Buy-now-pay-later platform Klarna has completed a massive funding round that values the firm at $5.5bn, ranking it as the largest private fintech in Europe and as one of the largest in the world.
An open-ended fund specialising in investing in listed companies benefitting from disruption to finance and the broader fintech revolution is one of the best performing funds in 2019.
The widely-anticipated new credit card from Apple and Goldman Sachs is just weeks away from launch next month, according to Bloomberg News.
The global Fintech build-out continues as investment continues at an accelerating pace and M&A is on track for all time highs.
Robinhood, the no-fee stock trading app, announced a giant-size $323 million round of funding, making it worth over $7 billion
The no-fee stock trading app Robinhood announced on Monday that it has raised a $323 million Series E round, moving the startup's valuation to $7.6 billion.
The peer-to-peer lending market is now funding more than £9bn of loans across Europe each year with two thirds (67 per cent) of this funding coming through UK platforms.
Certior Capital has closed its latest private credit fund, €100m Certior Credit Opportunities Fund II, aimed at the direct lending space.
AXA Investment Managers is the latest asset manager to build up a stake in the £292m VPC Specialty Lending Trust.
German fintech Raisin has now raised a whopping $142m in 2019 alone, after a $28m investment from Goldman Sachs in the savings account marketplace was revealed today.