Institutional Investment & Trading

Institutional Investment & Trading

Carta pulls in $80m during 2018, raising its valuation to $800m

Carta, a company which helps to manage the equity of private and public companies and investors, pulled in $80m during 2018, alongside the close of its Series D.

Brits must invest £67,625 before seeking financial advice, according to Nucoro research

FinTech startup Nucoro has revealed that most people in the UK would be forced to invest a minimum of £67,625 before seeking support from...

Users complain that Robinhood is down again

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.

What does the 27 FinTech funding rounds from last week tell you about the...

Over the past seven days we have reported on 27 big FinTech deals. So why not take a closer look at what they mean for the industry.

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.

Alternative investments platform Yieldstreet reels in $100m to democratise private investing

Digital investing platform Yieldstreet secured $100m in a Series C funding round led by Tarsadia Investments.

WealthTech company Qraft Technologies receives $146m

Qraft Technologies, which aims to improve alpha delivery in asset management, has collected $146m in funding from SoftBank Group Corp.

Investment advisory platform Vestmark grabs $30m to scale up

Cloud-based wealth management and investment advisory platform Vestmark has raised $30m from private equity firm Summit Partners to bolster its future growth.

Gobi Partners said to hit $50m first close for tech-focused fund

Venture Capital investors Gobi Partners has reportedly held a first close on its new Meranti ASEAN growth fund, hauling in $50m, a quarter of the way to its $200m target.

TechCrunch founder Mike Arrington launches $100m crypto hedge fund

TechCrunch founder Mike Arrington has launched a $100m cryptocurrency hedge fund called Arrington XRP Capital.

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Ali secures $25m to offer Brazilians fair credit

Ali, a FinTech that partners with companies to offer financial health solutions for employees, has raises $25m in Series A funding.
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Cash management FinTech Jiko bags $40m

Jiko, a cash management FinTech, has raised $40m in Series B funding to empower businesses of all sizes to store their cash in higher yielding spendable T-bills.

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