City watchdog warns against cryptoasset investments

Bitcoin's value may have skyrocketed in the past year, but the UK's top financial regulator warns that investment in the market is far from certain.

Why the 25 FinTech rounds from last week mean huge things for buy now...

Buy now pay later companies continued their winning streak last week as 25 FinTechs raised big rounds.

Bitcoin breaks new $35,000 record

Having broken its earlier record over the weekend, bitcoin traded at $35,842 on Wednesday.

Future FinTech to buy majority in crypto ATM company Blocknance

Blockchain e-commerce company Future FinTech has signed a term sheet to become the majority owner of  Blocknance. As part of the deal, Future FinTech will...

Bitwise boasts of having surpassed having $500m in assets under management

Cryptocurrency index fund provider Bitwise Asset Management recently surpassed $500m in assets under management, up from $100m in October.

Bitcoin breaks new record at $34,000 valuation

Cryptocurrency bitcoin's value has reached a new record level by shooting past the $34,000 mark on Sunday.

Mobile-based crypto lending app Vauld said to close $2m in funding round

Cryptocurrency management platform Vauld has reportedly scored $2m in a funding round led by Pantera Capital.

Latin America and teen-focused FinTech services are coming of age as the industry closes...

Last week’s 32 FinTech rounds highlight how Latin America is exploding with new activity, how open banking has nudged closer to being fully adopted across Europe and the rising popularity of teen-focused ventures.

Lukka closes its Series C round to expand its product suite

Lukka, a crypto asset software and data provider, has closed its Series C funding round to deepen its product suite.

Mastercard and Visa pull out of Pornhub after abuse allegations

Visa and Mastercard have cut ties with Pornhub after both payment providers investigated allegations of child sexual abuse.

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The 38 FinTech funding rounds raised last week highlight the success of payments companies...

While the payments industry has reason to celebrate, last week also proved a boon for 38 FinTech companies closing investment rounds. The FinTech industry returned...

HMRC publishes list of companies fined over $23.8m in total for breaching money laundering...

HM Revenue and Customs has named and shamed businesses that have been fined a total of more than £23.8m for breaking money laundering laws.

Future FinTech Group closes direct offering to the tune of $15m

E-commerce venture Future FinTech Group has closed the registered direct offering of three million share of its common stock at a purchase price of $5.00 per share on January 13, 2021.

Bookkeeper360 secures $1m seed round

Accounting startup Bookkeeper360 has secured $1m in seed capital to scale the venture and brings the total invested into the company to $2.1m since launch.

Expense management platform SalesTrip scored $1.4m in funding

SalesTrip, which builds expense management and travel booking software, has scored $1.4m in its seed funding.
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