A credit card with a built-in fingerprint scanner rather than a PIN or signature to authorise payment is currently being trialled in South Africa.
The US trading and exchange technology services group has set up a unit to make minority stake investments of up to US$10m.
The chief executive of independent financial services group deVere, which has received an investment banking licence from the Financial Services Commission of Mauritius, explains why the island’s status is set to grow.
Reports suggest that the bank’s Berlin branch will become a subsidiary to ensure that it has a hub within the European Union after the UK’s departure.
This year promises to further the regulatory compliance burden imposed on financial institutions. How are firms in the sector responding to the challenge?
A US class action brought by two older workers claims the accounting giant unfairly favours millennials.
Regulation technology, aka regtech, is increasingly sophisticated to help Europe’s financial services sector in continuing to comply with new regulatory challenges - not the least of which is MiFID II.
The bank reports that fears of a ‘hard Brexit’ have persuaded some of its biggest UK corporate clients to begin routing business through Europe.
Employees are concerned that they may be made redundant, yet policymakers are unable to provide an informed response, claims a study.
With less than nine months to go, banks are working with fintechs to tackle the various demands of Europe’s new Payments Services Directive.