CrowdStreet raises $12m in just a month

CrowdStreet, an online marketplace for real estate investing, has raised $12m in Series C funding within just one month.

Crowdfunding platform Crowdcube has made its 1,000th raise

Exeter-based Crowdcube has facilitated its 1,000th successful crowdfunding as FinTech startups lead the way.

Cashless donations platform goodbox surpasses £1m crowdfund target

Cashless donation technology developer goodbox has hit its £1m crowdfunding target, which it is raising on the Seedrs platform.

Despite Brexit: Crowdcube’s growth has risen for the seventh consecutive quarter

In the third quarter of 2019, crowdfunding platform Crowdcube’s revenues rose to £2.2m despite the UK's upcoming divorce from the EU.

Rocket Internet nets $605m as the German FinTech sector could overtake the UK after...

The backer and incubator of several FinTech companies Rocket Internet has had a smashing start of 2019.

Litigation finance platform Legalist has secured $100m in a new venture round

Legalist, a FinTech startup and Y Combinator alumni, has just announced that it has completed a $100m venture round to help people finance their lawsuits.

Ethical crowdfund platform Yielders said to close Series A round

Yielders, an ethical property crowdfunding platform, has reportedly closed a Series A investment round as it looks to expand in Asia and the Middle East.

Seedrs has agreed terms for £4.5m funding round

UK-based crowdfunding platform Seedrs has confirmed that it has agreed to terms of a £4.5m funding round.

13 FinTech startups from Y Combinator’s latest batch to take note of

Seed accelerator Y Combinator has just announced its latest batch of startups. And there are some FinTech ventures that piqued our interest.

The Monetary Authority of Singapore unveils new sandbox option to boost FinTech innovation

Singapore’s financial regulator has launched a new initiative to provide FinTech innovators with a faster way to test their ideas. But it won’t be open to everyone.

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Acturis partners with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING

InsurTech software builder Acturis has partnered with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING , a cybersecurity and data analytics platform.

Insurance Board to implement Origami Risk for streamlined operations

Insurance Board, a non-profit corporation which administers property and casualty insurance for churches in the US, has chosen Origami Risk to streamline its underwriting.

UK and Swedish companies have captured almost two-thirds of investment in Funding Platforms in...

European Funding Platform companies have raised $384.7m across 87 transactions, with both UK and Swedish companies capturing 59.8% of the sector’s funding since 2015....

Gig economy FinTech Sonovate taps RegTech company TruNarrative to help strengthen its onboarding processes

Cardiff-based FinTech company Sonovate is on a mission to strengthen its customer onboarding processes. To succeed, it recently turned to TruNarrative, the RegTech company.

Meniga receives license from Financial Conduct Authority

Meniga, which helps consumers improve their financial lives, has successfully registered as an Account Information Service Provider by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).