Israeli startup vCita secures $15 million in funding to go global with its customer management platform for SMEs

vCita, a cloud-based management solution for small businesses, has just closed a $15 million growth funding round led by Forestay Capital, part of Waypoint Capital. The newly raised capital will be used to support the startup’s growth in the global market, form additional strategic partnerships and accelerate product development.  The company has been co-founded in […]

UK-based fintech startup Atom Bank scores £50 million in a fresh round, bringing its total funding to £450 million

Atom bank, the UK’s challenger bank built exclusively for mobile, has raised £50 million in a fundraising round with participation from BBVA, Toscafund, Woodford Patient Capital Trust and funds advised by Perscitus LLP. Today’s round takes the fintech startup’s total funding to £450 million and will be used to accelerate further growth and to continue […]

Global fintech company FNZ acquires leading wealth management software firm JHC

The financial technology company FNZ announced that it acquired JHC Systems Ltd (JHC), UK-based software provider to the wealth management industry. FNZ is a global fintech firm that partners with banks, insurers, and asset managers and is responsible for more than £380 billion in assets under administration, held by around 7 million customers of some […]

YCombinator alum VertoFX raises $2.1 million in seed money to scale into Africa

In a seed round led by Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV), London-based VertoFX has raised $2.1 million to build tech enabled FX and international payments solutions for businesses in emerging markets. The startup was part of the latest YCombinator cohort (winter 2019).  Founded in 2017 by Nigerian-born, British ex-bankers Anthony Oduwole and Ola Oyetayo, VertoFX is […]

Dutch startup Dashmote gets €2.5 million in funding from American and Chinese investors to analyse the web with AI

Dashmote, the AI Insight platform has secured $2.8 million in funding from SP Investment Associates (SPIA), Three Curve Capital (TCC), and Gaomei Yunjing Investments. The funding will be used to introduce the startup’s data and image analytics solutions to larger venues and enterprises and accelerate Dashmote’s global growth. With its SaaS solution, Dashmote is already […]