Chicago-based private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners has acquired MoneyGram International, a digital P2P payments company, in a $1.8bn deal.
Moody’s Corporation has acquired compliance automation platform PassFort and is set to purchase 360kompany, an onboarding technology developer.
TransUnion, which claims to foster trust between consumers and organisations, has stepped up its efforts around identification verification with $3.1bn acquisition of Neustar.
InsurTech unicorn Next Insurance has doubled its valuation to $4bn, following the close of a new $250m investment round.
UK-based private equity firm Bowmark Capital has sold its stake in IT infrastructure developer Node4 to US investor Providence Equity Partners.
Managed security service provider Atos has completed its acquisition of Dutch cybersecurity company Motiv ICT Security.
UK FinTech giant TransferWise has renamed itself to Wise as the company is preparing to go public.
Cybersecurity scaleup SentinelOne has acquired logging startup Scalyr in a deal worth $155m in stock and cash.
E-commerce venture Future FinTech Group has closed the registered direct offering of three million share of its common stock at a purchase price of $5.00 per share on January 13, 2021.
Affirm began trading on the Nasdaq on Wednesday with its shares jumping by more than 100% in the first day, laying the groundwork for huge growth in the buy now pay later space.