UK fintech Jaja pays $671M in cash to acquire the Bank of Ireland’s UK credit card business – TechCrunch
Fintech has been one of the bigger stories of the UK startup world — due in no small part to the fact that its capital, London, is also one of the world’s major financial centers. Today, one of those startups made a big splash by buying an incumbent business, and taking on an equity investment [
The firm offers diverse rentals to guests who want comfort without staying in somebody’s else home. Flush with an infusion of private equity, a new type of hotel operator that provides home-like space within residential or office buildings is expanding its product line in Chicago, adding space in two downtown properties.
San Francisco-based Sonder said it will provide 92 units in the new Essex on the Park highrise at 808 S. Michigan Ave. and 48 units in a vintage building at 330 S. Wells.
The Spaniard adds Greece to academies in Mallorca and Mexico.