Fintech app launched in the UAE to advance youth financial literacy

Leap, a new fintech startup in the UAE, has launched to teach kids and teens how to make better financial decisions. The Dubai-based startup is on a mission to improve youth financial literacy and money management skills, with a focus on the under-18 unbanked population.

New local data hosting solution announced in the UAE

Sprinklr, the unified customer experience management (Unified-CXM) platform for modern enterprises, announced an expanded Middle East presence with a data hosting solution in the UAE

Iraq’s IDB and AD Ports Group sign agreement for port and logistics development

The International Development Bank (IDB) and AD Ports Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to examine prospects for ports and logistics projects that could improve trade flows between the UAE and Iraq.

Global investors invited to meet start-ups in metaverse

DIFC FinTech Hive, the financial technology accelerator in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, announced that it will host its annual flagship Investor Day event in the metaverse for the first time. 

FinTech becomes fastest growing sector in DIFC

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the global financial centre in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA) region has continued to attract strong interest from financial technology firms, making FinTech the fastest growing sector at the DIFC.