Perch rebrands to Orchard after new investment

Home buying marketplace Perch has rebranded itself to Orchard in conjunction with a new $36m investment.

ROOM8 closes doors on latest funding round

ROOM8, which uses data to optimize the matching of roommates, has closed an investment to launch new capabilities later this year.

Loft collects $175m in its Series C as it eyes LatAm expansion

Loft, a Latin American digital real estate platform, has collected $175m in its Series C round.

Hometap closes doors on $100m funding round

Hometap, which enables homeowners to tap into their home equity without taking out a loan, has raised $100m in funding.

PropTech startup Virgil scores €2.1m in funding

French PropTech platform Virgil has reportedly raised €2.1m in funding to further operations expansion.

PropTech startup Entera collects $7.5m in funding

PropTech startup Entera has collected $7.5m in a funding round led by Bullpen Capital and Craft Ventures.

Juniper Square collects $75m in its Series C led by Redpoint

Real estate technology company Juniper Square has collected $75m in its Series C round led by Redpoint Ventures.

REX collects $40m in Series C1 funding

PropTech platform REX has collected $40m in a Series C1 round, bringing its total funding efforts to $115m.

Habi rakes in $5.5m in pre-seed funding to support expansion

Colombian PropTech platform Habi has scored $5.5m in pre-seed funding which will aid its launch into three new countries in Latin America.

EverReal closes seven-figure investment

PropTech platform EverReal has closed a seven-figure euro investment to develop and expand its product and strengthen its team and market presence.

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Pine Labs secures investment from Mastercard

Pine Labs, a payment acceptance software builder, has received an investment from Mastercard as part of a new partnership.

BNP Paribas boosts partnership with Tink to reach Italian customers

BNP Paribas has extended its partnership with open banking platform Tink to supply its customers with more personal finance tools.

Banks refuse to reimburse fraud if consumer ignores any warning message

Banks are refusing to cover losses in fraud cases if they can prove they show fraud warnings at the point of purchase, according to a study from Which? Money.

Businesses suffer longer system outages due to ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks are becoming more severe with businesses suffering from infections being out for up to 16.2 days on average, up from 12.1 days in the third quarter of 2019.