Using Spotify and Netflix payments to build your...
Can subscriptions and everyday payments be used to help build or rebuild a credit score? The Los Angeles-based Grow...
VertoFX raises $2M for its African and EM...
VertoFX, an Africa and emerging markets focused currency trading and payment startup, has raised a $2.1 million seed...
Congressional testimony reveals some faults in...
As Facebook continues to lay the foundation for getting some of the world’s largest payment processing and...
Flybits nabs $35M to build consumer...
Financial service companies like banks have seen some of their business cannibalised over the years with the rise of...
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...
PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters...
PayU, the Naspers owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into...
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...
The changing nature of venture capital
The venture industry is likely to consolidate significantly in the next decade as funding confers greater advantage to...
What money should be
With the release of the Facebook consortium’s project Libra whitepaper, the internet, tech world, financial...
Colombian point-of-sale lender ADDI nabs $12.5...
Andreessen Horowitz <3 Latin American startups. Latin America is the only region outside of the U.S. where the...
Card readers at electric vehicle charging...
Electric vehicle charging stations could become one of the next big targets for fraudsters — thanks to proposals...
Student loan refinancing startup Splash Financial...
Splash Financial, a Cleveland-based startup that has partnered with the Pentagon Federal Credit Union to refinance...
Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee...
The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up...
Connected bike and treadmill-maker Peloton files...
Exercise tech darling and service provider Peloton has filed for IPO with a confidential draft submission of its S-1...
Startups Weekly: Will the real unicorns please...
In this week's newsletter: CrowdStrike readies its IPO, Brex eyes a $2B valuation and SoFi lands a whopping $500M.
Northwestern Mutual has carved out $150 million...
Northwestern Mutual is setting aside $150 million for a second venture fund. “We’re committed to...
Seedlegals closes $4M Series A, led by Index...
When SeedLegals launched in 2017 in the UK, I’d say many of us thought “why has that not been done...
Zero raises $20 million from NEA and others for a...
Just ahead of the launch of the Apple Card, a startup that has its own take on modernizing the credit card industry,...
Startups Weekly: There’s an alternative to...
In this week's newsletter: Amazon takes a bite of Deliveroo and Away packs on $100M