Johannesburg, South Africa — Yoco, the South African-based Point of Sale payments provider, has raised a Series B round of US$16M led by Partech, a Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley, Europe and Africa, with participation from Orange Digital – click to read more.
For many of us, going to school meant filling backpacks and school lockers with big piles of books and binders overflowing with notebooks. Even today, most schools rely on traditional textbooks that are frequently outdated by the time they’re researched, – click to read more.
Oslo, Norway — NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced it has shipped more than 5 million fingerprint sensors to-date to customers worldwide. “Shipping 5 million sensors has provided NEXT with invaluable experience – click to read more.
Stockholm, Sweden – The winners of the 2018 Urban Drinking Water Challenge, a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities, were showcased at an award ceremony Monday evening hosted by Founding Partners – click to read more.
Protecting capital is as important as getting capital to work for you returning a dividend. Is that possible through investing in Forestry? Over the last 30 years forestry has outperformed traditional investment vehicles, such as stocks, bonds and property, consistently – click to read more.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, — Global Blockchain Technologies Corp. announced two major developments in its exchange division. First, Hyperion Crypto Exchange Inc.’s (“Hyperion”) investment into the Delaware Board of Trade (“DBOT”), which will enable BLOC to leverage DBOT’s SEC-registered Alternative Trading – click to read more.
Bluejay Mining plc, the AIM and FSE listed company with projects in Greenland and Finland, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Ian Henderson as a Non-executive Director with immediate effect. Mr Henderson is a pre-eminent figure in the – click to read more.
International precision agriculture provider AgriTask has introduced the world’s first digital claims management system for insurance companies operating in the agricultural sector. After a comprehensive assessment of the requirements of several insurance companies, AgriTask teamed up with Mapfre, one of – click to read more.
All business professionals are invited to attend an upcoming complimentary Expert Webcast discussion on Thursday, August 16, 2018; 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT: M&A Due Diligence. This program is a live video Expert Webcast presentation, broadcast in HD video – click to read more.
Headliners for Open Future Festival include Amber Heard, actress and activist; Mustafa Suleyman, co-founder of Google DeepMind; Larry Summers, former US treasury secretary; Joshua Wong, secretary-general of Demosisto; Nick Clegg, former UK deputy prime minister. The Economist announced the first – click to read more.