South Korean-based Viva Republica has reportedly secured $40m in funding from GIC and Sequoia China.
Personal finance app Money Dashboard has partnered with Starling Bank, making full use of the open banking initiative which launched at the start of the year.
Shine, a banking app designed for the self-employed, has picked up €8m in a funding round.
Brazil-based challenger bank Nubank has reportedly received a $180m investment from Chinese backer Tencent.
China-based Snowball Finance, an online investment platform, has reportedly received a $120m Series D investment.
European venture capital newcomer BlueYard Capital has pulled in more than €110m for the final close of its second fund.
Venture capital-backed investment app tickr has launched a crowdfunding campaign on investment platform Seedrs to help it build out its user base.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published an opinion on PSD2’s strong customer authentication (SCA), due to continued queries from market actors.
Florida-based ACI Worldwide is releasing a new suite of tools to ensure businesses are prepared for the final parts of the EU’s Revised Payment Service Directive (PSD2) snapping into action in September.
Mobile point of sale (POS) platform SumUp has teamed up with UK challenger bank Starling Bank to support faster payouts to SMEs in the UK.