bunq said to become first neobank to offer mortgages

Dutch bunq is said to have become the first European challenger bank to offer mortgages, entering the mortgage market through a silent partnership.

Orbital Witness secures £3.3m in seed capital

Orbital Witness is on a mission to create a universal risk rating for the real estate industry and has just bagged £3.3m to make that happen.

86 400 vying another $34m raise just months after its latest funding round

Australian challenger bank 86 400 has kicked off another investment drive with the goal to raise $34m to fund expansions into the mortgage market.

Nude the app helping first-time home buyers edges closer to crowdfunding goal

Nude is the savings and financial advice app which is helping first-time home buyers and it is nearing the goal of its crowdfunding campaign.

Trust & Will signs deal with financial wellness company Acorns

US online estate planning company Trust & Will has inked a partnership with Acorns, the financial wellness company, to provide families with the tools to better plan when it comes to their estate.

PropTech platform Canopy pulls in £2m within 48 hours for its new funding round

Renters app Canopy has reportedly collected £2m in a funding round, which it was able to raise within just 48 hours.

Home loans platform RenoFi said to secure $6.4m in its Series A round

RenoFi, which helps consumers to find home renovation loans, has reportedly secured $6.4m in its Series A funding round.

31 investment rounds that show the state of the FinTech industry

From Monzo's seeing its valuation plummet to Checkout.com becoming one of Europe's most valuable FinTechs, the last week has been full of funding rounds that could cause big waves in the sector.

EasyKnock closes the door on $20m funding round

EasyKnock, a technology-powered institutionalised residential sale-leaseback company, has bagged $20m in a new funding round.

EstateGuru closes its Seedrs round 252% higher than its original target

EstateGuru, which offers short-term, property-backed loans, has closed its Seedrs funding round on 252% more than its initial target.

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buguroo launches its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution

Spain-based buguroo has launched its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution in the hopes of combatting card not present fraud.

Accounts Payable company MineralTree scores $50m in its Series D round

Accounts Payable and payments automation software developer MineralTree has scored $50m for its Series D round.

Sweep said to raise £456,000 in its funding round

Sweep, an expenses and travel management app for businesses, has reportedly received a £456,000 grant to support its growth and innovation.

Acuant to deploy its KYC technology with Prime Trust through new deal

Identity verification platform Acuant has formed a partnership with API-enabled B2B financial infrastructure developer Prime Trust.

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The past month has seen two US FinTech companies surpass the $10bn valuation mark, but are these outliers or a sign of things to come?

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