UK-based fintech scale-up flatfair raises over £9 million to become “the Paypal of property rental”

British fintech scale-up flatfair has raised over £9 million in a funding round led by Index Ventures to expand its deposit-free renting platform. The company plans to use the capital to hire a significant number of product engineers, data scientists, and business development specialists who will create and develop new features and services. Before flatfair, […]

German cryptocurrency startup Bitwala raises €13 million in Series A funding

Bitwala, a Berlin-based provider of crypto banking services, has raised €13 million in Series A funding from a group of international investors in a round led by Sony Financial Ventures/Global Brain and NKB Group. Half the round comes from prior backers Earlybird and coparion. Founded in 2015, Bitwala says it is currently the only provider […]