GreenSky raises $874 million, one of highest Fintech IPOs to date

GreenSky Inc., a digital platform for loan lending and one of Atlanta’s fastest-growing fintech firms, announced Thursday the pricing of its initial public offering at the higher end of its original range and raised $874 million as it began tr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

IPO News This Week: Tech Unicorn Pluralsight Highlights 3 Offerings

There are three IPOs on the calendar for the coming week seeking to raise more than $700 million. For the year to date, proceeds for all IPOs are at their highest level since 2008......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 13th, 2018

Fintech Firm Kooltra Raises $6.5m for Cloud FX Expansion

Canadian fintech company Kooltra has closed a $6.5 million Series A funding round, as it bids to expand its cloud-based foreign exchange (FX) solution for financial institutions. The Toronto-bas.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 7th, 2018

Real Estate Investment Platform Groundfloor Raises $4.2M

An Atlanta-based fintech lending startup that also offers investors access to invest in real estate debt announced a financing round Thursday.  What Happened Groundfloor raised $4.2 million in a Regulation A online public offering. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 20th, 2018

Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal raises $8 million

Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal Inc. said Tuesday it's raised $8 million to launch a payments platform that makes it easier for companies to pay their contract workforces. Participating in the funding are angel investors and Atlanta-based venture.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

The Funded: Twitch co-founder"s new legal AI startup raises $65M, biotechs line up IPOs, and more

Twitch co-founder Justin Kan’s new startup has raised $65 million, gained several prominent new board members and made a small acquisition of its own, TechCrunch reports. Atrium LTS uses machine learning to automate tasks for the legal industry. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

Fintech Firm Even Financial Raises $18.8 Million Series A Round


Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 7th, 2018

ESG Investing Startup OpenInvest Raises $10.4M In Funding Round Led By QED, Andreessen Horowitz

OpenInvest, a fintech startup that allows investors and advisors to create portfolios composed of companies that follow certain environmental, social and governance criteria, has raised $10.4 million from prominent Silicon Valley investors. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 26th, 2018

Atlanta-based Fintech firm raises $28M, eyes expansion

Patientco, an Atlanta-based fintech platform that help providers maximize patient payments, has raised $28 million in a Series B round. According to company representatives, the investment was led by California-based private equity firm Accel-KKR wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

Trader-Based Social Network TradingView Raises $37 Million In Series B Funding

TradingView, winner of Best Analysis Tool at Benzinga’s 2017 Fintech Awards, read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 25th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural gas will soon find more fuel to feed its rally

Prices for natural gas have soared by more than 30% for the month to date, recently touching their highest level in more than four years, and further price gains may follow with winter weather just beginning......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2018

Hockney painting smashes auction records

An iconic 1972 painting by British artist David Hockney soared to $90.3 million at Christie’s on Thursday, smashing the record for the highest price ever paid at auction for a work by a living artist. Rosanna Philpott reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 16th, 2018

Western posts strong third quarter results. Year-to-Date Net Income breaks $1 million mark. Adjusted Net Income (NPIO) at $1.44 million - 5 cents per share.

HIGH RIVER, Alberta, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (WI:TSXV) CEO Scott Tannas reported to shareholders: "With the rel.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 16th, 2018

Capital Gains: Lawsuit filed over Manchaca Road name change; Andy Roddick raises cash for kids

Each week we collect in our Capital Gains column tidbits of news from across the region. Here's what we saw this week: More than $1 million raised at gala of former pro tennis player; businesses owners sue Austin over changing name of Manchaca Road......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

USDA says nearly $840 million in aid paid to farmers to date

U.S. Department of Agriculture has paid out nearly $840 million to farmers to date as part of a promised $12 billion aid program rolled out by President Donald Trump last July to offset losses from the imposition of tariffs on American exports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

IOU Financial Inc. Releases Financial Results for the Three and Nine-Month Period Ended September 30, 2018

IOU posts fourth consecutive quarter with positive earnings. Adjusted earnings amounted to $623,795 in Q3 2018 and $2.1 million year-to-date. Net earnings on an IFRS basis amounted to $600,593 in.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 14th, 2018

Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises $20 Million From IDG, Matrix, Neo Global

Singapore-based crypto exchange KuCoin has raised $20 million in Series A funding backed by IDG Capital, Matrix Partners and Neo Global Capital......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 14th, 2018

Macy’s beats expectations, raises full-year forecast ahead of holidays

The success this quarter marks an upturn for Macy’s, with a reported net income of $62 million, up from $30 million at the same time last year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 14th, 2018

Exclusive: Dragos Raises $37 Million to Secure Industrial Systems

An NSA veteran takes on nation state attackers. Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos, most venture capitalists didn’t deem the business “investible,” he says. The market for se.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2018

Dragos Raises $37 Million to Secure Industrial Systems

An NSA veteran takes on nation state attackers. Two years ago when Rob Lee first sought funding for his cybersecurity startup Dragos, most venture capitalists didn’t deem the business “investible,” he says. The market for.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 14th, 2018

Hopper"s ‘Chop Suey’ Sets Artist Auction Record at $91.9 Million

A painting by Edward Hopper fetched $91.9 million at Christie’s on Tuesday, a new auction record for the American realist painter and the highest price so far of the week of semiannual sales in New York......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2018