Acuant acquires former strategic partner IdentityMind

Identity verification solution developer Acuant has acquired its former strategic partner IdentityMind.

How the coronavirus will affect different segments of the FinTech industry

As COVID-19 rages on across the world, the affects on the FinTech segment of the economy is already letting itself be known.

FinTech unicorns and startups to face a coronavirus-created “vicious cycle” that could slash their...

The global COVID-19 outbreak could worsen business and funding conditions as well as changing private FinTechs’ exit options, according to a new report.

Intuit to acquire Credit Karma in $7.1bn deal to help people struggling with their...

Two Fintech companies who say they share a mission of solving finance problems for people will work closely together after a new acquisition deal.

Small World adds French market to its network after MoneyGlobe acquisition

Money transfer company Small World Financial Services has acquired international payments company MoneyGlobe.

Alphacomm to improve fraud capabilities with new acquisition

Payments company Alphacomm will improve its anti-fraud capabilities through the acquisition of Mi-Pay.

VersaPay’s shareholders agree to sell the company to Great Hill Partners

FinTech VersaPay is one step closer to being acquired by 1233518 B.C., an affiliate of private equity firm Great Hill Partners, after shareholders voted...

Klarna aims to strengthen its underwriting capabilities through Moneymour acquisition

Swedish FinTech unicorn Klarna has bought Italian payment company Moneymour from its founders and minority investors.

BioCatch acquires AimBrain’s biometric tools

BioCatch, a behavioural biometrics platform, has acquired AimBrain’s authentication platform for an undisclosed amount.

Aon looks to boost cyber insurance operations with new deal

Aon, a risk, retirement and health solutions provider, has acquired Canadian cybersecurity platform Cytelligence.

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FundRock taps Zeidler’s due diligence services

FundRock, a UCITS management company and alternative investment fund manager, has chosen Zeidler to improve its conduct due diligence.

The UK’s FCA outlines priorities for the next year

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has outlined its business priorities for the year ahead and has put a focus on challenges presented by the coronavirus crisis.

E-commerce fraud to exceed $25bn by 2024

E-commerce merchant losses caused by online payment fraud will exceed $25bn in 2024, a significant jump from the $17bn expected to occur in 2020, according to a study from Juniper Research.

Airbnb raises $1bn to tackle the coronavirus crisis

PropTech giant Airbnb has raised $1bn as it is dealing with a massive drop in business after COVID-19 caused huge disruptions in the travel industry.

BukuWarung said to close seed funding to help it grow its market presence

Indonesia bookkeeping app BukuWarung has reportedly closed a seed funding round which was led by East Ventures.