Andres Korin launched baby-budgeting app StorkCard after learning how expensive having children is

StorkCard is a FinTech app designed to help new parents budget for the expenses of having a child, something the founder learned the hard way can be more costly than you think.

Libra co-creator gets into Twitter-spat after Stripe, Mastercard and Visa abandon the cryptocurrency project

Things are not looking stellar for Libra as several backers have pulled out of the cryptocurrency project as the regulatory pressure against it is mounting.

Viva Republica is looking to get an online banking licence through new deal

South Korean Viva Republica is gearing up to getting an online banking licence after signing an agreement with Standard Chartered Bank Korea. Viva Republica is...

Revolut has tapped JPMorgan for help to raise a $1.5bn round

UK-based challenger bank Revolut has hired the American investment bank JPMorgan to get the financial muscles to go global.

China-based XTransfer collects $15m in its Series B round

XTransfer, a cross-border financial services for China-based foreign trade enterprises, has collected $15m in its Series B round.

Branch becomes challenger bank

Minneapolis-based personal platform Branch has become a challenger bank.

Troubled Metro Bank signs partnerships with three FinTech companies

While Metro Bank is still struggling with the fallout from a massive accounting error that slashed millions from its value, the bank has announced a trio of FinTech partnerships.

Neo bank Juno said to raise $3m in seed round

Neo bank Juno has reportedly raised $3m in a seed funding round led by Polychain Capital and Sequoia Capital India’s accelerator Surge.

ANNA Money raises £3.46m on oversubscribed crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs

UK-based FinTech startup ANNA Money has smashed its £3m target for its crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs.

Basiq closes Series A to support open banking in Australia

Open banking platform Basiq has closed its Series A round on an undisclosed amount, following investments from NAB Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Westpac’s Reinventure.

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