Articles with tag like: Venture Capital

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Fintech startup Ritmo raises EUR 13.8 million

News | Ecommerce | 02 Aug 2021

Spain-based fintech Ritmo has secured a EUR 13.8 million seed round led by JME Ventures. 
The funds will be used to expand into new markets in Europe and Latin America.

startup, ecommerce, Venture Capital, funding

Airwallex launches early-stage VC fund Capital 49

News | Online Payments | 29 Jul 2021

Hong Kong-based cross-border fintech Airwallex has announced launching an early-stage venture capital fund dubbed Capital 49.

Venture Capital, Airwallex, cross-border payments, online payments

Brex files application for industrial bank charter in US

News | Payments General | 22 Feb 2021

US-based Brex, a financial service and technology company, has announced that it has submitted an application to establish Brex Bank, an industrial bank to be located US.

Brex, bank charter, brex bank, industrial bank, SMBs, Venture Capital, fintech

Molo raises GBP 266 mln in series A funding round

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 09 Oct 2020

UK-based digital mortgage lender Molo has raised GBP 266 mln in debt and equity funding, completing its series A equity funding round.

Molo, funding, fintech, investment, equity round, Venture Capital, digital lending

Clearbanc to invest GBP 500 mln intro British SMEs

News | Payments General | 08 Oct 2020

Canada-based ecommerce platform Clearbanc has announced its plans to invest GBP 500 mln into British SMEs as part of its UK launch.

Clearbanc, Canada, UK, SMEs, AI, alternative capital, Venture Capital, API, expansion, ecommerce platform, Europe, Canada, North America

UK government rolls out fintech review

News | Payments General | 22 Jul 2020

The UK government has launched the independent ‘FinTech Strategic Review’ to establish a roadmap for future success, according to fintechmagazine.com.

UK, United Kingdom, government, fintech, fintech review, HM Treasury, Budget 2020, Venture Capital, market growth, fintech sector

Okra secures USD 1 mln from TLcom

News | Payments General | 28 Apr 2020

Nigeria-based fintech venture, Okra, has raised USD 1 million in funding from TLcom Capital, a UK-based VC company focused on Africa.

Okra, TLcom Capital, fintech venture, VC, Venture Capital, API developer, payment startup, financial institution, pre-seed funding, financial data, banking app, mobile payments startup, PalmPay, AXA Mansard, digital lender, Renmoney

Maersk invests in German trade finance platform

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 06 Jun 2019

The venture capital arm of Moller Maersk has announced investing in Germany-based financing platform startup Modifi.

Maersk, Modifi, Germany, Denmark, Europe, partnership, trade finance, financing, financing platform, Venture Capital, startup, payments, fintech

Thunes raises USD 10 mln to offer financing in emerging markets

News | Payments General | 06 May 2019

US-China-based company GGV Capital has announced leading a USD 10 million investment in Singapore-based cross-border fintech startup Thunes.

Thunes, GGV Capital, Venture Capital, cross-border payments, B2B payments, financing, funding round, financial technology, fintech, Singapore, China, APAC, US, North America, emerging market

Fintech companies raised USD 39.6 bln in 2018, research shows

News | Online Payments | 29 Jan 2019

According to CB Insights, venture capital-backed fintech companies have raised USD 39.57 billion from investors globally in 2018, up 120% from 2017.

fintech, Plaid , fintech unicorn, Monzo, Ant Financial, Brex, Venture Capital, Asia, US, CB Insights

Sodexo Ventures invests in image-recognition self-checkout system

News | Online Payments | 14 Nov 2018

Sodexo Ventures has invested in AEYE-GO, a Chinese startup focusing on computer vision and artificial intelligence technology for the catering industry.

Sodexo Ventures, checkout system, AI, China, check-outs, Venture Capital, facial recognition

Fintech factoring company Credimi scoops EUR 10 mln fundraise

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 14 Nov 2018

Italy-based factoring platform Credimi has raised EUR 10 mln in a round led by two venture funds, United Ventures SGR and Vertis SGR.

Credimi, factoring company, Italy, fundraiser, funding round, United Ventures SGR, Vertis SGR, e-invoicing, Venture Capital, Bank of Italy, European Invetment Fund, investment

Sompo, BitPesa partner for digitalisation of remittance services

News | Cryptocurrencies | 13 Nov 2018

Japanese insurance company Sompo has partnered with pan-African digital payment platform BTC Africa, BitPesa, to digitalise the global remittance services.

Sompo, BitPesa, remittance, partnership, Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, Venture Capital

TrueLayer secures USD 7.5 mln funding for European expansion

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 19 Jul 2018

UK-based financial APIs provider TrueLayer has secured a USD 7.5 million funding round led by venture capital fund Northzone.

TrueLayer, API, UK, funding, funding round, Northzone, Monzo, Starling Bank, Zopa, ClearScore, Canopy, Plum, BitBond, Emma, Anorak, CreditLadder, third-party applications, Open Banking, Venture Capital

Bahrain Development Bank releases USD 100 mln VC fund

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 27 Jun 2018

Bahrain Development Bank has announced its Al Waha Fund of Funds has closed its USD 100 million fundraising round.

Bahrain Development Bank, Venture Capital, fundraising, Al Waha Fund of Funds, Bahrain, Middle East, startup, Economic Vision 2030

BNP Paribas rolls out fintech investment fund

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 23 Feb 2018

BNP Paribas has launched a new investment fund to take direct minority stakes in innovative startups that are boosting financial services and insurance.

BNP Paribas, fintech investment, financial services, Venture Capital

SPiCE VC provides immediate liquidity for its investors using blockchain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 28 Sep 2017

SPiCE VC, a venture capital company, has been using blockchain technology to remove an impediment for investors in VC funds – the 7-10 years illiquidity period.

SPiCE VC, VC, Venture Capital, ICO, funding, investment, blockchain, liquidity, SPiCE token, Series A round