Detroit Fintech News

Jaffe Attorney Earns Achievement Award From Midwest Acquirers Association Industry

Detroit Legal News - August 14, 2018

Recognizing her significant contributions to the merchant bankcard and electronic payments industry, Holli Targan, partner at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., recently earned the …

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Quicken launches proprietary reverse mortgage alternative to HECM

National Mortgage News - August 8, 2018

Quicken Loans subsidiary One Reverse Mortgage is rolling out a private-label alternative to the Federal Housing Administration’s Home Equity Conversion Mortgage that offers higher loan …

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Banks recognizing simple fact: Rocket Mortgage has become leading home mortgage lender in the U.S.

ROI New Jersey - July 30, 2018

How has fintech’s entry into the mortgage market shaken things up? If you went back in time, even just a few years, most — if …

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Firm bringing financial technology hub, incubator to Detroit

TimesUnion - July 22, 2018

DETROIT (AP) — A global firm is planning to bring its North American financial technology hub and incubator to Detroit. FinTech Consortium says Detroit FinTech …

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Global Firm Opens Detroit Fintech Co-Working Hub to Foster Growth

Xconomy - July 19, 2018

What do Singapore, Bahrain, and Detroit have in common? If you answered “they’re all home to financial technology hubs,” you win a prize.

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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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