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.

Funding Societies said to raise $40m despite making staff cuts

Singaporean P2P lending platform Funding Societies has allegedly secured $40m in its Series C, despite the coronavirus forcing it to downsize.

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Future Fund bolsters Canaree’s abilities to help startups with their financial forecasting and modelling...

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Jianpu blames failure to send in its annual report on the coronavirus

Chinese FinTech Jianpu Technology has been told that its failure to send in its annaual report means it is non-compliant with regulations.

FraudScope bags $7m in its Series A as it looks to scale its team

FraudScope, an AI-powered solution capable of identifying fraud, has collected $7m in its Series A round.

Surf Bank Brazil picks Paygilant to strengthen its fraud prevention capabilities

Mobile payments fraud-prevention and authentication provider Paygilant has been tapped by digital bank Surf Bank Brazil to help it fight fraud.