Marketplace Lending

Marketplace Lending

Tala scores $30m for emerging market financial services

Credit scoring and lending startup Tala has picked up more than $30m in a Series B round led by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP).

MarketInvoice secures £45m commitment from Portugal’s BNI Europa

Invoicing financing platform MarketInvoice has inked a deal with Portuguese Banco BNI Europa (BNI) to provide £45m in lending commitments annually.

Dianrong closes $220m Series D led by GIC Private Limited

China-based Dianrong has closed its Series D funding round on $220m, which was led by GIC Private Limited.

P2P lending platform Beehive secures $5m Series A

Sharia compliant P2P-lending platform Beehive has secured a $5m Series A led by Riyad TAQNIA fund.

Construction lending platform Built nets $21m round led by Index

Construction lending software Built has closed a $21m funding round led by Index Ventures.

Fundation Group closes debt facility with Waterfall

Fundation Group, a digitally-enabled lender and credit solutions provider, has closed a debt facility with Waterfall Asset Management.

Student loan company Meritze nets $6.8m seed round

Texas-based student financing platform Meritize has netted $6.8m in its Seed funding round.

Libra Credit bags $16m in token sale

Decentralised lending network Libra Credit has collected $16m in its recent token sale.

SimpleNexus, digital mortgage platform bags $20m

SimpleNexus, a digital mortgage platform, has closed a growth capital round on $20m from Insight Venture Partners.

P2P lending platform Finzy closes pre-Series A on $2.3m

India-based P2P lending platform Finzy has raised an additional $1m to its pre-Series A round, bringing its total to $2.3m.

News Stories

LANDRY et associés acquires e-commerce security platform NexuWeb

LANDRY et associés, a risk and performance consultant, has acquired e-commerce security and development solution NexuWeb.

Plum reveals five million customer target in new interview

Finance app Plum is bullish about its ability to attract five million people to its services.

Before you worry about new PRIIP rule changes you should ensure your house is...

The EU might be gearing up to change some of the rules regulating retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIP), but MirrorWeb warns that financial firms should worry more about the rules already in place.

Europol, European Central Bank and group of financial infrastructures team up to boost cybersecurity...

Europol, the European Central Bank and a group of Europe’s leading financial infrastructures to share cybersecurity threat information to safeguard consumers.

Revolut signs deal with LegalTech startup Sparqa Legal

Hot on the heels of announcing its new $5.5bn valuation, Revolut is now aiming to take a bite out of the legal services market with a new deal.