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You probably haven’t heard of Nubank. But it could be a...

Not many people in the US are familiar with Nubank, a digital bank that has become the most valuable startup Read more: fintechranking

Fintech’s Newest Unicorn Bill.com Raises $88 Million in New Funding

In a round led by Franklin Templeton, business payments innovator Bill.com has raised $88 million in new funding. Read more: finovate.com

Airwallex achieves unicorn status, and expands operations in Europe with new...

Airwallex, an international payments fintech that specialises in low-cost, seamless cross-border payments, has today confirmed its unicorn status following successful series C funding of $100m USD, leading to a valuation at more than $1bn USD. Read more: www.fintech.finance

Mobile bank Chime joins unicorn club with $200m funding round

US mobile banking startup Chime has raised $200 million at a $1.5 billion valuation in a Series D funding round led by DST Global. Read more: www.finextra.com

Financial startup frenzy has created 30 Unicorns

At least 30 financial tech startups have now attained unicorn valuations, according to a new report from research firm CB Insights. Read More: venturebeat.com

UK set to land a Funding Circle sized Unicorn

Back in October 2015, Bernard covered what was then a fledgling UK FinTech startup in a promising space – Funding Circle. Read more: dailyfintech.com

Root Insurance joins FinTech unicorn club, following $100m Series D

Online auto insurance platform Root Insurance has raised $100m in its Series D round, just months after it closed its Series C on $51m. Read more: fintech.global

Monzo eyes unicorn status

British challenger bank Monzo is looking to close a $150 million funding round by the end of the year, pushing it into the unicorn league with a $1.5 billion valuation, Read more: www.finextra.com

Strong VC interest in fintech could spawn Indonesia’s next unicorn

Indonesia currently has four unicorns in ride-hailing startup Go-Jek, hospitality startup Traveloka and e-commerce companies Tokopedia and Bukalapak. Read more: www.dealstreetasia.com

YapStone processes $15b in electronic payment volume

While investors are starting to talk about a tech bubble. Read more: www.huffingtonpost.com<