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Egypt-based Hollydesk has collected $325,000 in pre-seed funding, which makes it the first FinTech in the country aimed at managing SME expenses and accounts to raise capital.
Nigeria-based lending platform Payhippo has reportedly collected $3m in its seed funding round, as it looks to scale its team to support growth.
Atlanta-based FinTech VIVA Finance has secured $6.2m in Series A funding to scale its geographical and marketing presence in the United States.
Indian employee benefits platform Onsurity has raised $16m from a Series A funding round led by Quona Capital and Nexus Venture Partners.
South African bank Nedbank has teamed with payment giant Mastercard and local FinTech Ukheshe to allow its customers to pay small businesses through WhatsApp.
Delivering his second budget as the chancellor of the exchequer, Rishi Sunak promised to do "whatever it takes" to protect the UK economy from the aftereffects of Covid-19.
LivFin, an online supply chain and invoice finance solution to small and medium sized businesses in India, has reportedly raised INR 32 crore ($4.7m) in its funding round.
Small business insurer Next Insurance has formed a partnership with Intuit QuickBooks to simplify the policy purchasing process.
Pollinate, which hopes to transform merchant acquiring for small and medium-sized businesses in Australia, has closed its funding round on £70m.