Martin Gilbert to step in as Revolut’s non-executive chairman

Having been first reported to be in talks with Revolut in July, Martin Gilbert has now publicly been confirmed as the challenger bank’s new non-executive chairman.

muinmos names Conor Ringland as new chief commercial officer

muinmos, an automated regulatory compliance platform, has named Conor Ringland as its new chief commercial officer.

US InsurTech Dovetail names new CEO

South Carolina InsurTech Dovetail Insurance has appointed Michael Ferber as its new chief executive officer. Dovetail provides a digital insurance product delivery platform for...

US Federal Reserve names 22 payments, security leaders for newly-launched anti-fraud initiative

The US Federal Reserve has picked 22 payments industry leaders and online fraud specialists as the launch members of its latest initiative help improve the US payment system.

TCV names fintech, software, IT specialist Ansari as latest general partner

Tech investment major TCV has promoted long-serving software, fintech and IT exec Nari Ansari to general partner.

InsurTech bolsters team with former Lloyd’s executive

Former Canopius corporate development head Sally Coryn has joined InsurTech company iX Technology Group as executive chair.

Andreessen Horowitz launches $300m crypto fund, alongside new general partner hire

Andreessen Horowitz has launched a new $300m venture fund that will invest into crypto companies and protocols.

RegTech adoption should not be pinned solely on regulators

The adoption of RegTech should not be pinned solely on regulators, more funding is needed from policymakers and legislators, according to panellists at the...

Idinvest brings in former Balderton principal Debock

European SME investor Idinvest Partners has brought in former Balderton Capital and XAnge Private Equity venture capitalist Nicolas Debock as an investment director.

How ADGM’s Financial Services Regulatory Authority is embracing FinTech

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global Market has been embracing innovation, growth and FinTech, but remains alert and cautious of potential technology risks according to CEO Richard Teng.

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77% physical security systems are in desperate need of an update

European IT executives are worried about the physical security of their systems, according to a new survey.

Five African nations placed on the FATF’s grey list because their weak money laundering...

The Financial Action Task Force (FATC) has placed Botswana, Ghana, Mauritius, Uganda and Zimbabwe on their grey list, meaning they need to do more to tackle money laundering and terrorism financing.

Just half of cloud vulnerabilities are a risk

Only half of the vulnerabilities in cloud containers actually pose a threat, despite this, vast resources are being deployed to fix them.

Money launderer ordered to pay back £1.24m in dirty cash

The Crown Prosecution Service has ordered convicted money launderer Thomas ‘Tommy’ Adams to repay more than £1,24m for his part on a money laundering network.

LANDRY et associés acquires e-commerce security platform NexuWeb

LANDRY et associés, a risk and performance consultant, has acquired e-commerce security and development solution NexuWeb.