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Fintech funding round-up: 21 September 2017
Tandem's future is secured

Concise, cash-coated action. This fintech funding round-up features CivilisedBank, HighRadius, Swirlds and Luno.

Swift gives final wave to four more CSDs on T2S

Swift has announced the migration of Iberclear (Spain) and the Baltic central securities depositories (CSDs) of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and their respective communities to live operations on Target2 Securities (T2S) using its value added network (VAN) solution.

South Africa Bettr get ready for new mobile banking service

South African start-up Bettr Finance is preparing to launch its mobile banking service – with the offer of no monthly account fees and no bricks and mortar branches.

Bankart and Nets to deliver new payments infrastructure to Slovenian banking sector

Bankart and Nordic payments processor Nets will provide the Slovenian banking sector with a new payments central infrastructure to handle both SEPA Credit Transfers (SCT) non-urgent and SCT instant credit transfers.

Banking Technology Magazine
Banking Technology September 2017 issue out now
Banking Technology September 2017

Welcome to fintech central! Good service operating on all lines. The latest edition of our flagship magazine – Banking Technology – is out now, packed with news, analysis and insights, case studies, research and expert commentary.

Industry Comment
The rise of regtech down under
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Could Australia give the UK a run for its money? Wayne Johnson, co-founder and CEO of Encompass Corporation, explores.

App it. The future of banking
Paul Rippon, Monzo

This morning I was having breakfast with a colleague. I paid the bill, and he sent me his share of the bill using our Monzo app. Before we’d walked out of the café, the money was in my account. Simple!

Has the face of payments changed forever?

Marieke Flament, European MD at Circle, discusses how technology is transforming the global payments landscape.

MiFID II compliance: the essential confluence of regulation, compliance and artificial intelligence

With the July 2017 publication of its MiFID II Policy Statement, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has signaled the final countdown to the most sweeping changes of governance, protection and transparency for a generation.

Overcoming board-level cybersecurity obstacles in the financial services industry

Today’s financial services institutions are challenged to keep pace with changing and covert cybersecurity threats. Since financial institutions are among some of the most appealing targets for hackers, it is critical for these organisations to remain extra vigilant about securing confidential information.