27 July 2021

Payments FinTech Nium becomes a unicorn 

Written By FinTech Alliance

Payments FinTech Nium becomes a unicorn 

B2B payments platform Nium has reached a valuation above $1bn. 

In Brief:

This follows a Series D raise of $200mn. 

The round was led by Riverside Capital. 

It also included Temasek, Visa, Vertex Ventures and more. 

What does this mean?

Nium says this makes it the “first B2B payments unicorn from Southeast Asia”. So far, the business has raised a total of $300mn. 

Read more here.

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