Tuesday, February 20, 2018
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Copernicus Gold said to closed $3.5m investment

Copernicus Gold, which enables users to digitally acquire, save and store gold, has reportedly closed a $3.5m investment. Read more: fintech.global

BitPesa buys TransferZero to ‘plant deeper roots’ in Europe

BitPesa, a blockchain payments platform for Africa and Europe, has purchased TransferZero, an international, online money transfer platform. Read more: fintech.global

Singapore-based Vouch Insurtech nets SGD $1m

Singapore-based online car insurance platform Vouch Insurtech has netted a SGD £1m ($759,360) in funding. Read more: fintech.global

SBI makes second FinTech investment of the week

SBI Holdings has closed its second FinTech deal this week, backing personal finance platform Movencorp. Read more: fintech.global

Singapore-based SpherePay nets over $10m

Singapore-based mobile payments app SpherePay has netted more than $10m in funding from a group of unnamed investors.   Read more: fintech.global

SBI Ripple Asia forms consortium to bring DLT to securities

The joint venture between investment giant SBI and Ripple is forming a group to research the use of distributed ledgers in securities products. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Smartkarma expands to North America

Smartkarma, Asia’s largest provider of independent investment research, today announced the opening of its New York City office, headed by Read more: www.finextra.com

StoreHub scores $5.1m Series A led by Vertex Ventures

iPad POS system developer StoreHub has scored $5.1m in its Series A round led by Vertex Ventures. Read more: fintech.global

tryb Group bags $30m investment from Makara

Financial infrastructure company tryb Group has received a $30m investment from Makara Innovation Fund. Read more: fintech.global

Hong Kong-based Trend Lab nets $12.7m in angel round

Hong Kong-based Trend Lab has passed the unicorn mark, following the close of a HK $100m ($12.7m) angel round. Read more: fintech.global