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London’s APEXX Global secures $8 million Series A for ‘one-stop’ payments API

London-based payments platform APEXX Global has raised an $8 million Series A from new and existing investors, including Forward Partners, MMC and Alliance Ventures, who all participated in the startup’s $4 million seed round back in 2017. APEXX has created a ‘one-stop solution’ for customer-facing businesses, who use the API to link acquirers, payment gateways, […]

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Brussels-based iBanFirst scores €21 million to expand financial services platform for SMEs

Brussels-based fintech startup iBanFirst has raised a €21 million Series C round, led by Elaia and Bpifrance Large Venture, to expand its financial services platform for SMEs. Specifically the platform enables B2B payments in multiple currencies. “The fintech sector, and especially the international payments sector, is on course to becoming one of the clear winners […]

Dutch bank spin-off Cobase banks €10 million from two other banks for its multi-banking solution

Amsterdam-based fintech startup Cobase, spun out of the Dutch financial services group ING after participating in its accelerator program, has secured €10 million in Series A funding to boost the development of its multi-banking platform and further expand its network of commercial partners. Cobase offers a single platform for corporate customers to access all their […]

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London’s Wahed, an investment platform that aligns with Shari’ah Islamic values, raises $25 million

Wahed, a London-based Islamic investment platform, has closed a $25 million round led by Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures (also known as Wa’ed Ventures), the venture capital investment arm of Saudi Aramco. The round included existing investors BECO and Cue Ball Capital, as well as Dubai Cultiv8 and Rasameel. The funding will largely go to developing […]