Institutional Investment & Trading

Institutional Investment & Trading

Koine recieves e-money authorisation from UK’s FCA

Koine, which offers segregated, institutional custody and settlement of digital assets, has received authorisation from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for the issuance of electronic money.

Freetrade bags $15m in Series A round to scale its commission-free stockbroking services

UK FinTech has gone from strength to strength over the past few years. Now, despite the shadow of Brexit, yet another venture has raised a big round.

Greensill has bagged another $655m from SoftBank

SoftBank tapped into its gigantic Vision Fund for a second time this year to support Greensill, the business financing company. Having already secured $800m from...

Luge Capital has raised $85m to invest in Canada’s FinTech startups as new ventures...

Venture capital investor Luge Capital is looking to give Canadian FinTech startups a power boost through its new $85m fund just as the country is experiencing a FinTech explosion.

Finitive secures debt round from Silicon Valley Bank

Finitive, which provides institutional investors with direct access to alternative lending investments, has collected $2m in a venture debt round.

Digital debt marketplace CrossLend nets Series B

CrossLend, a digital debt marketplace has netted a Series B financing round.

Why investors hate startups that do these things

Being backed by a successful venture capital firm can make or break a FinTech startup. So, we asked Karen McCormick, chief investment officer at Beringea, what new ventures must do to pique investors’ interest.

GoFundMe launches new free fundraising platform for charities

Charities have just received another way to raise money as GoFundMe rolls out its latest feature.

Broadridge Financial Solutions to acquire data and analytics platform Fi360

Broadridge Financial Solutions has entered a purchase agreement for Fi360, a fiduciary-focused software, data and analytics solution for financial advisors and intermediaries.

Troubled Metro Bank signs partnerships with three FinTech companies

While Metro Bank is still struggling with the fallout from a massive accounting error that slashed millions from its value, the bank has announced a trio of FinTech partnerships.

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