Saturday, March 23, 2019
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Alternative asset investing app Rally Rd bags $7m Series A

Online alternative investments platform Rally Rd has netted $7m in its Series A led by Upfront Ventures. Read more:

Barclays considering Bitcoin trading desk

Barclays Plc has a fairly long history of putting down Bitcoin. Now, the financial institution looks to be changing its tune. Read more:

Why unbanked Egypt is ripe for a FinTech revolution

With bank accounts a relative rarity, Egypt could be a prime opportunity for new finance technologies. Read more:

Finastra ports mortgage services to the cloud with Microsoft Azure

Finastra is bringing its mortgage lending solutions to the cloud via Microsoft Azure. Read more:

AI, Alt Lending lead B2B FinTech investments

Alternative lending and artificial intelligence startups lead the B2B FinTech investment activity of the week, with other firms operating in logistics, blockchain and T&E. Read more:

How can North America compete in global InsurTech boom?

North America (primarily the US) is leading the way in terms of the total value and number of deals, accounting for $1.24 billion and 46% of the deals last year. Read more:

Will the real crypto ‘HODLers’ please stand up?

The volatility in crypto markets has been unforgiving, raising questions whether the long-term hold is still a good strategy. Read more:

Bitcoin Price Remains Above $7,100 as Market Gains $20 Billion

After its corrective rally from $6,500 to $7,500 came to an end, bitcoin experienced a two-day slump. Read more:

Cybersecurity company Fyde launches out of stealth with $3m

Fyde, a cybersecurity company focused protecting mobile devices, has emerged from stealth with $3m in seed-stage funding. Read more:

Kenna Security lands $25m in Bessemer-led round

Kenna Security, a San Francisco-provider of predictive cyber risk, has closed a $25m Series C funding round. Read more: