Socotra closes strategic investment from USAA

Cloud-based insurance core platform developer Socotra has closed a strategic investment from USAA.

Student loan company Meritze nets $6.8m seed round

Texas-based student financing platform Meritize has netted $6.8m in its Seed funding round.

Arctic Wolf collects $60m in Series D as it looks to release new services

Arctic Wolf, a security operations centre (SOC), has collected $60m in its Series D round which was led by Blue Cloud Ventures and Stereo Capital.

Mobile Garantie closes investment from Helvetia

Mobile Garantie Deutschland, which offers warranty and repair cover for vehicles and affinities, has received an undisclosed investment from Helvetia Venture Fund.

Techstars names next 10 companies to join 2018 Barclays Accelerator

Techstars-powered 2018 Barclays Accelerator has announced the next 10 companies to join its London programme.

Theta Lake unveils 17a-4 compliant archiving tool for collaboration platforms

From: RegTech Analyst Theta Lake, the RegTech company, has announced the industry’s first free SEC Rule 17a-4 compliant archive designed for collaboration platforms such as RingCentral,...

15 cybersecurity startups coming out of Plug and Play’s Fall 2019 batch

From blockchain and behavioural mapping to cloud and encryption solutions, a smattering of different cybersecurity startups are among the new Plug and Play Fall 2019 batch. We took a closer look.

Sharia-compliant Maliyya closes $1.3m seed round from Ground1

Maliyya, a Sharia compliant P2P financing and investing platform, has closed a $1.3m seed round from Ground1 Ventures.

A financial fraud attack uncovered every two minutes in Q4 of 2019

The number of financial fraud attacks increased at the end of 2019, according to a new report from RSA, the cybersecurity company.

Temenos acquires digital banking company Kony for $559m

Swiss banking software enterprise Temenos is expected to strengthen its position on the US market after announcing the acquisition of Kony, the American digital banking SaaS company.

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VPay joins Guidewire’s PartnerConnect

Claims payment solution provider VPay has joined the Guidewire PartnerConnect as a solution partner.

RegTech software developer Thentia secures investment from Business Development Bank of Canada

Thentia, which helps companies meet their regulatory requirements, has bagged a Series A investment from the Business Development Bank of Canada (DBC).

Eduvanz bags $3m in new investment round

Student loan startup Eduvanz has secured $3m in a Series A round led by Sequoia's SCI Investment VI fund.

Money management app Sync. said to raise $5.5m in its seed round

Account aggregation service Sync. has reportedly netted £5.5m in a seed funding round to support its European expansion.

PropTech platform Zibo said to raise $10.5m in funding

Zibo, a payments and financial management app for landlords, has reportedly landed $10.5m in its funding round.