Wavemaker eyes up $75m for fifth VC fund

Cross boarder VC Wavemaker Partners is looking to raise up to $75m for its fifth fund.

Bessemer Venture Partners looks to raise Fund 10

Technology and services investor Bessemer Venture Partners is looking to raise its 10th flagship fund.

Brazilian VC major Monashees eyes fintech, other deals with $150m eighth fund close

Brazilian venture capital major Monashees has closed its latest fintech, transport and healthcare tech fund on its $150 goal amount.

Mobile bank N26 strikes $2.7bn valuation through Insight-led Series D round

Feeless mobile bank account business N26 has scored a massive $2.7bn valuation through a Series D financing round led by Insight Venture Partners. The $300m...

Hannover Re launches innovation pool for InsurTechs

Hannover Re has launched an innovation which will facilitate connections and development of InsurTech.

FCA signs collaboration agreement with Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM)

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) have signed an agreement to work closer together.

Algo Capital closes new blockchain-focused fund on $200m, doubling its original goal

Algo Capital, a financial institution focusing on boosting access, adoption and liquidity of the native digital currency Algo, has closed its Algo VC fund on $200m.

BlueVine raises $102.5m in new Series F funding round

SME financing and banking services scaleup BlueVine has raised a huge $102.5m Series F round led by ION Crossover Partners, the venture capital firm.

ForgeRock bags $93.5m in new Series E round and becomes latest digital identity startup...

Digital identity verification company ForgeRock has closed a $93.5m Series E round at a time when the sector is poised for massive growth.

Unifimoney has reportedly raised $1m in a pre-seed round

Digital banking platform Unifimoney has reportedly picked up $1m from a selection of angel investors and venture capitalist firms.

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How Cobwebs is stopping the game of whack-a-mole in the fight against money laundering

Money laundering in global financial markets is like “whack-a-mole”, when you stop one scheme, another just pops up, according to Daniel Nisman, the head...

Signifyd launches new tool for online retailers

Signifyd has launched its Authorization Rate Optimization solution, a new tool which will help online retailers maximise conversion rates and protect themselves from fraud.

Barclaycard Payments implements Kount to combat fraud

Barclaycard Payments has formed a new deal with fraud prevention company Kount to improve its fight against fraud.

WealthTech100 company Appway secures $37m in funding

Switzerland-headquartered Appway, which builds business process automation software, has closed a $37m minority investment from private equity firm Summit Partners.

The 35 FinTech deals from the last week that you can’t afford to miss

Keeping up with all the comings and goings of the FinTech space is far from easy, but don't worry. We've got you covered with the deals that sent shock waves across the sector in the last week.