The Rise of RegTech

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Heralded by Deloitte as the “the new FinTech,” RegTech quickly rose to prominence in 2015. By the end of the year, Google search results for “RegTech” skyrocketed. Throughout 2016, “RegTech” became such a dominating buzzword that 2016 can be considered “The Year of RegTech.” With that in mind let’s take a look at the astronomic rise of

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