Data platform ActionIQ bags $32m in Series C round

ActionIQ, a customer data platform enabling companies to offer personalized experiences, has bagged $32m in its Series C round.

How Marqeta and Mastercard team up could spell out great news for European challenger...

Payments platform Marqeta has become a certified Mastercard processor and this could give European challenger banks reason to celebrate.

Float raises funds as it looks to make expansion into Australasia

Cash flow forecasting software Float has reportedly closed a £1.5m funding round as it looks to move into Australia and New Zealand markets.

Plotly Technologies receives funding from fellow AI company

Plotly Technologies, an analytics software developer, has received a $1.7m investment from fellow AI company Scale AI.

Meet the 16 startups selected for Accenture’s new FinTech Innovation Lab London cohort

Accenture has picked 16 new promising startups from such varied disciplines as InsurTech, RegTech, open data and capital markets to take part of its UK-based accelerator programme.

ING spins out analytics platform Katana into its own startup

Dutch banking and financial services company ING has not only spun out Katana, but also contributed to the venture’s new £3m funding round.

FCA and Bank of England propose changes to improve data and analytics

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Bank of England has revealed plans to enhance its data and analytics capabilities to enhance monitoring of the UK’s financial sector.

S&P Global has acquired 451 Research in new deal

Credit ratings and capital market analytics company S&P Global has acquired 451 Research, a research and advisory firm.

ESG data platform MioTech raises Series A+

MioTech, an AI platform empowering sustainable finance, has raised a Series A+ round which was led by Horizons Ventures. Capital from the round will be...

Kamakura’s new suite helps Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad’s digitalisation process remain compliant

Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad’s taps RegTech Kamakura Corporation to ensure its digitalisation process remains compliant.

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Millennials less aware about phishing threats than other age groups as nine out of...

Just because they are digitally native, it doesn’t mean that millennials are better at cybersecurity than their older peers.

Pine Labs secures investment from Mastercard

Pine Labs, a payment acceptance software builder, has received an investment from Mastercard as part of a new partnership.

BNP Paribas boosts partnership with Tink to reach Italian customers

BNP Paribas has extended its partnership with open banking platform Tink to supply its customers with more personal finance tools.

Banks refuse to reimburse fraud if consumer ignores any warning message

Banks are refusing to cover losses in fraud cases if they can prove they show fraud warnings at the point of purchase, according to a study from Which? Money.

Businesses suffer longer system outages due to ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks are becoming more severe with businesses suffering from infections being out for up to 16.2 days on average, up from 12.1 days in the third quarter of 2019.