• New Year sees "Germany Finance" set up

    German financial centres launch joint platform - Hamburg's fintech ecosystem
  • Taxdoo raises EUR 17 million in series A financing round

    Accel becomes lead investor - workforce to triple amid Europe-wide expansion
  • Deposit Solutions launches on U.S. market

    The Hamburg-based Deposit Solutions launched its deposits platform in the United States on Tuesday (September 29, 2020) and is introducing the new savings portal SaveBetter.com, a press release said. The portal offers U.S. banks national reach for distributing their retail deposit products and gives...

  • Finhaven to officially open in HafenCity

    The fintech scene in Hamburg gained a new milestone Thursday (January 10, 2019) with the opening of Finhaven, a new co-working space and fintech hub on two floors between Elbe and Lohsepark in HafenCity. Up to 100 workstations are available on around 1,000 square metres. This comes after Hamburg...

  • Deutsche Bank takes 5 per cent stake in Deposit Solutions

    Deutsche Bank takes 5 per cent stake in Deposit Solutions Hamburg's open-banking specialist becomes unicorn worth USD 1 billion; reports
  • Deposit Solutions co-operating with "Yes" identity service

    Deposit Solutions co-operating with "Yes" identity service Hamburg-based open banking savings specialist adding identification service
  • More and more women in fintechs

    The first nationwide meeting of “Fintech Ladies” takes place during Fintech Week underway in Hamburg from Monday (November 6-12, 2017) under the theme “One Week. One City”. The traditional banking and financial sector will come together with innovative fintech companies keen on driving the digital...

  • Hamburg's Figo to merge with Berlin-based Finreach

    The Hamburg-based B2B fintech Figo and the Berlin-based Fintech platform Finreach Solutions are joining forces to become the leading B2B platform for software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and API solutions, a press release said Tuesday (March 5, 2019). The merger is subject to the approval of...

  • Hamburg-based Kreditech growing rapidly, says Financial Times

    The Hamburg-based fintech, Kreditech, ranked among Europe’s top 1,000 companies in terms of sales growth between 2013 and 2016, according to Britain’s Financial Times. Kreditech, a scoring company specialising in micro and instalment loans abroad, ranked 130th. The ranking FT 1000 – Europe’s Fastest...