The EPA study says that there is a need for innovation from FinTechs as banks delay implementation of Open Banking.
The city’s network integration project and the Smart City Operations Centre’s technology help Bristol prevail over other global cities.
Funding and support will be provided to women through a second round of female-only competition.
The JASMIN upgrade will double storage space to more than 44 petabytes to support processing of massive datasets.
The programme is aimed at uniting the global FinTech ecosystems and promoting transatlantic innovation.
The Scottish government will work on spreading awareness on cyber resilience and in creating a talent pool for providing cyber security services.
Museums, galleries, theatres and heritage organisations will be given access to modern technology and digital skills training.
The two councils are working with Telensa to assess the potential quality-of-life and economic benefits of smart city technologies.
The GDPR will give EU citizens greater rights over their personal data, including a right to ask for their data to be edited or deleted.
Monthly figures revealed improvements in response times in spite of greater volume of enquiries.