Jul 22, 2024

London Stock Exchange hit by CrowdStrike outageThe UK’s primary trading venue, the London Stock Exchange, was one of a number of banks and execution venues hit by the worldwide outage that hit businesses on Friday.

Jul 17, 2024

EBA to address MiCA data gapsThe European Banking Authority (EBA) has issued a consultation to address potential gaps in the reporting obligations for the EU’s Markets in Crypto Assets (MiCA) regulation.

Jul 16, 2024

Young investors turn to TikTok and RedditSocial media platforms are becoming increasingly influential with younger investors at the expense of traditional financial institutions.

Jun 17, 2024

Ocorian launches regtech businessSpecialist fund administrator Ocorian has launched its global compliance service to capitalise on the growing concerns among financial services firms about regulatory risk.

Jun 13, 2024

BIS and MAS publish plans for climate risk platformThe Bank of International Settlements (BIS) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have joined forces to produce what they describe as a blueprint for assessing financial institutions’ exposure to climate risk.

Jun 12, 2024

FundsTech panel to discuss digitisation of investor communicationsThe quest for more personalised communication between asset managers and their investors is set to be the next issue to be discussed during a FundsTech webinar.

Jun 11, 2024

AMF publishes crypto asset blacklistThe French financial services regulator has issued a blacklist of illicit crypto asset service providers (CASPs) amid a surge in crypto disputes.

Jun 04, 2024

Fenergo turns to AI for client onboardingIrish regtech Fenergo has announced the addition of artificial intelligence (AI) tools to its platform, in a move it claims will accelerate the client onboarding process and reduce the cost of compliance.

May 31, 2024

Red tape blocking growth of alternatives, survey showsInstitutional investors looking to increase their allocations to alternative assets fear that regulatory complexity will thwart their plans, suggests recently released research.

May 24, 2024

US passes digital assets bill amid political divisionOn one side stood US president Joe Biden and chair of the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) Gary Gensler and on the other was former president Donald Trump and a host of crypto firms including Gemini, Kraken and Coinbase. In the middle is the Financial Innovation and Technology for the 21st Century Act (FIT21).