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...

CreditEase expands VC team for FinTech investments

Chinese peer-to-peer lending firm CreditEase is expanding its VC team with the hire of the former global CIO at Standard Charter Bank, Anju Patwardhan.

Fidor appoints CFO to head up global expansion plans

Digital banking company Fidor has appointed a new global CFO ahead of its international expansion plans. Brad Whittfield will take on the newly-created role based in Fidor’s Dubai global expansion hub.

Financial Technology Partners names Paul VanderMarck as new managing director

Risk Management Solutions former-senior executive Paul VanderMarck has joined investment banking platform Financial Technology Partners as a managing director.

Konsentus expands team with UK Faster Payments chairman

Konsentus, a newly founded RegTech company, has expanded its team with the hire of Nick Caplan, chairman of UK Faster Payments.

Following ScaleFactor’s recent funding, David Loia named as VP of customers

Digital accounting company ScaleFactor has named David Loia as VP of customers.

BenefitMall names Scott Kirksey as new CEO

Employee benefits and payroll services provider BenefitMall has named its former president Scott Kirksey as the new CEO.

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.

truePTS hires former ICE technology head as CEO

Derivatives processing business truePTS, a spinout of digital trading platform operator trueEX, has appointed Zohar Hod as its CEO. Hod is joining the company from Intercontinental Exchange...

RegTech Kyckr brings in Tesco CEO Benny Higgins

Irish RegTech company Kyckr is set to bring in global banking executive Benny Higgins as non-executive chair.

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Aventus collects £2.6m in its funding round to help scale operations

Aventus, a B2B digital insurance platform, has collected £2.6m in its funding round which will be used to scale up the business.

No, the ECB won’t change its monetary policies because of the coronavirus

A top European Central Bank (ECB) executive has shot down the idea that there is a need to take monetary policy actions because of the coronavirus.

Barclays executives cleared of fraud charges

Three former Barclays executives accused of misconduct during the 2008 financial crises have been acquitted of funnelling £322m in secret fees to Qatar in return for rescue financing during the credit crisis.

The European Central Bank seeks advice on new payments statistics regulation

The European Central Bank (ECB) has issued a public consultation regarding its new regulation on payments statistics.

The number of FinTech deals under $1m in Sweden has more than halved since...

The Swedish FinTech market has shown signs of maturity between 2015 and 2019, most noticeably in the decreased frequency of deals valued under $1m...