Airwallex, a major global fintech startup based in Hong Kong and Australia, said it has raised $200 million in a funding round that has boosted its valuation to $4 billion. Lone Pine Capital led the round, while new investors G Squared and Vetamer Capital Management also participated in it, the company said in a statement. The new funding round comes just months after Airwallex in March raised...
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Fintech Startup Airwallex Valued at $4 Billion After New Funding Round
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