WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

 A year after raising $ 100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be worth $ 610… Continue Reading

More Money Into The Cloud As NewVoiceMedia Gets $30M For Its Contact Center Solutions

 As more businesses move their IT from on-premise solutions and into networked, cloud-based services, startups that are building products for them to do this are raking in yet more funding as they grow. NewVoiceMedia, a UK business that offers a solution for… Continue Reading

FiveStars Gets $50M To Help Small Retailers Run Loyalty Programs Like Their Bigger Rivals

 FiveStars, a five year-old startup that has built a platform and app to run loyalty programs and shopping analytics for small brick-and-mortar retailers, has received a reward of its own: the company has raised a round of $ 50 million, funding… Continue Reading