Investing in FinTech

Feb
03

Wayflyer becomes Ireland’s sixth unicorn; raises €133M at €1.4B valuation

Wayflyer has raised $150M (approx €133M) funding in a Series B round, at a post-money valuation of $1.6B (approx €1.4B).

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Jan
22

Wayflyer to invest nearly €240m in key target markets

Dublin-based Wayflyer continues to expand at a rapid pace with plans to invest nearly €240 million in three target markets this year.

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Nov
16

Accounting tech start-up to double headcount following funding boost

Founded last year, Outmin is now looking for remote engineers, accountants and processing agents as it expands its accounting tech platform.

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Sep
20

Irish fintechs secure record $900m in investment in first half of year

Irish fintechs secured a record $900 million in M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions across 18 deals in the first half of 2021.

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Aug
09

Irish fintech Chasing Returns bought out by US-listed group

Nasdaq-listed financial services group StoneX has bought a majority stake in Dublin-based fintech start-up Chasing Returns.

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Jul
23

Dublin-based fintech led by ex-Mastercard staff raises $6m

WhenThen, a Dublin-based fintech founded by former Mastercard employees, has raised $6 million (€5.09 million) in seed funding.

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Jun
16

Polish fintech Booste raises €12m and plots expansion into Ireland

Polish fintech Booste has raised €12m from investors to bring its revenue-based financing system to e-commerce businesses in more countries.

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Jun
01

Galway-based fintech Planet valued at €1.8bn after Eurazeo sells stake

European investment company Eurazeo has sold part of its stake in Galway-headquartered Planet in a deal that values the fintech at €1.8 billion.

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