May 25, 2022

Cryptocurrencies1The crypto assets market will pose a threat to financial stability if it continues to grow at the current rapid rate, according to the European Central Bank (ECB).

May 25, 2022

Sustainable investingThe provision of ESG-related reporting and investing services shows no sign of decelerating with two more fintechs announcing new products.

May 25, 2022

Digital ageGlobal custodian State Street has added two senior executives to its digital assets arm.

May 25, 2022

London stock exchangeThe London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has invested once more in the market data space after reaching an agreement to buy US-based MayStreet.

May 25, 2022

HiredData management vendor Finbourne Technology has appointed Robert Byrne as chief technology officer (CTO).

May 18, 2022

Artificial intelligenceNik Storonsky, the co-founder of UK banking fintech Revolut, has launched a venture capital (VC) fund based on artificial intelligence (AI).


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