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Apr
16

Global fintech leader Airwallex closes $250m fundraising round, announces worldwide growth plans

Global fintech leader Airwallex today announced that it has closed its Series D fundraising round at A$250m (US$160m), marking its biggest raise to date.

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Apr
08

Neobank 86 400 closes Series A capital raise taking total equity capital to $90m

Australia’s first smartbank, ​86 400​, has closed its Series A capital raise. $34m of new equity was raised in March, bringing its total capital to $90m.

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Mar
05

Tech unicorn Airwallex raising more funds

Airwallex was valued at over $US1 billion ($1.5 billion) last year, making it a tech ‘unicorn’, after it raised $US100 million from high-profile investors

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Mar
04

Xinja Bank launches capital raise for sophisticated investors as part of Series D

Xinja Bank, Australia’s independent neobank built entirely for mobile, has launched a fund raise aimed at sophisticated investors.

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Feb
21

Fintech fundraising grew strongly in major markets in 2019, Accenture

Investment in fintech has risen sharply in most major markets in 2019, led by the US and UK and emerging economies such as India and Brazil: Accenture

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Feb
14

Cashback rewards startup launches crowdfunding campaign

Startup Plastiq has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Equitise to raise $400,000 for a new cashback rewards business.

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Feb
10

SocietyOne announces warehouse facility and $15m equity raise

Australia’s first and largest consumer marketplace lender, SocietyOne, has established a warehouse facility arranged by NAB, alongside a $15m equity raise.

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Jan
14

More than $1.4 billion in capital secured by Australian Fintech firms in 2019

More than $1.4 billion in capital was secured by Australian Fintech firms in 2019 across 38 deals or partnerships, setting a new record.

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