FundedByMe has received approval to become the first regulated crowdfunding platform in the United Arab Emirates.
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.
Japanese FinTech startup Emerada has secured ¥200m ($1.8m) in a Seed round led by D4V.
Digital media-focused invoice financing startup BillFront has picked up $35m in a Series A round from 4finance, NIBC Bank Deutschland and FinLeap.
Accel-KKR acquires non-profit fundraising and marketing software platform Salsa Labs, for an undisclosed amount.
Cashless donation technology developer goodbox has hit its £1m crowdfunding target, which it is raising on the Seedrs platform.
German crowdfunding platform Kapilendo has raised €7m in a Series B round of funding led by the pension fund for the Berlin Chamber of Dentists.
Nonprofit crowdfunding platform Funraise has closed a $9.7m Series A round led by Toba Capital.
UK-based crowdfunding platform Seedrs has confirmed that it has agreed to terms of a £4.5m funding round.
New Zealand-based crowdfunding platform Pledge Me has surpassed the target NZD 500,080 for its own crowdfunding campaign.