Monday, December 10, 2018

Nested squirrels away £120m in latest funding round

UK-based PropTech business Nested has raised £120m of new funding, bringing the total amount raised for the venture to $165m. Read More: member.fintech.global

Malaysia teams up with The Edge

In brief: Malaysia teams up with The Edge on property financing portal. Read More: www.techinasia.com

How Real Estate Fintech Is Likely Going to Evolve

The real estate sector is one that’s been particularly noticeably affected by the recent advances of FinTech, specifically, crowd-funding. Read More: www.finextra.com

Ribbon nets $225m to support growth across US

The online real estate market Ribbon has netted $225m to support the its growth across the US. Read more: fintech.global

The security risks of PSD2 and Open Banking

This Digital Fraud Tracker examines the authentication challenges posed by PSD2 and other data sharing regulations, and possible risks in open banking systems. Read more: www.pymnts.com

How significant is blockchain in the mortgage industry?

Property ID, creditworthiness record, and smart contracts — DLT could reduce the costs and time of mortgage deals Read more: cointelegraph.com

Vacasa receives $64m in round led by Riverwood

Rental management company Vacasa has received $64m in a funding round led by Riverwood Capital. Read more: fintech.global

PropertyGuru closes $145m in a Series D from KKR

PropertyGuru, an online real estate marketplace, has secured SGD $200m ($145m) in its Series D from KKR. Read more: fintech.global

WiredScore bags $9m in its Series A round

WiredScore, a rating system for landlords, has bagged $9m in its Series A round of funding. Read more: fintech.global

Germany-based Homeday closes €20m financing round

Germany-based online real estate agent Homeday has closed a €20m financing round. Read more: fintech.global