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Ribbit is targeting a $420 million fintech fund

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "Fintech Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Ribbit Capital, a global venture capital firm focused on fintech, is tar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Fintech VC firm Vestigo closes on first-ever fund

Vestigo Ventures, the Cambridge-based venture capital firm focused exclusively on financial services technology, has raised $58.9 million for a fund, its first since it was formed two years ago. The fund will be used for early-stage rounds — typically.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

A Fintech Company Creating A New Asset Class Just Announced A $150 Million Investment

Point, a fintech startup that allows homeowners to sell equity stake in their homes, announced that hedge fund Atalaya Capital would purchase $150 million in homeowner equity instruments from the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 18th, 2018

Exclusive: Ripple Invests $25 Million in Blockchain Capital’s $150 Million Venture Fund

Blockchain Capital will invest the capital in cryptocurrency-focused projects. This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers. Sign up here. Ripple, the fintech star.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 11th, 2018

Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund Management Sells $120 Million in Procter & Gamble Stock

Peltz, a P&G director, is selling stock for the first time since being elected to the board in late 2017. Trian continues to own a large stake in the company......»»

Category: topSource: barrons1 hr. 34 min. ago

Nelson Peltz"s Trian Fund Management Sells $120 Million in Procter & Gamble Stock

Peltz, a P&G director, is selling stock for the first time since being elected to the board in late 2017. Trian continues to own a large stake in the company......»»

Category: topSource: barrons3 hr. 19 min. ago

Fairfax County Invests Total of $21 Million in Blockchain VC Fund

Fairfax County Retirement Systems has released details about its investment in a blockchain fund, apparently to quell fears about it......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 14th, 2019

27 Houston residents indicted in multistate ATM robberies

Federal prosecutors say 27 Houston residents have been indicted in the investigation of nearly $2.8 million stolen from ATMs in robberies targeting technicians servicing cash machines......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 13th, 2019

Chapel Hill cryptocurrency fund pushes past $40 million

Morgan Creek’s crypto push just got bigger......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Portland fintech startup to move into Webtrends old space

Bumped, which launched last year, is backed by $14 million from investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Heitman on lookout for standout investments with latest $1.1 billion fund

Heitman, a global real estate investment management firm, announced the final closing of Heitman Value Partners IV at more than $1.1 billion, surpassing its initial target of $750 million. “We are grateful for the str.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyFeb 12th, 2019

Moonves, others sold CBS stock before airing claims, suit says

CBS Corp. executives sold more than $200 million in company shares before disclosing claims of sexual misconduct against former CEO Les Moonves and other network officials, a California pension fund claimed in an updated lawsuit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Blackstone to back ex-Eton Park partner with $150 million seed

Blackstone Group LP is backing a new hedge fund being run by former Eton Park partner Aaron Wertentheil with a $150 million commitment, two sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

Two Public Pensions Anchor Morgan Creek’s New $40 Million Venture Fund

In a potential first for the crypto investment sector, two U.S. public pension funds are dipping their toes in Morgan Creek's latest vehicle......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 12th, 2019

Venture capital firm uses AI to seek out start-ups across Europe

A London-based venture capital firm that uses artificial intelligence to find promising start-ups across Europe said on Tuesday it had raised 53 million euros (£46.6 million) for its biggest fund to date......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

CalSTRS backs new activist hedge fund Impactive with $250 million

The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS), the second largest U.S. pension fund said on Monday it made a $250 million investment with Impactive Capital, a new activist hedge fund that expects to start trading next month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019

Week In Review: China Resources And Charoen Pokphand Join To Launch $300 Million Life Science Fund

Week In Review: China Resources And Charoen Pokphand Join To Launch $300 Million Life Science Fund.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 10th, 2019

A D.C. incubator is raising a fund. Here’s what we know.

The 2-year-old nonprofit has raised $2.87 million so far......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Starboard buys $200 million stake in Papa John"s, shares jump 9 percent

Hedge fund Starboard Value LP has taken a $200 million stake in Papa John's International Inc after the No. 3 U.S. pizza chain rejected a similar offer from the company's founder, John Schnatter, according to the company and a regulatory filing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2019

This Open Banking Startup Just Raised $20 Million from Group Including Goldman Sachs and HSBC

London-based fintech Bud just completed its series A funding round The open banking fintech startup Bud just completed its series A funding round, securing $20 million from a group that includes Goldman Sachs and HSBC, plus banks.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 4th, 2019

Starboard chief Smith steps in at Papa John"s

Starboard Value LP will make a $200 million investment in Papa John's International Inc and the activist hedge fund's chief executive officer will become the chairman of the troubled pizza chain, the company said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2019