Underscore VC’s Fund II goal in sight after raising over $132m

Boston-based Underscore.VC has raised over $132m for its sophmore venture capital fund, setting it just a few million dollars away from its fundraising goal. The...

Cryptocurrency company Coinbase has become a Visa principal member

Having first partnered up to launch the Coinbase Card in 2019, Coinbase and Visa have now taken the next step in their relationship.

The Japanese Financial Services Agency has proposed a massive cryptocurrency regulation update

From: RegTech Analyst Japan’s financial regulator has suggested that the country should limit the margin trade in cryptocurrencies by reducing the leverage to a maximum of...

UK regulator close to approving blockchain products

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is moving closer to approving blockchain-based products.

Origin Protocol nets another $6.6m in funding, months after previous round

Decentralised sharing economy network developer Origin Protocol has received $6.6m through a funding round via CoinList Capital.

HOLD launches its cryptocurrency exchange app across 36 European countries

Cryptocurrency exchange HOLD is out of beta and has now launched its mobile app on iOS and Android across 36 countries in Europe.

Ripple launches investment arm/incubator to create XRP ecosystem

Ripple, a provider of blockchain solutions for the payments industry, has launched a new investment initiative to build an ecosystem around XRP cryptocurrency.

Dubai launches the region’s first blockchain know your customer data-sharing consortium

The Middle East Africa and South Asia region is getting its first know your customer (KYC) data-sharing consortium in Dubai.

RegTech firm Signzy teams up with blockchain firm Primechain Technologies

Bengaluru-based Signzy has reportedly entered into a partnership with Primechain Technologies, the blockchain compan

BitcoinGrowthFund secures $2.5m through ICO to back blockchain businesses

BitcoinGrowthFund (BGF) has raised $2.5m in an initial coin offering (ICO) to invest in cryptocurrencies and other companies' ICO.

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LANDRY et associés acquires e-commerce security platform NexuWeb

LANDRY et associés, a risk and performance consultant, has acquired e-commerce security and development solution NexuWeb.

Plum reveals five million customer target in new interview

Finance app Plum is bullish about its ability to attract five million people to its services.

Before you worry about new PRIIP rule changes you should ensure your house is...

The EU might be gearing up to change some of the rules regulating retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIP), but MirrorWeb warns that financial firms should worry more about the rules already in place.

Europol, European Central Bank and group of financial infrastructures team up to boost cybersecurity...

Europol, the European Central Bank and a group of Europe’s leading financial infrastructures to share cybersecurity threat information to safeguard consumers.

Revolut signs deal with LegalTech startup Sparqa Legal

Hot on the heels of announcing its new $5.5bn valuation, Revolut is now aiming to take a bite out of the legal services market with a new deal.