured 546 million euros in 2018 through different rounds of funding. Which is for the 125 projects that passed through its campus in Madrid and that created 900 jobs during the past year. According to its annual economic report, of the 546 million…

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Learn from Avaloq, the fintech company that has accelerated growth

The fintech company Avaloq has presented strong results for 2018. The key growth driver was the continued demand for the company’s SaaS, BPaaS and license solutions from new and existing customers, which accelerated growth in markets such as EMEA. For the full year, the company generated sales of CHF 579…

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The banking and the fintech bet in Madrid by the digital transformation

Under the slogan “Bank is dead, long live banking”, the Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN) brings together these days in Madrid FinTech companies and representatives of major banks in the world to discuss critical issues for the future of the banking sector as, for example, the need to innovate faster…

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All you need to know about the meeting between fintechs and banks

Under the slogan “Bank is dead, long live banking”, the Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN) meets these days in Madrid with FinTechs and representatives of major banks around the world to discuss critical issues for the future of the banking sector, such as, for example, , the need to innovate…

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Spain’s Xtech sector is ranked as the fastest in the world

The number of companies in the main Xtech sectors fintech, proptech, insurtech, regtech, legaltech, wealthtech grew by 67% in Spain last year. Ranking among the fastest growing in the world. The number of Xtech companies that arise each year does not stop growing. These companies are revolutionizing everything. And thus,…

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