Tag: Uber

Activity, Retail Banking

Uber partners Mastercard, Marqeta to launch new card offering for drivers

October 7, 2022

Via: FinTech Futures

Designed for both Uber drivers and couriers, the Uber Pro Card will help drivers save on fuel, fees and other associated expenses, with earnings automatically deposited into a business checking account powered by Branch. Through the Uber Pro Card app, […]


Visa, Uber issue $1M in grants to small business owners

September 30, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

Now that Restaurant Revitalization Fund grants and Payroll Protection Program funds are all but gone, restaurants have few funding options to support pressing financial needs. The National Restaurant Association issued a letter to the Small Business Administration earlier this week […]

Activity, Insurance

Uber Vet Invests $50M in Metromile as Insurer Readies Reverse Merger to Become Public

February 2, 2021

Via: Insurance Journal

Auto insurer Metromile has attracted $50 million in new investment from a former Uber executive even as it has obtained regulatory approval to formalize a reverse merger deal that will make it a publicly-traded company. Ryan Graves, Uber’s former senior […]

Activity, Insurance

Farmers Expands Program, Now Insuring Uber Drivers in 14 States and D.C.

January 7, 2020

Via: Insurance Journal

Farmers Insurance has expanded its relationship with Uber by providing commercial automobile insurance to its ridesharing drivers in 12 additional states and the District of Columbia. In addition to the District of Columbia, Farmers will insure Uber drivers in Delaware, […]

Activity, Investment Banking

Uber skids more than 7%, falling below $39 per share, after disappointing debut

May 13, 2019


Uber fell more than 10% to below $38 a share Monday, the first trading day after it disappointed investors in the most highly anticipated initial public offering of the year. Uber began trading at $42 per share but dropped 7.6% […]

Capital and Risk, Credit

The Allure of Credit Card Rewards and Cash Back

October 30, 2017

Via: Bank Innovation

EXCLUSIVE – October saw a plethora of new credit cards. From traditional banks such as HSBC releasing its Premier World Elite Mastercard Credit Card, to ride-share app Uber’s first foray into the market, it seems like everyone is interested in […]

Activity, Insurance

Next Up in Insurtech: the Gig Economy

May 1, 2017

Via: Bank Innovation

The Ubers and TaskRabbits of the world fueled the creation of a whole new layer of the labor market, which now spans across (arguably) every imaginable industry. Just like with every new industry, the gig economy is now in need of products […]