Zeepay Ghana gets electronic money licence

Zeepay Ghana, an online remittance service, has reportedly received an electronic money issuer (EMI) licence from Bank of Ghana.

ESMA calls for evidence on credit rating information availability

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has called for evidence on the availability and use of credit rating information and data.

Three risks financial firms face when not being serious about protecting their digital assets

Every company has digital assets, but not all of them are doing enough to protect them, which could lead to massive problems down the line.

Last year’s jump in global RegTech activity was driven by increased investment in cybersecurity...

Cybersecurity companies continue to be leading the growth of the global RegTech sector when it comes to investment.

Sepio Systems closes new investment hot off the heels of its Series A

Sepio Systems, which offers rogue device mitigation software, has closed a $4m investment, just months after closing its Series A on $6.5m.

Sony Bank launches online banking service for English speaking customers in Japan

Japanese Sony Bank has unveiled a new English-language online banking service to make it easier for foreigners to open and manage their accounts.

MPower surpasses crowdfunding target, with two days still left on the fundraise

MPower, a startup aiming to improve access to clean energy and bolster financial inclusion, has collected £354,970 in a crowdfunding campaign.

Bitget makes big step in its goal of launching in the US

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitget reaches next milestone in its expansion to the US market after completing the registration with the US Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN).

Another Bulgarian payments startup closes funding this week

Bulgaria-based payments company Paynetics has closed a new €2.5m investment round.

Bulgaria’s phyre collects €1.55m in funding

phyre, a Bulgarian payments startup, has reportedly netted €1.55m in funding.