InsurTech Sapiens International Corporation hires new regional director DACH

InsurTech Sapiens International Corporation has hired industry veteran Mathias Harrassowitz as its new regional director DACH.

FinTech recruiter Storm2 has secured $3m from Puffin Point Investment

Founded in 2019, FinTech recruiter Storm2 has collected additional funding from Puffin Point Investments to fuel its acceleration efforts.

Tide names first non-executive chairs and hints of upcoming Series C

FinTech Tide has named Donald Brydon as its first independent non-executive chair at the same time as the London-based startup hints of an upcoming Series C round.

Curve hires former PayPal finance director as its first CFO

Having just finished a six-year stint as finance director and head of European pricing at PayPal, Scott Weller has now joined Curve as the FinTech's first CFO and its latest high-profile hire.

Revolut COO Richard Davies leaves to join Allica bank as its new CEO

New business bank Allica Bank has named Richard Davies as its CEO. He joins after having served a year as COO of challenger bank Revolut.

Nicolas Weng Kan has been named as smart money app Yolt’s new CEO

Nicolas Weng Kan, the former Google Compare and Confused.com CEO, has been named as the new head honcho of smart money app Yolt.

Matt Ellenthal joins InsurtTech100 company Insuritas as chief marketing officer

InsurTech company Insuritas has recruited industry veteran Matt Ellenthal as its new chief marketing officer.

ING has hired former FCA and HM Treasury veteran Lisa Walker as head of...

Dutch financial powerhouse ING has appointed Lisa Walker as head of compliance in the UK and Middle East.

48 FinTech funding rounds you missed in the last two weeks

The last two weeks have seen everything from huge $1bn investments rounds to undisclosed seed rounds. Let's check some of them out.

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.

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Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority penalises SEB with $112m fine for AML failings

The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (SFSA) has given Nordic bank SEB with a SEK1bn ($112m) administrative fine after failings in its anti-money laundering efforts.

Swedbank is being investigated by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority for suspected compliance breaches

The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (SFSA) has initiated an investigation into Swedbank for suspected breaches of market abuse.

The European Banking Authority releases online survey for support on ESG risks

The European Banking Authority (EBA) issued a online survey to credit institutions to offer guidance on the disclosure of information on environmental social governance (ESG) risks.

The European Central Bank is reducing the burden of reporting for banks

The European Central Bank (ECB) has reduced the reporting burden banks in Europe face without impacting the amount of information it is able to collect.

The UK’s FCA launches new review of unsecured credit market

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched a review of the future regulation of the unsecured credit market, which could see crackdown on companies

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