Portuguese challenger bank Banco BNI Europa is looking to invest up to €15m into online auto financing platform Lendrock.
ApplePie Capital has raised $16.5m in a Series B round. The new funding coincides with the announcement of a $180m loan purchase agreement with TowerBrook Capital.
Out of the 29 FinTech funding rounds we reported on last week, cybersecurity companies, InsurTechs and challenger banks were among the clear winners.
Online lending and credit startup LendUp has raised $47.5m in a Series C round led by Y Combinator’s Continuity growth fund.
Australian buy now, pay later (BNPL) company Zip will expand into Europe and the Middle with the purchases of BNPL competitors Twisto and Spotii.
India-based KNAB Finance has reportedly raised around $389,000 across a pair of funding rounds.
Australian bank Westpac is continuing to plough money into the region’s FinTech companies and investing $16.5m in online mortgage startup uno.
China-based mobile lending platform WeLab has closed a $220m Series B+ equity and debt round.
Swedish FinTech platform Anyfin has reportedly secured $30m in its Series B round, which was led by EQT Ventures.
Payhippo, an AI-powered lending platform, has reportedly collected $1m in its pre-seed funding round, to help it expand its team.