Over 50% of consumers fear using biometrics for online payments

More than half of consumers are worried about shifting to biometrics for authenticating online payments, a study from Paysafe claims.

The European Commission publishes guidance on free flow of non-personal data

The European Commission has published guidance on the free flow of non-personal data.

MetaProp eyes big fund increase with third raise, less than a year after closing...

Property technology-focused venture capital firm MetaProp is already back with a new fundraise, less than a year after closing its sophomore fund.

Bain Capital eyes $1bn cyber, enterprise software fund to fill gap between VC, buyout...

Global private equity heavyweight Bain Capital is reportedly eyeing up to $1bn for a new fund targeting cybsecurity and enterprise software, with plans to expand to fintech and other areas in the future.

FinTech backer Pilot Growth pulls in $45m to close second fund

Tech-focused growth investor Pilot Growth Management, which uses AI to help source its investments, has pulled in $45m for the final close of its second fund.

Los Angeles’ Fika Ventures raises $76m for sophomore fundraise

LA-based VC Fika Ventures has raised $76m for its second seed fund, just over two years after the final close of its maiden fund.

Accel-KKR sets sights on $2.55bn for Fund VI

Accel-KKR is looking to raise up to $2.55bn for its latest flagship fund, Accel-KKR Capital Partners VI.

Fintech backer Chicago Ventures eyes $75m for Fund III raise

Seed-stage investor Chicago Ventures is out eyeing up to $75m for its third fundraise.

Noro-Moseley bags $180m for Fund VIII final close

Noro-Moseley Partners has raised $180m for final close of its eighth private equity fund, as it continues its investment strategy of backing American businesses in the IT and healthcare sectors.

Northzone looks to follow largest, fastest fundraise with up to €450m Fund IX

Nordic venture capital firm Northzone is eyeing up to €450m for its latest fundraise, which would easily be the firm’s largest vehicle to date.