29 FinTech funding rounds from the last week that you can’t afford to miss

While Robinhood's massive Series G round may have secured the most headlines last week, InsurTech and PropTech ventures bagged the most capital injections.

Irish RegTech Think Evolve Solve is empowering businesses to really take advantage of their...

Think Evolve Solve was launched in 2012 to help companies compete using data. However, they quickly realised that a real pain existed in how companies gather their data in the first place and that solving this was key

FPL Technologies said to raise $10m for its Series A round

India-based FPL Technologies has reportedly bagged $10m in its Series A funding round to support the wider distribution of its credit card.

Adyen’s CEO was surprised at how effective AI was to prevent fraud

Global payments unicorn Adyen is looking into how artificial intelligence can boost its payments offering, highlighting how the tech can boost the industry as a whole.

DreamQuark to increase European growth after new funding

DreamQuark, an AI application developer for the insurance and banking industry, has closed a funding round which will enhance its European growth.

Data and analytics platform CrediFi bags $6m in funding round

CrediFi, a data and analytics platform for commercial real estate, has secured $6m in funding to support its go-to-market efforts.

TowerIQ collects $2m in seed funding led by Hyperplane

TowerIQ, a data and insight platform for the insurance industry, has collected $2m in seed funding.

Blackstone, Goldman Sachs exit Ipreo to IHS Markit in $1.85bn deal

Blackstone and the private equity arm of Goldman Sachs have agreed a $1.85bn sale of financial services data business Ipreo to Nasdaq-listed IHS Markit.

Resurgens Technology acquires Assurance from Saungard

Atlanta-based private equity investor Resurgens Technology Partners has purchased the Assurance Business Continuity Management Planning unit of Sungard Availability Services.

SparkCognition secures $56.5m in Series B round

AI technology developer SparkCognition has secured $56.5m in its Series B funding round, which was raised over two parts.

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POS lending solution Affirm closes $500m Series G

Affirm, a buy now and pay later solution, has closed its Series G round on $500m.
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Solving the challenge of creating a customer-centric business model – Kidbrooke demo

A recent survey from PWC found that 61% of bankers believe customer-centric business models are very important, and yet only 17% of them are “very prepared” for it. Kidbrooke has released a new demo highlighting the problem in the market.

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are keen to work with BigTech companies

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are looking to collaborate with BigTechs, as they look to keep up with changing customer demands, a new report claims.

Good services is more important to policyholders than pricing

New research claims the key to driving long-term relationships in home insurance is less about pricing and more about great services and reputation.

TCARE closes $3m in round led by SixThirty Ventures

TCARE, which claims to be the only evidence-based, CMS 1115 approved and accredited family caregiver support platform, has netted $3m in funding.

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