German Insurtech ELEMENT Raises $19.5M to Continue Growth

Benz Seo

ELEMENT, the Berlin-based white-label provider of digital insurance solutions, has raised €16 million (US$19.5 million), in additional investment from existing and new investors.

The additional capital will be used to continue the company’s growth.

With the latest funding round, total investment in the insurtech ELEMENT comes to €66 million ($80.3 million), only four years after its inception.

New investors are the investment firm Witan Group and Luxembourg-based fintech investor Ilavska Vuillermoz Capital – both investing in ELEMENT for the first time. Existing investors that participated in the financing round include finleap, signals VC, Versorgungswerk der Zahnärztekammer Berlin, and the European

Read More

Construction exec’s advice to young women: Don’t wait your turn; speak up

Benz Seo

Marisa Palomo has spent her entire career in a male-dominated industry. As executive director of the Penta Building Group, she has made it a point to reach out to young women, mentoring them and instilling in them the fortitude to follow their dreams, no matter where that path leads.

“I cannot think of a time in 20 years when I was not the minority female amongst a group of men,” she said. “Early on, I learned it was important to fight to get my voice heard, and I would often have a different viewpoint from those around me.”

Palomo helped

Read More

As Student Loan Debate Continues to Draw Uncertainty, SoFi Launches New Program to Help Borrowers

Benz Seo

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As uncertainty grows around how the federal government plans to address student loan debt concerns, SoFi, the digital personal finance company, announced the launch of a new loan program to help ease borrower distress. Since March 2020, the federal government has paused interest and monthly payments for federal student loan borrowers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As the federal moratorium on this is set to expire on September 30, borrowers are searching for clarity around on how federal policy decisions will impact them and whether or not they will qualify for future assistance,

Read More

At the Hope Center, the Job Is Personal – Business Journal Daily

Benz Seo

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The path that led Aida Rivera to work as a medical assistant comes with a long family history.

Rivera has worked at the Hope Center for Cancer Care in Boardman for the last three years. But she did such work even before her formal training, she says. She pursued an associate degree in applied science for medical assisting so she could care for her father, she says.

“I have pretty much always been a caretaker in my family, with or without the experience,” she says.

The Business Journal spoke with Rivera as part of its Brain Gain

Read More

Asia Broadband Proprietary Cryptocurrency Exchange Development Update and Distinctive Features

Benz Seo

LAS VEGAS, June 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire – Asia Broadband Inc. (OTC: AABB) (“AABB” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has continued to achieve numerous development milestones in the initial months of building its proprietary cryptocurrency exchange (the “Exchange”). Subsequent to the recent launch of the Company’s AABBG gold-backed token, created with developer Core State Holdings, Corp. (CSHC), AABB’s own proprietary cryptocurrency Exchange version of AABB Wallet has been under development. The Exchange will allow AABB Wallet users to complete quick two-way exchanges of their AABB Gold tokens for major cryptocurrencies such as

Read More

Valley Business Centre – Bookkeeping & Payroll Helps Construction Companies Increase Efficiency & Profitability

Benz Seo

Vancouver Bookkeeping and Payroll Firm Saves Construction Companies Funds By Integrating Modern Bookkeeping Technology

VANCOUVER, BC, June 7, 2021 /CNW/ – Construction companies have to control costs and bid rationally, and that is to track accurate costs for individual projects and job costs. Failure to accurately track costs can lead to unexpected losses and inefficient budgeting. At Valley Business Centre – Bookkeeping & Payroll, bookkeeping for construction systems organizes businesses to take into account scattered production, extended periods, and various locations.

Valley Business Centre – Vancouver Logo (CNW Group/Valley Business Centre)

Vancouver Bookkeeping and Payroll Firm Saves Construction Companies

Read More