Latin America and teen-focused FinTech services are coming of age as the industry closes...

Last week’s 32 FinTech rounds highlight how Latin America is exploding with new activity, how open banking has nudged closer to being fully adopted across Europe and the rising popularity of teen-focused ventures.
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FinTecSystems bags €4.5m Series B from Ventech, LITTLEROCK

Digital credit validation and banking API developer FinTecSystems has closed its €4.5m Series B financing round.

What will tech titans entering the FinTech sector mean for competition, talent and the...

Uber has taken another step into FinTech scene. As other big tech firms are also viewing the opportunities of the sector, the industry might change considerably.

Argyle lands $55m to transform credit decisioning

Argyle, an employment data platform that provides companies access to employment records, has raised $55m in Series B funding.
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FinTecSystems swipes Series A round for real-time data

FinTecSystems, a Munich-based provider of real-time financial data, has closed a Series A round.

Lending, credit and financial planning app Updraft seals £16m equity and debt investment

Lending, credit monitoring and financial planning app Updraft has scored a £16m equity and debt funding round.

MPower surpasses crowdfunding target, with two days still left on the fundraise

MPower, a startup aiming to improve access to clean energy and bolster financial inclusion, has collected £354,970 in a crowdfunding campaign.

TransUnion invests in and partners with FinLocker to aid consumers with the mortgage process

Credit score company TransUnion has made a $20m Series A-1 investment into personal finance app FinLocker, alongside the establishment of a new commercial partnership agreement.

Canada-based Flinks raises $1.75m in funding from National Bank, Luge Capital

Canada-based Flinks, a financial data aggregator, has raised $1.75m in a funding round from National Bank and Luge Capital.

ESMA calls for evidence on credit rating information availability

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has called for evidence on the availability and use of credit rating information and data.

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Ushur bags $50m for its AI-powered customer experience platform

Ushur, an AI-powered customer experience automation platform, has raised $50m in Series C funding.
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Brookfield Reinsurance to acquire Argo Group

Brookfield Reinsurance and Argo Group International Holding have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Brookfield Reinsurance will acquire Argo in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.1bn.
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BIS Innovation Hub launches new stablecoin, CBDC programs

The BIS Innovation Hub has unveiled its 2023 work program, which involves projects on areas such as CBDC, DeFi and stablecoins.  
Struggling Brits eager for tailored support during cost-of-living crisis

Struggling Brits eager for tailored support during cost-of-living crisis

The cost-of-living crisis is putting 37 million Brits at risk of financial distress, a report from Tink suggests banks need to offer them some support.
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Group of banks invest $45m in Carbonplace

A group of nine banks have invested $45m into Carbonplace, a global DLT-based carbon credit transaction network.

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