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Simplesurance lands Rakuten backing as funding passes €30m

Japanese web giant Rakuten is making another investment through its $100m FinTech fund backing insurance e-commerce startup Simplesurance. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Rakuten moves into European banking market

Japanese e-commerce conglomerate and prominent FinTech investor Rakuten is to launch a commercial banking operation in Europe. Read more: www.finextra.com

Kreditech picks up $10.4m from Rakuten

Lending and credit history startup Kreditech has picked up $10.4m in a strategic from Japanese e-commerce and web giant Rakuten. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

Rakuten relies on Payoneer for cross-border payments

Rakuten.com, a leading US eCommerce marketplace, has announced its collaboration with Payoneer, an innovative online payments company. Read more: www.finextra.com

Rakuten snaps up Bitnet assets for blockchain research lab

Japanese tech giant Rakuten is acquiring the assets of Belfast and San Francisco-based startup Bitnet to launch a blockchain research lab.