Venture funding

Lending startup with focus on emerging markets raises $30M

02/22/17

Tala, based in Santa Monica, Calif., makes its loan decisions after analyzing data on the mobile phones of users in Kenya and the Philippines.

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Waud's $100 million investment in fintech's future

02/06/17

The wave of technology that's turned card swipes into dips, phones into wallets and micro merchants into global sellers will proliferate, says Andrew Rueff of Waud, a Chicago-based private equity firm.

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VC firm Nyca raises $125 million to invest in fintech

01/30/17

Nyca is one of the most active venture capital firms in fintech globally and its second fund should give it plenty of dry powder to pursue further deals.

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Kasisto continues chatbot momentum with $9.2 million funding

01/12/17

Kasisto, a provider of chatbots to banks, announced Thursday a $9.2 million Series A funding round led by Propel Venture Partners with participation from Mastercard and Commerce Ventures.

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