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Joshua Price
Banking & Finance / Small Business

LumoXchange Expands to Phillippines

Financial technology company LumoXchange of Little Rock announced Monday the launch of its money transfer service to the Philippines — the fourth largest payment corridor from the United States. read more >
Maf Sonko, co-founder & CEO of LumoXchange
Banking & Finance / Small Business

LumoXchange Launches Currency Exchange Marketplace

LumoXchange, a financial technology payments company headquartered in Little Rock, announces the launch of its currency exchange marketplace, which lets users choose their exchange rates and send money. read more >
Doug Voss
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UCA Climbs Aboard Blockchain Bandwagon

Late last month, the University of Central Arkansas in Conway became the first college to join the Blockchain in Transport Alliance, an international trade organization that focuses on developing blockchain standards and education for the transportation industry. read more >
Scott Davis, founder and CEO of MobX, shows off a Trezor digital wallet containing around $64,000 in bitcoin currency. Digital wallets can hold an unlimited amount of currency.
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Bit by Bit, Digital Financing Coming to Little RockLock Icon

Two Little Rock technology companies, MobX and Freedom Coin Inc., say Arkansas is on the cusp of seeing its first “initial coin offering,” a new way for startups and individuals to raise capital for businesses and projects. read more >
Gov. Asa Hutchinson speaks Thursday at the VC Fintech Accelerator's Demo Day at the Clinton Library in Little Rock.
Banking & Finance / Investments / Small Business

FIS Partners With Two Startups; 2nd FinTech Accelerator Ends

Global technology provider FIS partners with two startups that graduated from last year's inaugural VC FinTech Accelerator. read more >
Workers continue renovations to 415 and 417 Main St. in Little Rock, which is Phase 1 of the park's permanent home.
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Little Rock Tech Park Announces First Tenants

The Little Rock Technology Park announces the first slate of tenants moving into Phase 1 of its permanent offices at 415 and 417 Main St., which are set to open March 1. read more >
Maf Sonko, co-founder & CEO of LumoXchange
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Maf Sonko Taps Wire on Little Rock’s Tech Community

Maf Sonko completed the Venture Center’s inaugural FinTech Accelerator held in Little Rock. His startup was one of 10 chosen from 150 applicants and is planning to move to Little Rock next year. Participants received a $50,000 initial investment for a 6 percent equity position. read more >
Banking & Finance / Business Services

Bear State Bank Partners with Fintech Startups, One to Stay in Little Rock

Bear State Financial Inc. of Little Rock has partnered with two startups — LumoXchange of Atlanta and Monotto of Charleston, South Carolina — that participated in the first FinTech Accelerator program. read more >