New Zealand-based crowdfunding platform Pledge Me has surpassed the target NZD 500,080 for its own crowdfunding campaign.
United Overseas Bank (UOB) has partnered with Israeli investment crowdfunding platform OurCrowd seeking a head start in FinTech.
Union Square Ventures has pulled in more than $428m of new capital across a pair of vehicles.
Digital media-focused invoice financing startup BillFront has picked up $35m in a Series A round from 4finance, NIBC Bank Deutschland and FinLeap.
Real estate crowdfunding platform DiversyFund has scored $1m in its Series A funding round.
FundedByMe has received approval to become the first regulated crowdfunding platform in the United Arab Emirates.
Marlin Equity Partners has acquired FrontStream, a non-profit fundraising and corporate giving software developer.
Banking giant Santander’s UK operation is partnering with alternative financing site Crowdfunder to provide £200,000 to community projects through the bank’s Changemaker Fund.
The worldwide entrepreneurial support network Techstars has closed a $42m investment round, which it aims to use to keep supporting entrepreneurs during their journeys.
UK-based crowdfunding platform Seedrs has confirmed that it has agreed to terms of a £4.5m funding round.