PaymentsCompliance: U.S. Regulator Defends Fintech Charter From State Hostility

30TH JUN 2017 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. federal authorities have defended plans to give fintechs an alternative to state-by-state regulation, despite mounting pressure from politicians, state lawmakers and industry insiders. Kathy Oldenborg, director of payment systems policy at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), told a conference in Washington, … Continue reading PaymentsCompliance: U.S. Regulator Defends Fintech Charter From State Hostility

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GamblingCompliance: Cyberattacks A Risk To All Businesses, Expert Warns

27TH JUN 2017 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY The fact that the Iranian government successfully targeted a Las Vegas gaming company and Russians tried to manipulate the U.S. election system should have significant implications for all businesses, a leading U.S. terrorism expert warned last week. Counter-terrorism specialist Reid Sawyer, a senior vice president of credit, … Continue reading GamblingCompliance: Cyberattacks A Risk To All Businesses, Expert Warns

GamblingCompliance: New Jersey Tracks Eye Historical Racing As Revenue Boost

14TH JUN 2017 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY   Horseracing in New Jersey has fallen on hard times, and to help boost revenues, purses and attendance at the state’s three racetracks, track executives and lobbyists believe historical racing is key to their survival. Representatives from the racing industry recently appeared in Trenton before members of … Continue reading GamblingCompliance: New Jersey Tracks Eye Historical Racing As Revenue Boost

GamblingCompliance: New Jersey To Continue Sports-Betting Battle As NBA Favors Federal Solution

1ST JUN 2017 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN NEW YORK CITY The U.S. Solicitor General’s Office may have dealt a knockout blow to New Jersey’s six-year battle to legalize sports betting, but the state’s top gaming regulator says efforts will continue. “We are still on hold,” David Rebuck, director of New Jersey’s Division on … Continue reading GamblingCompliance: New Jersey To Continue Sports-Betting Battle As NBA Favors Federal Solution