Crypto exchange Gemini teams with Plaid to bridge traditional and crypto...
Crypto exchange Gemini has teamed up with open banking platform Plaid, with the aim of building better bridges between the traditional finance and crypto ecosystems.
Dental-focused InsurTech Bento closes Series A on $8.1m
Bento, which aims to transform the traditional dental insurance industry, has collected $8.1m in its Series A funding round.
Titanium Blockchain pleads guilty to crypto fraud scheme
The CEO of Titanium Blockchain Infrastructure Services (TBIS), Michael Alan Stollery, has pleaded guilty for his role in a cryptocurrency fraud scheme.
CyberTech platform Halborn raises $90m in funding
Halborn, a cybersecurity platform for traditional finance and blockchain-based companies, has completed a $90m funding round.
CFPB fines Bank of America $100m for “botching” disbursement of state...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has fined Bank of America $100m for allegedly botching the disbursement of state unemployment benefits at the height of the pandemic.
Equity management platform Pulley closes Series B and launches free service
Equity management platform Pulley has closed its Series B round on $40m, as it launches free service to startups.
The US’ OCC to open Office of Financial Technology
The USâ€™ Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has revealed plans to establish an Office of Financial Technology early in the new year.
Cost of fraud for US, Canadian banks increases up to 10%
The cost of fraud in the US has increased by between 6.7% and 9.9% compared with before the pandemic, LexisNexis Risk Solutions report claims.
CyberTech startup oak9 collects $8m in funding
oak9, a developer of infrastructure as code security software, has collected $8m in a funding round from Cisco Investments and Morgan Stanley’s Next Level Fund.
FinTech giving access to earned wages Tapcheck scores Series A
Tapcheck, which develops employee financial wellness and earned wage access services, has scored $20m in its Series A funding round.