Hong Kong businesses fail to provide cybersecurity training for remote workers
While 79% of Hong Kong companies have started to offer remote working opportunities in the past six months, only 30% have provided cybersecurity training to cover the new working environment, new research reveals.
Paddle secures $68m in its Series C round to support growth efforts
Paddle, a B2B SaaS platform, has closed its Series C round on $68m to continue its growth momentum.
Why the 25 FinTech rounds from last week mean huge things for buy now...
Buy now pay later companies continued their winning streak last week as 25 FinTechs raised big rounds.
Financial market infrastructure developer Axoni nabs $31m in its funding round
Financial market infrastructure platform Axoni has closed a $31m funding round from a wave of new strategic investors.
Former Paytm Money CEO launches new FinTech venture, Raise Financial
Former Paytm Money managing director and CEO Pravin Jadhav's new FinTech startup Raise Financial has secured seed funding in a round led by Mirae Asset.
Nigerian FinTech Appzone inks $10m to boost its core banking services
Nigeria-based software provider Appzone, which builds proprietary solutions for the continent’s banking and payments industries, closed a $10m Series A round.
Cybersecurity firm Acronis pulls in $250m in CVC-led funding
Cyber protection provider Acronis raised over $250m in a funding round that set a $2.5bn valuation for the Swiss company.
Getsafe, CompareTheMarket team to bolster UK insurance policy offering
German InsurTech Getsafe has partnered with UK-based company comparethemarket.com to provide better insurance policies to UK consumers.
Briq to boost Fintech services for construction industry with latest Tiger Global-led round
Briq, which developed a FinTech platform used by the construction industry, raised $30m in a Series B funding round led by Tiger Global Management.
Dutch neobank Bunq reels in $228m at $1.9bn valuation led by Pollen Street Capital
Amsterdam-based challenger bank Bunq raised $228m - a funding round it touted as the largest Series A round for a European FinTech company.