funding

Platform Industry: Tencent logo at an event

E-brokerage Scalable Capital raises 150 million euros in Tencent-led round

Online brokerage Scalable Capital said on Tuesday it had raised 150 million euros (approximately $183 million) from investors led by China’s Tencent, becoming the latest Germ...

Current FinTech

FinTech start-up Current valuation triples after Andreessen funding

Current has raised $220 million in a funding round led by venture capital giant Andreessen Horowitz that lifted its valuation by three-fold to a cool $2.2 billion.

Platform Industry: US and China Relations and Politics

US lawmakers back $100 billion science push to compete with China

A bipartisan group of US lawmakers have introduced legislation calling for $100 billion in government spending over five years on basic and advanced technology research and science...

Series B

German FinTech start-up raises $30m

The business-to-business invoicing and payments platform company Billie has successfully raised €30 million in Series B funding. Leading the round was Creandum, who were joined by ...