The coronavirus represents a “return to chaos” that could benefit FinTech companies

COVID-19 has plunged financial markets into chaos, but the pandemic also represents both challenges and opportunities for FinTech companies as they adjust to a whole new reality.

Is the appeal of data analytics wearing off?

Despite the hype around big data and data analytics, questions are placed on if it has it even come close to living up to the potential placed upon it.

How NaviPlan is helping advisors improve financial planning

Too many people still do not have a financial plan in place and are unaware of how vital it is for themselves and their families, according to Angela Pecoraro, CEO of financial software developer Advicent.

Why financial institutions can become the leaders of digital investing

There is little room in the market for standalone investment management services, Nucoro COO Nikolai Hack told FinTech Global.

Why Robo-advisers are still in the Stone Age

Robo-advisers have been a major point of discussion in recent years. However, Embark Group CEO Phil Smith believes we’re not even out of the “stone age” of them yet.

Will cybersecurity remain the biggest RegTech sector in the world?

No other RegTech sector has attracted as much investment as cybersecurity companies – and it doesn’t seem like that’s going to change anytime soon.

How the UK is still appealing to investors despite Brexit

Ever since the UK voted to leave Europe in 2016, there has been a cloud of uncertainty on the FinTech market. Most discussions painted it as doom and gloom, but the amount of capital still being deployed to the country’s FinTechs, suggests things might be fine.

Will InsurTech startups come out as the big winners of the coronavirus pandemic?

COVID-19 could be great for the InsurTech industry as the crisis highlight where insurers’ shortcomings are. But that does not mean there won’t be hard times ahead.

Why is the Australian FinTech market becoming appealing to investors?

Investment into Australian FinTech skyrocketed last year, but why has it become so appealing?

Why Brexit will continue to be a big challenge for financial services firms

Despite being more than three years in the making, the UK’s divorce from the EU is still a cause of great uncertainty for financial services firms.

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RegTech deals in Asia hit a five-quarter high despite the coronavirus outbreak

RegTech companies in the region completed ten transactions raising $40.3m in total

CapBridge Financial has picked up $2m in a equity round

Singapore-based FinTech CapBridge has reportedly picked up new money in an investment round from SGInnovate and Cyberport Macro Fund.

PropTech startup Brickowner has smashed its crowdfunding target on Seedrs

Having reaped huge success with crowdfunding in the past, Brickowner has now returned to Seedrs for an additional cash injection.

Singapore-based ShuttleOne picks up $500,000 in new funding round

Blockchain-powered FinTech ShuttleOne has bulked up its financial muscles to improve its technology after picking up a round of funding led by Sirius Venture Capital.

InsurTech EIS Group has launched its platform in the UK

British carriers have a new set of tools to create new insurance products after the EIS Group announced it was launching in the UK.