Spaced Ventures has reportedly raised $150,000 in a pre-seed round

Public investment platform for the space industry Spaced Ventures is said to have picked up a pre-seed round.

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.

PolicyStreet bagged $1.8m in new Series A round

Malaysian InsurTech startup PolicyStreet has reported raised about $1.8m in a Series A round led by KK Fund.

31 FinTech rounds from the past seven days you cannot afford to miss

From cybersecurity startups to challenger banks, let's take a deep dive into the FinTech companies raising money over the past week.

CapBridge Financial has picked up $2m in a equity round

Singapore-based FinTech CapBridge has reportedly picked up new money in an investment round from SGInnovate and Cyberport Macro Fund.

PropTech startup Brickowner has smashed its crowdfunding target on Seedrs

Having reaped huge success with crowdfunding in the past, Brickowner has now returned to Seedrs for an additional cash injection.

Lendahand reaches €1m target for its crowdfunding on Seedrs

Lendahand, which is a crowdfunding platform for impact investing, has hit the target €1m of its own crowdfunding campaign.

Investing app Freetrade has raised £6.45m on Crowdcube so far

Freetrade has crushed its £1m target in a new crowdfunding round for 4.41% of equity at a £140m pre-money valuation.

The SEC opens up crowdfunding rules to help businesses survive COVID-19

As the coronavirus is continuously making the situation more dire for businesses, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has offered them a potential lifeline by providing temporary, conditional relief by easing the US’ crowdfunding rules.

24 FinTech funding rounds from the last week you should know about

From Stash’s $113m round to Okra collecting $1m in new investment, the last week has seen a smattering of FinTech companies raise money.

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Lloyds Bank taps Minna Technologies and Visa for new digital bank subscription management tool

Lloyds Bank has announced that its customers will soon be empowered to better view, manage and amend their subscriptions through its banking app.

Opera to acquire digital bank Fjord Bank

Browser provider Opera is looking to buy challenger bank Fjord Bank in a bid to further accelerate Opera's European FinTech operations.

FinTech unicorn Marqeta prepares for IPO

Rumours about Marqeta going public have found new energy as sources say the payment card issuing startup is in talks with investment banks for an initial public offering (IPO).

Wirecard’s Dublin office raided by police

Irish police raided failed payments technology giant Wirecard's Dublin offices at the end of last week.

Nicolas Weng Kan has been named as smart money app Yolt’s new CEO

Nicolas Weng Kan, the former Google Compare and Confused.com CEO, has been named as the new head honcho of smart money app Yolt.