Saturday, October 21, 2017
INSTITUTIONAL INVESTING & TRADING

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTING & TRADING

La Caisse and Desjardins join forces, create FinTech fund

Fund will operate independently of either company, support promising FinTech start-ups, Read more: www.insurancebusinessmag.com

Spaceship raises $19.5m, cuts fees and ups exposure to Tech

Sydney, Australia-based Spaceship Financial Services has reportedly raised $19.5m in funding, with plans to cut fees and increase its exposure to tech stocks. Read more: member.fintech.global

Vertex Ventures said to close third fund on $210m

Venture capital firm Vertex Ventures has reportedly closed its third Southeast Asian venture vehicle on $210m. Read more: fintech.global

Finbourne launch Lusid cloud-based utility for asset managers

LUSID, which stands for ‘Liberated Unified Secure Investment Data-machine’, is a new cloud-based asset management platform which will replace, Read more: www.finextra.com

Stock picking game launches platform to buy real stocks

Kerim Derhalli brought in $1 billion for its clients when he was a banker, now he's democratizing finance with his app Invstr. Read more: uk.businessinsider.com

Credit risk management platform Tinubu secures €53m funding

Credit risk management platform Tinubu Square has secured a €53m round of funding from Long Arc Capital and Bpifrance. Read more: fintech.global

Stock investment platform Stockpile bags $30m Series B

Stock investment application Stockpile has bagged a $30m Series B funding round, which was led by Fidelity backed Eight Roads Ventures. Read more: fintech.global

Hong Kong now has three FinTech sandboxes

InvestHK is out with a laudatory statement regarding the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's decision to "upgrade" its FIntech Supervisory Sandbox with new feat. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Banca Generali and Saxo Bank partner for digital trading

Italy’s Banca Generali and Denmark-based Saxo Bank will establish an exclusive partnership to offer online trading and digital services. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

iCapital Network set to acquire Deutsche Bank’s Access Fund

Online alternative investment company iCapital Network is set to acquire the Private Equity Access Fund Platform from Deutsche Bank. Read more: fintech.global