Institutional Investment & Trading

Institutional Investment & Trading

Real estate investment platform Roofstock bags $35m Series C

California-based real estate investment platform Roofstock has closed a $35m Series C funding round led by Canvas Ventures.

Jump Capital pulls in $100m for new vehicle

Growth investor Jump Capital has pulled in $100m for its latest venture fund.

Luge looks to back FinTech & AI solutions with $75m fund

Luge Capital is looking for early-stage FinTech companies and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions applied to financial services following its $75m financing.

Public Pension Capital and FiveW Capital sell Viteos for $330m

Public Pension Capital and FiveW Capital have sold their alternative asset manager-focused FinTech company Viteos to trade-buyer Intertrust for $330m. Viteos provides tech-based middle and...

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...

Trumid hits $1bn trading volume mark

Corporate bond platform Trumid Financial, which is backed by billionaires George Soros and Peter Thiel, has now traded more than $1bn worth of securities.

Finvale scoops up $500,000 for trader tools marketplace

Russian FinTech marketplace for traders Finvale has picked up $500,000 in funding. Softline Seed Fund led the round in the Moscow-based startup.

Prima Solutions set to be bought by private equity giant The Carlyle Group

Prima Solutions, a company which designs, develops and markets software for insurance providers, is set to be bought out by The Carlyle Group. The private...

Stock trading platform BUX closes €10.6m Series C

Stock trading platform BUX closes €10.6m Series C funding round led by HV Holtzbrinck Ventures.

OpenDoor lands $10m for illiquid US Treasuries marketplace

OpenDoor Securities, an all-to-all marketplace for illiquid US Treasuries, has completed a third $10m investment round.

News Stories

The number of FinTech deals under $1m in Sweden has more than halved since...

The Swedish FinTech market has shown signs of maturity between 2015 and 2019, most noticeably in the decreased frequency of deals valued under $1m...

Pakistan hopes to soon be out of FATF’s grey list

Pakistan is hoping to be removed from the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) grey list soon after it improved its foreign and internal policies.

Cybercrime is rife in Latin America but is often overlooked study finds

Drug cartels, political corruption, economic struggles and internet censorship are all factors that have contributed to making Latin America a hotbed for cybercrime, according to a new report.

Seven more countries on Financial Action Task Force’s watchlist

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has added an additional seven more countries to its high-risk jurisdictions list for deficiencies in their anti-money laundering or counter terrorism financing protocols.

77% physical security systems are in desperate need of an update

European IT executives are worried about the physical security of their systems, according to a new survey.