Catch up on the 35 big FinTech funding rounds from the last week

Amidst the coronavirus crisis, many FinTech companies have still been able to raise big rounds. Here are 35 of the successful investment stories that...

Vise scores $14.5m in its Series A round to boost product development

Vise, an AI-backed investment management platform, has scored $14.5m in its Series A round which was led by Sequoia Capital.

Virgin Money backtracks on its decision to suspend almost 32,000 credit cards during the...

UK neobank Virgin Money has decided that suspending nearly 32,000 credit cards amidst a national crisis might not be such a good idea after all.

Briq reportedly nets $10m in its Series A led by Blackhorn

Briq, which offers financial forecasting for the construction industry, has reportedly netted $10m in its Series A round.

Loan comparison platform AskRobin said to raise $1.7m in funding

Estonia-based AskRobin, which helps consumers to compare loans, has reportedly raised $1.7m in funding.

Is the appeal of data analytics wearing off?

Despite the hype around big data and data analytics, questions are placed on if it has it even come close to living up to the potential placed upon it.

55 Italian banks will use SIA’s new blockchain infrastructure to boost their management process...

FinTech SIA has launched a new blockchain infrastructure to power the Italian Banking Association’s Spunta Banca DLT application, which allows the reconciliation of reciprocal accounts among Italian banks through the use of distributed ledger technology.

Why is it important to think about ethical AI?

Many RegTech solutions have artificial intelligence at the core of their solutions, but the founder of Ascent has warned that they need to be aware of the ethical pitfalls using the technology can entail.

Partech closes $100m fund to invest in startups shaping a post-coronavirus world

Having previously invested in several FInTech companies, Partech is now aiming to inject even more capital into promising ventures after closing its latest seed fund – Partech Entrepreneur III.

Tinvio said to close $5.5m round as it looks to expand operations

Tinvio, which helps connect merchants and their suppliers, has reportedly raised $5.5m in its seed funding round.

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RegTech deals in Asia hit a five-quarter high despite the coronavirus outbreak

RegTech companies in the region completed ten transactions raising $40.3m in total

CapBridge Financial has picked up $2m in a equity round

Singapore-based FinTech CapBridge has reportedly picked up new money in an investment round from SGInnovate and Cyberport Macro Fund.

PropTech startup Brickowner has smashed its crowdfunding target on Seedrs

Having reaped huge success with crowdfunding in the past, Brickowner has now returned to Seedrs for an additional cash injection.

Singapore-based ShuttleOne picks up $500,000 in new funding round

Blockchain-powered FinTech ShuttleOne has bulked up its financial muscles to improve its technology after picking up a round of funding led by Sirius Venture Capital.

InsurTech EIS Group has launched its platform in the UK

British carriers have a new set of tools to create new insurance products after the EIS Group announced it was launching in the UK.