Singapore-based credit scoring network Points nets $8m in funding

Blockchain-based credit scoring platform Points has netted $8m in funding, as the company launches its first credit network. Contributions to the round came from firms...

Bizagi picks up $48m from private equity firm Invus

UK-headquartered business process management platform Bizagi has picked up a $48m minority investment from private equity firm Invus.

ExtractAlpha raises new round for investor intelligence

ExtractAlpha, a data-driven research firm aimed at institutional investors, has raised an undisclosed seed round of funding.

Ushur closes $12m Series A from 8VC

Ushur, a provider of automated customer engagement solutions, has closed a $12m Series A round of funding.

Crux comes out of stealth, raises $10m Series A

Informatics company Crux has exited stealth alongside the close of a $10m Series A financing round.

Nauto secures $159m for its Series B investment round

Nauto has secured $159m in its Series B funding round led by a SoftBank Group subsidiary and Greylock Partners.

Candex picks up $3.5m in funding round

Payments support platform Candex has secured $3.5m in its Seed funding round. Contributions to the round came from Edenred Capital Partners, Partech Ventures, Advisors.Fund, Camp...

OpenGamma grabs $13.3m for rick-as-a-service software

Financial services software provider OpenGamma has raised $13.3m in a new round of funding. The investment was led by Accel and ICAP with individual investor...

Check out the four African FinTech startups incubator MEST just invested in

The pan-African incubator MEST is one of the continent’s biggest tech hubs. It just unveiled its latest cohort of startups.

IG Group buys exchange market research portal DailyFX for $40m

Online trading platform IG Group is acquiring news and research portal DailyFX from foreign exchange market broker FXCM.

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How the coronavirus has affected the RegTech industry

The coronavirus has forced the global economy to grind into a halt. While the RegTech industry is not left unscathed, there are opportunities for those that look.

Neobank HM Bradley has officially launched

The US-based digital bank HMBradley has officially launched its services for the thousands of would-be users on its waitlist.

The FCA reminds banks that not all their employees need to be at the...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has told banks, building societies and credit unions that they need to carefully consider which of their workers should be able to work remotely in order to deal with COVID-19 appropriately.

Monzo’s founder won’t take out any salary for 12 months to help the company...

UK challenger bank Monzo has taken additional steps to protect the business against the pandemic-induced financial downturn. And it's not alone.

FinTechs could see rise in customers following the coronavirus pandemic

While FinTechs might be fearing the impact of the coronavirus on their business, it might actually be a beneficial thing for them, a study from financial advisory firm deVere Group claims.