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Debbie raises $1.2m in new funding

Miami based behavioral savings company raised $1.2m in new funding led by One Way Ventures.

“A lot of FinTech apps now offer financial wellness tools, but they often focus on short-lived relief rather than on building...…

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Kapaga raises £1.5m in new funding

London based cross-border payments company raised £1.5m in new funding led by Target Global.

“Our value lies in our ability to remove hurdles when it comes to opening business bank accounts and offering payment services at a...…

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Jupiter Exchange raises $5m in Seed funding

New York based alternative asset exchange using fractional NFTs raised $5m in Seed funding led by White Hilt Capital.

"Beauty belongs to those who appreciate it, and we are grateful to White Hilt Capital for sharing in that vision and partnering with us...…

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Jar raises $50m in Series B funding

India based savings and investment app raised $50m in Series B funding led by Tiger Global.

“Manufacturing a product is one thing and being able to sell it is another. All these institutions are good at manufacturing. For...…

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GivePenny Technologies raises £1.25m in new funding

UK based charity fundraising platform raised £1.25m in new funding led by MEIF Proof of Concept.

The company intends to use the funds to further enhance the platform and allow more charities – big and small – to continue their work.

Common raises $20m in growth funding

San Francisco based DAO management platform raised $20m in growth funding led by Spark Capital.

“The crypto space is too fractioned between multiple blockchains, which presents a growing challenge for token holders to keep track of...…

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HyperPay raises $40m in growth funding

Saudi based payments company raised $40m in growth funding led by Mastercard.

“Ecommerce will continue to grow, as relying more on digital platforms for shopping becomes the optimum way for consumers around the...…

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Stable raiess $60m in Series B funding

New York based agricultural commodity financing company raised $60m in Series B funding led by Acrew.

“The input costs for those guys, on the feed and fertilizers and everything else, is something that people who have taken out an...…

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Altan Insights raises $4m in Seed funding

New York based alternative asset intelligence platform raised $4m in Seed funding led by Slow Ventures.

“This represents a big leap forward for the industry, as investors can now gain a holistic view of their holdings in an...…

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Doppel raises $5m in Seed funding

San Francisco based monitoring service for NFT fraud and counterfeits raised $5m in Seed funding led by FTX Ventures.

The company intends to use the funds to enhance its detection capabilities, which will allow the platform to identify bad actors within...…

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ZenLedger raises $15m in Series B funding

Seattle based crypto tax startup raised $15m in Series B funding led by ParaFi Capital and Bloccelerate VC.

“We are moving ahead with more government contracting, which is interesting, because, basically, what we do is we build a plan for...…

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Zip raises $43m in Series B funding

San Francisco based procurement software company raised $43m in Series B funding led by YC Continuity.

“If we needed to buy software for say $100,000 or work with an agency or hire a contractor, there was no clear one place to go to kick...…

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Clozd raises $52m in Series A funding

Salt Lake City based corporate sales analysis software company raised $52m in Series A funding led by Greycroft.

“Many leaders work off of assumptions and anecdotes about why they win and lose, instead of data. Other leaders may be afraid of what...…

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Babel Finance raises $80m in Series B funding

Hong Kong based wholesale crypto services provider raised $80m in Series B funding led by Jeneration Capital.

“From the perspective of short-term profits, the retail market and altcoins may have higher profit margins, but we pay more attention to...…

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StarkWare Industries raises $100m in Series D funding

Israel based Ethereum scaling company raised $100m in Series D funding led by Greenoaks Capital and Coatue.

“We’re part of this greater [layer 2] ecosystem alongside Arbitrum, Optimism, Solana, Polygon and a bunch of others doing amazing work...…

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Moves raises $5m in Seed funding

Toronto based banking app for gig workers raised $5m in seed funding led by OMERS Ventures.

“The gig economy is surging, yet its workers continue to be left behind. Recent studies have shown that 80% of gig workers report an...…

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Pebble raises $6m in Seed funding

New York based crypto savings app raised $6m in seed funding led by Y Combinator.

"Our mission is to onboard the next 100 million people into crypto."

PayEngine raises $10m in Series A funding

Los Angeles based payments facilitation platform raised $10m in Series A funding led by Point72 Ventures.

"Our mission has always been to give clients full control of their payment processing by allowing them to move this function in-house."

ADDX raises $58 in growth funding

Singapore based blockchain capital markets exchange raised $58m in funding led by SET Venture Holding.

“Our corporate clients will be able to tap new fund-raising channels, while our accredited investor clients will gain access to...…

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TransferMate raises $70m in growth funding

UK based B2B payments infrastructure company raised $70m in growth funding led by Railpen.

“By combining our technology and our global licence network, we empower software providers, banks and fintechs to deliver payments...…

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Clear Street raises $165m in Series B funding

New York based cloud-native prime brokerage company raised a $165m in Series B funding led by Prysm Capital.

"We founded Clear Street to replace the outdated tech infrastructure being used across capital markets. It shouldn't take six months to...…

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Equipifi raises $12m in Series A funding

Arizona based white-label BNPL provider raised $12m in Series A funding led by Curql Collective.

"Consumers rely on their primary financial institution to know them and their financial goals. That's why even as BNPL has been seeing...…

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Tranch raises £3.5m in pre-Seed funding

London based BNPL for business company raised £3.5m in pre-Seed funding led by Flash Ventures and GFC.

“Payment options for crucial SaaS tools and other business services have been inflexible until now. ‘Pay with Tranch’ solves that huge...…

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Caribou raises $115m in Series C funding

Washington D.C. based automotive financing platform raised $115m in Series C funding led by Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

“We are putting people in control of their auto finances, saving them thousands of dollars with a fast and easy process,” said Caribou...…

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Belong raises $50m in new funding

San Mateo based rental property management startup raised $50m in new funding led by Fifth Wall.

Resnik said the concept for Belong was inspired by the “pain” he and one of his co-founders had when renting homes. “We’re painfully...…

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Lassie raises €11m in Series A funding

Stockholm based pet insurance startup raised €11m in Series A funding led by Felix Capital.

"We believe that there’s been a real inflection point in how owners view their pets’ healthcare, and Lassie comes at the perfect time to...…

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Coins.ph raises $30m in Series C funding

Philippines based fiat and crypto wallet services provider raised $30m in Series C funding led by Ribbit Capital.

“As the Philippines continues to witness the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies, there is a real need for a secure, regulated, and...…

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Trellis raises $5m in Seed funding

Salem based car insurance policy shopping platform raised $5m in Seed funding led by Amex Ventures.

"We are not a brand that most consumers have heard of, and we intend for it to stay that way. By partnering with existing financial...…

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Keep Financial raises $9m in Seed funding

San Jose based compensation and retention startup  raised $9m in Seed funding led by a16z.

“There was $8.9 trillion awarded in compensation in the U.S. last year, but less than 2% of that was in the form of retention bonuses. I...…

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Arrived raises $25m in Series A funding

Seattle based single-family rentals investment platform raised $25m in Series A funding led by Forerunner Ventures.

“The ability to earn in multiple ways is a part of what has made real estate such a consistent driver of wealth creation over time....…

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Evaluate Market raises $4m in Seed funding

Brooklyn based NFT portfolio management platform raised $4m in Seed funding led by Rho Capital.

“The ability to evaluate the value of NFT projects is more important now than ever,” said Drive by DraftKings CEO and Managing Partner...…

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Elwood Technologies raises $70m in Series A funding

London based crypto trading platform raised $70m in Series A funding co-led by Goldman Sachs and Dawn Capital.

"Elwood was established to meet the needs of institutions seeking to secure exposure to digital assets by providing a robust and...…

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Modulr raises $108m in Series C funding

London based embedded payments platform for digital businesses raised $108m in Series C funding led by General Atlantic

“Modulr has built a bridge between payments infrastructure and businesses who want to embed fintech into their products. The company's...…

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Thought Machine raises $160m in Series D funding

London based B2B banking platform raised $160m in Series D funding led by Tamasek.

“We intend to become the leader in core banking technology, and are being deployed by the biggest, most successful banks around the...…

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Xendit raises $300m in Series D funding

Indonesia based payments infrastructure platform raised $300m in Series D funding led by Coatue and Insight Partners.

"We intend to keep reinvesting in new markets, enhancing our Xendit platform, and expanding our business lines so we can seize the...…

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SpotOn raises $300m in Series F funding

San Francisco based software and payment company raised $300m in Series F funding led by Dragoneer Investment Group.

“Mom-and-pop restaurants and retail businesses are facing rapidly changing consumer expectations within today’s tech-driven landscape....…

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Pigeon Loans raises $2.5m in Seed funding

Miami based P2P lending startup raised $2.5m in Seed funding led FundersClub.

“About one third of Americans are cut off from the traditional credit system,” said Clauson, noting a recent Bloomberg finding that 26...…

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Questbook raises $8.3m in Series A funding

India based funding platform for web3 developers raised $8.3m in Series A funding led by Lemniscap.

“One of the things we saw during the late December break was that people were not looking at crypto as a full-time job. They were looking...…

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Column Tax raises $21.7m in Series A funding

New York based personal income tax software startup raised $21.7m in Series A funding led by Bain Capital Ventures.

“It became our ambition to build software to democratize access to the type of tax advice that only wealthier Americans currently have...…

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Parcl raises $7.5m in Series A funding

New York based blockchain real estate investing platform raised $7.5m in Series A funding led by Fifth Wall and JAWS.

"DeFi is fundamentally about offering unstoppable access to financial services and creating markets for everything. Real estate has...…

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Coinshift raises $15m in Series A funding

Michigan based treasury management for DAOs and crypto businesses raised $15m in Series A funding led by Tiger Global.

“Today, a new chapter of the Coinshift journey begins. We are unveiling a glimpse into our platform’s second version, through which we...…

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Nomad raises $32m in Series B funding

Brazil based fintech that enables Brazilians to open bank accounts in the U.S. raised $32m in Series B funding led by Stripes.

“It became clear that Nomad’s suite of products was serving an acute need among a large population of Brazilians, as well as providing a...…

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Unit raises $100m in Series C funding

San Francisco based banking-as-a-service startup raised $100m in Series C funding led by Insight Partners

“Unit, which makes software that allows companies to offer banking products such as payments, lending and credit cards, is at the...…

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Voyager raises $60m in funding via private placement

New York based crypto trading platform raised $60m in private placement funding led by Alameda Research led.

"Deepening our relationships with core leaders in the industry will help us achieve our goals of expanding our staking, rewards and...…

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The last of Lehman Brothers

The bank whose collapse marked the beginning of the 2008 financial crisis is only mostly dead. There are still some people attending to...

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Improvado raises $22m in Series A funding

San Diego based revenue and sales data analytics company raised $22m in Series A funding led by Updata Partners.

“Advertisers struggle to understand their ROI across multiple marketing platforms. By explaining that ROI clearly and quickly,...…

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Tiptop raises $23m in Series A funding

California based consumer finance crypto startup raised $23m in Series A funding led by a16z.

"The startup is keeping things as vague as possible on its website and job listings with redacted graphics promising “consumer finance...…

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Altro raises $18m in Series A funding

San Francisco based online credit building platform raised $18 million in Series A funding led by Pendulum.

“What we built is not an alternative or supplemental,” Broughton said. “We’re not creating our own score, but rather it is a direct...…

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Crowdz raises $10m in new funding

California based invoice financing company raised $10m in new funding led by Citi and Global Cleantech Capital.

“A major challenge when running a business is getting enough funds to cover operating costs, especially in the early stages,” Johnston...…

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Cushion raises $12m in Series A funding

San Francisco based bank and credit card fee negotiation startup raised $12m in Series A funding led by Rose Park Advisors.

"We've built a reputation for being a capital-efficient team that makes big bets, solves difficult problems and puts forward solutions...…

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BVNK raises $40m in Series A funding

London based provider of banking services and payments for crypto-native businesses raised $40m in Series A funding led by Tiger Global.

“We launched originally a retail business and now it’s a purely B2B business. We spent the last year head-hunting the best talent in the...…

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Token.io raises $40m in new funding

London based account-to-account payments platform raised $40m in new funding led by Cota Capital and TempoCap.

“There’s been an inflection point,” said Clyde. “Open banking solves the barriers of account-to-account payments, and it will allow these...…

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Ness raises $15.5m in Seed funding

New York based maker of a fintech app that rewards users for healthy behavior raised $15.5m in Seed funding led by Will Ventures.

"In this country, the vast majority of people actually get health insurance from their employer," Flanzraich says. "The problem with that...…

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Paddle raises $200m in Series D equity and debt funding

UK based provider of payments infrastructure for SaaS companies raised $200m in Series D equity and debt funding led by KKR.

“We’re been growing a lot in the last couple of years. We thought it would tail off [after the COVID-19 peak] but it didn’t,” said...…

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Mashgin raises $62.5m in Series B funding

Palo Alto based touchless self-checkout system provider raised $62.5m in Series B funding led by NEA.

"The global pandemic accelerated the adoption of touchless technologies, but consumer behavior has turned them into the baseline...…

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TIFIN raises $109 in Series D funding

Boulder based wealth management company raised $109m in Series D funding led by Franklin Resources.

“We are at a stage now, where up to now the focus was almost entirely on top-line growth, and now it’s on both the top line and bottom...…

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Interswitch raises $110m in growth funding

Nigeria based payments company raised $110m in growth funding led by LeapFrog Investments and Tana Africa Capital.

“Interswitch, a pioneer in the African payments ecosystem, has been disrupting the cash economy, driving digital payments and promoting...…

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Dock raises $110m in growth funding

São Paulo based full-stack payments platform raised $110m in funding led by Lightrock and Silver Lake Waterman.

“There’s a big demand and need for high-quality infrastructure for newcomers to launch new businesses and also for current players in the...…

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Habi raises $200m in Series C funding

Bogotá based home ownership startup raised $200m in Series C funding led by Homebrew and SoftBank Latin America Fund.

“With strong partnerships and an expanded market presence, we are at the very early stages of building out the infrastructure to provide...…

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Paper raises $7m in Seed funding

San Francisco based crypto-focused payments processor raised $7m in Seed funding led by Electric Capital and Initialized Capital.

“We view NFTs as a utility, instead of the easiest way to buy a [profile picture] project,” Sun said. “Some of them have cool things like...…

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Chainflip Labs raises $10m in new funding

Berlin based cross-chain decentralized exchange raised $10m in new funding led by Framework Ventures.

“Really what we’re trying to do is not just build something where you can bridge tokens from one chain to another,” he said. “We’re...…

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Highlight raises $11m in Seed funding

San Francisco web3 community membership platform raised $11m in Seed funding led by Haun Ventures.

“We’re a very technical team, so our background is from Square, Instagram, Amazon, and elsewhere. Our primary use of the funding is to...…

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Tumelo raises $19m in Series A funding

UK based shareholder voting platform raised $19m in Series A funding led by Treasury.

The investment will help bring “shareholder democracy to the global financial system”.

Infinicept raises $23m in new funding

Denver based embedded payments company raised $23m in new funding led by SVB Financial Group.

“The future of embedded payments includes beautiful PayOps software replacing the antiquated operations infrastructure in place today.”

Moralis raises $40m in Series A funding

Stockholm based web3 development platform raised $40m in Series A funding led by EQT Ventures.

“We are very excited to be continuing our journey with Moralis,” Laura Yao, a partner at EQT Ventures, said. “Ivan and Filip have built...…

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Chainalysis raises $170m in Series F funding

New York based blockchain analysis company raised $170m in Series F funding led by GIC.

Most recently, Chainalysis was credited as helping journalist Laura Shin track down the suspect behind the DAO hack in 2016 that involved...…

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Casa raises $21m in Series A funding

Denver based bitcoin storage company raised $21m in Series A funding led by Acrew Capital.

“Our investors will play a crucial role in driving the global self-sovereignty revolution in the years to come, ensuring we continue to...…

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Meld raises $8m in Seed funding

San Francisco based fintech devops company raised $8m in Seed funding led by Coatue.

“We’re building integrations that help developers manage their fintech stack. I think that’s really important and really just focused on...…

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Arianee raises €20m in Series A funding

Paris based provider of digital ownership and authenticity certificates for brands raised €20m led by Tiger Global.

“The structure of the investment in both equity and $ARIA20 token shows how a diverse global range of investors, from Bpifrance to Tiger...…

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Talos raises $105m in Series B funding

New York based crypto trading infrastructure startup raised $105m in Series B funding led by General Atlantic.

"We have been growing organically in these regions but now want to scale our reach through outbound strategies."

Opn raises $120m in Series C funding

Japan based payment processor raised $120m in Series C funding led by Japan Investment Corp.

"They need a one stop solution... that's something we can provide,"

KuCoin raises $150m in Series B funding

Seychelles based crypto exchange raised $150m in Series B funding led by Jump Crypto.

“This concept is essentially why we raised this round, web3 is about openness, and we want to build KuCoin into an open ecosystem and an...…

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LootRush raises $12m in Seed funding

US based NFT rental gaming startup raised $12m in Seed funding led by Paradigm. 

“How we came up with the idea was that a friend of mine tried to play a crypto game last year, and it took him about three hours before...…

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Zora raises $50m in new funding

Web3 based protocol for building NFT apps raised $50m in new funding led by Haun Ventures. 

"The goal is the same—to help creators get as much value from their work. Zora lets people create their own independent marketplace. It...…

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Alan raises €183m in Series E funding

France based health insurance startup raised €183m led by Teachers’ Venture Growth.

“We keep rolling out our model, which is 100% based on the loss ratio formula. We sell insurance products at cost — more or less. And...…

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Neo Financial raises C$185m in Series C funding

Canada based digital bank raised C$185m in Series C funding led by Valar Ventures. 

"Neo has also expanded beyond just offering personalized loyalty card programs and into launching co-branded card programs, 'buy now, pay...…

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Stakes raises $5.3m in Seed funding

NYC based web3-focused social wagering platform raised $5.3m in seed funding led by Digital Currency Group and FBG Capital. 

“Stakes re-imagines sports betting for the 21st century by using NFTs as rewards. We combine social media, gaming and crypto to tap into...…

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Getlife raises €6m in Seed funding

Madrid based life insurance startup raised €6m in Seed funding led by Singular. 

“Getlife unifies all this product offering under the same brand and experience. The Getlife underwriting engine creates a profile based...…

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Allocate raises $15.3m in Series A funding

SF based digital investment platform focused on VC funds and co-investments raised $15.3m in Series A funding led by M13. 

"The private and public markets are quickly converging. However, the venture fund ecosystem remains an insular and inefficient industry...…

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Possible Finance raises $20m in new funding

Seattle based lending startup raised $20m in new funding led by Union Square Ventures, Canvas Ventures and Unlock Venture Partners. 

“The whole industry is economically incentivized to keep people in debt. The Possible Card is not only the safest credit card ever, it’s...…

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Scalapay raises $27m in Series B funding

Italy based BNPL company raised $27m in Series B funding led by Poste Italiane.

"Their BNPL offerings include three options for customers (Pay in 3, Pay in 4, and Pay Later) in which customers are not required to make...…

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Teleport raises $110m in Series C funding

Oakland based provider of infrastructure access management solutions raised $110m in Series C funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners.

“Remote access should not be siloed — it must be consolidated, because having a single source of truth not only improves security but...…

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Xepelin raises $111m in Series B funding

Chile based B2B payments startup raised $111m in Series B funding led by Avenir and Kaszek.

“This is a huge market, but no one is really focused on pure business-to-business. Businesses of means have access to bank funds, but...…

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Ownwell raises $5.75 in Seed funding

Texas based property tax savings startup raised $5.75m in Seed funding led by First Round Capital.

“Property owners have a lot to consider when deciding to protest: the costs in time and money, the complexity of the process, and the...…

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Line raises $7m in Seed funding

San Francisco based inclusive lending fintech raised $7m in Seed funding led by Massive. 

“As soon as they refill their line, it’s fully available for them, so it’s not like it’s gone, they have to wait till next month. Instead...…

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Concerto raises $21.5m in Seed funding

Texas based credit card co-branding startup raised $21.5m in Seed funding led by Matrix Partners. 

“Cards remain one of the largest untapped opportunities … The Concerto platform disrupts all of this to give businesses the tools and the...…

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Stake raises $50m in Series A funding

Australia based online trading company raised $50m in Series A funding led by Tiger Global and DST Global Partners.

“We started with US stocks & ETFs, but that’s just the beginning. Access is in our DNA and we’ve got exciting plans to give UK investors...…

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Kevin raises $65m in Series A funding

Lithuania based account-to-account payments startup, raised $65m in Series A funding led by Accel. 

“But account-to-account is a cheaper process and so we had a huge opportunity to solve that, especially in EPOS. Now we are one and only...…

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Point raises $115m in Series C funding

SF based home equity-for-cash company raised $115 million in Series C funding led by WestCap.

"Most Americans have the majority of their wealth tied up in their home, limiting their ability to cover unforeseen expenses or diversify...…

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