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EU regulator cautions retail investors following the GameStop chaos

The EU's financial markets regulator has urged retail investors to be cautious following the GameStop chaos.

Robinhood CEO apologises for “unacceptable” shortcomings during the GameStop chaos

The boss of Robinhood has apologised in front of a congressional hearing for the stock-trading app's behaviour amidst the GameStop chaos.

What do these 36 FinTech rounds raised in the last week reveal about the...

WealthTech and cybersecurity enterprises were among the FinTech businesses that closed investment rounds in the last seven days. Companies operating in the WealthTech, cybersecurity, RegTech,...

Robinhood rival Public.com on the cusp of raising another funding round

Stock-trading platform Public.com is about to close a Series D round, according to media reports.

Globacap collects $9m Series A from Johannesburg Stock Exchange

Globacap, which claims to be transforming capital markets, has secured an additional $9m for its Series A round.

Monkey said to close $6m Series A to double help its team

Receivables marketplace Monkey has reportedly collected $6m in its Series A funding to help double its team.

Why Robinhood and the InsurTech industry stand out from the 39 funding rounds raised...

From GameStop chaos to how InsurTechs have benefited from the Covid-19 crisis, this is what you can learn from the 39 FinTech funding rounds of last week.

After the GameStop backlash: Robinhood removes trading restrictions

Robinhood has removed its restrictions on trading GameStop stocks after facing criticism from users and lawmakers.

AOC calls for hearing into why Robinhood locked users out from GameStop trading

Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has called for an inquiry into why Robinhood shut users out of trading GameStop stocks.

Robinhood goes down amidst GameStop trading chaos

Stock-trading app Robinhood went down for some users during Wednesday amidst the trading chaos surrounding GameStop, according to a Motherboard report.

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Tarabut Gateway claims to have raised the largest seed round in the MENA

Open banking platform Tarabut Gateway has bagged $13m in its seed round, which was led by Target Global.

Cybersecurity market expected to be worth $199.98bn by 2025

The global cybersecurity market is estimated to reach a value of $199.98bn by 2025, according to new research.

FinTech investor Oak HC/FT secures $1.4bn to support startups

FinTech and healthcare investor Oak HC/FT has secured $1.4bn to support new startups.

Digitalised mortgage platform BeSmartee closes strategic investment

BeSmartee, which develops software for digital mortgage platforms, has secured a strategic growth investment from venture firm M33 Growth.

Credit card company Petal raises $126m in debt

Credit card company Petal has received a $126m debt facility to help it extend the reach if its services.

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