Zopa eyes £50m raise, per report

Rumour has it that peer-to-peer lender Zopa has a £50m fundraise on the cards, according to reports circulated recently.


Liberis secures £57.5m in debt and equity fundraise

Leading merchant cash advance firm Liberis has closed a £57.5m fundraise, which includes both debt and equity capital.


PeerStreet Marketplace for Real-Estate Loans Grabs $29.5 Million

Startup PeerStreet, which operates a marketplace for “fix-and-flip” real-estate loans, has raised $29.5 million in Series B financing.


Silver Lake Buys $500 Million Stake in Credit Karma

Buyout firm will acquire shares on secondary market in deal valuing Credit Karma at roughly $4 billion.


Banco BNI Europa & Varengold Bank AG Add £135 Million in Total Funds to MarketInvoice Platform

MarketInvoice announced it has signed agreements with Portuguese bank Banco BNI Europa (BNI) and German bank Varengold Bank AG to add £90 million and £45 million respectively on its platform.


Bank accounts could disappear within 15 years according to one of Deutsche Bank's most senior execs

Marcus Schenck, one of the most senior executives at Deutsche Bank, believes that bank accounts as we know them now could disappear in as little as five years.


N26 raises €110m Series C as it readies for US expansion

German digital bank N26 has closed a €110m Series C funding round, and is now ready to fund its planned expansion to the United States. Both U.S. and European investors took part in the round.


Student Lender CommonBond Raises $50M To Invest In Technology, Blockchain

Online lender CommonBond , which refinances and finances undergraduate and graduate student loans, has raised $50 million.