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.

Softbank taps mammoth Vision Fund for $800m Greensill investment

Softbank has tapped its mammoth Vision Fund to back business financing provider Greensill with $800m. The company, which counts former UK Prime Minister David Cameron...

AV8 Ventures confirms €150m Allianz Group-backed fund targeting fintech, digital health, enterprise

AV8 Ventures, a new venture capital firm focused on areas including fintech and digital health, has launched a €150m fund solely backed by financial services major Allianz Group.

SoFi makes Lemonade, Root team-up to expand insurtech offering

Online personal finance and lending startup SoFi has expanded into the insurtech space by teaming with Lemonade and Root.

Salary Finance collects $32.8m in Series C to support US growth

Salary Finance, a financial wellness solution for employees, has collected a $32.8m Series C to support US expansion.

Personal finance app Fintonic hits €160m valuation thanks to ING Ventures-led round

Spanish personal finance app Fintonic has hit a €160m valuation thanks to an investment round led by new backer ING Ventures.

Eduardo Saverin’s B Capital already past $400m for Fund II, having closed $360m Fund...

B Capital, a venture capital firm launched by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, has already passed $400m for its second fundraise just weeks after closing its $360m debut vehicle.

FinTech investor Core Innovation Capital confirms $100m Fund III goal

FinTech venture capital investor Core Innovation Capital has confirmed it is eyeing up to $100m for its third foray into the fundraising market.

Warburg to invest over $220m to help Leumi take bank share of Israel consumer,...

US buyout giant Warburg Pincus has reportedly plans to invest more than $220m to expand its new Israeli credit card portfolio company Leumi over the next five years.

Qupital closes $15m Series A to support growth in China

Hong Kong-based SME trade financing platform Qupital has scored $15m in its Series A round.