National Bank launches innovation competition to capitalise on Canada’s rising FinTech scene

Canada’s National Bank is launching the Innovation Competition to help develop the countries FinTech startups and talent.

Revolution holds $150m final close for sophomore Rise fund

Revolution has held the $150m final close for its sophomore Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, which will back

Sunstone Partners hits $475m hardcap for second fund

Sunstone Partners has held the final close for its sophomore fund after hitting its $475m hardcap.

M13 closes sophomore fund on $175m

M13, a US-based venture capital firm, has closed its oversubscribed sophomore fund on $175m.

Andres Korin launched baby-budgeting app StorkCard after learning how expensive having children is

StorkCard is a FinTech app designed to help new parents budget for the expenses of having a child, something the founder learned the hard way can be more costly than you think.

GRO Capital eyes European B2B software companies with newly closed fund

GRO Capital has closed its sophomore fund to further its goal of supporting software companies in northern Europe.

Brooklyn Bridge Ventures moves closer to the $20m target of fund 3

Brooklyn Bridge Ventures has raised up to $4.6m for its latest fundraise, moving closer to its goal of $20m.

Meet the 14 InsurTech startups picked for Plug and Play’s European winter programme

Plug and Play has unveiled the 14 startups picked for its European winter accelerator programme InsurTech Europe.

Advent International pulls in $2bn for specialist tech fund

Global private equity firm Advent International has pulled in $2bn for its new specialist tech fund, hot off the heels from closing its colossal $17.5bn ninth flagship fund.

DCVC pulls in $725m for its latest deep tech-focused fund

DCVC has pulled in $725m for its latest fund which will focus on opportunities within deep tech.

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