Thursday, June 29, 2017

RegTech vendors partner to make mobile accounts ‘frictionless’

IdentityMind Global will offer's remote document verification technology to its clients. Read more:

Japan and Australia cooperate on FinTech

The JFSA and ASIC announced the completion of a framework for cooperation to promote innovation in financial services in Japan and Australia. Read

Crazy cryptocurrency and how Watson fixes RegTech

No one can tell if ICOs have caused cryptocurrencies to really "arrive" or if those have simply caused a cryptocurrency bubble. Read more:

Sovos warns compliance gets real-time

Sovos discusses the trend of governments using real-time data sharing and other technology to increase demands on corporate compliance. Read more:

Treasury pushback on financial regulation?

Dodd-Frank era reforms may get further pushback in the wake of a new Treasury report, even as the CFPB keeps on chuggin’ when it comes to financial regulation. Read more:

Fast-forwarding RegTech adoption: Industry Sandboxes

Industry Sandboxes could be effective pan-industry platforms that support the development, validation and adoption of RegTech solutions in financial services. Read more:

FraudScope pulls in $1.5m in its latest seed funding

Healthcare RegTech company FraudScope has received $1.5m in a seed funding round, to help scale customer acquisition and increase product development. Read more:

RegTech poised to take off in southeast Asia

Locations such as Japan, Singapore and Australia are being launched to address compliance and regulatory challenges more efficiently. Read more:

FCA adds blockchain startups to regulatory sandbox

One of the UK's top finance regulators is expanding its regulatory 'sandbox' to include more blockchain startups. Read

HK and Australia’s Securities Regulators strike agreement

Securities regulators from two of the more active global jurisdictions in the blockchain and distributed ledger sector have struck a new FinTech deal. Read more: