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US scores first crypto AML wins
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6th May 2019

US scores first crypto AML wins

There are signs that the US is finally taking steps to rein in the cryptocurrency market, which has long been regarded as a financial Wild West by regulators and Wall Street analysts.
Brexit: FinTech luminaries meet at No 10
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3rd May 2019

Brexit: FinTech luminaries meet at No 10

Signs that the government is working closely with the financial services sector on Brexit are increasing. Last week, the Chancellor hosted a meeting of the Financial and Professional Services’ Business Council at Downing Street, which was joined by the Prime ...
SFO needs to improve, says anti-fraud chief
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30th April 2019

SFO needs to improve, says anti-fraud chief

The UK’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has acknowledged that it needs to improve the way it handles evidence in order to pursue large-scale investigations and any subsequent legal actions satisfactorily.
Cambridge University launches FinTech network in Chile
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26th April 2019

Cambridge University launches FinTech network in Chile

A group of British finance and technology experts visited the Chilean capital, Santiago, last month to inaugurate a new FinTech collaboration network in Latin America, according to an announcement from the British government this week.
JPMorgan expands blockchain, FinTech platform
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25th April 2019

JPMorgan expands blockchain, FinTech platform

Chris Middleton reports on how the US’ biggest bank is expanding its blockchain network with over 200 other institutions onboard.
Alt finance booming in Europe, says report
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23rd April 2019

Alt finance booming in Europe, says report

A new Cambridge University report finds alternative finance exploding in Europe, led by the UK. However, Chris Middleton warns that underlying trends are less healthy for Britain.