Runa Capital’s Ilya Zubarev believes that Rocketbank can success on a global scale. “We are confident that RocketBank has the potential to gain recognition among millions of clients around the world,” he stated.
Most of us will not consider our bank to be a hotbed of innovation. But banks are toying with various open source projects, and are rapidly developing ways to help you manage and share money from a smartphone.
To reach the young and tech-savvy market, Green Dot has released a new app that lets users open and manage their checking account from a smartphone.
Mobile banking company m-Via has raised $17M in funding and changed its name to Boom Financial.
Malauzai Software has raised $2.3 million in funding. Founded in 2009, the company builds mobile bank apps for small community-oriented banks and credit unions. No investors were named and Malauzai will use the funding to expand its business. Full press release is below.
You could say that mFoundry was totally into mobile payments before it was cool. Now the company is reaping the rewards of being an early adopter, announcing today that it has received $18 million in growth-capital funding led by MasterCard, following a recently announced partnership between the two companies.
Guest Post Developing markets are gaining speed and Middle East countries with young populations are at rise. With populations that are truly enthusiastic towards innovation, they are coming on strong in the technological market.
Mobile banking company Obopay is announcing today it has promoted Deepak Chandnani from president to chief executive. He replaces Carol Realini, who will become executive chairman.
ClairMail, which sells mobile tools for banking alerts and transactions, announced today that it has raised $13.8 million in a late-stage round of funding.