Green Fintech, LinkAja’s Series B, Thinking Capital’s new milestone

Another week, another global fintech roundup.

Green fintech in Switzerland

Feel free to consult the official announcement here.

LinkAja secures $100M series B

This is notable since “cash is still king” in the country.

“Cash is still king in Indonesia, and there are millions of Indonesians who remain invisible to traditional banking systems,” stated Neneng Goenadi, managing director of Grab Indonesia. “We chose to invest in LinkAja because we believe that together we can help accelerate our shared goal of improving financial inclusion in Indonesia. The strategic collaboration between LinkAja and our ecosystem which includes partners like OVO and Tokopedia will allow us to bring cashless services to all Indonesians in a way that is trusted, convenient and accessible.”

Thinking Capital celebrates $1B of funding provided to Canadian small businesses, announces new acquisition

The digital lender also announced the acquisition of Ario, an Ottawa-based finance-as-a-service (FaaS) platform.

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