FinTech

The Fate of Transferwise Workers in London as Britain Readies to Leave the EU

Amidst the Brexit brouhaha, many foreign businesses have been raising concerns in regard to their fate after the UK-EU 'divorce'. One of the many...

IDnow Generates 41.6M EUR to Establish New Offices in France and the UK

Reputable companies often require consumers to verify their identities online by uploading specific documents. The security and verification of these documents are the major...

Spendesk Raises 35 Million EUR in Series B to Better Business Banking

Spendesk has successfully raised 35 million EUR with Index Ventures as its leading investor. Spendesk has raised 54 million EUR over the years, including seed...

9.3 Million EUR Awarded to Nice Insurance Startup Hedvig

Nice Insurance App Hedvig will expand its services after landing Series A funding. Obvious Ventures from San Francisco led the funding round, with participation...

Meet Numbrs: The New Unicorn of the FinTech Industry

Ever heard of Numbrs? The Zurich-based company is one of many multibanking providers. With the app, users can link their various bank-accounts on a...

Pay Later App Klarna Receives 411 Million EUR Equity

Klarna receives 411 million EUR in an equity round led by Dragoneer Investment Group. Commonwealth Bank of Australia, HMI Capital LLC, Merian Chrysalis Investment...

Penta Raises 8 Million EUR to Expand its Banking Platform

Penta has received series A funding to expand its Banking-as-a-Service platform for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMEs). The investment comes from Holtzbrinck Ventures, a...

Scalable Capital Raises 25 Million EUR in Series C

Fintech company Scalable Capital closes their Series C funding round at 25 million EUR. The wealth management company from Munich received the round from...

Cryptocurrency Startup Bitwala Banks €13 Million in Series A

The series A round landed Bitwala €13 million and brings the FinTech’s total funding to €18.2 million. The round was co-led by Global Brain,...

Funding Round for SumUp Totals €330 Million

In a press release, SumUp announced their latest loan backing from major investors. The €330 million will allow the company to continue to expand...

Berlin-Based Raisin Banks €25 Million from Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs has invested in the FinTech startup which brokers deals with banks across Europe to land its customers high interest rate savings and...

Dutch Fintech Startup Creative Group Raises €22 Million

Amsterdam-based fintech startup Creative Group has raised €22 million in a Venture Round led by sole investor Prime Ventures. Creative Group is an online...

Paypal Jumps on Board as Strategic Investor at Tink

Open banking platform Tink has announced that the online payments giant PayPal is joining Tink as a strategic investor. The partnership got off to...

TransferWise Raises €262 Million Secondary Round

London-based money transfer startup TransferWise has raised €262 million in a secondary financing round – taking the FinTech firm’s valuation to €3.14 billion. The...

N26: Where is The Bank in the Cloud Headed?

The Berlin-based mobile-only bank N26 achieved another milestone. From being ranked the #1 startup to work for in Germany, to tripling its customer base to 2.3 million, the startup secured $300 Million in Series D financing.
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MeetFrank, The Secret Career App, Lands 1.5M EUR to Go Global

The secret career app, as people fairly named the MeetFrank service, has raised 1.5 million EUR. The start-up based in Tallinn, Estonia is gaining traction.

Leavy.co, a Travel Rental Platform, Gets 12.7M EUR to Make Travelling Cheaper for Millennials

The Paris-based startup raised 12.7 M EUR in seed funding. This is thanks to Prime Ventures, a Dutch investor, and Dominique Vidal, an Index venture partner.

LessonUp Is Bulking Up and Expanding Beyond Netherlands

The internet has changed the way we communicate, trade, and of course, teach. LessonUp, a Dutch EdTech startup, is bridging the gap between students...

Health Tech Firm Combinostics Raises €3.9 Million for Expansion to USA and Asia

Combinostics secured €3.9 million in Series A funding. The funds will be used to scale to Asia and USA. Combinostics enables early diagnosis...

ValidatedID Raises €2 Million in Financing Round to Internationalise VIDsigner and Develop VIDchain

The Barcelona-based company has generated €2 million in funding round with the help of Randstad Innovation Fund and a co-investor, Caixa Capital Risc.