ESMA offers more clarity around EMIR

The European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) is a tricky piece of legislation to get your head around. Luckily, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has now offered some clarity.

Marqeta bags $150m in new valuations amidst speculations it’s going public in the next...

FinTech unicorn Marqeta has more than doubled its official valuation to $4.3bn on the back of a $150m funding round.

Stellar Development Foundation injects $550,000 into SatoshiPay despite COVID-19 restrictions

SatoshiPay is set to keep developing its B"B solution after the the Stellar Development Foundation made a strategic investment of $550,000 by way of convertible loan notes into the company.

New digital habits will force every fourth European bank branch to close in the...

Challenger banks had already started a revolution in digital banking, but with the coronavirus pushing these changes to become permanent it could mean that one in four European bank branches will be forced to close by 2023.

Revolut reveals that cryptocurrency trading is returning to normal after a COVID-19 dip

Interest in trading in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies dropped as the coronavirus started to spread around the world, but new data from Revolut indicates a return to normal levels.

The global cyber insurance market expected to reach $28.6bn by 2026

The global cyber insurance market is expected to be worth around $28.6bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 24.9% from 2019, according to a study from Allied Market Research.

Why insurers should focus on digitising the customer journey from the ground up

Insurance firms should only begin experimenting with new and exciting customer experiences once they get the basics right, says Mark Moran, head of product at insurance customer engagement platform ManageMy.

Three ways the coronavirus could change RegTech

From: RegTech Analyst The COVID-19 pandemic has presented the RegTech community with both challenges and opportunities. It’s easy to see how society has changed over...

Solidatus integrates with Collibra in bid to boost functionality

Solidatus, the data lineage and business relationship mapping solution, has announced its integrating with RegTech unicorn Collibra to enable data to flow more easily between the two platforms.

GoBear puts its paws around $17m in new investment round

About a year ago, GoBear collected a $80m in an investment round. Now it's back with a new round of capital, although at a more modest amount.

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Challenger bank bunq releases third version of its app as it deals with the...

Neobank bunq has updated its platform with new features aimed at changing the way people think about banking, including new charity functions that allow them to help businesses struggling because of the coronavirus.

Why should firms place more importance on boosting their email security?

With the coronavirus forcing masses of people to work from home, it has only accentuated the cyber risks businesses face from “human-activated” cyberattacks, according...

AUSTRAC introduces new rules to help victims of domestic abuse escape financial dependency

The Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (ASUTRAC) has changed the rules regarding money laundering and terrorism financing in order to help people fleeing domestic abuse become financially independent more easily.

Veruna establishes partnership with Insuritas

Veruna, which has built an agency management system on the Salesforce platform, has established a strategic partnership with Insuritas.

Starling Bank closes £40m in funding, just months after its former round

UK challenger bank Starling Bank, has secured a further £40m in funding, just months after raising £60m.