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SentiLink cofounders Naftali Harris and Maxwell Blumenfield

This Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup is creating technology to bust fraudsters who make up completely fake identities

SentiLink, which creates technology to detect and prevent synthetic fraud, closed $14 million in a series A round led by Andreessen Horowitz.
Many are fleeing London even before Brexit.

Companies are fleeing the UK no matter what happens with Brexit. Here’s all the damage that’s already been done

Brexit has already damaged the UK. The latest wound: Nissan will stop building one of its premium car models at its northern English Sunderland plant.

Singapore’s top in-demand jobs for 2019 are analytical and data-driven in nature: Robert Walters

If you're a techie in Southeast Asia looking for a job, you're in luck.

Britain’s financial regulator is slapping down the City’s ‘bad apples’ and won’t let up any time soon

The FCA has banned 23 "bad apples" from working in financial services in the past 12 months, a 28% rise since the year before.
Canary Wharf, the financial centre of London.

The EU is planning strict supervision of the City of London after Brexit

Britain and the EU are currently discussing a new relationship for financial services, most likely based around the principle of equivalence.
The City of London.

The City of London issued a stark warning about the future of European finance after Brexit — and the EU is listening

According to a report from The Times on Tuesday, UK officials told Brussels that "thousands" of European investment funds will be under threat if the EU insists on a hardline approach to the City.
A dealer on the trading floor of IG Index reacts in London May 7, 2010.

The City of London just suffered a major defeat from the EU over plans for Brexit

Late last week EU negotiators rejected plans for the sector laid out by the British government in Prime Minister Theresa May's controversial white paper.

‘A real blow’: The City of London is furious with the government’s Brexit plan for finance

The City of London Corporation described the government's white paper as "a real blow for the UK’s financial and related professional services sector."
Chief negotiator for the European Union Michel Barnier (C) greets British Prime Minster Theresa May on arrival at the Council of the European Union on the final day of the European Council leaders' summit on March 23, 2018 in Brussels, Belgium.

Barnier says May is ‘pleading’ for an impossible Brexit deal on financial services

Barnier said that the UK's desire to set its own regulations on financial services while it enjoyed special access to the EU was "not something that any country in the world would accept."
Chancellor Philip Hammond

Philip Hammond demands a ‘unique’ Brexit deal just hours after the EU reject it

The EU insists the UK can only have access to a Canada-style free trade deal, which did not include financial services.