UK-based women’s networking and private club,...
AllBright, the London-based women’s membership club backed by private real estate investment firm Cain...
Canal+ acquires Nollywood studio ROK from IROKOtv...
French television company Canal+ has acquired the ROK film studio from VOD company IROKOtv for an undisclosed amount....
Facebook answers how Libra taxes & anti-fraud...
Facebook provided TechCrunch with new information on how its cryptocurrency will stay legal amidst allegations from...
SEC approves 1st consumer RegA+ token Props for...
After cracking down on ICOs, the SEC just okayed the first two RegA+ tokens that offer an alternative way for anyone to...
Fintech in Latin America continues to draw big...
As investors continue to move more aggressively into Latin America’s startup scene, there’s one industry...
Remitly raises $220M to expand from money...
When it comes to financial services in emerging markets, remittances — people sending money to each other across...
India’s NiYO ‘neo-bank’ raises $35M to help...
NiYo Solutions, a Bangalore-based ‘neo-bank’ that helps salaried employees and blue-collar workers access...
Grasshopper’s Judith Erwin leaps into...
In the years following the financial crisis, de novo bank activity in the US slowed to a trickle. But as memories fade,...
The startups creating the future of RegTech and...
Technology has been used to manage regulatory risk since the advent of the ledger book (or the Bloomberg terminal,...
PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters...
PayU, the Naspers owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into...
We still don’t know how much of Libra Facebook...
The $10 million entry fee to join the Facebook-developed cryptocurrency’s Libra Association is merely a minimum....
Sony announces a new $185M fund to invest in tech...
Sony is doubling down on the world of startup investment. The Japanese tech giant announced a new fund that is aiming...
Kyash, a would-be challenger bank in Japan,...
The new era of tech-enabled banks is coming, even in regulation-heavy Japan. Kyash, a fintech company with visions on...
Data says there are only two seasons for...
Russ Heddleston Contributor Share on Twitter Russ is the cofounder and CEO of DocSend. He was previously a product...
Kabbage secures $200M to fuel its AI-based loans...
Kabbage, the AI-based small business loans platform backed by Softbank and others, is adding more firepower to its...
The IPO’d learn investing at First Round’s...
Startups depend on the angel lifecycle. A few flush post-exit individuals put the first cash into a fresh venture. With...
UK fintech Jaja pays $671M in cash to acquire the...
Fintech has been one of the bigger stories of the UK startup world — due in no small part to the fact that its...
The rise of the new crypto “mafias”
Ash Egan Contributor Ash Egan leads crypto investing at Accomplice. He formerly was a VC at ConsenSys Ventures and...
Warburg Pincus announces new $4.25 billion fund...
Warburg Pincus, the private equity fund with over $60 billion under management, is doubling down on Asia after it...
TransferWise’s new debit card for the US fires...
International money transfer service TransferWise, has made a significant incursion into the US market today, launching...