Data platform ActionIQ bags $32m in Series C round

ActionIQ, a customer data platform enabling companies to offer personalized experiences, has bagged $32m in its Series C round.

How Marqeta and Mastercard team up could spell out great news for European challenger...

Payments platform Marqeta has become a certified Mastercard processor and this could give European challenger banks reason to celebrate.

Float raises funds as it looks to make expansion into Australasia

Cash flow forecasting software Float has reportedly closed a £1.5m funding round as it looks to move into Australia and New Zealand markets.

Plotly Technologies receives funding from fellow AI company

Plotly Technologies, an analytics software developer, has received a $1.7m investment from fellow AI company Scale AI.

Meet the 16 startups selected for Accenture’s new FinTech Innovation Lab London cohort

Accenture has picked 16 new promising startups from such varied disciplines as InsurTech, RegTech, open data and capital markets to take part of its UK-based accelerator programme.

ING spins out analytics platform Katana into its own startup

Dutch banking and financial services company ING has not only spun out Katana, but also contributed to the venture’s new £3m funding round.

FCA and Bank of England propose changes to improve data and analytics

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Bank of England has revealed plans to enhance its data and analytics capabilities to enhance monitoring of the UK’s financial sector.

S&P Global has acquired 451 Research in new deal

Credit ratings and capital market analytics company S&P Global has acquired 451 Research, a research and advisory firm.

ESG data platform MioTech raises Series A+

MioTech, an AI platform empowering sustainable finance, has raised a Series A+ round which was led by Horizons Ventures. Capital from the round will be...

Kamakura’s new suite helps Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad’s digitalisation process remain compliant

Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad’s taps RegTech Kamakura Corporation to ensure its digitalisation process remains compliant.

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UK regulator orders British banks to explain their overdraft rate hikes

Several UK banks have changed their overdraft rates to be around 40%, more than double some of their previous charges. Now the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) wants to understand why.

Seven of the top 10 InsurTech deals in Asia were raised by companies in...

InsurTech companies in Asia present an attractive investment opportunity due to the many underinsured population groups present across the region. The traditional insurance market...

Travelex’s offerings are finally back online after almost a months’ outage caused by a...

From: RegTech Analyst Travelex’s foreign exchange services were crippled on New Year’s Eve when the company discovered a ransomware in its system. Almost a month later, Travelex...

UK consumer confidence doubles over the past decade

UK consumer confidence in financial institutions has doubled since 2010, according to research from Harris Interactive.

CFTC slams trader with $10m fine

A US regulator has fined a commodity pool operator over $10m for allegedly filling misleading statements and failing to implementing an adequate supervisory system to prevent such misstatements.