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Payments firm SumUp hits €8bn valuation

Global payments platform SumUp has bagged €590m in a funding round that values the company at €8bn.

BlackRock backs Circle in $400m funding haul

Circle Internet Financial, an internet finance firm and the issue of the USD coin, has secured $400m from an investment round.

BlackRock selected as strategic partner for AIG

American International Group (AIG) has entered into a strategic partnership with BlackRock whereby the company will manage certain AIG life and retirement assets.

Acorns rakes in $300m after scrapping SPAC

Online investing platform Acorns has raised $300m in Series F funding, propelling it to a $1.9bn valuation.

Digital bank Varo Bank closes $510m funding to continue strong growth

Varo Bank, which claims to be the first all-digital nationally chartered bank in the US, has raised $510m in an oversubscribed funding round.

Cybersecurity giant Snyk more than triples valuation as it edges closer...

Cybersecurity giant Snyk has increased its valuation by nearly $4bn in a matter of months, following the close of a $530m Series F.

Deep Instinct bags an additional $67m in an extension to its...

Cybersecurity company Deep Instinct has secured an $67m investment from Chrysalis Investments as an extension to its Series D, which closed on $100m just months ago.

Robinhood goes down amidst GameStop trading chaos

Stock-trading app Robinhood went down for some users during Wednesday amidst the trading chaos surrounding GameStop, according to a Motherboard report.

Unqork increases its valuation to $2bn after the close of its...

This year has seen numerous FinTech unicorns and Unqork has continued this trend following the close of a $207m Series C round that increased its valuation to $2bn.

Klarna becomes Europe’s most valuable FinTech on the back of $650m...

Swedish payments unicorn Klarna can convincingly claim to hold the title of Europe's most valuable privately-owned FinTech company after a $650m funding round pushed...

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