Axial grabs U$14m to match private companies with investors and buyers

Axial, a New York-based online capital marketplace, has raised $14m in its Series C round. The company's platform is designed to match private companies...

Azimo integrates with Facebook Messenger

International money transfer startup Azimo in integrating its service into Facebook Messenger to allow senders and receivers to connect through the social network of 1.65bn users.

Thompson Reuters joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

Thompson Reuters is the latest company to join a consortium of institutions, headed up by New York fintech firm R3, dedicated to developing use cases for the blockchain technology in financial markets.

IBM Reportedly planning acquisition of point-of-sale business Revel

IBM is reportedly planning a re-entry into the point-of-sale (POS) space. According to Bloomberg the firm is in discussions to acquire iPad-based POS company Revel Systems.

Arachnys reels in $10m to expand KYC tool expansion

Arachnys, which provides customer risk intelligence solutions for KYC, AML and EDD, has raised $10m.

Canadian FinTech Hardbacon secures $1.1m to scale up its personal finance software

Montreal-based AI and FinTech startup Hardbacon raised $1.1m in funding through equity crowdfunding platform FrontFundr.

Mortgage lender Nexera lands Warburg Pincus investment

Mortgage lender Nexera Holdings has received a ‘significant growth investment’ from funds affiliated with global private equity firm Warburg Pincus.

Theta Lake offers three-months free compliance coverage for Cisco and Webex users

The coronavirus has put extra pressure on businesses to ensure they remain compliant in these trying times. That's why Theta Lake is trying to help.

Software supply chain security firm led by ex-Google engineers bags $5m

Software supply chain security company Chainguard has raised $5m from a seed funding round led by Amplify Partners.
Crypto investing app Grizzly.fr collects $26m

Crypto investing app Grizzly.fr collects $26m

Crypto investing platform Grizzly.fi has raised $26m in its ‘Community Fair Launch’, a launch strategy aimed at attracting attention of high-profile DeFi investors.

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Muinmos

Danish RegTech Muinmos appoints new commercial director

Muinmos has named Jens Woeste, an industry veteran of capital markets, as the company’s new commercial director.
Israel-based-bondIT-secures-$14m

Israel-based bondIT secures $14m

Israel-based bondIT is an investment technology developer for investment firms and has secured a $14m investment led by BNY Mellon.
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Starling Bank releases virtual cards

UK-based challenger bank Starling Bank has released new virtual cards for Personal Current Account customers. It has also updated its Spending Insights.
Italy

Bank of Italy pushes back on government’s pro-cash policies

The Bank of Italy, the country’s central bank, has shot back at the new Italian government over its plans to promote cash over digital payments.
Membrane

Membrane Finance nets €2m in seed financing

Finnish FinTech Membrane Finance, a company building a European alternative to the USD stablecoin, has secured its e-money licence and raised €2m.

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