SMB lending platform Funding Circle raises $100 million from Accel and several investors

Lending platform Funding Circle has raised $100 million (£82 million) in a fresh funding round led by Accel along with several other investors. Investors in the round include Baillie Gifford, DST Global, Index Ventures, Ribbit Capital, Rocket Internet, Sands Capital Ventures, Temasek, and Union Square Ventures – all previous investors. Funding Circle, based in London, […]

iZettle raises further €60 million, appoints new CFO

Swedish fintech company iZettle has raised €60 million in new funding and appointed Maria Hedengren as its new CFO. The new funding is an extension on its Series D round from existing investors along with debt funding from Victory Park Capital. The money will be used for further product expansion and growth for its smartphone-enabled […]

French money management startup Bankin’ raises €7 million

French fintech startup Bankin’, an app that facilitates money management, announced the closing of a third round of €7 million. The round was led by Omnes Capital, with participation from CommerzVentures, NewTech Generation and business angels. The company had already raised €1.4 million in 2015. The new investment brings the total raised to €8.4 million

Danish card management platform Cardlay raises $4 million

Fintech startup Cardlay has raised $4 million along and has announced the release of its card management platform. The investors have not been named. With its new funds, the Danish startup plans to form new partnerships with banks that will use its front-end platform for managing corporate customer accounts. According to the startup, its platform […]