Retail Investing & Trading

Retail Investing & Trading

Revolut unveils open banking feature for retail and business customers in Ireland

Neobank Revolut boasts having over one million retail and business customers who can from now on enjoy the FinTech unicorn's new open banking feature.

Wahed Invest reportedly secures $25m investment as it eyes global expansion

Wahed Invest, a Sharia-compliant ethical investing platform, has reportedly raised $25m in a funding round led by Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures.

The 35 FinTech deals from the last week that you can’t afford to miss

Keeping up with all the comings and goings of the FinTech space is far from easy, but don't worry. We've got you covered with the deals that sent shock waves across the sector in the last week.

FinMason unveils new suite of tools to boost WealthTech companies

FinTech FinMason has launched the first phase of its fixed income analytics offering for the retail wealth management and asset management communities.

Smarterly nets £7m in Series A funding round led by Major Oak

WealthTech company Smarterly has bagged £7m in a new funding round to strengthen the development of its platform that enables people to save and...

Clim8 Invest smashes its original crowdfunding target by 300%

Clim8 Invest, which enables consumers to back companies having a positive impact on climate change, has stormed past its initial crowdfunding target, to raise £1.35m.

AlgoTrader is introducing the future of trading

AlgoTrader is empowering banks and other financial institutions around the world. With its new crypto-solution WIRESWARM the scaleup is taking another step towards the...

skew. launches crypto-trading platform on the back of new $5m financing round

London-based FinTech startup skew. is aiming to create the gateway to a cryptocurrency markets and has just picked up $5m to make it happen. Octopus...

Stash collects $113m in its Series F round

Investing and banking platform Stash has collected $113m in its Series F funding round, shortly after it surpassed more than $1bn in assets under management (AuM).

FinTech Global reveals the names of the 100 most innovative WealthTech companies in the...

For the second year running, FinTech Global has gathered a panel of wealth management industry experts to find the 100 most pioneering WealthTech companies in the world.

News Stories

ESMA updates its data reporting guidance document for MiFIR

On Wednesday July 8, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) announced that it had updated its document on data reporting under the Market in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR).

ESMA updates its guidance regarding data reporting under EMIR

The EU’s securities markets regulator has updated its questions and answers document on practical questions regarding data reporting issues under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

Saudi Arabia-based Lean said to raise $4.5m in its seed round

Saudi Arabia-based Lean has reportedly raised $4.5m in a seed funding round, which was led by RAED Venture.

ESMA updates it Q&A on transparency issues under MiFID II and MiFIR

The EU’s securities markets regulator has updated today its questions and answers regarding transparency issues under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (MiFIR).

Insurtech UK and Seedrs team up to help promising startups connect with traditional insurers

The trade body Insurtech UK has partnered with investment platform Seedrs to connect emerging InsurTechs with investors and investors in an effort to encourage adoption of new technology.