Deepbridge secures £15m commitment from British Business Investments
UK-based venture capital investment manager Deepbridge Capital has secured a £15m package from British Business Investments which it will use to fund early-stage businesses across the UK.
Austreme secures patent for card testing fraud detection technology
Hong Kong-based forensic RegTech company Austreme has received approval for a patent for its e-commerce card testing fraud detection system.
Ethical hacking platform Cobalt bags $29m
Danish cybersecurity startup Cobalt has secured $29m in a Series B round to fund the further expansion of its services.
Singapore introduces new payment regulation
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has launched the new Payment Services Act (PS Act) which bolsters consumer protections within electronic payments.
Carbon Bank unveils BNPL app
Carbon Bank, a credit-led Pan-African digital bank has launched a new buy now, pay later (BNPL) web app.
Why the 46 FinTech rounds from last week are exciting for stock trading and...
With Trade Republic netting $900m and four startups earning the horn among 46 rounds, last week proved to be a great week in terms of FinTech investment, particularly for stock trading apps enterprises.
UK’s FCA releases rule changes to P2P platforms
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released the new rules for the peer-to-peer sector, in a bid to better protect investors while not hindering the ecosystem.
Identity verification startup Persona nets $17.5m in Series A funding round
Having secured $17.5m in additional funds from investors like Coatue Management and First Round Capital, Persona is now looking to develop its solutions and grow its team.
M&G pours $165m into Regenerate’s pioneering sustainable agriculture fund
Regenerate, an asset management firm striving to mitigate climate change and protect biodiversity, has received a sustainability boost.
Novus collaborates with Visa on sustainable digital banking app
UK-based FinTech Novus has teamed with Visa and Railsbank to develop a mobile application that rewards users for purchasing sustainably.