Institutional Investment & Trading

Institutional Investment & Trading

Deutsche Börse Group acquires $10m stake in Trumid

Deutsche Börse Group has acquired a minority stake in digital corporate bond trading platform Trumid, in a deal worth $10m.

Ashton Kutcher-backed FinTech startup Neighborly can’t pay its employees

Neighborly, a FinTech startup set up to enable people to buy cheaper municipal bonds, has told its staff to stop working as it is unable to pay them.

Seedcamp looking to invest around 15% of new fund into FinTech startups

Pan-European seed investor Seedcamp has hit a £41m first close for its fourth fund, already making it more than double the size of its predecessor vehicle.

Francisco Partners eyes FinTech opportunities following $3.9bn fund close

Tech-focused private equity investor Francisco Partners has raised $3.9bn for its latest buyout fund.

Pantera Capital eyeing $100m hedge fund focused on ICOs

Pantera Capital is reportedly looking to raise $100m for a hedge fund that is entirely focused on blockchain tokens.

GMEX invests into and partners with USAVE to create digital gold exchange platform

USAVE Blockchain has partnered with GMEX to create a digital exchange for physical gold.

Mobile trading platform TigerWit secures $5m round

Mobile and online trading platform TigerWit has secured a $5m investment from Susquehanna International Group.

Robinhood launches new web platform

Stock market brokerage platform Robinhood has launched a new platform offering research and discovery tools.

Illuminate continues RegTech push by backing TransFICC

Illuminate Financial has completed its second RegTech deal in as many months by backing UK-based startup TransFICC.

Bank of England says it will not stifle FinTech

The Bank of England says that it will not stifle FinTech development as it attempts to lay down regulations for the rapidly-growing sector.

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