Category : Security

Horizon and MERJ Launch ‘Upstream’ Securities Exchange and Trading App for Novel Digital Assets, Securities and NFTs
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Horizon and MERJ Launch ‘Upstream’ Securities Exchange and Trading App for Novel Digital Assets, Securities and NFTs

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Strategic investors & partners include Pitbull and Timbaland’s Beatclub platform MERJ Exchange Limited and Horizon Fintex (“Horizon”), a blockchain technology company that builds and operates securities exchanges, have announced the launch of Upstream, a global marketplace for digital assets, securities, and NFTs to trade on the Ethereum blockchain. Upstream is......
FSB Highlights Importance of Cyber Resilience for Financial Stability in the Modern Digital Era
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FSB Highlights Importance of Cyber Resilience for Financial Stability in the Modern Digital Era

Sudipto Ghosh
Cyber Resilience is a highly revered tactical approach adopted across the modern Cloud and SaaS-driven products and services industry. In the financial services industry, cyber resilience allows the company to predict / forecast, analyze and prepare against any cyber threats that could affect its operations. In its latest report on......
HSB Acquires Zeguro’s Cybersecurity Digital Platform for Small Businesses
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HSB Acquires Zeguro’s Cybersecurity Digital Platform for Small Businesses

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HSB offers seamless cyber insurance and security services A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity HARTFORD, Conn.—-Specialty insurer HSB announced it has acquired Zeguro’s digital cybersecurity platform, including a suite of cyber risk management tools and services designed for small businesses. Read More: Blockchain Focused Firm Forte 1 Technologies Aims to Launch NFT......
Jobs Boost For SA As TransUnion Opens New Global Capability Centre
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TransUnion Set to Acquire Neustar For $3.1 Billion

Fintech Staff Writer
TransUnion has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Neustar, a premier identity resolution company with leading solutions in Marketing, Fraud and Communications, from a private investment group led by Golden Gate Capital and with minority participation by GIC. The acquisition expands TransUnion’s powerful digital identity capabilities through the addition of......
Upstream Security Raises $62M in Series C Financing Round
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Upstream Security Raises $62 Million in Series C Financing Round

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The Investment Will Fuel the Growth of Its Automotive Cybersecurity and Data Analytics Platform Upstream Security, the leader in automotive cybersecurity and data analytics for connected vehicles, announced it successfully closed a $62 million investment as part of round C funding, thereby completing a total of $105 million investment since its founding. This......
The Limits of SCA and Why Fraud Protection Is More Important Than Ever
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The Limits of SCA and Why Fraud Protection Is More Important Than Ever

Shagun Varshney
Risk professionals and retail leaders for months have been fixated on the new strong customer authentication (SCA) requirements that arrived with PSD2 — and rightfully so. The new payments regulation, set for enforcement in the UK in March 2022, is a once-in-a-generation change with the potential to massively disrupt an......
Currency Agnostic Blockchain Debuts for Global Trade
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Currency Agnostic Blockchain Debuts for Global Trade

Fintech News Desk
Metal commodities worth around $43 million were purchased from one of the largest mines in Peru under the initiative of Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas). The purchases were made over multiple transactions using Skuchain’s currency agnostic blockchain for digital trade assets that were used for payment through Mizuho Bank. The digital asset issued by the buyer......
GoDocs Attracts Investment From M33 Growth and Adds Industry Veteran Steve Butler as CEO
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GoDocs Attracts Investment From M33 Growth and Adds Industry Veteran Steve Butler as CEO

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The Investment and Added Leadership Will Accelerate Growth for the Document Preparation Software Provider by Scaling Sales and Marketing Resources, Broadening the Product Offering to All Types of Commercial Lending, and Expanding Integrations to Banking Systems. GoDocs, the leading provider of web-based legal document generation solutions for commercial lending, announced......
Fintech Pioneer Phos Secures €2 Million in Funding
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Fintech Pioneer Phos Secures €2 Million in Funding

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CM.com among investors in latest round to spur international expansion and hiring Phos, the fintech behind the leading software-only Point of Sale system (SoftPoS), has secured €2 million in funding as it plots a course to a Series A round later in the year. Led by global leader in cloud......
FDITECH's Tech Sprint will Showcase New Capabilities to Tackle Ransomware on the US Soil
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FDITECH’s Tech Sprint will Showcase New Capabilities to Tackle Ransomware on the US Soil

Sudipto Ghosh
Last week, FDIC’s fintech research and innovation lab, FDITECH announced its tech sprint evaluating the most pertinent challenges and dangers associated with the current fintech environment. As part of FDITECH’s tech sprint, FDIC intends to invite participants from the fintech industry who can identify and mitigate complex issues in the......