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Arvest, Signature Bank Adopting New Tech

Brick-and-mortar banks aren’t going away, but online resources, digital platforms and mobile connections are the future of banking, Arkansas bank professionals said last week. read more >
Joe Ehrhardt’s applications are useful because he knows bankers’ problems, Signature Bank COO Brant Ward says.
Banking & Finance / Business Services

Teslar Builds on Pandemic SuccessLock Icon

The fintech company, which helped simplify the PPP loan forgiveness process during the pandemic, has its sights on new projects. read more >
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Arkansas Business Names 6 Finalists for Innovation Pacesetter Award

Arkansas Business announces six nominees for the new Innovation Pacesetter category at the 35th annual Arkansas Business of the Year ceremony on March 8. read more >
(From left) Wayne Miller, executive director of the Venture Center; Mimi San Pedro, chief strategy officer for the Venture Center; and Larry Wilson, CEO and chairman of the board of First Arkansas Bank & Trust.
Banking & Finance / Small Business

Bankers, Fintech to Connect at August Summit

The conference, hosted by the Venture Center of Little Rock, aims to be a networking opportunity and a place for Arkansas fintech companies to showcase their products. read more >
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Springdale’s EasyBins Announces $2M Investment

EasyBins said it will use the funding to expand its geographic footprint and invest in technology and staff. read more >
Banking & Finance / Government & Politics / Technology

Teslar Simplifying SBA Loans

Teslar Software of Springdale provided the software used to process more than 1.3 million — more than one-fifth — of the Paycheck Protection Program loan applications that received funding this year. read more >
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Business Services / Investments

Tech Firm Touts 10x ReturnsLock Icon

Teslar Software of Springdale says it recently offered a 10x return to round one investors who were willing to be bought out. read more >
Spencer Jones, FIS enterprise product officer, flanked by the 2019 VC Fintech Accelerator participants, walks over to the Venture Center's ceremonial gong. He rang it Wednesday night to signal the end of the program, at the conclusion of its demo day event.
Nonprofits / Small Business

Venture Center, Alumni Net International Awards

The Venture Center took home the top prize in the Best Fintech Accelerator/Incubator category at the second annual Finovate Awards, an international competition. read more >