Saturday, July 20, 2019

Vesta quickly secures £750,000 funding target on Seedrs

Vesta, a UK-based online marketplace for buying & selling income generating, residential investment property, has successfully secured Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

DWS Group buys stake in Skyline AI

DWS Group today has become a minority shareholder in Skyline AI, a real estate asset management technology company. Read More: www.finextra.com

PropTech-focused RET Ventures closes maiden fund on $108m

Real Estate Technology Ventures has closed its first fund on $108m of commitments to invest in real estate technology companies. Read More: member.fintech.global

Galaxy Digital to explore real Estate tokenization

Mike Novogratz's crypto merchant bank is hiring a real estate investment specialist from Goldman Sachs.Read More: www.financemagnates.com

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