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Two years on: how the pandemic has changed the RegTech sector

When Covid-19 swept the world at the start of 2020, no one had any idea how much it would change the way we live and work. As in-person restrictions continue to fester two years on, how has the opportunities provided by the pandemic impacted the RegTech industry?

How the pandemic supercharged the growth of the digital signature market

A huge challenge for companies and consumers alike during the pandemic was the inability for business matters to be conducted in-person. As countries globally entered lockdowns, the possibility for wet signatures – a signature commonly done with pen and paper – become almost impossible.

Significant cyberattack shuts down Covid-19 vaccine portal in Lazio

The operations of a Lazio-based Covid-19 vaccination registration system have been brought to a standstill after a cyberattack shut down its system.

Americans have lost a total of $487m through covid-19 related fraud...

Americans lost a total of $487.9m through fraud over the past 18 months in cases related to Covid-19, according to new data from the Federal Trade Commission.

Covid-19 accelerates demand for RegTech solutions in Asia, report finds

A report by Enterprise Ireland has found the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic has sped-up the demand for the adoption of RegTech solutions in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

FICO survey highlights evolving identity theft challenges in the online age

A survey by data analytics company FICO has found up to 4% of UK consumers believe their identity has been stolen online.

FinTech community welcomes UK FinTech review but fear more must be...

The UK FinTech community has welcomed Ron Kalifa's review, but stakeholders argue the government must do more to take the sector seriously and protect the nation's position as an industry leader.

27.7 million adults in the UK financially vulnerable after Covid-19 –...

The UK’s top financial markets watchdog has found that 27.7 million people in the country have been left in a financially vulnerable state in the coronavirus aftermath.

Revealing the most corrupt countries in the world as new report...

Two out of three countries fail to tackle corruption effectively, which paints "a grim picture of the state of corruption worldwide", according to Transparency International's latest report.

The FCA and the FRC remind companies that extended financial information...

The measures put in place to ensure regulated businesses have enough time to publish audited financial reports are still valid, remind two UK regulators.

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