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.

Telegram forced to return $1.2bn to investors that backed its cryptocurrency project and pay...

Telegram's battle with the American authorities has ended with the social media app agreeing to pay back all the proceeds made from its cryptocurrency project and to pay a hefty fine.

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.

Celsius secures $30m in new investment round led by cryptocurrency company Tether International

Blockchain-powered income and lending app Celsius Network has bagged $30m in a new equity round with Tether, the largest stablecoin issuer with a 90% market share, as its lead investor.

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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Checkout.com warns businesses could risk losing $20bn because legitimate online payments are rejected as...

Businesses risk losing over $20bn annually due to legitimate transactions being rejected as fraudulent, which could cause a serious dent in their coffers as they recover from Covid-19, according to new research from Checkout.com.

SoftBank ups stake in PolicyBazaar despite the InsurTech’s CEO claiming the previous investment was...

Insurance marketplace PolicyBazaar has reportedly raised a further $130m from SoftBank, despite the chief executive believing the previous expansion efforts led by the bank were a "mistake."

ESMA updates its data reporting guidance document for MiFIR

On Wednesday July 8, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) announced that it had updated its document on data reporting under the Market in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR).

ESMA updates its guidance regarding data reporting under EMIR

The EU’s securities markets regulator has updated its questions and answers document on practical questions regarding data reporting issues under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

Saudi Arabia-based Lean said to raise $4.5m in its seed round

Saudi Arabia-based Lean has reportedly raised $4.5m in a seed funding round, which was led by RAED Venture.