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Conversion Capital Raises $122M for FinTech Investments

Conversion Capital, a New York City-based early-stage venture capital firm, announced Tuesday (June 28) that it has completed raising capital for Fund III, a $122 million fund that will invest in the FinTech sector. The fund’s FinTech investments will focus on companies developing software, cloud infrastructure and data technologies, according...
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A Deep Dive Into Fintech’s Red Ink

This article was originally published in FIN, the best newsletter about fintech. Subscribe here. It’s not exactly a secret that fintech companies have had a hellish start to 2022. As with the dot-com meltdown that began in early 2000, the pressure of public markets has exposed weaknesses in the once-giddy sector, and that in turn has affected both private valuations and new investments. Just as unicorn valuations and eye-popping IPOs defined the first half of 2021, layoffs and bailouts are defining 2022.
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Inside Uganda's emerging fintech ecosystem

“Fintech” is Africa’s modern-day gold rush, with investors betting big on startups that offer services from digital banking to retail payments and health care. In Uganda, pioneers in this emerging realm are catapulting even rural communities into the digital era.
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