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H&C News 20th March, 2018

In 2017 APEXX entered the marketplace to a fanfare of industry acclaim, scoping several innovation awards across the payments industry as the marketplace recognised the disruptive intent and capabilities of the APEXX platform. We are always looking ahead and 2018 has already seen more growth at APEXX and we are excited to bring more innovative products to market in the coming 12 months.


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APEXX, the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M).

- Global Banking & Finance Review

APEXX reels in $4 mln

peHUB 29th November - Blog

London-based APEXX , a marketplace for global payments, has raised $4 million in funding. Forward Partners led the round with participation from MMC Ventures and Alliance Venture. PRESS RELEASE    LONDON – 29 November 2017: APEXX, the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M).

 

APEXX RAISES $4M IN INITIAL SEED ROUND

Global Banking & Finance Review 30th November - News

Investors back Fintech provider that brings much needed transparency, efficiency and competition to the payments industry    APEXX , the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M).

 

APEXX has raised over £3m in its seed capital

B Daily 29th November - News

APEXX, the first single marketplace for global payments, has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, totalling £3.2m. The round was led by Forward Partners, a London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence (AI) and has previously invested in EmpowerRD, Ably and Epic.

 

London-based fintech startup APEXX raises $4 million to disrupt the global payments industry

EU-Startups 29th November - Blog
 

APEXX , a new single marketplace for global payments, today announced the closing of its initial seed funding round and a grant by Innovate UK, which totals to $4 million for the London-based fintech company. The round was led by Forward Partners, a London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence, and was joined by MMC Ventures and Alliance Venture.

 

APEXX raises $4M in initial seed round

Payment Eye 29th November - News

Investors back Fintech provider that brings much needed transparency, efficiency and competition to the payments industry   APEXX, the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M).

 

Global payments startup APEXX closes $4m Seed

Tech City News 29th November - News

APEXX, a marketplace for global payments, has closed a $4m (£3.2m) Seed. Forward Partners led the round, which also drew support from  MMC Ventures  and Oslo-based  Alliance Venture . APEXX , which received a grant from Innovate UK, allows firms to integrate all their required payment suppliers by presenting them in a single API.

 

Apexx Raises $4m in Seed Funding

FinSMEs 29th November - News

Apexx , a London, UK-based marketplace for global payments, raised $4m in seed funding. The round was led by Forward Partners with participation from MMC Ventures and Alliance Venture and includes a grant from Innovate UK. The company intends to use the funds to further extend their global network of acquirers, payment providers and merchants, and fund product development.

 

Apexx raises $4M in initial seed round

Finextra Research 28th November - News

APEXX, the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M). The round was led by Forward Partners, a top London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence (AI) and have previously invested in EmpowerRD, Ably and Epic.

 

APEXX raises USD4m in initial seed round

Private Equity Wire 29th November - News

APEXX, a single marketplace for global payments, has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling USD4 million (GBP3.2 million). The round was led by Forward Partners, a top London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence (AI) and have previously invested in EmpowerRD, Ably and Epic.

 

APEXX raises $4m seed funding to “boost transparency” in the payments industry

Startups.co.uk 29th November - News

The fintech will use the fresh injection of capital to extend its global network of acquirers, payment providers and merchants, and fund product development   APEXX, a London-based fintech that consolidates global payment providers into a single integration point, has raised $4m (£2.3m) in seed funding.

 

APEXX secures USD 4 million in seed funding round

Paypers 29th November - News

APEXX , a marketplace for global payments, has raised USD 4 million in an initial seed funding round and has been awarded a grant by Innovate UK. The round was led by Forward Partners, a London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence (AI), and supported by MMC Ventures and Alliance Venture, based in Oslo, Norway.

 

APEXX raises $4M in initial seed round

Payment Week 29th November - News

APEXX , the first single marketplace for global payments, today announces it has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity totalling $4M (£3.2M). The round was led by Forward Partners, a top London-based VC which specialises in applied artificial intelligence (AI) and have previously invested in EmpowerRD, Ably and Epic.

 

Payments marketplace raises US$4m

Card & Payments World 29th November – News

Payments marketplace APEXX has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK. 

 

Apexx names former Barclaycard CEO Keating non-exec director

BayPay Members 21st July 2017 - Blog

Valerie Soranno Keating, CEO of Barclaycard for six years, has joined the board of London-based payments start-up Apexx as Non-Executive Director.

 

Former Barclaycard CEO joins award Winning Payment Start-up APEXX

Global Banking & Finance Review 26th July - News

Valerie Soranno Keating bolsters senior team of UK start-up aiming to transform global payments market. Valerie Soranno Keating, CEO of Barclaycard for six years, has joined the board of London-based payments start-up APEXX as Non-Executive Director.

 

Valerie Soranno Keating Joins APEXX

THE FINANCIAL TIMES

"Valerie Soranno Keating hasn't been heard of since mid-2015, after she suddenly left Barclaycard, which she'd run for six years. Now she's popped up as a non-exec at a little-known payments start-up."

 

Fintech start-up APEXX launches new platform to disrupt global payments

PaymentEye 27th April, 2017

APEXX, a new fintech start-up aiming to introduce more transparency and competition into the global payments market, launches today.