Obie partners with Here for real estate investing

Obie, an InsurTech startup that offers insurance risk management for real estate investors, has partnered with holiday rental investment marketplace Here.

PropTech startup Backflip closes $35m in debt and equity ahead of launch

US-based Backflip, which helps investors find the right property to invest into, has netted $8m for its seed round and a $27m debt investment.

PropTech company Lev raises $170m across debt and equity round

Lev, a digital commercial real estate transactions platform, has collected $170m in a mixture of debt and equity.

Everspan Group teams up with TheGuarantors for rent accessibility

Everspan Group, a specialty property and casualty insurance platform, has launched a programme partnership with TheGuarantors, a FinTech providing innovative insurance products and financial solutions for renter and landlords.

Point pulls in $115m for home equity vision

Point, a FinTech and home equity platform that provided homeowners access to equity finance in exchange for a fractional share of the future value of their homes, has raised $115m in Series C funding.

HomePace scores $7m for home equity release platform

HomePace, which helps homeowners get early access to their home equity without taking on additional debt or interest payments, secured $7m in its Series A round.

New Silver joins forces with Obie for real estate investing

New Silver, a technology company that provides fast financing to real estate investors, has partnered with real estate investment insurance provider Obie, to offer insurance to New Silver’s customers.

Circa bags $2m as it revolutionises rent payment

Circa, which claims to be revolutionising the way people pay rent, has reportedly collected $2m to grow the types of properties it supports.

TheGuarantors secures $50m to empower renters

TheGuarantors, a FinTech company building smart financial and insurance solutions for renters and landlords, has raised $50m in Series C equity funding.

Armadillo secures seed funding to serve homeownership market

Armadillo, a tech-driven home warranty company, has raised $3.5m in a seed funding round led by Distributed Ventures.

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Majority of financial services companies plan to hire ESG specialist

A recent study has found 77% of respondents plan to hire an ESG specialist as they prepare for the UK’s new rules on sustainable investments to come into effect.

FCA to bolster consumer protection with new regulatory permission rule

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is set to use new powers to be able to swiftly cancel or change what regulated activities companies are permitted to do.

Hong Kong-based ESG data startup Allinfra scores $6m

Hong Kong-based Allinfra, which is helping institutions meets sustainability goals, has scored $6m in funding.

Clear Street hits $1.7bn valuation after first VC funding round

Clear Street, which claims to be building better access to capital markets, has scored a $165m Series B to accelerate the launch of its platform.

WTW unveils cyber solution for ports and terminals

Willis Tower Watson (WTW), a global advisory, broking and solutions company, has launched a cyber solution for ports and terminals.

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