Game of coins: How Maisie Williams makes bitcoin investments

Bitcoin's valuation soared to impressive heights this week and one of the people considering taking advantage of it was Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams.

Digital asset ecosystem Fireblocks said to raise $30m in its Series B

Fireblocks, which enables companies to build, run and scale digital assets in their ecosystem, has reportedly netted $30m in its Series B round.

Digital asset platform Keyrock nets €4.3m in funding

Keyrock, which aims to democratise the digital asset space, has received a €4.3m investment to support its growth.

Cred customers worry about their money as crypto firm files for bankruptcy protection

Crypto firm Cred has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and now customer worry about their money.

Norway is in no rush to introduce digital currency as use of cash plummets

While only 4% of transactions in Norway are conducted with cash, the nation's central bank is in no hurry to introduce a digital currency.

Opium Protocol secures its $3.25m in its new funding round

Opium Protocol, which enables firms to build decentralised analogues of traditional financial derivatives, has collected $3.25m in its latest funding round.

Neobanks and InsurTech startups among the 23 FinTechs raising money last week

Challenger banks and InsurTech ventures stood out among the 23 FinTech companies that successfully raised money last week.

Keyrock collects €4.3m in funding

FinTech startup Keyrock has secured €4.3m in a funding round co-led by SIX Fintech Ventures and MiddleGame Ventures.

30 FinTech rounds from last week you cannot afford to miss

What do the 30 FinTech funding rounds from last week tell us about the state of the industry?

Boxer Manny Pacquiao launches FinTech PacPay

Manny Pacquiao has been busy since hanging up his boxing gloves, having embarked on a career as a senator and, now, as the founder of payments company PacPay.

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Coinbase responds to racism and discrimination allegations

Coinbase has been accused of having created a culture fraught with bullying, racism and discrimination against black people in a new exposé from the New York Times.

A third of consumers feel unable to spend as much on Christmas this year

A third of UK adults have admitted they feel unable to spend as much on Christmas this year, according to a study from Yolt.

Almost 90% of consumers haven’t finished Christmas shopping as concerns of online shopping still...

Nearly 90% of people have not completed their Christmas shopping yet, as the pandemic puts pressures on families, research from Klarna claims.

The first quarter of 2020 saw the highest number of large RegTech deals as...

The top ten RegTech deals in the first nine months of 2020 raised in aggregate $1.8bn, making up 38.2% of the total funding in the sector for the period.

Over two fifths of health insurers still lack a consumer facing app

Only 42% of health insurers in Europe have a consumer facing app, despite the rising importance of digitalisation, according to a new whitepaper from Scanbot.

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