Lyvly raises $4.6m in its Series A led by Mosaic Ventures

Lyvly, a communal living support platform, has raised $4.6m in Series A round of funding from Mosaic Ventures.

TurboTenant scores $6.5m in Series A round

TurboTenant, an online platform helping landlords improve investment performances on properties, has scored $6.5m in a Series A round.

Ribbon raises $330m in funding round with the chance of a further $220m

PropTech platform Ribbon has raised $330m in a mix of equity and debt and the opportunity to secure a further $220m.

Zoopla partners with Trussle for online mortgages

Players from the PropTech and FinTech spaces are coming closer together with a new partnership between property search portal Zoopla and online mortgage broker Trussle.

Landbay raises £2.4m from its latest crowdfund

UK-based marketplace lending platform Landbay has raised £2.4m from a crowdfund on Seedrs.

PropTech solution Compass closes $450m investment from SoftBank

Real estate technology platform Compass has closed a $450m investment from SoftBank Vision Fund, making it the largest US PropTech investment.

PeerStreet completes Series B on $29.5m

PeerStreet, a real estate loan investment platform, has completed its Series B funding round on $29.5m.

Real estate investment platform iFunded scores €4m in its pre-Series A

Real estate investment platform iFunded has scored €4m in its pre-Series A round.

13 FinTech startups from Y Combinator’s latest batch to take note of

Seed accelerator Y Combinator has just announced its latest batch of startups. And there are some FinTech ventures that piqued our interest.

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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UK regulator orders British banks to explain their overdraft rate hikes

Several UK banks have changed their overdraft rates to be around 40%, more than double some of their previous charges. Now the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) wants to understand why.

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Travelex’s offerings are finally back online after almost a months’ outage caused by a...

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UK consumer confidence doubles over the past decade

UK consumer confidence in financial institutions has doubled since 2010, according to research from Harris Interactive.

CFTC slams trader with $10m fine

A US regulator has fined a commodity pool operator over $10m for allegedly filling misleading statements and failing to implementing an adequate supervisory system to prevent such misstatements.