This is the inaugural monthly NovitasFTCL European FinTech Deal Summary.
Published: June 2021
We’re pleased to welcome you to NovitasFTCL’s inaugural monthly European FinTech Deal Summary detailed below covering recent strategic M&A deals, private / growth equity transactions as well as venture capital raisings segmented across 11 verticals within the FinTech sector.
In our highlights this month we report 76 transactions, with a strong bias towards the payments and investment technology sectors, noting in particular Trade Republic’s $900m Series C, Fenergo’s $600m sale to private equity, Nuvei’s $250m acquisition of crypto platform Simplex and Deutsche Börse’s CHF390m acquisition of UBS’s stake in their Clearstream Fund Centre JV.
Through NovitasFTCL’s core focus on advising European FinTech business transacting with global M&A acquirors and investors, we are aware that keeping up with the sheer volume of FinTech deals announced on a daily basis is a challenge. We hope that our monthly summary will serve as a useful, periodic and concise tool to help you keep track of deals that you may have missed.