Friday, August 23, 2019

Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform Groundfloor Closes on $3 Million Round, Reports...

Groundfloor, an investing and lending platform for real estate investment loans, has closed on a $3 million public offering Read more: crowdfundinsider

Cryptocurrency Community Platform Glu Seeks £300,000 Through Seedrs Funding Round

Glu, a UK-based cryptocurrency community platform, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. Read more: crowdfundinsider.com

Luxembourg House of Financial Technology Member Payconiq Secures €20 Million Through...

Payconiq, a Luxembourg-based fintech, announced this week it secured €20 million through its latest investment round Read more: crowdfundinsider

Mail.ru And Sberbank To Back Joint eCommerce Platform

As eCommerce sales in Russia gather pace, internet firm Mail.ru and Sberbank plan to invest up to $1 billion or 64 billion roubles Read more: pymnts.com

WeSwap P2P Currency Exchange Seeks $2.89M In Crowdfunding

After hitting the 500,000 user mark, currency exchange service WeSwap has rolled out a Seedrs crowdfunding round. Read more: pymnts.com

Oil Giant Shell Invests in Startup That Uses Blockchain Tech for...

A U.S.-based blockchain startup working to “democratize the energy industry” has raised an undisclosed sum Read more: coindesk

PaymentsMB selets Cardstream to support European expansion

PaymentsMB, the Canadian turnkey Payment Service Provider has today announced the adoption of Cardstream’s Open Payment Network Read more: finextra

Remitly picks up $220 million in financing

Remitly, the online international money transfer service, is announcing $220 million of new financing Read more: finextra

P2P Property Lender Landbay Signs £1 Billion Funding Agreement

A “leading financial institution” has committed to funding £1 billion in buy to let mortgages originated on the Landbay platform Read more: crowdfundinsider

Funding Circle Completes Fourth Securitization of Funding

Online lending platform Funding Circle announced last week it completed its fourth securitization of funding. Read more: crowdfundinsider