Fidor appoints CFO to head up global expansion plans

Digital banking company Fidor has appointed a new global CFO ahead of its international expansion plans. Brad Whittfield will take on the newly-created role based in Fidor’s Dubai global expansion hub.

Juvo partners with Tune Talk making first deployment in Malaysia

Mobile identity scoring platform Juvo has partnered with Malaysia-based mobile virtual network operator Tune Talk.

Finch said to bag $2.25m in seed round to support app launch

Australia-based Finch has reportedly bagged $2.25m in a seed funding round to support the continued launch of its application.

Wealthfront nets $75m in latest round, led by Tiger Global

Robo-advisor Wealthfront has netted $75m in a round of funding led by Tiger Global Management.

Monzo begins international roll-out after landing regulatory approval for RoI

UK challenger bank Monzo has received regulatory approval to operate in the Republic of Ireland.

Ascensus makes third acquisition of the year through Avintus deal

Ascensus, a retirement savings technology developer, has agreed to acquire third-party administration (TPA) platform Avintus, its third deal this year.

Student Loan Genius secures up to $4.6m in funding

Loan support platform Student Loan Genius has secured up to $4.6m in its latest funding round.

Robo-advisor Munnypot receives backing from Livingbridge

Automated online investment advice platform Munnypot has received backing from UK private equity house Livingbridge.

Tide raises £8m in funding to support its rapid expansion

Business current account Tide has raised £8m in a new round of funding to support its rapid expansion.

Real estate investment platform iFunded scores €4m in its pre-Series A

Real estate investment platform iFunded has scored €4m in its pre-Series A round.

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VPay joins Guidewire’s PartnerConnect

Claims payment solution provider VPay has joined the Guidewire PartnerConnect as a solution partner.

RegTech software developer Thentia secures investment from Business Development Bank of Canada

Thentia, which helps companies meet their regulatory requirements, has bagged a Series A investment from the Business Development Bank of Canada (DBC).

Eduvanz bags $3m in new investment round

Student loan startup Eduvanz has secured $3m in a Series A round led by Sequoia's SCI Investment VI fund.

Money management app Sync. said to raise $5.5m in its seed round

Account aggregation service Sync. has reportedly netted £5.5m in a seed funding round to support its European expansion.

PropTech platform Zibo said to raise $10.5m in funding

Zibo, a payments and financial management app for landlords, has reportedly landed $10.5m in its funding round.