Crowdfunding platform Charity Checkout bags $1m in funding

Online fundraising platform Charity Checkout has bagged $1m in a funding round to help boost its services. This equity round was led by Octopus Group...

Crowdsurfer pulls in £1m for crowd financing data

Alternative finance intelligence service Crowdsurfer has picked up £1m in a new round of funding. Existing backer Mustard Seed led the investment.

Crowdfunding platform 200 Crowd secures €300k investment

Crowdfunding platform Tip Ventures has rebranded to become 200 Crowd, alongside close of €300,000 investment round.

European alternative financing market grows 92% to $6bn

Banks and investors be wary! The European alternative financing market continues to grow according to a new report.

FreeAgent becomes first Seedr’s-backed company to IPO

Edinburgh-based accounting software provider FreeAgent has raised £10.7m in its listing on the London Alternative Investment Market (AIM).

Social good crowdlender ECrowd! lands €300,000 on Crowdcube

Debt crowdfunding platform ECrowd! has raised €307,900 through an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The round attracted 135 private investors.

Smash.gg bags $11m in Series A round

E-sports crowdfunding platform Smash.gg has reportedly received $11m in its Series A funding round.

P2Binvestor bags $17m in funding round made of equity and debt

Marketplace lending platform P2Binvestor has bagged $17m in its latest round which was comprised of both equity and debt.

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.

OurCrowd secures up to $3.6m for latest capital injection

Crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has secured up to $3.6m of funding in its latest fundraise, FinTech Global can reveal.

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Signifyd launches new tool for online retailers

Signifyd has launched its Authorization Rate Optimization solution, a new tool which will help online retailers maximise conversion rates and protect themselves from fraud.

Barclaycard Payments implements Kount to combat fraud

Barclaycard Payments has formed a new deal with fraud prevention company Kount to improve its fight against fraud.

WealthTech100 company Appway secures $37m in funding

Switzerland-headquartered Appway, which builds business process automation software, has closed a $37m minority investment from private equity firm Summit Partners.

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.