Uncapped lands $80m from Spotify investor Lakestar to offer startups wider banking services

UK-based startup which provides funding to startups without taking equity Uncapped raised an $80m funding round to launch a suite of banking services tailored for tech-driven companies.

Aire pockets $2m for machine learning-driven credit scores

London-based credit score provider Aire has raised $2m in a new round funding. The investment was led by White Star Capital with existing backers Sunstone Capital and Accion Venture Lab also participating.

CRED has raised $120m to make Indians more responsible with their credit cards

The FinTech startup CRED has developed a credit card management app to give customers in its native India better credit scores. And it just raised $120m to continue doing so.

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...

Codat partners up with Visa as payment giant launches new European FinTech initiative

London-based Codat has formed a strategic partnership with Visa as the payment giant is gearing up to launch the Visa Fintech Partner Connect programme in Europe.

ClearScore eyes team, product suite expansion following $200m investment

Personal finance and credit scoring platform ClearScore has secured a $200m investment from investment firm Invus Opportunities.

Wecash Technology bags $160m in Series D led by ORIX

China-based big data company Wecash Technology has closed a $160m Series D financing led by ORIX Asia Capital and SEA Group.

US regulator is investigating if Apple Card is sexist after accusations from Apple’s founder...

Apple and its partner Goldman Sachs have found themselves at the centre of allegations about Apple Card discriminating women.

Teller closes $1m in its seed round as it hopes to build the first...

Teller, a blockchain infrastructure for distributed lending, has secured $1m in its seed round, which was led by Framework Ventures.

Polish FinTech SMEO nets €4m to support development of its factoring solution

Poland-based SMEO closes €4m investment to support the development of its online factoring solution for small and medium-sized businesses.

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Sustainable banker Ando pulls in $6m seed financing

Sustainable banking service Ando has raised $6m from a seed funding round led by TTV Capital.

Nigeria-based Brass collects $1.7m in funding

Nigeria-based Brass, which provides businesses with banking tools that meet their needs, has reportedly collected $1.7m in funding.

India’s IDfy sets sights on further international growth

India-based IDfy, which provides ID verification and onboarding solutions, has raised INR 86 crore ($11.4m) in its Series D funding round.

What will the European payments industry look like in 2030?

A recent study by card issuing platform Marqeta has examined the potential roadblocks and innovations that may arise over the next decade in the payments industry.

Helping customers invest in business – SMBX scores $11m seed round

SMBX, a marketplace for retail investors to invest into small businesses, has raised $11.5m in a seed round

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