January 18, 2023

Silvergate Bank Just Tarnished its Sterling Reputation with a Bailout

Silvergate Bank logo artwork

Getting its start in San Diego in 1988, Silvergate Bank is a savings & loan association. The institution advertises itself as a “leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions and services” for the crypto industry. Essentially, it is a fintech representing over 1,300 digital currency projects. Silvergate boomed along with the rest of the industry. […]

December 12, 2022

Greenwood, A New Digital Bank, Raises $45M In Funding

Greenwood Banking App on Smartphone

If you’re familiar with legendary rap group Outkast, then here’s a story of interest. A person once closely affiliated to the group and famous in the core Hip-Hop community, has worked his way into FinTech.  Killer Mike is co-heading Greenwood, a new digital banking start up, with 3 others.  And their new project has raised […]