FinTech investors outline the most-attractive opportunities over the next year
FinTech remains hugely attractive to investors across the UK and Europe as it evolves beyond simple apps carrying out single transactions into services based on customer relationships and trust.
P2P lender Zopa raises Â£32m to launch bank
UK peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Zopa has raised Â£32m in a new funding round to finance the launch of its retail banking service.
Northzone closes new $335m fund for European FinTech
Northzone, a Scandinavian VC firm that’s backed FinTech startups including iZettle, MarketInvoice and Klarna, has raised €300m ($335m) for its new fund.
Zervant nabs $4.5m for SMB invoicing
Zervant, a Finnish invoicing startup, has raised €4m ($4.5m) in a Series A round of venture funding.