Sunday, February 26, 2017
INSTITUTIONAL INVESTING & TRADING

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTING & TRADING

€2bn has been invested over Raisin

German FinTech Raisin has passed €2 billion of investment over its platform three years after launching. Read more: www.uk.businessinsider.com

Will online investing be the next big thing in FinTech?

The sad truth is that most people don't really know how to manage their money. Read more: www.gadgets.ndtv.com

Tiger Brokers snaps up $29m for online trading platform

Tiger Brokers has picked up $29m in a Series B round from Citic GoldStone Fund Management and Huagai Capital. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Stash scoops up $25m Series B for investment app

New York-based investment app Stash has raised $25m in its Series B round. Valar Ventures led the round. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Spark Systems pulls in $5m for faster forex platform

Singapore-based foreign exchange startup Spark Systems has raised $5m in a new round of funding. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

SpotOption launches new CFDs platform and MT4 plug-in

CFDs have become one of the most popular forms of trading online, and SpotOption's CFD platform has captured a user-friendly and simplified approach. Read more: www.prnewswire.com

Information Venture Partners closes FinTech fund at $106m

Early-stage FinTech venture firm Information Venture Partners has raised $106m in for its second fund, exceeding its $100m target. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Fluent rebrands as Hijro for blockchain asset marketplace

FinTech company Fluent, the financial operating network for global trade, rebrands as Hijro and announces the Hijro Trade Asset Marketplace. Read more: www.businesswire.com

ayondo continues Asian expansion with TradeHero buy

UK social trading app ayondo is acquiring Singapore-based investor education app TradeHero as it seeks to increase its presence in the Asian market. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Quantopian lands $25m from Andreessen for trade algorithms

Andreessen Horowitz is making a move in the robo-investment space backing trading algorithm platform Quantopian in its $25m Series C round. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com