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Press Release | 2020-10-19
Silent Eight announces new funding round as demand surges for technology solutions to tackle financial crime

Capital raised from OTB Ventures, Wavemaker PartnersandSC Ventures$15m raised will support R&D in Europe and further expansion in US and AsiaValuation doubled since 2019 Series A round Singapore, 12 October 2020 – Silent Eight (or “the Company”), the global technology company using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to combat money laundering and terrorism financing, today completes a…

Press Release | 2020-08-20
World Trade Centre Accra Partners with Global RegTech Silent Eight to Strengthen Capacity of African Financial Sector for Fighting Financial Crime

A full-day session to identify new cyber threats facing Ghana and the West African sub-region in the midst of the global pandemic will take place 27 August  Accra, Ghana: The World Trade Centre, Accra (WTC-Accra) announced today that it will assemble a diverse, global faculty of thought-leaders and innovators to examine the changing paradigms of…

Press Release | 2020-08-13
Silent Eight Extends On-Demand AI Solution for Immediate Backlog Resolution and Ongoing KYC

The cloud-based offering will remain available through 2020 to meet customer demand New York, New York: Silent Eight announced today that it will offer its powerful artificial intelligence (AI) solution for name, entity, and transaction alert adjudication on-demand, through the remainder of 2020. The decision comes in the wake of the current and ongoing pandemic,…

Press Release | 2020-06-11
Silent Eight recognized among top 12 Fintechs in Aurexia’s Finlab Index 2020

Paris, France:  Aurexia today announced the publication of its first ever “Finlab Index.” The publication highlights 12 financial technology firms from around the world that “offer innovative solutions to support financial services players in their transformation.” Additionally, the index includes only technology solutions with an established global presence. Among the 12 named in the report,…

Press Release | 2020-05-18
Singapore-Based FinTech Silent Eight Launches On-Demand AI that solves KYC alerts to support firms during COVID

Combined with the MAS Accelerator Grant, this enables Singapore Fintechs & FIs to benefit with over 80% savings Singapore, Singapore: MAS announced in late April the establishment of an accelerator grant to enable growth in the sector and promote digital innovation in smaller Financial Institutions and Fintechs. The accelerator program supports the adoption of digital…

Press Release | 2020-05-05
Silent Eight Launches On-Demand Cloud-Based AI to Meet Growing KYC Needs in Midst of Pandemic

New York, New York: Silent Eight today announced the immediate availability of their alert solving AI as a cloud based, on-demand service.  The AI is traditionally custom built for large banks to solve name and entity alerts; but now, for the first time, is available to a broader market as a means of supporting alert…

Press Release | 2020-04-28
Silent Eight signs new global business drive to tackle COVID 19 crisis

28 April 2020: Silent Eight has joined hundreds of other businesses in a global initiative to help the most vulnerable citizens to pull through the coronavirus crisis. Former UK Cabinet minister, Rt Hon Justine Greening, launched the C-19 Business Pledge with entrepreneur David Harrison. It encourages employers to join the international coronavirus effort by pledging…

Press Release | 2019-11-14
Regtech company Silent Eight Raises US$6.2M in Series A Round

SINGAPORE, November 13, 2019 – Artificial Intelligence-powered anti-money laundering and counterterrorism financing startup, Silent Eight, has raised an oversubscribed US$6.2M round as banks and financial institutions face increased scrutiny from regulators. The fresh capital from this round will be used to hire new employees to support a strong pipeline of customers comprising large banks and…

Press Release | 2019-09-15
Silent Eight Wins MAS FinTech Award

On the 16th of November 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), together with the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS), bestowed upon Silent Eight a prestigious MAS FinTech Award in recognition of their innovations in FinTech – primarily driven by artificial intelligence based solutions for countering money laundering and terrorist financing. Silent Eight came…

Press Release | 2018-07-07
We’ve partnered with Regulatory Technology firm Silent Eight

Standard Chartered has announced that as part of its continued efforts to lead the way in the global fight against financial crime, and through its use of RegTech, it has partnered with Silent Eight to deliver cutting edge capabilities to its Financial Crime Compliance (FCC) teams. FCC’s strategy is to continually invest to be at…