Europe

N26 launches its challenger bank in the U.S.

July 11, 2019 0

European fintech startup N26 is now accepting customers in the U.S. The company is launching a bank account with a debit card that should provide

GetAccept’s workflow and e-signature platform for sales secures $7M Series A funding

July 11, 2019 0

Many years ago every sales deal was sealed with a handshake between two people. Today, digitization has moved into the sales process, but it hasn’t

Runa Capital closes $70M for its third fund aimed at early-stage DeepTech

July 11, 2019 0

Runa Capital, an international VC firm HQ’d in Silicon Valley says it has now closed $70 million for its third fund aimed at backing early-stage

Unmortgage, the ‘part own, part rental’ housing startup, has secured a £500M fund partnership with AllianzGI

July 9, 2019 0

Unmortgage, the London-based startup that lets you buy as little as 5% of a home and rent the rest, has announced a partnership with Allianz

DigitalBridge raises £3M for its ‘guided design tool’ for kitchens and bathrooms

July 8, 2019 0

DigitalBridge, the Manchester, U.K.-based startup using technology to help solve the “imagination gap” when planning home renovations, has picked up £3 million in new backing.

UK’s ICO fines British Airways a record £183M over GDPR breach that leaked data from 500,000 users

July 8, 2019 0

The UK’s Information Commissioner is starting off the week with a GDPR bang: this morning, it announced that it has fined British Airways and its parent International

Uber rival Bolt has closed another tranche of funding at a $1B+ valuation

July 8, 2019 0

Uber and Lyft going public may have put closer public scrutiny on the economics of ridesharing, but it hasn’t had a chilling effect on the

Karamel is an app to find activities for your kids

July 7, 2019 0

French startup Karamel wants to help you find things to do for your kids. The company is launching a mobile app that lets you find

Heat waves bring record-breaking temperatures on a geological scale

July 6, 2019 0

From Alaska to Europe, the world has spent the past few weeks roasting under temperatures never before seen in recorded history. In Alaska, all-time-high record

PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment

July 5, 2019 0

PayU, the Naspers owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal to