VisionFund Myanmar has received $4m in financing from the Japan Women Empowerment Fund and Microfinance Initiative for Asia. The financing will be in the form of...
AXA Strategic Ventures has closed its debut fund of funds vehicle on €150m ($175m), which will back ‘FinTech/InsurTech funds, as well as sector-agnostic VC funds globally’, according to AXA Strategic Ventures principal Dominic Maier.
Seattle-based cryptocurrency trading platform Strix Leviathan $1.6m in a seed round led by Liquid 2 Ventures.
Cryptocurrency exchange Seed CX has netted $15m in its Series B round which was led by Bain Capital Ventures.
Funderbeam, the funding and trading platform, has made a huge step towards entering the Asian market by getting a licence to operate as a financial services company in Singapore.
The traditional way banks calculated interest rates if it would borrow from other banks is about to end. And it is time financial services firms prepare for it.
Share trading app Robinhood suffered a massive backlash in March when it suffered two major service outages just as COVID-19 was wreaking havoc on the markets. Now some users complain that it has happened again.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued a new report on the impact of the pandemic, saying that the environment "remains fragile."
The UK will introduce a new regulator to supervise investment firms in 2022 and the top City watchdog now wants to hear from market stakeholders.
London-based FinTech Pollinate has closed a $50m Series C round led by Insight Partners.