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Despite Covid-19, FinTech investment in the Nordics continued to go from strength to strength in 2020.
Payments solutions provider Checkout.com has closed a $450m Series C funding round at a $15bn valuation, making it Europe's most valuable venture-backed FinTech.
British consumers spent £2.3bn through buy now pay later schemes to fund their Christmas in 2020, according to new research from Credit Karma.
Massive amounts of capital have been injected into the FinTech industry in 2020, but ten companies raised bigger rounds than the rest.
As the year draws to a close, most people will be happy to see the back of it. However, these 29 FinTechs managed to end 2020 on a high by raising funding last week.
Zilch, a London-based FinTech pegged to be the rival to Klarna, has closed an additional $30m in funding to close an oversubscribed pre-Series B in under three weeks.
Klarna and Afterpay are butting heads as market competition is getting fierce across the globe.
Klarna has hinted that it's preparing to go public soon and now the founder is saying the new chairman will be a huge help in that.