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Shailendra Malik

RBI’s cautious approach kept India safe from BNPL issues

NatWest in UK last week announced that it is ditching its BNPL products and many experts not are attributing this due to the over crowded market and banks may gradually become less interested in thes

11 Mar 2024
Banking
Rodrigo Zepeda

FCA/PRA Diversity and Inclusion for Crypto and FinTech Firms: PART IV

By Rodrigo Zepeda, CEO, Storm-7 Consulting INTRODUCTION In 2023, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) (Bank of England (BoE)) (collectively the “regulato...

08 Mar 2024
Fintech
Rodrigo Zepeda

FCA/PRA Diversity and Inclusion for Crypto and FinTech Firms: PART III

By Rodrigo Zepeda, CEO, Storm-7 Consulting INTRODUCTION In 2023, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) (Bank of England (BoE)) (collectively the “regulato...

07 Mar 2024
Fintech
Riaz Syed

What financial institutions need to know about coreless banking

Coreless banking represents a groundbreaking paradigm shift in the world of banking, aiming to revolutionize how financial institutions operate. In a nutshell, it is about embracing a system that giv...

07 Mar 2024
Open Banking
Karel Nappus

The Baltics Effect: The impact of the Baltics regulatory environment on the payments industry

The Baltic States—Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania—are appealing to numerous Payment Initiation Service (PIS) providers because they serve as an entry point to the entire Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA...

07 Mar 2024
Payments strategies 2015-2020-2030
Rodrigo Zepeda

FCA/PRA Diversity and Inclusion for Crypto and FinTech Firms: PART II

By Rodrigo Zepeda, CEO, Storm-7 Consulting INTRODUCTION In 2023, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) (Bank of England (BoE)) (collectively the “regulato...

06 Mar 2024
Fintech
King Leung

Time to switch up Hong Kong’s international financial centre playbook in the Year of the Loong

Hong Kong has a well-established playbook of why it’s a leading international finance centre. We have competitive and low tax structures, free flow of capital, access to the Greater Bay Area (GBA), f

06 Mar 2024
Asia Financial Services
Francesco Fulcoli

FCA Sounds Alert Over Weak Money Laundering Controls - Dear CEO Letter

Francesco Fulcoli - Chief Compliance Officer The UK's financial regulator has sent a serious warning to financial institutions after identifying widespread failings in how firms are preventing money ...

06 Mar 2024
Fintech
Rodrigo Zepeda

FCA/PRA Diversity and Inclusion for Crypto and FinTech Firms: PART I

By Rodrigo Zepeda, CEO, Storm-7 Consulting INTRODUCTION “Complicated as hell.” That is how I would summarise new proposed regulatory measures to boost “diversity and inclusion” (D&I) in financial ...

05 Mar 2024
Fintech
Harriet Christie

FINRA Report 2024: Recordkeeping Takeaways

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) recently released its annual regulatory oversight report for 2024. This has been shared to provide firms with key insights and observations from the...

26 Feb 2024
RegTech
Steven Rackham

Tackling DORA is a challenge for the entire business – not just the IT team

The enforceable deadline for DORA is now under a year away and organisations in the FS sector are in a difficult position. Preparing for any change in regulation is hard enough, but with the European ...

22 Feb 2024
Banking Regulations
Julija Jevstignejeva

Understanding CESOP: the European strategy for combating VAT fraud in e-commerce

In an era where digital transactions are the backbone of the global economy, ensuring the integrity and transparency of information on cross-border payments and card transactions has become critical

22 Feb 2024
Banking

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