Nearly three quarters of financial institutions have seen a rise in cybercrime since the Covid-19 pandemic began, according to a survey from BAE Systems.
Source: European Commission
The Commission proposes today new rules and actions aiming to turn Europe into the global hub for trustworthy Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Over the course of the conference you have heard others explain various developments in the evolution of bitcoin. Rather than repeat what you have already heard about the tremendous growth and noteworthy interest in bitcoin, my remarks instead will focus on the regulation of bitcoin. There are many federal and state regulators that also have an interest in bitcoin, as well as the entities that trade and custody bitcoin—among the most prominent at the federal level are the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission), where I have been privileged to serve as a Commissioner since 2018. Today, my focus is going to be on what we have been doing at the CFTC with respect to bitcoin and digital assets more generally.
Source: Blockchain Association Singapore
Global FinTech Institute (GFI), Singapore- based global professional credentialing body for FinTech professionals, Blockchain Association Singapore (BAS), the leading industry association for Digital Asset and Enterprise Blockchain, and Elliptic Singapore Private Limited (Elliptic), a leading provider of Digital Asset Risk Management Solutions for Digital Asset businesses and financial institutions, today announced it has inked a Memorandum of Understanding to roll out a Digital Asset Compliance Certification at a virtual event earlier today.
FS-ISAC, the only global cyber intelligence sharing community solely focused on financial services, announced today its leadership role in devising the financial sector’s scenario during this year’s NATO Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE) Exercise Locked Shields, taking place 13-16 April.
Source: Banco Santander
Banco Santander has launched a new scholarship programme with IBM to boost the employability of job seekers and those looking to make a career change.
Today, ComplyAdvantage, a global data technology company transforming financial crime detection announced that Gemini, a leading crypto exchange and custodian selected ComplyAdvantage’s hyperscale platform for anti-money laundering risk management.
Source: Nice Actimize
Financial services organizations that provide investment advice, and which sell life insurance, annuities and other wealth products, are finding that regulators are escalating how closely they monitor advisor behaviour.