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Nordic Challenger Bank Lunar Secures €46 Million in Total Funding Through Extended Series B Investment Round Led By Seed Capital Denmark

Nordic challenger bank Lunar announced on Friday it secured an additional €20 million through its extended Series B, bringing the funding round’s total amount to €46 million raised. Seed Capital Denmark reportedly led the investment round with participation from Greyhound, Socii, and Augustinus. Founded in 2015,… Read More

German Solar Crowdfunding Platform Ecoligo Announces Guarantee Fund to Safeguard Investors Against Possible Coronavirus Impact

Solar crowdfunding platform Ecoligo recently announced a new guarantee fund that will safeguard investors against potential COVID-19 impact. The fund will notably be initially funded with €50,000 from Ecoligo, which will cover payments that are upcoming in the next months.  Ecoligo also revealed the guarantee… Read More

Japan-Based Financial App Kyash Secures $45 Million Through Series C Funding Round Co-Led By Greenspring Associates & Goodwater Capital

Kyash, a Japanese financial app, announced on Tuesday it secured $45 million through Series C funding round, which was co-led by Greenspring Associates and Goodwater Capital with participation from Altos Ventures, Partech Partners, Broadhaven Ventures, Tekton Ventures, and Rahul Mehta, Managing Partner of DST Global…. Read More

U.S. Intelligent Payments Solution For Small Business Plastiq Secures $75 Million Through Series D Funding Round Led By B Capital Group

Plastiq, a U.S.-based intelligent payments solution for small business, announced on Thursday it secured $75 million during its Series D funding round, which was led by B Capital Group. The round, which saw participation from Kleiner Perkins, Khosla Ventures, Accomplice and Top Tier Capital Partners,… Read More

Online Login & Checkout Experience Fast Secures $20 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By Stripe

Fast, a U.S.-based online login and checkout experience, announced on Thursday it secured $20 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Stripe with participation from Index Ventures and Susa Ventures. Founded in 2019, Fast describes itself as a platform that enables… Read More

Financial Markets Data & Infrastructure Provider Refinitiv Announces Strategic Investment in ModuleQ

Refinitiv, a provider of financial markets data and infrastructure that has served more than 40,000 institutions in over 190 countries, announced on Wednesday it has made a strategic investment in ModuleQ, a Microsoft partner for Office 365 and Microsoft Teams, as well as the ModuleQ… Read More

U.S. Commercial Insurtech Coterie Raises $8.5 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By RPM Ventures

Coterie, a U.S.-based commercial insurtech, recently announced it secured $8.5 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by RPM Ventures with participation from Allos Ventues, Western & Southern, Intercept Ventures, Frontier Venture Capital, and Sure Ventures. The company previously raised $3.15 million…. Read More

Swedish Tech Bank Northmill Invests in Zendesk’s Cloud-Based Platform

Northmill, a banking group based in Sweden, recently announced it has invested in a new cloud-based platform from CRM company Zendesk, Inc., which is being used by companies such as Airbnb and Uber. According to Northmill, the purpose of the investment is to give the… Read More

Bee Mortgage App Extends RegCF Raise Through Crowdfunding Platform Fundopolis

Bee Mortgage App, a U.S.-based mortgage mobile app, announced on Thursday it has extended its RegCF raise on Fundopolis, a recently approved funding portal. Founded in 2019, Bee Mortgage App claims to be the first eMortgage mobile app powered by VLO, a virtual loan officer…. Read More

U.S. Online Education Lender Boro Secures $12 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By LexinFintech

Boro, a U.S.-based provider of loans and financial education to students, announced on Wednesday it secured $12 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Chinese fintech group, LexinFintech. Founded in 2015, Boro claims to be a leading consumer financing platform for… Read More

Canadian Fintech WealthyPlanet Announces Seed Funding Round With Mercanti Management

WealthyPlanet, a Canada-based online financial planning company, announced on Wednesday it has closed a seed funding round with Mercanti Management Inc. Founded in 2018, WealthyPlant states it gives Canadians “confidence” in their financial future by offering a free online planning tool with low-fee products and… Read More

Former PayPal CEO Bill Harris’ Digital Banking Service “One” Secures $17 Million Through Series A Financing Round Led By Foundation Capital

One, a U.S.-based digital banking service, announced on Tuesday it secured $17 million through its Series A investment round, which was led by Foundation Capital with participation from Core Innovation Capital and Obvious Ventures. One was co-founded by Bill Harris, former CEO of Intuit, founding… Read More

Digital Platform For Business Banking Penta Secures €18 Million Through Latest Funding Round Led By RTP Global

Digital bank Penta announced on Tuesday it secured €18 million through its latest round of funding, which was led by RTP Global with participation from ABN AMRO Ventures, VR-Ventures, finleap, and HV Holtzbrinck Ventures. The latest funding round comes six months after Penta raised €8… Read More

UK Gold-Backed Token Project Aurus Scores €1 Million Investment From Dubai-Based Venture Capital Silver Rock Group

Aurus, a UK-based fintech, scored a €1 million investment from Dubai-based venture capital Silver Rock Group for its gold-back token project. Founded in 2017, Aurus describes itself as a marketplace for crypto-currencies that represent shared ownership of physical assets. The company noted that together with… Read More

Canadian Insurtech PolicyMe Secures $3.3 Million Through Latest Investment Round Co-Led by Consorcio – HCS Capital & Westdale Properties

PolicyMe, a Canada-based insurtech startup, recently announced it secured $3.3 million through its latest investment round, which was co-led by Consorcio – HCS Capital and Westdale Properties. Founded in 2018, PolicyMe is on a mission to simplify life insurance, offering customized, and automated advice for… Read More

CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund Participates in $36 Million Series B+ Funding Round For Chinese Startup Fenbeitong

CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund (CEFIF) announced on Friday it is participating in a $36 Million Series B+ financing round in Fenbeitong, a corporate expense management startup based in China, alongside Eight Roads, Glade Brook Capital, Ribbit Capital, IDG Capital, and China Growth Capital. Founded in 2016,… Read More

Update: the Bike Club’s Crowdcube Round Set to Close With More Than £550,000 Secured

the Bike Club, a UK-based platform that offers pay monthly kids bikes that are exchanged as children grow up, is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube with more than £550,000 in funding from over 300 investors.  As previously reported, the Bike Club… Read More

KoreConX Announces New Global Direct Issuance Platform For Companies

KoreConX announced on Thursday the launch of the Direct Issuance Platform for use by companies for their capital raising around the world. The company reported that the platform provides companies an end to end solution to allow them to offer their securities to investors with… Read More

Canadian SME Challenger Bank NorthOne Secures $21 million Through Series A Financing Round

NorthOne, a Canada-based mobile banking platform for small businesses, freelancers, and startups,  recently announced its as secured $21 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Shiran Shalev from Battery Ventures, with participation from Redpoint Ventures, and Tom Williams. Founded in 2016,… Read More

German Insurtech omni:us Secures $13 Million Through Series A Investment Round Led By CommerzVentures

Germany-based insurtech omni:us recently announced it secured $13 million through its Series A investment round, which was led by CommerzVentures with participation from Viola FinTech and Uniqa Ventures. The investment round notably comes just a few months after omni: us received a €1.6 million grant from… Read More

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