Sunday, February 26, 2017


€2bn has been invested over Raisin

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

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:

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:

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:

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:

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:

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:

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:

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:

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: