Swiss fintech start-up Evolute has raised €5.5 million in Series A financing. The investors were not disclosed. Evolute has also just been accepted into the Swiss Startup Factory’s Growth Accelerator Program.
Swiss fintech startup NetGuardians has raised €7.8 million in Series C funding. The investment comes from Swisscom Ventures and Freemont Management.
Spanish bank BBVA has launched an open banking platform by making its APIs publicly available. The BBVA API Market will release eight of the bank’s APIs to companies, startups, and developers to access and integrate customer data into their services, such as customer acquisition and loan origination. The open banking platform will comply with the […]
MortgageGym, a London-based mortgage robo-adviser, has raised a £2 million seed round from Trifecta Capital, China Pacific Capital, and Gaby Salem of Wharton Asset Management. The property tech (or proptech) service, which is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), gives buyers access to free online mortgage application advice and eligibility matching. It plans to […]
Financial services giant BNP Paribas is hosting its next mixer event in Paris on May 30, tackling the challenge of regulation.
The growth of alternative lending options in Europe, such as peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, will require new regulation and oversight, according to a report. The Alternative Lending Index (ALI) report, authored by P2P lending platform TWINO with KPMG, examined the lending landscape in Europe between 2010 and 2016. The report pulled data from the European Central […]
Kompany, a regulation tech startup, has secured a “seven-digit investment” led by Hermann Hauser Investment’s I.E.C.T. Capital Partners and Floor13. Kompany, based in Vienna, provides real-time access to commercial registry data globally such as company filings, to assist companies, mostly in the finance sector, in staying in line with regulations like Know Your Customer (KYC) […]