Regulators in Malta have told banks to ensure third-party providers operating under the revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2) cannot access data beyond what is necessary to carry out the...
On October 11, 2019, Californian attorney general Xavier Becerra released proposed regulations under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), providing consumers with new rights on the use of...
On June 12, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) released a document for a reframed discussion as part of its consultation on transfers for processing. ...
On September 18, 2019, the Treasury Laws Amendment (2019 Measures No. 2) Bill 2019 was introduced and read for the first time in the House of Representatives. ...
Finland’s financial regulator has revealed that some of the country’s banks failed to meet requirements on third-party account access that came into effect on Saturday.
A comprehensive fix for digital identity would be a vital step towards making open banking in the U.S. a success, according to a panel of experts called before lawmakers on Thursday.
Fintech, cryptocurrencies and protection against US sanctions were placed at the heart of the financial services agenda of new European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen yesterday as she...
The UK’s Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) has announced it will delay plans for more open access to payment data until new infrastructure is in place, citing a lack of commercial use cases and data...
On August 12, 2019, the Greek Ministry of Justice launched a public consultation on the draft law implementing the provisions of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) into the national...
On August 9, 2019, the State Data Protection Inspectorate (SDPI) launched a public consultation on proposed “Guidelines for Personal Data Security Measures and Risk Assessment for Controllers and...
On August 7, 2019, the Finnish Ministry of Justice published a consultation seeking responses on the experiences and challenges faced while applying the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in...
On June 11, 2019, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy released a consultation paper setting out its proposals derived from the smart data review carried out to examine how...
The card industry’s global security standards body has warned e-commerce sites and their suppliers to be wary amid what cybersecurity researchers say is a surge in online payment data theft.
A phalanx of data protection regulators from Europe, the United States and further afield have challenged Facebook on its prospective cryptocurrency project Libra, citing serious potential privacy...
Cryptocurrency firms are urging U.S. authorities to consider a ground-up, purpose-built regulatory framework for the technology, amid fears that hostility towards Facebook’s Libra project could...
U.S. officials have vowed to examine whether federal regulators are doing enough to ensure cybersecurity is sufficient in the financial services sector, after Capital One revealed a major data...

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