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Four Major UK Hospitals Targeted In Malware Attack
  It is not the first time UK hospitals are targeted by cyber criminals.   Four different UK hospitals have been hit by a large-scale malware [...]
Fintech P2P Lending Platform Gains £40m From the UK Government
  Funding Circle, a UK-based Fintech unicorn startup has received £40m from government-owned British Business Bank to directly fund small businesses [...]
FinTech Funding Thrives in Canada Despite U.S. Slowdown
  Sector data has found that FinTech funding in Canada reached an all-time high last year in twenty years despite slow funding in the U.S. FinTech [...]
ICAP looks to process forex trades on blockchain
  Move comes as settlement house Euroclear completes 2-week pilot for 600 test deals   ICAP is preparing to process thousands of foreign exchange [...]
Post-Brexit UK Should Implement Passporting Alternative to Retain Fintech Companies
  UK’s bustling fintech sector may soon be a history if the country doesn’t introduce an alternative to EU passporting regulations. Read [...]
Australia is a Friendlier Place for Fintech Firms, Starting Today
  Global competition over Fintech companies, one of the fastest growing industry in the world with billions invested yearly, intensified today with [...]
U.K. Startup Seeks to Move Energy Sector to Blockchain-Based Infrastructure
  AU.K.-based startup called Electron has created a platform on the Ethereum blockchain and has shown, using data from 60 energy providers, that [...]
UK’s Investigatory Powers Act Increases the Need for Decentralized Internet Solutions
  With the new Investigatory Powers Act, the UK government can now force communication companies to create backdoor access for them. Read more… [...]
Align Commerce Establishes Link to United Kingdom
  Next-generation global payments provider Align Commerce, which serves the small and medium-sized business community, has announced the UK as another [...]
New FCA Rules Could Reduce UK Bitcoin Spread Betting Appeal
  The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has proposed stricter rules for Contract for Difference (CFD) products which include financial spread [...]