January 6, 2020

2020's FinTech policy cycle started relatively quietly today with the release of a research report from The first full week of 2020 brings an interesting set of FinTech data from De Nederlandsche Bank (the Dutch Central Bank):  Working Paper No. 663 "The Economic Force...

May 21, 2019

Earlier this spring, we were awarded the opportunity to participate in, and exhibit at, the Collision technology conference.  We write from Toronto today, where over 20,000 savvy technology professionals are taking over the city for nearly a week. 

It's thrilling!...

August 31, 2017

Summer vacation is officially over.  On the last day of August, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has thrown down the gauntlet.  It has requested comment by 31 October 2017 (yes, Halloween) on ten different recommendations regarding FinTech oversight.  

Th...

June 8, 2017

In the United States, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is often viewed as providing the gold standard (in OCC Bulletin 2013-29) for how regulators evaluate third-party vendors for regulated financial institutions.  For over a year, OCC officials have...