ESMA seeks comments on distributed ledger technology usage

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has asked for evidence on distributed ledger technology (DLT) and their usage.

The FCA announce new Covid-19 guidelines for credit companies may be incoming

On Saturday, prime minister Boris Johnson announced that England would go into a second national lockdown. On the back of that, the to City watchdog has asked credit businesses to prepare for new guidelines.

Zwipe sets sights on $13.7m funding round this year

Norway-based biometric technology developer Zwipe is setting its sights on a $13.7m funding round.

FCA completes transition to new data collection platform

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has completed its move from Gabriel to RegData, the organisation’s new data collection platform.

Anti-fraud RegTech company Riskified files for its IPO

Fraud management platform Riskified has filed for its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange.

Cybersecurity assessment required for US pipelines following Colonial attack

A Biden administration directive will require US pipeline operators to conduct a cybersecurity assessment on their pipelines following the recent Colonial Pipeline hack.

Challenger bank Knab taps facial biometrics company iProov for its customer authentication services

Dutch online bank Knab prides itself on supplying a human service backed by the latest technology. To that end, it has just teamed up with biometrics company iProov.

Signicat secures second round of Horizon 2020 funding

Signicat, a provider of electronic identity and electronic signature solutions, has secured €1.36m in phase two funding from the EU's Horizon 2020 programme.

What’s the biggest challenge facing RegTechs during lockdown?

While social distancing rules may be easing in some regions of the world, other countries are contemplating reinstating lockdowns. So what does that mean for RegTech companies?

Cybersecurity-focused C5 Capital leads $17m Series B for Blue Cedar

Mobile app security start-up Blue Cedar has raised $17m in a Series B funding round led by C5 Capital, as the VC continues its...

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Hong Kong-based Babel Finance closes Series A

Hong Kong-based Babel Finance has closed its Series A on $40m to support the development of its crypto finance platform.

DigitalOwl lands Series A for medical record technology

DigitalOwl, a Natural Language Processing (NLP) technology for deeply analysing and summarising medical records that aids insurers, has raised $20m in Series A funding.

UBS expands US foothold with Wealthfront take-over

Investment bank UBS has entered into an agreement to acquire automated wealth management provider Wealthfront in a $1.4bn all-cash deal.

TrueLayer is taking European banking by storm

European open banking platform TrueLayer has expanded its operations, adding Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland and Portugal, for open banking data (AIS) and payments (PIS).

Supply chain security firm Scribe bags $7m seed funding

Software supply chain security company Scribe Security has raised $7m from a seed funding round headed by Elron Ventures.

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