Nested pockets fresh £8m to sell houses in 90 days

London PropTech startup Nested has raised a new £8m round of funding following on from the £1.2m it picked up in September. Existing backer Passion Capital led the round.

Retail space marketplace Appear Here lands backing Fifth Wall

Appear Here, a London-based online marketplace for retail space, has landed an investment from Fifth Wall. Technology-focused real estate investment firm Fifth Wall Ventures said...

PropTech company Hostaway said to bag €700k investment

Finland-based property management company Hostaway, has reportedly closed a €700,000 investment from unnamed investors.

Spruce raises $15.6m in latest round of venture funding

Title insurance platform Spruce Holdings has raised $15.6m in its latest venture growth round.

Alterna Savings, NestReady partner to support property searching functions

Alterna Savings has formed a partnership with online homebuying platform NestReady to simplify the real estate services for Alterna.

Ellie Mae to improve digital lending capabilities with new acquisition

Ellie Mae, a cloud-based provider for the mortgage finance industry, has agreed to acquire Capsilon to enhance its end-to-end SaaS solutions.

Point seizes $8.4m for debt-free home buying

Real estate financing startup Point has raised $8.4m in a Series A round of funding led by Andreessen Horowitz.

HomeLight secures $40m Series B funding round

San Francisco-based HomeLight has secured $40m for its Series B funding round led by Menlo Ventures.

Indian PropTech startup NestAway raises $50m

Indian online home rental startup NestAway Technologies has reportedly raised $50m in a fresh round of funding.

Symbiont, Ranieri Solutions to bring blockchain technology to the mortgage industry

Blockchain solution developer Symbiont has partnered with Ranieri Solutions, a FinTech investment firm.

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Does new Libra rival Saga have what it takes to appease regulators?

The founder of Libra rival Saga reveals why he believes the new digital currency might be more successful than the Facebook project.

Mastercard invests in Doconomy to help consumers see CO2 impact their payments have

Mastercard has made an undisclosed equity investment into Doconomy, a startup helping consumers become more aware of their CO2 impact when making payments.

CyberGRX collects $40m in Series D as it looks to meet rising demands

Third-party cyber risk platform CyberGRX has collected $40m in its Series D round which was led by ICONIQ Capital.

OCC names cybersecurity as key risk for federal banking system

The US’ Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has named cybersecurity and technology management as a key emerging risk.

Starling Bank in hot waters after having only lent 1% of the total amount...

When Starling Bank was granted funding from Royal Bank of Scotland, the challenger bank promised to lend £913m to SMEs by 2023.