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From October 21 to 25, Canadian FinTechs from five major Canadian cities will participate in a trade mission to the UK.
Rapyd raises $100M for its ‘FinTech as a service’ API, now valued at nearly a $1B valuation(TECHCRUNCH)
The company is not only riding a wave of strong growth, but this is the second funding round it has raised this year, after raising $40 million in February.
Blockchain company Iconloop has secured 10 billion Korean won (KRW) (over $8 million) from seven investment companies participating in a Series A funding round.
Jennifer Robertson, the widow of the late-CEO of QuadrigaCX, Gerald Cotten, has agreed to forfeit nearly all of her assets to Ernst & Young.
Regtech, cybersecurity, wealthtech and proptech are other sectors on the rise.
Vancouver-based FinTech startup Mogo is partnering with alternative financing provider goeasy, to pilot a new personal loan offering.
VCs invested almost $40 billion in FinTech last year. 4 major leaders describe the steps they’ve taken to grow their businesses after being flushed with cash.(BUSINESSINSIDER)
The global FinTech market raised a record $39.57 billion from venture capital investors in 2018.
Innovate Financial Health, a nonprofit that supports technology that improves financial health, is launching an accelerator funded by Capital One.
Small merchants often have to squeeze a hodgepodge of hardware onto their counters to manage government electronic benefit transfers, a distinct niche Novo Dia Group is working to solve with an investment from Square.
TerraHub, a private blockchain and artificial intelligence startup based in Calgary, has been selected to act as the blockchain delivery arm of PwC Canada.
Klarna CEO Sebastian Siemiatkowski to speak at Disrupt Berlin shortly after raising $460 million(TECHCRUNCH)
Klarna is quietly becoming a FinTech giant. Following its latest founding round, the company is now valued at $5.5 billion.
Payment companies are dropping out before a big meeting in Geneva next week.
Hut 8 Mining Corp., a cryptocurrency mining and blockchain infrastructure company, has announced it will begin trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange.