EBA warns drain of talent will impact regulation of crypto

A chair of the European Banking Authority (EBA) has said European regulators are facing challenges in finding talent to help regulate the cryptocurrency industry.
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Virtualness lands $8m in seed financing raise

Virtualness, a US-based provider of a mobile-first platform to help navigate the Web3 space, has scored $8m in seed funding.

Huiyin launches $20m bitcoin-dedicated fund

Chinese investment firm Huiyin Group is launching a $20m bitcoin and blockchain-focused investment subsidiary - Huiyin Blockchain Ventures (HBV)

Orchid reels in $4.7m to use blockchain to remove internet censorship

Orchid Labs, which is using blockchain to free the internet of surveillance and censorship, has reportedly raised $4.7m in seed funding.

Red Violet picks up minority stake in Dragonchain

Cogint’s subsidiary Red Violet Blockchain and Analytical Solutions has acquired a minority stake in Dragonchain.

Blockchain, crypto VC firm Pantera raises up to $71m for Fund 3

Blockchain and crypto technology-focused investor Pantera Capital has raised up to $71m in the fundraise for its third flagship fund.

Dubai launches the region’s first blockchain know your customer data-sharing consortium

The Middle East Africa and South Asia region is getting its first know your customer (KYC) data-sharing consortium in Dubai.

KR1 hits £4.5m in profits in the first half of 2019 despite bitcoin volatility

KR1, an investment company focusing on the blockchain ecosystem, has announced it made a profit of £4.5m in the first six months of 2019. George...

Blockchain solution developer SettleMint secures €1.9m in funding

Blockchain solution developer SettleMint has secured €1.9m in an investment round which will support the international expansion of the platform.

AlgoTrader is introducing the future of trading

AlgoTrader is empowering banks and other financial institutions around the world. With its new crypto-solution WIRESWARM the scaleup is taking another step towards the...

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The ten biggest FinTech deals this week raised $503m - check out this weeks 24 deals

The ten biggest FinTech deals this week raised $503m – check out this weeks...

The ten biggest deals of the week raised a total of $503m, as the market sees a lot of smaller deals.
10 communications compliance trends in 2023

10 communications compliance trends in 2023

As 2022 enters its final month, it is time to look into the new year. Theta Lake, a security and compliance platform for modern collaboration tools, has outlined the 10 trends it sees coming to fruition in 2023.
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Vitesse, Yokahu and FloodFlash to support climate vulnerable communities

FinTech Vitesse, climate risk insurance platform Yokahu and parametric InsurTech FloodFlash have teamed up to support climate vulnerable communities after extreme weather events.
Identity fraud doubles in crypto and banking in 2022

Identity fraud doubles in crypto and banking in 2022

Identity fraud has doubled in crypto and banking during 2022, as a new report on fraud shows the worrying state of attacks.
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InsurTech unicorn bolttech partners with Max Solutions

InsurTech unicorn bolttech has partnered with Max Solutions Service, a subsidiary of PTG, to offer insurance on the card’s Max Me application.

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