UK-based fintech startup Fluidly raises £5 million for its cashflow management platform

London-founded “intelligent cashflow” startup Fluidly has raised a £5 million Series A funding round led by Nyca Partners, with participation from Octopus Ventures, Anthemis, Simon Murdoch, and Charlie Songhurst. The startup addresses the problem of cashflow management, which, it says, “is the single biggest financial pain-point that businesses face.” Fluidly’s machine learning algorithms are supposedly […]

Belgian wealthtech startup Investsuite raises €2 million

Belgium-based wealth management startup Investsuite has raised a €2 million funding round led by PMV and joined by the founders and business angels. Investsuite, which was co-founded by an experienced banking specialist Bart Vanhaeren (CEO) and Laurent Sorber, a PhD in Mathematical Engineering (CTO), is a white-label advisory solution for financial institutions. The investment advice […]

British fintech startup Futrli raises £4 million for its small business-focused platform

Brighton-based startup Futrli that has built a financial forecasting and reporting platform for small businesses has raised £4 million in its first round of funding from e.ventures, Notion Capital, and firstminute Capital. Futrli’s platform integrates with financial and accounting tools already used by the customers, including Excel sheets, to provide small businesses with reports and […]

Belgian-founded fintech startup EMAsphere secures €4.5 million

Financial data management startup EMAsphere headquartered in Belgium has landed €4.5 million in funding from private investors and the company’s own employees. Now it plans to scale up its operations in Belgium and France. EMAsphere’s financial insight platform connects to the management solutions, ERP, HR, CRM, and other specific systems or even Excel sheets. It […]

German challenger bank for freelancers Kontist raises Series A funding

Berlin-based neobank startup Kontist has raised an undisclosed amount in a Series A funding round led by Haufe Group, with participation from Founders, a Danish venture builder the startup was initially built out of. Together with Haufe Group, Kontist plans to launch a “co­-creation lab to build integrations for different financial products to help small […]

British “get-paid-as-you-go” service Wagestream lands £4.5 million

The UK-based fintech startup Wagestream that provides an alternative to payday loans by giving employees access to their earned wages any time, has secured a £4.5 million funding round from QED Investors, Village Global, London Co-Investment Fund, and others. Wagestream claims to be the first service of its kind to be accredited by the FCA […]

German blockchain banking startup Bitwala raises €4 million

German-founded blockchain banking service Bitwala has raised €4 million in funding from the venture capital firms Earlybird and Coparion. Bitwala is a crypto-friendly banking startup that offers its clients bitcoin debit cards, operates a bitcoin wallet service, and facilitates money transfers with SEPA and SWIFT by exchanging cryptocurrencies to more than 20 fiat currencies in […]