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The RegTech sector shows no signs of cooling, with $2.5bn already...

RegTech companies have raised almost 2.5 times as much capital this year than they did in 2017. Read more: fintech.global

How can new VC firms enter into a crowded FinTech market?

Avoiding the ‘hubris’ of FinTech investing and moving to more niche areas was key when launching GTR Ventures, according to co-founder and CIO Kelvin Tan in a research interview with FinTech Global. Read more: fintech.global

2018 is already a record year for global FinTech investment

The global FinTech sector raised $41.7bn in the first half of 2018, surpassing last year’s record total. Read more: fintech.global

Challenger Banks raised record amount of capital in Q1 2018

More than $2.8bn has been raised by Challenger Banks globally since 2014 Read more: fintech.global

FinTech investments in Ireland slowed in Q1 after a record 2017

A lack of later-stage deals meant funding in Q1 2018 reached just 17.8% of last year’s total Read more: fintech.global

Swiss FinTech funding slows down due to lack of later-stage deals

Capital invested in Swiss FinTech companies returned to normal levels after large deals pushed quarterly funding to record highs in H1 2017 Read more: fintech.global

China’s FinTech startups, VCs to look inwards rather than going global

China’s FinTech sector is growing rapidly, with domestic investments dominating the landscape for the foreseeable future, according to Sky9 Capital founder and managing director Ron Cao Read more: fintech.global

Investors have poured over $200m into companies addressing GDPR since June...

GDPR RegTech solution providers saw a spike in funding leading up to the May deadline Read more: fintech.global

What is the missing piece of the puzzle for Islamic FinTech...

Technology offers an ‘interesting nexus’ for Sharia compliance and can fuel Islamic Finance adoption, according to InsureHalal chairman Salman Badr Al-Hasan Read more: fintech.global

WealthTech investments reached 80% of last year’s total in Q1 alone

Global WealthTech funding is on track to surpass 2017’s record with over $2bn invested in Q1 2018 Read more: fintech.global