Detroit Fintech News

FinTech Consortium Announces Flagship North American Location and USA Chairman

FinTech Consortium - July 16, 2018

DETROIT, July 16, 2018 – Global firm FinTech Consortium today announced plans to open Detroit FinTech Bay, its flagship North American FinTech hub and incubator. The hub will be housed …

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Which Locations Are Drawing FinTech Companies?

Area Development - July 11, 2018

As financial technology, or “FinTech,” grows from an obscure corner of the digital market to a source of mainstream trends and broad-reaching innovations, the cities …

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Assembler Labs Aims to Get Detroit Entrepreneurs Out of Their Shells

Xconomy - June 29, 2018

Ian Sefferman is bullish on the Midwest, particularly Detroit. A native of the area, Sefferman started a Seattle-based app marketing company called MobileDevHQ that was acquired …

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Bitcoin ATMs showing up in odd spots across metro Detroit

Detroit Free Press - June 28, 2018

Walk into the Shell gas station on the corner of Nine Mile and Greenfield roads in Oak Park, head toward the back of store, and …

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Detroit: More Than Just Motor City

PCMag - June 18, 2018

Detroit is attracting startups and eyeing blockchain, but it’s not your usual Silicon Valley-style tech hub. Diversity, community, decentralized networks and Afrofuturism rule here. When …

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Opinion: Struggling with student loans? Think ‘fintech’

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Nearly two in three Michigan college graduates face student loan debt. The average graduate owes $31,000. With hefty monthly payments hanging over their heads and virtually …

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StockX, AutoBooks CEOs Talk Tech In The Motor City At Detroit Fintech Association Gathering

Benzinga - May 30, 2018

The newly formed Detroit Fintech Association has a threefold mission: networking and job placement; attracting tech workers and companies to Detroit; and mentoring students in financial literacy …

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Dough Announced as Winner of Inaugural Detroit Fintech Challenge Hosted by Kyyba Innovations and Techtown Detroit

PR Newswire - May 10, 2018

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Kyyba Innovations along with the Techtown Detroit, is pleased to announce Dough as the winner of its first Detroit Fintech …

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Detroit Fintech Association Announces Plans to Make the City a Fintech Hub

Crowdfund Insider - September 15, 2017

The Detroit Fintech Association, an organization created within financial media company Benzinga, announced on Thursday it is now planning to make Detroit as a hub for fintech innovation and to …

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Detroit seeks fintech hub status

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The Detroit Fintech Association (DetroitFinTech.org) today announced plans to cement Detroit as a hub for FinTech innovation and to grow the existing culture of technology-driven …

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