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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…

News | 2020-10-12
Moving to a permanent or hybrid remote-working model?

With the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus prompting the largest “work-from-home” experiment in history, many companies are now turning that forced experiment into a permanent reality.

News | 2020-10-02
Why B2B Fintechs Are Ready for Prime Time

Until now, consumer fintech has been all the rage, but recent funding rounds and exits might very well indicate that 2020 will be the year of business-to-business (B2B) fintech, according to Patricia Kemp, co-founder and managing partner at venture growth equity fund Oak HC/FT.

News | 2020-09-25
Dark Money conference is told that anti-money laundering technology is ‘years behind criminals’

Despite widespread advances in anti-money laundering technology, experts doubt whether it will ever be able to match the capacity of criminals. There is even a belief that technology may only ever be as good as five to ten years behind what criminals can achieve at any point, a conference was told. Matthew Leaney, CRO of SilentEight –…

News | 2020-09-24
Leading Fintech Platforms in Singapore

Financial technology, commonly known as Fintech, is the term used to define emerging technologies aimed at enhancing and automating the provision and usage of financial services. Fintech helps companies, businesses and customers in managing their financial processes and operations better through the use of specialized computer and smartphone software and algorithms. In the 21st century, when Fintech…

News | 2020-09-22
The Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology of 2020

The Financial Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology of 2020. In uncertain economic times and as the demand for financial technology increases, these women have stepped up to the plate to aid the companies they serve in producing innovative, secure, and user-friendly solutions for businesses and individuals…

News | 2020-09-07
Banks work with fintechs to counter “deepfake” fraud
Insights | 2020-08-26
What should you consider when evaluating AI solutions?

A banking insider’s guide to the 5 questions you should ask (and why). After almost a decade working in a large, global bank, I can speak to the challenges faced by all three lines of defense in trying to combat financial crime. I can also attest to the effect these processes had on our clients. …

Awards | 2020-08-21
Silent Eight: Innovative Leaders in RegTech

With offices around the world, Silent Eight leverages AI to help banks and financial institutions combat money laundering and terrorist financing. Given the years of experience and success supporting them, we profiled Silent Eight to learn more about how they earned themselves the reputation as one of the most innovative AI-powered RegTech companies operating in…