• London banking startup Revolut is now worth $1.7 billion - just 33 months after launching

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    Storonsky
    Fintech Revolut raised $250 million at $1.7 billion valuation.
    Russian billionaire Yuri Milner's DST Global led the funding round.
    Funding will fuel international expansion and hiring.
    Revolut started as a no-fee foreign exchange app but has expanded into banking and insurance.
    LONDON - Financial technology startup Revolut has raised $250 million in a blockbuster "Series C" funding round.
    The investment, one of the largest-ever in European fintech, values Revolut at $1.7 billion. It means the 33-month-old company has grown its valuation by more than five times in a year. Revolut...
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  • The CEO of a bank that hit a $1.7 billion valuation in less than 3 years talks to us about US expansion and 'building something bigger than' HSBC

    The CEO of a bank that hit a $1.7 billion valuation in less than 3 years talks to us about US expansion and 'building something bigger than' HSBC

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Banking startup Revolut raised $250 million on Thursday at a valuation of $1.7 billion.
    It makes Revolut one of the fastest tech companies to reach unicorn status in Europe.
    CEO Nikolay Storonsky tells BI he thinks Revolut can keep growing at pace and talks about his plans.
    LONDON - British fintech startup Revolut announced a $250 million funding round on Wednesday , valuing the two-and-a-half-year-old startup at $1.7 billion.
    It makes Revolut one of the fastest European companies to reach so-called "unicorn" status, tech-industry speak for a private company valued at over $1 billion.
    "How...
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  • How Nikolay Storonsky Took Revolut From $350m To A $1.7bn Valuation In Just Six Months

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Revolut's founder has a paper fortune worth $510m with ambitious plans to reach 100m people with his banking app by 2023. But Revolut's hard-working culture put those plans at risk?
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  • London banking startup Revolut is now worth $1.7 billion - just 33 months after launching

    London banking startup Revolut is now worth $1.7 billion - just 33 months after launching

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Fintech Revolut raised $250 million at $1.7 billion valuation.
    Russian billionaire Yuri Milner's DST Global led the funding round.
    Funding will fuel international expansion and hiring.
    Revolut started as a no-fee foreign exchange app but has expanded into banking and insurance.
    LONDON - Financial technology startup Revolut has raised $250 million in a blockbuster "Series C" funding round.
    The investment, one of the largest-ever in European fintech, values Revolut at $1.7 billion. It means the 33-month-old company has grown its valuation by more than five times in a year. Revolut says the...
    Read more ...

     

  • London banking startup Revolut is now worth $1.7 billion - just 33 months after launching

    London banking startup Revolut is now worth $1.7 billion - just 33 months after launching

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Fintech Revolut raised $250 million at $1.7 billion valuation.
    Russian billionaire Yuri Milner's DST Global led the funding round.
    Funding will fuel international expansion and hiring.
    Revolut started as a no-fee foreign exchange app but has expanded into banking and insurance.
    LONDON - Financial technology startup Revolut has raised $250 million in a blockbuster "Series C" funding round.
    The investment, one of the largest-ever in European fintech, values Revolut at $1.7 billion. It means the 33-month-old company has grown its valuation by more than five times in a year. Revolut says the...
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  • Digital banking startup Revolut raises $250M at a valuation of $1.7B

    5 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Revolut , the London-based fintech that offers a digital banking account and sprawling set of other financial services, is disclosing that it has raised a whopping $250 million in Series C funding, less than three years since launching.
    The new round, which gives the company a $1.7 billion post-money valuation - a five-fold increase in under a year, we're told - was led by Hong Kong based DST Global, along with a group of new and existing investors that includes Index Ventures, and Ribbit Capital. In case you aren't keeping up, it brings the total amount raised by Revolut to $340 million...
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