Deutsche Bank acquires Quantiguous Solutions to support Open Banking development

Deutsche Bank has acquired India-based Quantiguous Solutions, an API solution developer for financial institutions.

Digital banking software developer Bankingly pulls in $5.25m

Uruguay-based Bankingly, a digital banking solution developer for financial institutions, has raised $5.25m in its latest funding round.

Sweep, a new expense management platform, aims to shake up the market for start-ups...

Expense management platform Sweep is looking to automate expense tracking.

Accion Venture Lab launches $23m fund to invest in inclusive FinTech startups

The newly announced investment fund from Accion Venture Lab is set to smoothen the path for success for inclusive FinTech startups.

Upcoming SME bank Recognise picks Mambu for its banking infrastructure

Recognise is a new upcoming SME bank expected to launch in 2020. It has now taken another step towards the launch by tapping Mambu to provide its banking software.

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.

FIS has signed up German Opel Bank as its first European client for its...

Hot on the heels of having extended its partnership with PayPal, FIS has now signed its first European banking client to use its core banking system.

NatWest’s digital bank service for businesses Mettle offers FreeAgent for free to help small...

NatWest’s digital business bank account Mettle has signed a deal with FreeAgent to give its users free access to the cloud accountancy software developer’s services for free.

Minka has raised $3m to source more talent

Latin American FinTech Minka has enjoyed a $3m capital boost in a seed round led by The FinTech Collective. The news about the round comes after the region has enjoyed considerable growth in recent years.

Mobile app flaws could leave half of mobile banks at risk of fraud

Over half of bank mobile apps could leave companies and their clients exposed to fraud, according to a new report.

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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.

ESMA updates it Q&A on transparency issues under MiFID II and MiFIR

The EU’s securities markets regulator has updated today its questions and answers regarding transparency issues under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (MiFIR).

Insurtech UK and Seedrs team up to help promising startups connect with traditional insurers

The trade body Insurtech UK has partnered with investment platform Seedrs to connect emerging InsurTechs with investors and investors in an effort to encourage adoption of new technology.