Japan's Mizuho says it has successfully completed trials that used distributed ledger technology for cross-border document sharing and a custom digital currency.
2016 saw a big increase in financial phishing and banking malware, with crooks particularly targeting Android users, according to cybersecurity specialist Kaspersky Lab.
Mobile-only bank Monzo has agreed a new £19.5 million investment round with Thrive Capital, Passion Capital and Orange Digital Ventures and announced plans for a new £2.5 million crowdfunding round.
Euclid Opportunities, the financial technology investment business of NEX Group, has invested in institutional research outfit RSRCHXchange.
The vast majority of Dutch bank are failing to protect their .nl domain names with the latest security protocol, according to a report.
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FSA) has inked a deal with the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) designed to make it easier for fintech startups from each market to gain access to the other.