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MenuSifu raises $20m in Series B funding

New York based restaurant POS company raised $20m in Series B funding led by Challenjers Venture.

Its core products include its flagship POS system, a multilingual and customizable system. Integrated within the system is their mobile...…

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Dbank raises $17.6m in Seed funding

Pakistan based consumer fintech startup raised $17.6m in Seed funding led by Sequoia Capital Southeast Asia and Kleiner Perkins.

Johan Surani, VP at Sequoia Southeast Asia, said in a statement that Dbank will attempt to “democratize banking,” however the startup...…

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Quasar Finance raises $6m in Seed funding

Spain based digital asset management startup raised $6m in Seed funding led by Polychain Capital and Blockchain Capital.

Quasar CEO and co-founder Valentin Pletnev aims to make digital assets “simple, accessible and secure, while utilizing the Cosmos...…

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Center raises $11m in Seed funding

Palo Alto based NFT indexing company raised $11m in Seed funding led by Thrive and Founders Fund. 

“It's sort of like indexing the web, but instead of web pages, we're organizing all permissionless digital property rights,” the company...…

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Latchel raises $16.7m in Series A funding

Seattle based rental maintenance request proptech company raised $16.7m in Series A funding led by F-Prime Capital. 

The funders: F-Prime Capital led the round, with participation from RiverPark Ventures. Existing investors include MetaProp, Bain Capital...…

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Genesis Global raises $20m in new funding

Miami based low-code fintech app development platform raised $20m in new funding from Bank of America, BNY Mellon and Citi.

“Our clients and environment demand more innovation and productivity in terms of IT output,” said David Trepanier, Head of Structured...…

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Nada raises $8.1m in Seed funding

Dallas based real estate fintech startup raised $8.1m in Seed funding led by LiveOak Venture Partners.

“Homeowners cannot access home equity without being burdened with more debt and individual investors lack access to real estate...…

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Reserv raises $8m in Seed funding

New York based P&C claims software provider raised $8m in Seed funding led by Altai Ventures and Bain Capital Ventures.

Led by CEO CJ Przybyl, Reserv is a digital-native third party administrator (TPA) that also develops and sells software to power claims...…

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Atato raises $6m in Series A funding

Singapore based digital asset custodian raised $6m in Series A funding led by AlphaLab Capital and FEBE Ventures.

"The fact that we've inspired investor confidence in the current market conditions is a clear endorsement of Atato's long-term roadmap...…

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Guava raises $2.4m in pre-Seed funding

New York based banking and networking platform targeting Black entrepreneurs raised $2.4m in pre-Seed funding led by Heron Rock.

“Black folks had to be entrepreneurs, we had to build businesses to support our families, but because of racism, we were excluded from so...…

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Helu.io raises $10m in Series A funding

Vienna based financial reporting platform for SMBs raised $10m in Series A funding led by CommerzVentures.

“Financial reporting and controlling is still an enormously manual process in all medium-sized companies worldwide. We want to automate...…

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Revolv3 raises $4.5m in Seed funding

Laguna Beach based recurring payments startup raised $4.5m in Seed funding led by Rosecliff Ventures. 

The company intends to use the funds to further building out the platform for advanced features and increasing the scope of the product...…

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Coinfeeds raises $2m in Seed funding

San Francisco based social media monitoring tool for web3 and NFT projects raised $2m in Seed funding led by FTX Ventures.

Moyi Dang, CEO & Co-Founder of Coinfeeds, commented on the news, "Coinfeeds was developed around the idea that web3 communities are...…

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Topl raises $15m in Series A funding

Houston based blockchain infrastructure firm raised $15m in Series A funding led by Mercury, Republic Asia and Cryptology Asset Group.

“There are new markets, markets with not a lot of trust and markets that have hugely diverse actors,” Georgen said.

Unstoppable Domains raises $65m in Series A funding

San Francisco based web3 digital identity firm raised $65m in Series A funding led by Pantera Capital. 

“For too long, companies have controlled people’s digital identities, and Unstoppable Domains is putting that power back into the hands...…

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PunchListUSA raises $39m in new funding

Charleston based home inspection data platform raised $39m in new funding led by Sweetwater Private Equity and Morpheus Ventures.

"We are building our team and technology to break down barriers. Our singular mission is to make homeownership more accessible and...…

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Bunch raises €7.3m in Seed funding

German private investing backend management software startup raised a €7.3m in Seed funding led by Cherry Ventures.

Bunch Co-founder Levent Altunel says: “Investors have been waiting for a solution like this that takes away all the admin work of...…

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DSCVR raises $9m in Seed funding

Los Angeles based web3 social network raised $9m in Seed funding led by Polychain Capital.

"We initially created DSCVR as our personal experiment to see if it would even be possible to build a modern social web application on a...…

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Pogo raises $14.8m in Seed funding

New York based consumer financial app raised $14.8m in Seed funding led by Buckley Ventures. 

Led by Dom Wong, Co-Founder & CEO, Pogo provides an app creating a fun and simple way for people to interact with their data to improve...…

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Balance raises $56m in Series B funding

New York and Tel Aviv based B2B marketplace and e-commerce payments company raised $56m in Series B funding led by Forerunner.

“The only element that keeps many merchants offline is payments,” he told TechCrunch. “It’s a process that is stuck in the flow of those...…

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Aptos Labs raises $150m in Series A funding

Palo Alto based blockchain network developer raised $150m in Series A funding led by FTX Ventures.

"We've known for a while that, due to issues like outages and downtime, current blockchains are not fit for purpose when it comes to mass...…

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Shares raises $40m in Series B funding

London based social and community-based investing app raised $40m in Series B funding led by Valar Ventures.

The company -- which was founded in 2021 and launched in the UK two months ago -- said it has more than 150,000 users who access the app...…

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Hashflow raises $25m in Series A funding

San Francisco based DeFi trading platform raised $25m in Series A funding led by Electric Capital.

“We are scaling DeFi in the sense that, as markets mature, it all comes down to better pricing execution, guaranteeing that the trade...…

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TomoCredit raises $22m in Series B funding

San Francisco based alternative credit card provider raised $22m in Series B funding led by Morgan Stanley’s Next Level Fund.

“Our customers are not in financial trouble…Once you identify them, and give them a card, they spend a lot and don’t default. Our...…

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Jupiter Exchange raises $5m in seed funding

New York based fractional NFT exchange startup raised $5m in seed funding led by White Hilt Capital.

“Historically, the alternative asset market is inefficient and participation has been closed to all but a few high-net-worth investors....…

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Fairbanc raises $4.8m in pre-Series A funding

Indonesia based BNPL company raised $4.8m in pre-Series A funding led by Vertex Ventures.

“Because merchants must pay last week’s BNPL to place orders for the current week, this model of ’stop supply until repayment’ results in...…

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Fonoa raises $60m in Series B funding

Dublin based tax automation platform raised $60m in Series B funding led by Coatue.

“Typically, e-learning companies have users in nearly every country around the world, so you can see how much resource and effort it...…

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Arrenda raises $1.5m in pre seed funding

Mexico City based real estate financing startup raised $1.5m in pre seed funding led by Fasanara Capital.

“We’ve developed the risk model that enables us to gather data through various touch points, like bank accounts, credit bureaus, tax...…

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Halborn raises $90m in Series A funding

Miami based blockchain security startup raised $90m in Series A funding led by Summit Partners.

"In a very short time, Halborn has established itself as a globally recognized brand in blockchain security working across Web3 and Web2...…

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Optic raises $11m in Seed funding

San Francisco based NFT authentication company raised $11m in seed funding led by Kleiner Perkins and Pantera Capital.

"Optic goes beyond other services that we have evaluated in terms of response and matching accuracy, and this is one of the many factors...…

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Koffie Insurance raises $11m in Series A funding

Brooklyn based insurtech focused on the trucking sector raised $11m in Series A funding led by Anthemis Group.

“We’re excited to show how InsurTech 2.0 can make a demonstrable impact on the industry. At Koffie, we are proud to integrate safety into...…

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Bloom raises $6.5m in seed funding

Sudan based high-yield savings account fintech raised $6.5m in seed funding led by Visa.

“The Visa investment is critical for companies like us for a couple of reasons. One, aligning with Visa as a partner gives you a bunch of...…

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Futurerent raises A$9m in Series A funding

Australia based platform for lending to landlords raised A$9m in Series A funding led by OIF Ventures.

"Futurerent is unlocking capital for property owners that quite simply wasn't available before,"

FairPlay raises $10m in Series A funding

Los Angeles based algorithmic underwriting startup focused on bias raised $10m in Series A funding led by Nyca Partners.

FairPlay offers two APIs. The first API provides Fairness Analysis, analyzing a lending model’s inputs, outputs and outcomes to identify...…

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XLD Finance raises $13m in Pre-Series A funding

Philippines based DeFi services firm raised $13m in pre-Series A funding led by Dragonfly Capital and Infinity Ventures Crypto.

“The way we do it is they basically initiate the transaction on chain and send us the [for example] SLP. But across the markets that we...…

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Mahalo Banking raises $20m in new funding

Michigan based online and mobile banking solution provider for credit unions raised $20m in new funding led by Superior Credit Union.

“We were early adopters of Mahalo Banking and after implementation our members let us know that the solution not only met their needs but...…

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Gordian Software raises $25m in Series A funding

Seattle based API-driven travel booking software provider raised $25m in Series A funding led by Accomplice and Vinyl.

“The result is lost revenue for airlines and their partners and an unsatisfactory and overly complicated experience for travelers who...…

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X1 Card raises $25m in Series B funding

San Francisco based new consumer credit card startup raised $25m in Series B funding led by FPV Ventures.

“The credit card industry has long been overdue for disruption, so we set out to build the world’s smartest credit card for a new...…

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mx51 raises $32.5m in Series B funding

Australia based payments tech company raised $32.5m in Series B funding led by an undisclosed global fintech investor.

“mx51’s payments technology has a compelling value proposition that has been validated by a rate of customer adoption that has exceeded...…

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Zebedee raises $35m in Series B funding

New Jersey based payment processor for the gaming industry raised $35m in Series B funding led by Kingsway Capital.

“For Zebedee users, it is not about bitcoin, nor should it be. It is about a more rewarding experience in games, packaged into intuitive...…

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Casavo raises €100m in Series D funding

Italian home-buying platform raised €100m in Series D funding led by Exor.  

“Casavo is becoming the clear European PropTech leader and we are excited to continue the journey with Giorgio. Despite turbulent market...…

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Last continent standing: with +125% YoY quarterly growth, Africa is the only continent not to record a significant YoY contraction this quarter

In Q2 ‘22, startups in Africa have raised 2.25x times the amount that they had raised a year before ($1.3bn+ vs.

“If we didn’t know the global context, and just looked at the numbers, no one right now would be talking about a slowdown in tech funding...…

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Roomless raises €1.5m in seed funding

Italy based rental platform raised €1.5m in seed funding led by Sensible Capital.

The company intends to use the funds to expand its team, develop its tech platform and grow abroad.

Meow raises $22m in Series A funding

New York City based crypto yield offering for corporate treasuries raised $22m in Series A funding led by Tiger Global.

“With the rise in globalization and the increasing use of web3 infrastructure, businesses are increasingly facing the need to transact in...…

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TurnKey Lender raises $10m in new funding

Singapore based lending automation platform raised $10m in new funding led by OTB Ventures.

“This will turbocharge the next stage of growth. We believe that embedded lending will soon be part of any customer relationship globally.”

5ire raises $100m in Series A funding

London based blockchain network raised $100m in Series A funding from SRAM & MRAM. 

"We are on a mission to embed sustainability into blockchain and shift the current paradigm from 'for-profit' to 'for-benefit'. The 5ire...…

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Hero raises €12.4m in Seed funding

France based B2B payments startup raised €12.4m in Seed funding from Paua Ventures, Embedded/Capital and Rapyd Ventures.

Georg Stockinger, Managing Partner of Paua Ventures, continues: “Hero stands out from others in the space because it makes payments in...…

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Hang raises $16m in Series A funding

Santa Monica based NFT-powered membership and loyalty rewards platform raised $16m in Series A funding led by Paradigm.

“It is easier than ever to create a brand today, which has led to so much competition in the fashion and greater apparel world, with...…

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Lightyear raises $25m in Series A funding

UK based commission-free trading app for U.S. and European stocks raised $25m in Series A funding led by Lightspeed.

Lightyear’s expansion includes the following markets: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland,...…

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Stake raises $12m in Series A funding

New York based cash-back-for-renters platform raised $12m in Series A funding led by RET Ventures.

“For the first 18 months of Stake we were testing different solutions in New York. I showed hundreds of apartments as a broker, running...…

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Here raises $5m in Seed funding

New York based fractional investment platform for real estate raised $5m in Seed funding led by Fiat Ventures.

“Vacation rentals are an investment opportunity that historically has only been available to the wealthy. Here has created a seamless and...…

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Pulley raises $40m in Series B funding

San Francisco based equity management software company raised $40m in Series B funding led by Founders Fund.

“Equity is something that we’re continuing to increasingly to see,” Wu told TechCrunch. “For us, it’s not so much how we take market...…

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Quadrata raises $7.5m in Seed funding

California based blockchain identity startup raised $7.5m in Seed funding led by Dragonfly Capital. 

“In the current web3 ecosystem, identity is the holy grail problem that remains unsolved," said Haseeb Qureshi, Managing Partner,...…

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n1co raises $12m in pre-Seed funding

El Salvador based payments business raised $12m in pre-Seed funding from regional groups.

With the rollout of the n1co card, the company believes it will be positioned as the first neobank focused on Central America and the...…

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SmartBank raises $20m in Series A funding

Japan based prepaid card startup raised $20m in Series A funding led by Globis Capital Partners.

Unlike other countries, traditional banks in Japan don’t offer joint accounts. However, we do not operate under a banking license and...…

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Uprise raises $1.4m in pre-seed funding

SF based  financial planning app raised $1.4m in pre-seed funding from Contrary Capital, Hustle Fund, and others.

One of the coolest things is we’ve been able to find $1.5 million per plan to add to each customer’s lifetime net worth. Basically,...…

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Fuell raises €1.5m in seed funding

Spain based corporate card and expense management startup raised €1.5m in seed funding led by Y Combinator and Fin Capital.

We have grown quietly, without investing in marketing, supported by the recommendations of our customers. Now we are going to step on the...…

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Animoca Brands raises $75.32m in growth funding

Hong Kong-based blockchain gaming company raised $75.32m in growth funding from Liberty City Ventures, Kingsway Capital, and others.

Over the next decade, humanity will discover and embrace the game changing power that blockchain based digital ownership of assets will...…

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Penny raises a $4M seed round

UK based AI-powered platform that consolidates a person’s pension funds into one place raised a $4M seed round led by Google’s Gradient...

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Quiltt raised $4m in new funding

Dallas-based embedded finance company focused on small businesses raised $4m led by Greycroft and Newark Venture Partners.

Change raises $5m in seed funding

Dublin based maker of APIs for processing crypto donations raised $5m in seed funding led by Freestyle and NEA.

For us, it’s all about making it simple. We don’t want people to have to copy and paste really long addresses. [With Change,] they are...…

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Hidden Road Partners raises $50m in Series A funding

NY based crypto prime brokerage raised a $50m Series A round led by Castle Island Ventures.

Hidden Road hopes to solve many of today's problems in credit intermediation and prime brokerage caused by legacy technology, archaic...…

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Asset Class raises $11.6m in Series A funding

NY based provider of private capital investment management software raised $11.6m in Series A funding led by Canapi Ventures.

As we’ve grown, we like to say that the venture capital, private equity and commercial lending firms we work with come for the technology...…

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Kadmos raises €29m in Series A funding

Berlin based platform for international salary payments raised €29m in Series A funding led by Blossom Capital.  

We want to make the payment process easier for companies, and at the same time make the process of receiving and spending that money...…

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Deuna raises $30m in Series A funding

Mexico based one-click checkout startup raised $30m in Series A funding led by Activant Capital.

People were looking for help digitizing their businesses, and as we started looking into this, realized that brands needed help selling...…

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Ackman to close $4b SPAC

Mr. Ackman said in the letter that high-quality businesses had been taking the traditional IPO route to go public, owing to the quick...

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Tenderize raises $3m in seed funding

Belgium based staking derivatives protocol raised $3m in seed funding led by Eden Block.

"The team's previous experience at projects like Livepeer, Pocket Network and Yearn gave us the insight into the growing need for a...…

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Deuna raises $30m in Series A funding

Mexico based one click checkout startup raised $30m in Series A funding led by Activant Capital.

“This is a big market opportunity, in some ways more compelling than the U.S. DEUNA’s approach is also holistic rather than just pieces...…

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Myne raises €23.5m in Seed funding

Berlin based startup for shared investments in holiday homes raised €23.5m in seed funding led by TruVenturo.

“There is a growing interest in jointly owned holiday properties for owner-occupation and rental. Our digital all-in-one offer has been...…

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Adaptive raises $6.5m in seed funding

New York based spend management and back-office platform for construction teams raised $6.5m in seed funding led by Andreessen Horowitz.

“I would say that the primary difference between the status quo process and what we’re working on is that we’re taking a very focused...…

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Ranger raises $5.25m in Seed funding

New York based provider of tools for insurance brokers raised $5.25m in Seed funding led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures.

“The messaging in the market has predominantly been focused on commoditizing insurance products, focused on the consumer spending as...…

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Ondo Finance raises $10m in funding via public token sale

New York based DeFi startup that provides structured investment products raised $10m in funding via public token sale. 

"Like a traditional investment bank, Ondo aims to be a hub matching those who have capital with those who need it through the creation of...…

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Orus raises €5m in Seed funding

Paris based insurance startup raised €5m in Seed funding funding from investors including Frst, Partech and Portage Ventures.

Founded in 2021 by Côme Dartiguenave, Tom Le Bras, and Samuel Rossille, Orus aims to solve the complexity of professional insurance for...…

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YuLife raises $120m in Series C funding

London based life insurance startup focused on wellness raised $120m in Series C funding led by Japan’s Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co.

“YuLife has immense potential to build on its achievements to date, and we are thrilled to invest and help propel YuLife toward its next...…

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Rubix raises $100m in growth funding

Singapore based “green” Layer 1 blockchain startup raised $100m in growth funding led by LDA Capital.

“What sets the Rubix blockchain apart is its environmentally friendly crypto framework and focus on leveraging the Web3 technology to...…

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UnDosTres raises $30m in Series B funding

Mexico City based digital payments company raised $30m in Series B funding led by IDC Ventures.

"UnDosTres has worked on innovative solutions to make life easier for Mexicans, eliminating inefficiencies related to traditional...…

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Lucinity raises $17m in Series B funding

Iceland based banking compliance startup raised $17m in Series B funding led by Keen Venture Partners.

"It's exciting to see Lucinity's ground-breaking change ripple through the compliance and risk spaces. Our Human AI is transforming our...…

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Griffin raises £12.5m in new funding

London based banking as a service startup raised £12.5m in new funding led by Notion Capital.

“SaaS is finally eating the financial services sector the way it has every other industry, and Griffin will empower fintechs to build and...…

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HomeLister raises $10m in Series A funding

California based online home selling platform raised $10m in Series A funding led by M13 and Homebrew.

“HomeLister is the best of both worlds. You get as much help as you want throughout the process, with the guarantee of a flat fee that is...…

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Thalex raises €7.5m in Series A funding

Gibraltar based crypto derivatives exchange raised €7.5m in Series A funding led by Bitfinex.

"Thalex's unique value proposition will enable Bitstamp to streamline our go-to-market for derivatives and participate in the...…

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Tenderize raises $3m in seed funding

Belgium based staking derivatives protocol raised $3m in seed funding led by Eden Block.

"The team's previous experience at projects like Livepeer, Pocket Network and Yearn gave us the insight into the growing need for a...…

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TakeProfit raises $3m in Seed funding

San Francisco based community driven trading platform raised $3m in seed funding led by Admitad founder Alexander Bachmann.

“TakeProfit is a collaborative platform that enables its users to share their opinions, trading experiences and analytical findings....…

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Qiibee raises $4.8m in Seed funding

Switzerland based B2B rewards marketplace raised $4.8m in seed funding led by Z5 Capital.

“In creating Qibi, we set out to unlock the purchasing power of the global rewards economy by making all rewards exchangeable through our...…

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Finli raises $6m in Seed funding

Los Angeles based mobile payments startup raised $6m in seed funding led by Urban Innovation Fund.

“We’re able to do so much with very little and finally, with this capital, we’re able to do so much more. There’s a lot of ideas that we...…

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Supy raises $8m in Seed funding

UAE based restaurant payments startup raised $8m in seed funding led by BECO Capital.

“Supy was created to solve a crucial problem for one of the most dynamic industries, and we can’t wait to expand our software offerings...…

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Tesorio raises $17m in Series B funding

San Francisco based accounts receivable management startup raised $17m in Series B funding led by BAMCAP Ventures.

“Cash is becoming the number one priority for all organizations. The industry’s main competitor is the inertia of doing it the old way,...…

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Finalis raises $10.7m in Seed funding

San Francisco based private investment banking deals platform raised $10.7m in seed funding from ANIMO Ventures.

“Finalis was founded because the investment banking industry needs modernization to deliver real value not just to dealmakers, but to...…

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