Wise secured £160m from Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank UK Branch (SVB), announced it decided to provide Wise a new £160m capital facility so the company is able to refinance its existing debt.
Starling Bank to be valued at $1.5bn as it is set to raise £200m
US investor Fidelity manages trillions of dollars in assets and is negotiating a £200m fundraising for Starling, Sky News reported.
Lunar, the Nordic challenger bank, raises €40m in Series C
Nordic challenger Lunar has managed to raise another €40 million in funding and is about to launch a BNPL product.
Klarna becomes Europe’s most valuable fintech hitting over $10 billion valuation
Swedish BNPL provider Klarna has raised $650 million in funding led by Silver Lake with the valuation of the company hitting $10.65 billion.
Santander doubles funds to $400M with the launch of Mouro Capital
Banco Santander's FinTech venture capital Innoventures fund is moved under a new entity called Mouro Capital.
N26 raises another $100M in extended Series D
N26 extended its Series D funding round to $570M, the company is now valued at $3.5B.
Robinhood raises $280M and pushes its value to $8.3B
The $280 million was raised at Series F funding. This round was led by Sequoia Capital.
Exclusive interview with CEO and co-founder of Holvi – Tuomas Toivonen
Holvi’s current CEO and co-founder Tuomas Toivonen has provided Everly.eu with an exclusive interview in which he elaborates on the story of Holvi from being a digital banking pioneer to building a successful business banking service that is live in most of the EEA countries.
The Rise of Real-Time Payments: A Look at the Czech Republic’s Journey
In Europe, the use of instant payments has grown significantly in recent years, with countries within the European Union developing schemes to ensure quick and seamless cross-border payments across the region.
OakNorth Bank: The London Fintech Disruptor Creating Job Opportunities
OakNorth Bank, a digital bank, is making waves in the fintech industry by providing a unique approach to lending and banking services.
Wallester and BANKZ Join Forces to Bring Revolutionary Corporate Debit Cards
Through Wallester's in-house built platform, businesses like BANKZ can easily and quickly launch their own branded payment cards.