Unum ID secures $2m in its seed round

Unum ID, a digital identity company, has secured $2m in its seed funding round which was led by earl-stage venture capital firm Draper Associates.

Global payment as a service market to be worth $25.7bn by 2027

Digital transformation and changing consumer demands are driving the maturation of the global payment as a service market at an expected compound annual growth rate of 16.9% in the next seven years.

Cryptocurrency platform Celsius Network scores $18.8m in its new funding round

Celsius Network, an interest-earning platform for cryptocurrency, has scored $18.8m in its new funding round.

Ripple forms partnership with Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority to support cross-border payments

Blockchain-based payments solution Ripple has formed an agreement with Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority to support the use of xCurrent.

Cryptocurrency investment collective AICoin collects over $3m in ICO

AICoin, an investment service which leverages off blockchain technology to deliver revenue, has seen its ICO raise more than $3m. Earlier this year, London-based cryptocurreny...

Ascensus continues acquisition spree with 12th of the year

Ascensus, a retirement savings technology developer, shows no signs of stopping its acquisition spree, making its twelfth of the year.

McAfee snaps up RegTech 100 company Skyhigh Networks

RegTech 100 company Skyhigh Networks, a provider of cloud security and enablement, has been purchased by cybersecurity giant McAfee.

TTV Capital passes halfway point new $100m fund

FinTech-dedicated investment firm TTV Capital has now raised more than half of the targeted $100m for its fourth fund.

Texas said to be eyeing new data privacy laws

The Texas House of Representatives has reportedly released two new bills aiming to protect consumers’ privacy and data.

MUUME Group bags $6.2m Series B

Switzerland-based MUUME Group has raised around $6.2m in its Series B funding round.

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buguroo launches its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution

Spain-based buguroo has launched its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution in the hopes of combatting card not present fraud.

Accounts Payable company MineralTree scores $50m in its Series D round

Accounts Payable and payments automation software developer MineralTree has scored $50m for its Series D round.

Sweep said to raise £456,000 in its funding round

Sweep, an expenses and travel management app for businesses, has reportedly received a £456,000 grant to support its growth and innovation.

Acuant to deploy its KYC technology with Prime Trust through new deal

Identity verification platform Acuant has formed a partnership with API-enabled B2B financial infrastructure developer Prime Trust.

Are the new decacorn statuses of Chime and Robinhood a sign of things to...

The past month has seen two US FinTech companies surpass the $10bn valuation mark, but are these outliers or a sign of things to come?

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