Opinion piece: Anonymisation vs. encryption

Peter Lancos and Sonal Rattan, co-founders of data protection and date privacy specialists Exate Technology, explain the limitations of encryption for data privacy and why anonymisation offers a better solution. Many companies...

When will the reporting of bank cyber attacks improve?

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, Malta’s second-largest bank was the target of a multi-pronged cyber burglary. A hacker organisation succeeded in wiring payments totalling 13 million euros (GBP 10.7 million)...

ING Polska creates new payment solution

ING creates successful and user-friendly Polish payment gateway The Polish e-commerce and m-commerce markets are growing steadily, by 20% and 40% per annum respectively, according to Deloitte. However, a frequent complaint from customers...
Crypto Alert Series

Welcome to the Crypto Alert of the Week series by AMLT, a series dedicated to documenting interesting or high profile frauds/hacks which recently happened and have been reported into the AMLT Network. A few...

Lloyds partners with Thought Machine

Lloyds Banking Group (Lloyds) has announced a strategic partnership with Thought Machine to accelerate the digital transformation of the bank’s business. Thought Machine is a UK-based growth stage technology company whose core product,...
EU Overbanking

Overpopulated Banking in Europe

Ten years ago, banks on both sides of the Atlantic were struggling to survive the worst financial crisis since World War II. Today, American banks seem to have recovered well, even...

Global intent at the Paris Fintech Forum

As the world’s leaders and leading firms return home from their week in Davos, many have extended their travels to attend the 2-day Paris Fintech Forum. Pencilled into agendas as the first...
Women in Fintech

Advice from the Females in Fintech

The fintech industry characterised by innovation, with participants adapting to shifting needs and overcoming development, regulatory and roll-out hurdles along the way. Fintech bridges the worlds of two traditionally male fields – finance and...

Inside Accenture’s London FinTech Innovation Lab

Meet Accenture's 2019 cohort ready to shape tomorrow's technology. Globally, Accenture’s FinTech Innovation lab has achieved some impressive results, incubating 184 startups, and raising $1,464m since it’s 2012 inception. The Lab connects...

Fintech Nation: Hungary

Perhaps not the first place to be considered as a hotspot for fintech activity, Hungary and its capital, Budapest, are making headway in developing products and services for the country’s fledgling...