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The first-half numbers easily top the previous record for investment of $700 million set in 2011

Irish fintechs secured a record $900 million in M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions across 18 deals in the first half of 2021, n(...)

Akeero founders Stuart Cameron, Ciarán O’Keeffe and Anthi Gilligan

Irish cloud security platform Akeero has raised $1.2 million in a pre-seed funding round led by Dublin-based venture capital firm Frontline Ventures. (...)

Shorla Pharma founders Orlaith Ryan and Sharon Cunningham. The company raised €7.4 million last year to bring cancer drugs to market.

Female-founded tech companies in Ireland raised more than €100 million in funding last year for the first time. New figures published to coincide wit(...)

Hban investors have ploughed more than €120 million into Irish start-ups since it formed 14 years ago.

Angel investors continued to back Irish start-ups last year despite the coronavirus pandemic, new figures show. Investors associated with the Halo An(...)

Payslip founder and chief executive Fidelma McGuirk.

Co Mayo-based fintech start-up Payslip, which is led by former Taxback chief executive Fidelma McGuirk, has raised a further €2.7 million. With it he(...)

Frontline, which has offices in Dublin and London, was founded in 2012

Frontline Ventures, the early-stage tech-focused venture capital firm, has put out a call for ambitious Irish entrepreneurs as it announced plans to i(...)

Billy Hanley of Enterprise Ireland; Fidelma McGuirk, founder and chief executive of Payslip; Carolina Küng of Frontline Ventures; and Aoife Kelly of AIB

Co Mayo-based fintech startup Payslip, which is led by former Taxback chief executive Fidelma McGuirk, has secured €1 million in investment. The foun(...)