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.
A little over a year since Rapyd achieved its unicorn status, the Mountain View-based FinTech has now raised a $300m Series D financing round to leverage the growing demand for its services.
Having already supported FinTechs such as FintechOS, LAUNCHub Ventures is gearing up to support more European startups on the back of its new €44m fund.
Payments solutions provider Checkout.com has closed a $450m Series C funding round at a $15bn valuation, making it Europe's most valuable venture-backed FinTech.
Banking platform Mambu has topped up its coffers with a $134.43m round, firmly placing it in unicorn territory.
Expense management platform Divvy has closed a $165m Series D round at a valuation of $1.6bn.
India-based FinTech CRED has secured $81m in a new Series C round and bought shares worth $1.2m from employees.
Embedded business finance platform Liberis has bagged £70m in new funding to fuel its growth.
Data compliance company OneTrust has almost doubled its valuation for a second time this year on the back of a $300m Series C round pushing it past the $5.1bn mark.
Trading analytics startup Tradefeedr has picked up $3m in early-stage capital, predominantly from private investment company IPGL.