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Curve Announces BNPL Service with Curve Flex

Curve, a fast-growing neo-bank, has announced a buy now, pay later (BNPL) service joining the rest of the market as it moves away from high-cost cards for certain purchases. Curve Flex is said to have received approval from the UK Financial Conduct Authority on September… Read More

Grow Credit Raises $106.3M Funding Round

Grow Credit, a Black-owned financial inclusion platform, has raised a $106.3 million financing seed round, comprised of $6.3 million in equity financing from various investors and $100 million in debt financing from Arena Investors, LP, a $2.6 billion private investment fund. The round includes returning… Read More

Macrobond Teams Up with FactSet to Offer Top-Down Researchers with Insights into Equity Markets

Macrobond, a provider of global economic, aggregate financial and sector data for finance professionals, has partnered with financial and data company FactSet to offer “top-down” researchers with key insights into the dynamics of international equity markets. As noted in a release shared with Crowdfund Insider,… Read More

TomoCredit Raises $10 Million Series A Funding

TomoCredit has raised $10 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Kapor Capital and KB Investment Inc. (KBIC), a subsidiary of South Korea’s leading consumer bank. TomoCredit is a Fintech that seeks to build a credit history for first-time borrowers. The company… Read More

Spend Management Fintech Airbase to Support Local, Global Subsidiaries and Different Currencies for US Firms

Airbase, the spend management platform for firms from founding to IPO, reveals that it has become the “first” spend management service to support local and global subsidiaries and currencies for US-based companies. Firms with entities across the globe and across the US may now take… Read More


Finovate Announces 2021 Award Winners

Finovate has published its 2021 award winners that span a broad spectrum of Fintech verticals and areas of recognition.  Finovate is a longstanding event that focuses on early stage Fintech ventures that frequently are interested in raising venture funding. This year’s awards feature excellence in… Read More

Nexpay Partners with Open Banking Platform Salt Edge

Nexpay, an EU-licensed electronic money institution, has partnered with Salt Edge, an open-banking SaaS provider. Nexpay is a Vilnius-based Fintech startup that provides banking infrastructure for the digital assets sector. Currently, Nexpay reports that it is helping over 400 businesses build a range of payments… Read More

Fintech dopay, a B2B2C Payments Platform for Unbanked Workers, Secures $18M via Series A

dopay, a B2B2C payments platform that aims to serve 1.7 billion unbanked workers in emerging markets, has finalized an $18 million Series A round. As mentioned in a release, dopay intends to address a steady and growing demand from businesses for cashless payroll and from… Read More

Lemonway Partners with Tink on European Payments Feature

Payments service provider (PSP) Lemonway has partnered with Tink to facilitate payments to customers across Europe with “Pay By Bank.” Tink is an open banking platform that enables banks, Fintechs and startups to develop data-driven financial services via an API platform. Tink currently connects more… Read More

Real Time or Instant B2B Payments Are Being Offered, but Service Needs Improvements: Report

The team at Banking Circle, an established payments service provider, has looked into how collaboration can “speed up the real-time payments revolution for corporates.” As noted in a blog post by Banking Circle: “For retail customers, instant payments have come to be expected, but in… Read More

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