Azimo integrates with Facebook Messenger

International money transfer startup Azimo in integrating its service into Facebook Messenger to allow senders and receivers to connect through the social network of 1.65bn users.

Thompson Reuters joins R3 Blockchain Consortium

Thompson Reuters is the latest company to join a consortium of institutions, headed up by New York fintech firm R3, dedicated to developing use cases for the blockchain technology in financial markets.

IBM Reportedly planning acquisition of point-of-sale business Revel

IBM is reportedly planning a re-entry into the point-of-sale (POS) space. According to Bloomberg the firm is in discussions to acquire iPad-based POS company Revel Systems.

Axial grabs U$14m to match private companies with investors and buyers

Axial, a New York-based online capital marketplace, has raised $14m in its Series C round. The company's platform is designed to match private companies...

IntSights Cyber Intelligence raises $17m

IntSights Cyber Intelligence, a New York-based cybersecurity company, has raised $17m through its Series C funding round.

Dzing announces launch of its new digital payment app as it’s looking to expand...

UK-based FinTech startup Dzing has launched a new payment app for international students, remote freelancers, overseas workers and travellers.

UCS acquires payment integrity platform Zebu Compliance

United Claim Solutions (UCS) has acquired healthcare payment integrity platform solution Zebu Compliance Solutions for an undisclosed amount.

Plaid Technologies swipes $44m to connect startups to user data

Plaid Technologies, a software maker allowing FinTech businesses to access users’ data, has raised $44m in Series B round of funding.

Paysend raises $20m in funding led by MarCorp

Paysend, an international remittance platform, has raised $20m in a funding round led by MARCorp Financial.

UpGuard locks down $17m for cybersecurity insurance

Australian insurance firm IAG has invested in Sydney-founded cybersecurity firm UpGuard’s $17m Series B round.

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Axonius nets $58m in Series C round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners

Cybersecurity startup Axonius has closed a $58m Series C funding round just seven months after closing its Series B round in August 2019.

How the coronavirus has affected the RegTech industry

The coronavirus has forced the global economy to grind into a halt. While the RegTech industry is not left unscathed, there are opportunities for those that look.

Neobank HM Bradley has officially launched

The US-based digital bank HMBradley has officially launched its services for the thousands of would-be users on its waitlist.

The FCA reminds banks that not all their employees need to be at the...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has told banks, building societies and credit unions that they need to carefully consider which of their workers should be able to work remotely in order to deal with COVID-19 appropriately.

Monzo’s founder won’t take out any salary for 12 months to help the company...

UK challenger bank Monzo has taken additional steps to protect the business against the pandemic-induced financial downturn. And it's not alone.