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Payments funding round-up: 12 September 2017

Investment funding

Pineapple Payments announced a $35 million equity investment for its merchant-focused payments technology, PayJoy snagged $6 million while B2BPay won BBVA’s Open Talent Global Fintech for Companies competition.

Santander InnoVentures invests in Tradeshift

Tradeshift gets investment from Santander InnoVentures

Business commerce and supply chain finance platform Tradeshift has got an investment from Santander InnoVentures.

Santander InnoVentures gets another $100m for fintech investment

Ana Botín, group executive chairman of Banco Santander

Santander InnoVentures, the fintech venture capital fund of Santander Group, has secured a further $100 million in funding from the group’s balance sheet. Launched in 2014, Santander says the fund is now set to deploy a total of $200 million (up from the $100m originally allocated) in minority stakes in fintech start-ups. Santander says this […]

Coming in from the cold


Fostering innovation in financial technology has become a much more collaborative affair: global banking giants are courting small technology start-ups in the hopes of gaining a competitive edge in financial services …