Here’s why your employees are your biggest cybersecurity risk

The cybersecurity threat is constantly evolving and the day a firm believes they have achieved all there is to achieve, is the day they will fall foul to the next emerging risk; the Insider Threat, according to Tony Pepper, CEO at Egress.

Majority of firms are still not MiFID II compliant, is RegTech the answer?

The majority of buy-side firms are still a way off from being MiFID II compliant; however, RegTech will be pivotal to the industry in the future.

How increased accountability is impacting the financial market

SM&CR has increased emphasis on personal accountability within firms and caused many senior managers to abandon ship for less risky roles, Ascent partner lead Maria Phillips told FinTech Global.

FinTech investors outline the most-attractive opportunities over the next year

FinTech remains hugely attractive to investors across the UK and Europe as it evolves beyond simple apps carrying out single transactions into services based on customer relationships and trust.

How Brexit could change one of the most important laws for financial firms

With days left until the UK officially leaves the EU, David Clee, CEO of MirrorWeb, explains how the divorce may change how British businesses operate.

Is it fear of automation or something else that keeps big banks from adopting...

Lots of huge financial institutions talk the talk about innovation, but few seem to walk the walk and actually implement RegTech solutions. That is according...

InsurTech CEOs believe there has to be a better way

Insurance is just one vertical where startups are trying to declutter the user experiences, to create more efficient services which provide customers with greater transparency.

InsurTech’s investment opportunities are found in back office innovation

Insurance firms are beginning to understand technology’s importance in back office processes, according to Aquiline Capital Partners Aquiline Technology Growth head Max Chee in a research interview with FinTech Global.

Is rebundling still the answer for FinTechs

FinTech started by unbundling services, but the next stage is for them to rebundle and add more services to their offerings, according to Edison Partners managing partner Chris Sugden in a research interview with FinTech Global.

A pension dashboard can evolve retirement investment advice

A pension dashboard would help robo advisors to improve the obstacle course of retirement planning, according to EValue chief development director Andrew Storey in a research interview with FinTech Global.

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RegTech unicorn OneTrust doubles its valuation within a year

Data compliance developer OneTrust has more than doubled its valuation in a year to $2.7bn, after it closed a new $210m Series B.

PayPal and BT hackers jailed after defrauding over 2,000 people

Seven out of eight gang members have been jailed after defrauding thousands of people through hacking PayPal and BT accounts.

Brace looks to build new software after funding round

Brace, a digital mortgage-service platform, has secured $10m in its Series A which will help it launch new software services for the lending space.

Cyber insurance startup At-Bay collects $34m in its Series B

Cyber insurance platform At-Bay has collected $34m in its Series B round which was led by Acrew Capital and Munich Re Ventures.

ZeroFOX secures $74m in funding as it eyes global expansion

Cybersecurity company ZeroFOX has closed its latest funding round on $74m, as it looks to accelerate its global expansion.