With the latest funding, Cred has attained a valuation of $800 million. The post India: Fintech firm CRED raises $80m in fresh funding led by DST Global appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
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Primer, The Fintech Helping Merchants Consolidate The Payments Stack, Raises PS14M Series A - Techcrunch
Primer, the U.K. fintech that wants to help merchants consolidate their payments stack and easily support new payment methods in the future, has raised PS14 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Accel, who I understand were quite proactive in persuading Primer to take the VC firm's money. The young company wasn't [...]
Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Might Conduct Ipo Next Year, After Establishing Additional Head Offices In Denver
Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Might Conduct IPO Next Year, after Establishing Additional Head Offices in Denver Crowdfund Insider. : Marqeta, a Fintech Unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card-issuing platform, is reportedly working with many startups that are now using Marqeta's payment card issuance technology. Marqeta is also working closely with Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. as the company might be getting ready to go public next year at a valuation of around $10 billion, according to Bloomberg. The Oakland, California headquartered firm is notably one of the Bay Area's most successful Fintech companies.
It was a slow week for B2B FinTech venture capital investments, though the industry still managed to pull more than $46.8 million in fresh funding. The leader this week is a B2B payments and trade credit startup offering a point-of-sale financing solution for B2B buyers, while additional funding landed across RegTech, logistics and other startup [...]
FinTech Stripe is considering a funding round to value it higher than the $36 billion it got on its last round, Bloomberg reports. According to people familiar with the discussions, the new valuation could hit as much as $70 billion or maybe as much as $100 billion, Bloomberg said. If it got as high as $100 [...]
Fintech firm Cashfree has raised $35.3 million in series B funding led by growth stage financial services investor Apis Growth Fund II. Existing investor Y Combinator also participated in the funding round.
The funding was part of the company's Series B round. The post Indian fintech startup Cashfree raises $35m led by Apis, Y Combinator appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
The world's richest man's personal venture capital fund, Bezos Expeditions, supported the Series B funding led by Ribbit Capital, which raised $30 million for the San Francisco-based company.
Pre-seed Fintech Firm Financial Venture Studio Closes On Debut Fund To Build On Legacy Of Top Investments - Techcrunch
Fintech has come into its own the past few years. Once an area of investment widely derided and avoided by VCs due to its regulated nature and entrenched incumbents, fintech has now emerged as one of the most popular categories for investment, buttressed by multiple, multi-billion dollar exits in just the past year like Plaid, [...]