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Canadian InvesTech Firm Wealthsimple Raises $750 Million
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Canadian InvesTech Firm Wealthsimple Raises $750 Million

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Meet Wealthsimple, a fintech company backed by Drake and a dozen other investors. What started as a four-person company has announced its latest funding round with the vision to become Canada’s most valuable financial technology company. Read Also: Fintech Primer: What is Contactless Payment? Wealthsimple’s CEO announced his company’s $750 million......
B2B Fintech Unicorn Razorpay Triples its Evaluation
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B2B Fintech Unicorn Razorpay Triples its Evaluation with Latest $160 Million Series e Funding

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India’s leading payment gateway platform Razorpay is the latest B2B fintech powerhouse to scoop a healthy funding round. Razorpay’s platform that powers Meesho, Groww, CRED, PharmEasy, Gupshup and Sharechat and others, has transformed the way e-commerce merchants and UPI app users make their payments with online payments links and pages.......
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A Few Fintech Funding Highlights from 2020!

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Fintech startups and unicorns that hit the limelight with high funding in 2020 Fintech startups are gaining prominent attention in the worldwide marketplace and challenging banks and other financial institutions through innovation across multiple services. These startups are implementing successful business models and are driving the global evolution of the......
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Sentinel Systems and Clearent Announce Partnership to Offer Secure Payment Services to the Property Management Industry

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Self-storage owners are now able efficiently to manage their business and accept payments with one single source solution through Sentinel Systems and Clearent’s new partnership “Sentinel is always looking for more ways to help our customers manage their business more efficiently while creating seamless and secure user experiences,” said Jon......
KPMG Launches "Elevate" to Help Companies Enhance Performance, Realize Savings and Build New Capabilities
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VC Investment in Fintech Remains Robust as M&A Activity Stalls: KPMG Pulse of Fintech

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While overall global fintech funding fell during the first half of 2020, with US$25.6 billion of investment globally across 1,221 deals, corporate deals are driving continued strength in VC activity, according to the Pulse of Fintech H1’20, a bi-annual report on global fintech investment trends from KPMG International. Read More: OpenUnit Raises $150,000 Pre-Seed......
Robinhood Closes $200 Million in Series G Funding Bringing Valuation To $11.2 Billion
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Robinhood Closes $200 Million in Series G Funding Bringing Valuation To $11.2 Billion

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Robinhood announced a $200 million Series G funding at an $11.2 billion valuation from D1 Capital Partners. For seven years, the team at Robinhood has been focused on enabling more access to the markets for more people. With this funding, they will continue to invest in improving their core product......
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EnrichHER Launches All Rise Factory Program to Fund 100+ Women-Led Businesses

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According to CNBC, in venture capital, men still get the lion’s share of funding; while according to Pitchbook, only 2% of capital goes to U.S.-based female-only founder teams. Of the 2%, women of color get only a fraction. EnrichHER is on a mission to change these statistics with their All Rise......
Bridge Financial Technology Expands Leadership Team, Names Industry Veteran Christopher Haley as Board Chairman
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Buckle Reinvents Insurance Model for Gig Economy with $31 Million Series A Funding

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New model uses fresh sources of data to underwrite risks and fills gaps in conventional policies, while making insurance affordable, accessible for rideshare drivers Buckle, a tech-enabled financial services company, has filed its Regulation D and disclosed it raised $31 million through its Series A funding round co-led by HSCM Bermuda and Eos......