German challenger bank Fidor acquired by France’s BPCE

German online bank Fidor Bank has been acquired by Groupe BPCE, Frances second-largest banking group. The price of the deal is undisclosed.

The Federal Reserve is giving stakeholders more time to comment on new risk-capital requirements...

A new framework for risk-based capital is in the works in the US. Now, FinTech companies have until January 22 to make their views heard.

Ontnomio partners with Daimler for new automotive services

Ontnomio, a provider of automotive data services, has partnered with car manufacturer Daimler for the creation of new services.

ShiftLeft grabs $20m Series B to broaden product portfolio

Digital application security platform ShiftLeft has raised $20m for its Series B round to support expansion of its available products.

Finicity, Freddie Mac Loan Advisor partner to automate asset management

Real-time data aggregator Finicity has partnered with Freddie Mac Loan AdvisorSM to automate income and asset management.

India’s central bank sooths e-wallet customers’ cancellation fears with new low KYC accounts

Millions of digital wallet users can keep their accounts after the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) new move.

Visa reveals point of sale cyberattacks against fuel merchants and a hospitality firm

Cybercriminals hijacked fuel merchants' networks in North America this summer to steal payment card data.

Quantexa collects $20m in Dawn Capital-led round

Quantexa, a company leveraging big data analytics to tackle complex financial crime, has raised $20m in Series B funding.

CLARA boosts its partnership with Australian insurer QBE

CLARA analytics, which deploys AI-powered solutions to the commercial insurance space, has boosted its relationship with QBE Insurance.

Become nets $10m in Series A led by Benson Oak Ventures

Become, an online lending platform for small and medium-sized businesses, has netted $10m in its Series A round.

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Wirecard scandal costs Commerzbank €175m in bad loans

Commerzbank is the latest company to feel the shock waves of Wirecard's collapse, with the beleaguered firm having had a €200m ($237.51m) credit facility with the German lender.

kompany bags almost €6m in new round

Know you customer company kompany has raised close to €6m almost a year to the day after its most recent round.

Apple said to be buying mobile payment company Mobeewave

Technology giant Apple has reportedly acquired mobile payment technology developer Mobeewave to potentially transform iPhones into payment terminals.

Affirm could be the next FinTech to launch its IPO and could reach a...

Buy now, pay later company Affirm may be the next FinTech to be eyeing an initial public offering, which could see it valued at a mammoth $10bn.

Check out these 32 RegTech funding rounds from July

In the midst of the Covid-19 crisis, these 32 RegTech companies have successfully secured funding over the last month.