BaFIN Blames Employee for Wirecard Insider Trading

Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFIN) has filed a criminal complaint against an unnamed employee for involvement in the insider trading in now-collapsed Wirecard, the regulator announced o...

Banco Santander Buys Tech Assets of Wirecard

As the assets of the doomed German fintech, Wirecard is up for grab, Banco Santander has become the latest to acquire several highly specialized technological assets from the merchant payments business of Wir...

Munich Startup IDnow Buys Wirecard Communication Services

IDnow, a Munich-based identity verification provider, has announced the acquisition of Wirecard Communication Services GmBH, the Leipzig-based subsidiary of the Wirecard Group, in an asset deal today. This c...

Rival Railsbank Bids for Wirecard’s UK Business

As collapsed fintech Wirecard is looking to sell its global arms, rival Railsbank has placed the latest bid to purchase its United Kingdom-based subsidiary, Wirecard Card Solutions (WCS). This came after the...