Global blockchain market to be worth $39.7bn in 2025

In the next five years the global blockchain market’s value is expected to jump from $3bn to $39.7bn at a compound annual growth rate of 67.3%, according to new research.

skew. launches crypto-trading platform on the back of new $5m financing round

London-based FinTech startup skew. is aiming to create the gateway to a cryptocurrency markets and has just picked up $5m to make it happen. Octopus...

Checkout.com becomes the Libra Association’s newest member as the crypto project is seemingly gaining...

Having lost some of its founding members when the public scrutiny got fierce, the Libra Association has now added Checkout.com to its membership as things seem to be moving faster for the cryptocurrency project.

55 Italian banks will use SIA’s new blockchain infrastructure to boost their management process...

FinTech SIA has launched a new blockchain infrastructure to power the Italian Banking Association’s Spunta Banca DLT application, which allows the reconciliation of reciprocal accounts among Italian banks through the use of distributed ledger technology.

25 FinTech deals from last week and what they tell you about the state...

The FinTech funding rounds over the past week show that the coronavirus continues to affect the sector and also provide an opportunity to look closer at India's industry.

Facebook to recruit 50 people in Ireland to work on its digital wallet project...

It seems as if Facebook is still serious about getting the ball rolling with the cryptocurrency initiative Libra as the social media giant has announced plans to hire 50 people to work on its FinTech project.

Money Button announces new Invisible Money Button to make it easier to embed the...

Microtransactions company Money Button has unveiled the Invisible Money Button solution to make it easier for businesses using the platform to fully embed the payments into their website or app.

Applied Blockchain raises £2m to support development of data protection platform

Applied Blockchain, a distributed solution developer, has netted £2m in a funding round led by Hong Kong-based venture investor QBN Capital.

Bittrex Global rolls out its credit and debit card service to 125 more countries

Trading and digital wallet company Bittrex Global has announced that customers in 125 more countries will be able to use its services as part of the crypto exchange's expansion.

Lykke receives investment from Hanwha Systems

Lykke, a Switzerland-based cryptocurrency exchange, has received an investment from South Korea’s Hanwha Systems, a technology solution developer.

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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.