PayGroup aims aims to raise at least $5.5m in its IPO

Multi-currency payroll and human resources company PayGroup is looking to raise between $5.5m and $8.5m in its IPO.

CXA bags $25m in its latest funding round

Asia-based health, wealth and wellness service provider CXA Group has secured $25m in its new funding round.

Blockchain-focused PE firm receives 8-figure investment from European family office

Blockchain-focused private equity firm Stonegate Digital Capital Group has received an eight-figure investment from an unnamed European family office.

Growish picks up €400,000 for group payments platform

Milan-based group payments platform Growish has picked up €400,000 in a fresh round of funding. The company says the funding will be used to expand in its native Italian market and launch overseas.

Vietnam bank selects NICE authentication solution to tackle fraud in the region

A Vietnamese bank has picked up NICE’s real-time authentication solution to protect its customers from fraud attempts. The RegTech's solution and fraud prevention services are set to...

Aquiline to focus on InsurTech, FinTech with new fund

Aquiline Capital Partners, a mid-market firm investing in the financial services sector, has launched a new Technology Growth Fund.

London-based Bud lands £1.5m, signs deal with HSBC

Bud, a London-based banking app and website that aggregates financial services, has raised £1.5m in funding.

FNA nets $5.5m in its Series A round led by IQ Capital

FNA, which supplies risk management services to financial institutions, has netted $5.5m in its Series A round.

Vulcan Cyber closes $4m round to eliminate vulnerability remediation gap

Israeli startup Vulcan Cyber has closed a $4m seed funding round to eliminate the vulnerability remediation gap that exposes enterprises to cyber risk.

Wefox gathers $125m in Series B round as it eyes rest of Europe

Berlin-based InsurTech Wefox has reportedly raised $125m for its Series B funding round led by Mubadala Ventures. The Abu Dhabi government's venture arm used its newly...

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Check out the FinTech and RegTech firms picked for Plug and Play Japan’s latest...

An eclectic group of startups from around the world has been chosen to take part in Plug and Play Japan’s winter and spring batch.

The Swedish central bank to test its digital defences against the EU’s TIBER-EU cybersecurity...

The Riksbank may be the world’s oldest central bank, but it is still recognising the evolving threats it has to deal with.

Researchers fooled facial recognition software in payment kiosks with a mask

All it takes to fool facial recognition software is to put on a printed mask, according to new research.

FinTech Fincera’s CEO detained by Chinese police for suspected financial crime

Li Yonghui, the chairman and CEO of New York-listed FinTech firm Fincera, has been detained by Chinese police under suspicion of illegally accepting public funds.

Customers accuse Curve of incurring higher fees by sending them corporate cards they didn’t...

UK FinTech is facing criticism again after customers received cards with higher fees than what they asked for.