Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Square enters its first European market: UK

Square has finally arrived in Europe. The payments company has just expanded its services to the United Kingdom, according to a statement released today. Read more: bankinnovation.net

Relendex reaches milestone with full FCA authorisation

Relendex has reached a significant milestone with full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority. Read more: www.prnewswire.com

Savings app Squirrel crowdfunds fresh £585,000

Savings app startup Squirrel has secured £585,000 in a crowdfunding campaign on SyndicateRoom, surpassing its £400,000 target. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Quantexa scores $3.3m to take on financial crime with data

Financial services big data and analytics company Quantexa has landed a $3.3m investment from Albion Ventures and HSBC. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Starling Bank joins Current Account Switch Service

Starling Bank, one of the new breed of mobile-only banks, has joined the Current Account Switch Service. Read more: www.finextra.com

Lystable takes $10m to focus on freelancer payments

Freelancer management platform Lystable has raised a further $10m in funding to focus on payments. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

London VC Octopus Ventures raises £120m to ride AI successes

London-based VC Octopus Ventures has raised a new £120m tech fund after a year of notable exits from UK AI startups. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Bank of England teams with Ripple for cross-border payments

The Bank of England’s FinTech accelerator has teamed with Ripple. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Nested pockets fresh £8m to sell houses in 90 days

London PropTech startup Nested has raised a new £8m round of funding following on from the £1.2m it picked up in September. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

House of Fraser pulls out of £29m Tandem investment

UK challenger bank Tandem won’t receive £29m of an investment it previously announced from UK retailer House of Fraser. Read more: fintechroundup.com