CFC acquires cyber insurance underwriter

Specialist insurance provider CFC has acquired ThreatInformer, a provider cyber insurance underwriting, broking and reinsurance.

LendingTree diversifies with CompareCards buy

Credit card comparison company CompareCards in the being bought by LendingTree through the firm’s acquisition of Iron Horse Holdings.

Experian acquires ClearScore in £275m deal

Experian, a data and information platform, has acquired personal finance and credit scoring platform ClearScore, for £275m.

Payments challenger Airwallex confirms unicorn status with DST Global-led Series C round

Cross-border payments challenger Airwallex has confirmed its unicorn status by passing a $1bn valuation through its latest funding round.

Ingenico expands Indian presence with TechProcess acquisition

Payments network Ingenico is acquiring Indian electronic payments provider Tech Process. The financial terms of the deal are undisclosed.

Digital identity startup Proxy acquires wearable technology company Motiv

Proxy is planning to make a big leap forward into how connected devices are being used by acquiring Motiv, the startup behind an internet of things (IoT) enabled ring.

VMware acquires Carbon Black in $2.1bn deal

VMware, a software provider for digital infrastructure, has agreed to acquire cloud-native endpoint protection platform Carbon Black in a deal with $2.1bn.

Accenture acquires NIKE Group to bolster its RegTech and compliance capabilities

Leading professional services firm Accenture has bought NIKE Group, an Italian consulting firm that provides regulatory technology services and solutions to financial services firms. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

LSE agrees to $27bn deal for Blackstone-backed Refinitiv

London Stock Exchange Group has agreed to buy Refinitiv in a $27bn deal with a Blackstone-led consortium and Thomas Reuters.

Jack Henry & Associates acquires digital banking platform Geezeo

Jack Henry & Associates, a payment processor, has acquired digital financial management startup Geezeo.

News Stories

Five things financial institutions must know before using AI and machine learning to comply...

Machine learning and artificial intelligence is often hailed as the next big thing in RegTech, but what can you do to avoid them becoming empty buzz words.

Trax Print uses its technology to help fight Covid-19

Document protection and anti-fraud company Trax Print has formed a partnership with Zoono to build a dynamic sanitisation certificate.

Laika closes its equity financing round on $10m

Information security and compliance-as-a-service platform Laika has closed an equity financing round on $10m.

Tech Nation names the 31 UK FinTechs in its new accelerator

Tech Nation has named the 31 UK-based FinTech startups it has welcomed into it latest accelerator programme.

illimity Bank buys 50% of Fabrick’s stake in HYPE Money

illimity Bank and Fabrick have entered an agreement to the shared ownership open banking platform HYPE Money.

Watch the exclusive webinar with McKinsey and Akur8 to find out more 

How to capture value from pricing analytics in P&C insurance post COVID-19?

Don't miss our news & research. Subscribe to our daily newsletter!

29205