Axial grabs U$14m to match private companies with investors and buyers

Axial, a New York-based online capital marketplace, has raised $14m in its Series C round. The company's platform is designed to match private companies...

Azimo integrates with Facebook Messenger

International money transfer startup Azimo in integrating its service into Facebook Messenger to allow senders and receivers to connect through the social network of 1.65bn users.

Thompson Reuters joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

Thompson Reuters is the latest company to join a consortium of institutions, headed up by New York fintech firm R3, dedicated to developing use cases for the blockchain technology in financial markets.

IBM Reportedly planning acquisition of point-of-sale business Revel

IBM is reportedly planning a re-entry into the point-of-sale (POS) space. According to Bloomberg the firm is in discussions to acquire iPad-based POS company Revel Systems.

SecurityScorecard nets $27.5m in Series C led by Nokia Growth Partners

Risk and compliance solution SecurityScorecard has netted $27.5m in its Series C funding round led by Nokia Growth Partners.

Cyber risk modelling platform RedSeal raises growth equity from STG

Cyber risk modelling platform RedSeal has received an undisclosed growth equity investment from Symphony Technology Group (STG).

Anti-fraud solution provider Feedzai secures $50m Series C

Anti-fraud artificial intelligence solution platform Feedzai has secured a $50m Series C.

Insurtech startup Nsure launches with real-time home, auto insurance quote offering

New online insurance agency Nsure has launched an offering it says can provide instant, real quotes for home and auto insurance rather than just estimates.

Crypto-wallet Change closes ICO pulling in $17.5m

Mobile wallet Change has ended its ICO after pulling in $17.5m from over 5,600 contributions.

BlueVine bags additional $12m for its Series E

BlueVine, a working capital supplier for small and medium-sized businesses, has raised an additional $12m to its Series E.

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Acturis partners with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING

InsurTech software builder Acturis has partnered with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING , a cybersecurity and data analytics platform.

Insurance Board to implement Origami Risk for streamlined operations

Insurance Board, a non-profit corporation which administers property and casualty insurance for churches in the US, has chosen Origami Risk to streamline its underwriting.

UK and Swedish companies have captured almost two-thirds of investment in Funding Platforms in...

European Funding Platform companies have raised $384.7m across 87 transactions, with both UK and Swedish companies capturing 59.8% of the sector’s funding since 2015....

Gig economy FinTech Sonovate taps RegTech company TruNarrative to help strengthen its onboarding processes

Cardiff-based FinTech company Sonovate is on a mission to strengthen its customer onboarding processes. To succeed, it recently turned to TruNarrative, the RegTech company.

Meniga receives license from Financial Conduct Authority

Meniga, which helps consumers improve their financial lives, has successfully registered as an Account Information Service Provider by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).