Investec Emerging Companies launching $100m fund, alongside debut deal

Investec Emerging Companies is looking to raise $100m for a new investment fund focused on UK scale-up FinTech and enterprise software companies.

Could corporate venturing be a ‘failed effort’?

Most corporate venture capital divisions will disappear over the next five years, according to RegTech Lab co-founder L. Michael Meyer on a panel at the Global RegTech Summit 2018.

Exor Seeds pulls in up to $75m for new fund

Amsterdam-based investors Exor Seeds has pulled in at least $75m for its new venture capital fund.

PE-backed Swiss FinTech major Avaloq launches venture capital unit

Private equity-backed Swiss FinTech major Avaloq has launched a new venture capital subsidiary to boost startups in the sector.

Turtlemint secures $25m of funding in Sequoia India-led round

Indian InsurTech Turtlemint has raised $25m in a funding round led by Sequoia India. The long-time FinTech investor was joined in the round by existing...

IA Capital Group pulls in $150m for InsurTech fund trio

InsurTech-focused venture capital firm IA Capital Group has raised a total of $150m for three funds to invest in the various sectors of the...

Synova hits £365m hard cap for Fund IV

London-based PE firm Synova Capital has hit at £365m hard cap to close its fourth buyout fund after just three months of fundraising.

Meet the 14 InsurTech startups picked for Plug and Play’s European winter programme

Plug and Play has unveiled the 14 startups picked for its European winter accelerator programme InsurTech Europe.

How the coronavirus will affect different segments of the FinTech industry

As COVID-19 rages on across the world, the affects on the FinTech segment of the economy is already letting itself be known.

The coronavirus represents a “return to chaos” that could benefit FinTech companies

COVID-19 has plunged financial markets into chaos, but the pandemic also represents both challenges and opportunities for FinTech companies as they adjust to a whole new reality.

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Tarabut Gateway claims to have raised the largest seed round in the MENA

Open banking platform Tarabut Gateway has bagged $13m in its seed round, which was led by Target Global.

Cybersecurity market expected to be worth $199.98bn by 2025

The global cybersecurity market is estimated to reach a value of $199.98bn by 2025, according to new research.

FinTech investor Oak HC/FT secures $1.4bn to support startups

FinTech and healthcare investor Oak HC/FT has secured $1.4bn to support new startups.

Digitalised mortgage platform BeSmartee closes strategic investment

BeSmartee, which develops software for digital mortgage platforms, has secured a strategic growth investment from venture firm M33 Growth.

Credit card company Petal raises $126m in debt

Credit card company Petal has received a $126m debt facility to help it extend the reach if its services.

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