Fintech Startups WorldWide News


ComparaOnline raises $14M

Chilean startup ComparaOnline raises $14 million for its financial education tools for Latin America

September 17, 2017 Chile Insurance

Ellevest raises $34.6M

Ellevest, a nearly three-year-old, New York-based digital investment platform built for women and led by former Wall Street titan Sallie Krawcheck, has raised $34.6 million in fresh funding.

September 17, 2017 USA Trading, Investing

CashShield raises $5.5M

CashShield raises $5.5 million to prevent credit card fraud

September 13, 2017 Singapore Scoring, Identity, Fraud

RealtyShares raises $28M

RealtyShares raises $28 million for commercial real estate investing

September 13, 2017 USA Trading, Investing

Carrot raises $3.6M

Fertility startup Carrot raises $3.6 million to make IVF and egg-freezing more affordable

September 13, 2017 USA Corporate Finance

Localz raises £3.6M

Localz has secured £3.6 million in investment from Notion Capital to help the start-up increase market share and enter the US.

September 12, 2017 Australia Financing

Vapulus raises $250k

Egyptian FinTech startup Vapulus for e-payment has just landed a $250,000 seed investment with Arabian Venture Capital.

September 12, 2017 Egypt Payment

Apttus raises $55M

Apttus, the unicorn quote-to-cash vendor built on the Salesforce platform, announced a $55 million round, which is likely its final private investment on the way to an IPO.

September 12, 2017 USA Corporate Finance

Braavo Capital raises $70M

Braavo Capital said it raised debt and equity financing of more than $70 million dollars in a deal led by existing investor Mark 2 Capital and joined by angel investors and family offices.

September 12, 2017 USA Financing

YayPay raises $5.3M

YayPay raises $5.3M venture funding to revolutionize back-office financial management software and B2B payments

September 12, 2017 USA Corporate Finance

TNG raises $115M

Hong Kong fintech startup TNG has raised US$115 million in Series A round led by New Margin Capital, a major Chinese private equity fund which has invested over US$1.7 billion in more than 160 companies, with 40 IPO exits.

September 12, 2017 Hong Kong Payment

Liveoak raises $2.5M

Liveoak Technologies, a leading provider of digital customer onboarding tools for the financial services industry, is pleased to announce a new equity investment and strategic partnerships with top financial services firms.

September 12, 2017 USA Scoring, Identity, Fraud

Zeitgold raises €10M

Berlin-based Zeitgold has announced a Series A round of €10 million from Battery Ventures and Holtzbrinck Ventures.

September 12, 2017 Germany Corporate Finance

Flux raises $1.5M

Flux has closed $1.5 million in seed funding led by PROfounders.

September 11, 2017 UK Payment

Vindi raises U$1.8M

Brazilian payment platform Vindi raises U$1.8 million to consolidate recurring payments

September 11, 2017 Brazil Payment

Finova Capital closes Series A funding

Finova Capital, a Jaipur-based non-banking financial company (NBFC), announced on Tuesday that it had raised an undisclosed amount in Series A financing from Sequoia India.

September 11, 2017 India Financing

Janalakshmi raises $161M

Bengaluru-based microlender Janalakshmi Financial Services Pvt. Ltd, which had secured a licence for floating a small finance bank, has raised Rs 1,030 crore ($161 million) in a funding round led by existing investor TPG.

September 10, 2017 India Banking

Applied Systems raises

Applied Systems announces minority investment by Stone Point Capital

September 10, 2017 USA Insurance

Red Dot Payment raises $5.2M

Singapore’s Red Dot Payment, a payment gateway startup founded by a team of ex Visa and MasterCard executives, has closed a $5.2 million Series B round to grow its business.

September 10, 2017 Singapore Payment

Lenda raises $5.25M

Lenda, the most technologically advanced platform that allows homeowners to refinance or originate mortgages completely online, today announced the closing of a $5.25M Series A financing led by SF Capital Group.

September 10, 2017 USA Financing

Petal raises $3.6M

Petal has raised $3.6M of venture capital to seed the program and support product launch.

September 07, 2017 USA Financing

FGI Finance raises $140M

FGI Worldwide, a global leader in commercial finance, announced today the completion of a full recapitalization of the Company.

September 07, 2017 USA Financing

VisionFund Myanmar raises $4M

VisionFund Myanmar has received $4 million in financing from the Japan ASEAN Women Empowerment Fund (JAWEF) and Microfinance Initiative for Asia (MIFA) Debt Fund, the firm announced on Friday.

September 07, 2017 Myanmar Financing

NMI Announces New Investment

NMI, a leading provider of payments enablement technology for ISOs, VARs, ISVs and payment facilitators, today announced a substantial investment in the company from Francisco Partners, a global technology-focused private equity fund.

September 06, 2017 USA Payment

Tech Bureau raises $14.7M

Japan’s Tech Bureau raises $14.7M to boost blockchain apps, cryptocurrency exchange

September 06, 2017 Japan Cryptocurrency, Blockchain

Plum secures £923,255

Plum, an artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot for personal finance, completed its equity crowdfunding round on Seedrs and secured £923,255 in funds.

September 05, 2017 UK Personal Finance Management

PolicyStreet raises $492k

Malaysian startup PolicyStreet, an online marketing and technology partner for insurance providers has raised RM 2.1 million ($492,206 ) in seed funding from Singapore-based venture capital firm KK Fund, a Singapore-based venture capital fund.

September 05, 2017 Malaysia Insurance

CreditVidya raises $5M

Mumbai-based InfoCredit Services Pvt. Ltd, which operates credit scoring platform CreditVidya, has raised $5 million (Rs 32 crore) in a fresh round of funding led by Matrix Partners, the company said.

September 05, 2017 India Scoring, Identity, Fraud

Cloud Lending Solutions raises

Cloud Lending Solutions Inc., a global cloud-based financial services technology company, received an investment from ABN AMRO’s Digital Impact Fund (DIF).

September 05, 2017 USA Financing

Lendingkart raises $10.74M

Lendingkart Technologies Pvt. Ltd, the technology and digital marketing arm of Ahmedabad- and Bengaluru-based fintech startup Lendingkart, has raised Rs 69.02 crore ($10.74 million) in a bridge round.

September 05, 2017 India Financing