RegTech funding down in Q1, says report
Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
24th May 2019

RegTech funding down in Q1, says report

The global value of venture capital (VC) backed RegTech deals fell from $686.8 million in Q4 2018 to just $337.8 million in the first quarter of 2019, a drop of over 49 percent after four quarters of sequential growth.
Central banks call for collective security solutions
Cyber Security, Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
24th May 2019

Central banks call for collective security solutions

The Bank of England has called for a “collective solution” by the private sector to tackle cybersecurity threats, similar to the US Sheltered Harbour, which is designed to protect banks’ customer data in the event of a systems failure caused ...
FinTech: Funding fell, Europe overtook Asia in Q1
Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
24th May 2019

FinTech: Funding fell, Europe overtook Asia in Q1

FinTech venture capital (VC) funding fell back year on year in the first quarter of 2019, but the number of deals remained strong. That’s according to the latest quarterly report from market analysis firm CBInsights.
Brexit will make UK FinTech “more competitive”, claims government
Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
22nd May 2019

Brexit will make UK FinTech “more competitive”, claims ...

Brexit presents an opportunity to the UK’s financial services sector, particularly with regard to its FinTech exports. That’s the message from the recent FinTech State of the Nation report from the government. 
FinTech State of the Nation: the critical technologies
Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
20th May 2019

FinTech State of the Nation: the critical technologies

The UK government has published its FinTech State of the Nation report, hailing the sector’s significant role in driving innovation and change across the economy. 
EU fines banks a billion for forex manipulation
Finance, FinTech, Latest News, RegTech
17th May 2019

EU fines banks a billion for forex manipulation

The European Union has fined five major banks for rigging the foreign exchange (forex) market.