Monday, January 23, 2017


InvestEdge pockets $5m for wealth advisor tech

Wealth advisor solutions provider InvestEdge has raised $5m in growth debt financing from Vistara Capital Partners. Read more:

Turkish payments service provider iyzico nabs $13m

Turkish online payments processor iyzico has raised $13m in a Series C round led by Vostok Emerging Finance. Read more:

Credible takes $10m for student loan marketplace

Online student loans marketplace Credible has picked up $10m in its Series B round. Regal Funds Management led the round. Read more:

BorrowersFirst secures another $100m to power loan growth

Texas-based online lender BorrowersFirst has secured $100m in debt financing to accelerate loan originations and grow its balance sheet. Read more:

Obama administration publishes final FinTech report

The outgoing president of the United States of America has done much to support FinTech over an eight-year period. Read more:

BBVA Compass renews Tsys payments deal

TSYS (TSS) has signed a long-term renewal of its payments services agreement with BBVA Compass to continue processing the bank’s credit card portfolios. Read more:

iZettle to accept UnionPay cards

The company’s card reader, iZettle Reader, is the first of its kind to accept UnionPay, across its ten markets in Europe. Read more:

Mobile-only banking startup adds consumer lending capabilities

Varo Money, a mobile-only banking startup, has announced the launch of consumer lending via its mobile app, according to a press release. Read more:

Rabobank readies for real-time payments

Rabobank is preparing for the advent of European real-time payments with the implementation of a new payments hub from ACI Worldwide. Read more:

How blockchain technology could revolutionise global trade

Blockchain technology could revolutionise trade – making it cheaper, quicker and simpler for businesses to trade internationally. Read more:
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