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Worldline forms strategic partnership with SIX Payment Services

European payments company Worldline has formed a strategic partnership with FinTech solution developer SIX to acquire its Payment Services unit for €2bn. Read more: fintech.global

Investec Emerging Companies launching $100m fund, alongside debut deal

Investec Emerging Companies is looking to raise $100m for a new investment fund focused on UK scale-up FinTech and enterprise software companies. Read more: fintech.global

Payments giant PayPal acquires POS developer iZettle in $2.2bn deal

Digital payment giant PayPal has acquired fellow online payments platform iZettle in a deal worth $2.2bn. Read more: fintech.global

As PSD2 threatens revenue, HSBC, others deploy new tech

Europe's PSD2 data-sharing standards are meant to foster cooperation in the market, but banks are getting more competitive as they Read more: www.paymentssource.com

Mobile banking app Numbrs closes new funding round

European Mobile banking app Numbrs has raised a new undisclosed round of funding, which brings its total funding efforts to $150m. Read more: fintech.global

blanco raises €2m in funding from Volta, KBC

blanco, a technology developer for asset managers, has raised €2m in its latest equity round. Read more: fintech.global

Fintech solarisBank aims to add 50 partners in 2018

EXCLUSIVE - Known as one of the first technology companies in Europe to procure a German banking license, solarisBank has lofty ambitions for 2018. Read more: bankinnovation.net

Banks and cryptocurrencies global evaluation: Europe

European leaders seem to have finally come to a consensus that the innovative technology underlying crypto-assets “has the potential to improve efficiency Read more: cointelegraph.com

Millennial retirement planning app Vantik bags €800,000 pre-seed round

Germany-based Vantik, a retirement planning platform for millennials, has closed its pre-seed round on €800,000. Read more: fintech.global

European Parliament approves tougher rules on prepaid cards

To shed light on the true owners of letterbox companies, any citizen will, in future, be able to access data about the beneficial owners of firm Read more: www.finextra.com