News Roundup

Barclays Africa Launches FinTech Incubator

Barclays Africa Launches FinTech Incubator

Fintech News: 

Online Lender Avant Raises $325 million and Joins Unicorn Club (Fortune)

Barclays Africa Launches Startup Community Aimed at FinTech Innovation (VentureBurn)

Bitcoin Flounders in Australia as Regulatory Worries Bite (VentureBeat)

Record ATM Fees Rise Toward $5 average (WSJ)

A16Z Podcast: GP Alex Rampell at Andreessen Horowitz Explores the World of Fintech (A16Z)

A Group of Much-Hyped Finance Startups Made a Bet On Millennials That Won't Work (Business Insider)

IndiaLends Formula for Fintech Disruption: Tailored Rates, Quicker Loans Using Risk Analytics (TechInAsia)

Blockchain Set to Rock Investment Management (Pensions&Investments)

Tech News: 

App Makers Have Found a Way to Make Spending Money on Mobile Easier (Pulse)

Business Technology Startups to Get Personal (NYT)

YouNow, a Live Social Network, Raises $15 Million (TechCrunch)

Snapchat on Track to Generate $100 Million in Revenue (Business Insider)

Tesla's Model X and the Mainstreaming of the Electric Car (Fast Co)