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Crypto Tech Firm Ripple Labs Expands its Leadership Team

October 24, 2019

Ripple Labs, the parent firm behind the third most valued cryptocurrency Ripple announced several major changes earlier this week. The most notable among the updates released by the firm is regarding the expansion of its regulatory team. The US-based tech team in its bid to expand its global regulatory team has hired two new executives, opened a dedicated office in Washington D.C. and also joined the Blockchain Association.

Michael Montoya Appointed As Chief Information Security Officer of Equinix

October 17, 2019

US-based NASDAQ listed internet connectivity and data center service provider Equinix is seeing a lot of changes and additions to its top-level leadership and management executives. In less than a month, according to the latest statement released by the firm, it has hired its fourth executive for top-level leadership roles. As per the update, the California based data center operator is seeing a new addition to its leadership team with the appointment of Mr. Michael Montoya as its Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

World’s First Afro-Asia FinTech Festival to Focus on Sustainable Finance, Transforming Lives

May 10, 2019

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today announced the inaugural Afro-Asia FinTech Festival, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from 15 to 16 July 2019. Jointly organised by the two central banks, the Festival – the first of its kind globally – will provide a platform for connections, collaborations and exchange of ideas between Africa and Asia. It will also further boost the FinTech ecosystems in the two regions.

NSEIT Announces Acquisition of Global Cybersecurity Company, Aujas

May 1, 2019

Mumbai, March 22, 2019: NSEIT, a wholly owned subsidiary of NSE, today announced acquisition of a global cybersecurity company, Aujas Networks Limited (Aujas) to further strengthen its cybersecurity offerings. NSEIT will help Aujas scale its services and capabilities, with a strong focus on helping customers stay ahead of IT security challenges. Aujas founded in 2008, provides information security consulting and IT risk management services with operations in India, Middle East and North America.