Penta is a digital platform for business banking and it raised €18.5 million in the first closing of a new funding round backed by new and current investors.
Leap Finance, a fintech platform for overseas Indian students, announced it has raised US$5.5 million in a round led by Sequoia India.
Public.com, an early-stage, commission-free social investing company whose founders say they want to democratize stock investing, has brought some notable Hollywood, media and sports figures on board as part owners.
Monese, a digital banking app for immigrants, is expecting to turn 30 employees into paper millionaires after its next fundraiser, which will reportedly value the company at £1bn.
B-Social, the London-based fintech building what it calls a “social bank,” is announcing that it has raised a further £7.8 million in...
Metro Bank has announced that it will repay £50 million of bailout funding to RBS. The announcement arrives as the bank altered its strategy after releasing its full-year results and scaled-back its plans for branch expansion over the next few years.
Austin based FinTech startup Self, announced that it has raised $20 million round of Series C financing, co-led by Altos Ventures and Conductive Ventures.
Last week was a big week for Flywire. The global payments platform made a dual announcement, that it closed a round of funding and sealed the deal on an acquisition. It has acquired a healthcare technology platform Simplee. The acquisition comes just after the company raised $120 million through its Series E funding round, which was led by Goldman Sachs.
This way N26 became the second highest-valued bank in Germany, slightly ahead of Commerzbank.