– Mariano Beklinky, InnoVentures – launched a $100 million fund in July 2014 investing in seed/start-ups to later stage FinTech companies.
– invested 1/3 of fund to date in 5 separate investments.
– global mandate: Europe, U.S., Israel, Latin America
– all across Fintech landscape: lending, payments, blockchain, etc.
Banco Santander (SAN.MC, STD.N, BNC.LN) is a large retail and commercial bank, based in Spain, with a meaningful market share in 10 core countries in Europe and the Americas.