FCA research reveals 1.1 million spike in crypto asset buyers and many were convinced...

An estimated 2.6 million UK consumers have bought cryptoassets at some point, new research from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) reveals.

Aximetria releases new tool AxiCheck to enable people to see how tolerant their banks...

The Swiss crypto service Aximetria has launched a service solution to check bank cards for crypto tolerance, enabling users to see how likely their banks are to block a cryptocurrency transaction.

20 FinTech rounds from last week you can’t afford to be unaware of

FinTech companies, RegTech ventures, InsurTech startups and challenger banks raised money in the last week. This is what you can learn from the 20 FinTech rounds we reported on.

Starling Bank’s co-founder’s new cryptocurrency startup Ziglu secures £5.25m in seed funding

Having left Starling Bank back in 2016, Mark Hipperson is now back with his new venture Ziglu, which has just bagged £5.25m in seed capital.

Bitcoin wallet HandCash bags new investment from Two Hop Ventures and Unbounded Capital

HandCash fashions itself the embodiment of bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto's vision and now it has strengthened its financial muscles to keep developing its cryptocurrency wallet through a new funding round.

BnkToTheFuture opens up equity offering for crypto interest income and lending platform Celsius Network

Online FinTech and crypto investment company BnkToTheFuture is opening up for its investors to invest in Celsius Network's new equity offering.

Mobile apps to drive the growth of crypto asset management segment to be worth...

The global crypto asset management market is estimated to grow from $400m in 2020 to $1.1bn in 2025, representing a compound annual growth rate of 23.8%.

CoinCorner said to have launched UK first bitcoin cashback service

Cryptocurrency exchange CoinCorner has launched a new service that will reward customers with bitcoin when they shop online.

Do you have insights about cryptocurrencies, digital banking and RegTech? Then this regulator wants...

The US might be about to change its rules about cryptocurrencies, RegTech and digital banking in a big way.

SEBA Bank launches cryptocurrency and blockchain education scheme together with three universities

Swiss digital-first lender SEBA Bank has unveiled a new education platform SEBAversity together with the Frankfurt School Blockchain Center, the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, and the University of Zurich.

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Lloyds Bank taps Minna Technologies and Visa for new digital bank subscription management tool

Lloyds Bank has announced that its customers will soon be empowered to better view, manage and amend their subscriptions through its banking app.

Opera to acquire digital bank Fjord Bank

Browser provider Opera is looking to buy challenger bank Fjord Bank in a bid to further accelerate Opera's European FinTech operations.

FinTech unicorn Marqeta prepares for IPO

Rumours about Marqeta going public have found new energy as sources say the payment card issuing startup is in talks with investment banks for an initial public offering (IPO).

Wirecard’s Dublin office raided by police

Irish police raided failed payments technology giant Wirecard's Dublin offices at the end of last week.

Nicolas Weng Kan has been named as smart money app Yolt’s new CEO

Nicolas Weng Kan, the former Google Compare and Confused.com CEO, has been named as the new head honcho of smart money app Yolt.