Verbit lands $11m for AI-based transcription solution

Verbit, a one-year-old startup operating in the professional transcription market, has landed $11m in seed funding.

Ripple invests $25m in Blockchain Capital fund

Enterprise blockchain provider Ripple has invested $25m in Blockchain Capital’s latest fund.

RapidSOS picks up $16m in round led by Highland Capital

RapidSOS has picked up $16m in its latest funding round led by Highland Capital Partners.

Aviva Ventures invests in Savari to develop autonomous vehicle insurance

Aviva Ventures has led an investment round into auto technology developer Savari to develop autonomous vehicle insurance products.

DadeSystems closes strategic investment, partnership from Fifth Third

DadeSystems, an integrated receivables solutions developer, has received an undisclosed strategic investment from Fifth Third Bank.

SpotOn Transact collects $20m in round led by its co-founders

Payment processor SpotOn Transact has collected $20m in a funding round led by its co-founders Matt and Zach Hyman.

Worldline forms strategic partnership with SIX Payment Services

European payments company Worldline has formed a strategic partnership with FinTech solution developer SIX to acquire its Payment Services unit for €2bn.

Toffee Insurance bags $1.5m Seed to support team expansion

India-based digital insurance platform Toffee Insurance has closed a $1.5m Seed round. The investment was led by Kalaari Capital, Omidyar Network, and Accion Venture Lab. Toffee...

White Star Capital raises $180m for new fund

Global venture capital firm White Star Capital has closed its significantly oversubscribed second fund on $180m.

JetClosing raises $20m in Series A financing

JetClosing, a provider of digital real estate title and settlement transaction solutions, has raised $20m in Series A funding.

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Check out the FinTech and RegTech firms picked for Plug and Play Japan’s latest...

An eclectic group of startups from around the world has been chosen to take part in Plug and Play Japan’s winter and spring batch.

The Swedish central bank to test its digital defences against the EU’s TIBER-EU cybersecurity...

The Riksbank may be the world’s oldest central bank, but it is still recognising the evolving threats it has to deal with.

Researchers fooled facial recognition software in payment kiosks with a mask

All it takes to fool facial recognition software is to put on a printed mask, according to new research.

FinTech Fincera’s CEO detained by Chinese police for suspected financial crime

Li Yonghui, the chairman and CEO of New York-listed FinTech firm Fincera, has been detained by Chinese police under suspicion of illegally accepting public funds.

Customers accuse Curve of incurring higher fees by sending them corporate cards they didn’t...

UK FinTech is facing criticism again after customers received cards with higher fees than what they asked for.