FinTech enterprise Baker Hill deepens partnership Washington Trust Bank

Baker Hill, the FinTech company, has convinced Washington Trust Bank to renew their partnership.

Monzo to hire 500 new employees and take another crack at paid accounts

UK-based challenger bank Monzo is planning to grow its staff from 1,500 to 2,000 and to relaunch its failed premium services.

Revolut hijacked a Monzo Twitter thread and things got weird really fast

When Monzo asked its Twitter followers what feature they would like to add, Revolut replied, “Auto-switch to Revolut button.” Then all hell broke loose.

What’s going on in the Nordic challenger bank scene?

Neobanks in the Nordics may have had a slow start, but things may soon be about to change.

Wombat Invest launches crowdfunding campaign

Wombat Invest, a mobile app helping millennials access investment opportunities, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs.

Revolut has more customer complaints than rival UK challenger banks

British digital bank Revolut may have achieved a bigger valuation than its native rivals thanks to a new funding round, but it is also the leader in customers complaints.

RBS changes name to NatWest and names new CEO to its embattled digital bank...

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Group has changed its name to NatWest Group and named Mettle CEO Marieke Flament as the new leader of Bó.

bunq integrates Zapier’s finance management tools

Dutch challenger bank bunq did not just make fun of its German competitor N26 for its decision of pulling out of the UK due to Brexit last week, it also teamed up with Zapier.

Revolut reportedly beat the predictions with new $6bn valuation

After about two years of speculation, challenger bank Revolut has finally closed its latest funding round, which reportedly pushed its valuation past the $6bn valuation mark despite rumours suggesting it would only get a $5bn valuation.

Nedbank customers can now use Samsung Pay

Samsung has strengthened its hold of the African market by signing up South African financial services group Nedbank as its latest Samsung Pay partner.

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Acturis partners with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING

InsurTech software builder Acturis has partnered with QOMPLX:UNDERWRITING , a cybersecurity and data analytics platform.

Insurance Board to implement Origami Risk for streamlined operations

Insurance Board, a non-profit corporation which administers property and casualty insurance for churches in the US, has chosen Origami Risk to streamline its underwriting.

UK and Swedish companies have captured almost two-thirds of investment in Funding Platforms in...

European Funding Platform companies have raised $384.7m across 87 transactions, with both UK and Swedish companies capturing 59.8% of the sector’s funding since 2015....

Gig economy FinTech Sonovate taps RegTech company TruNarrative to help strengthen its onboarding processes

Cardiff-based FinTech company Sonovate is on a mission to strengthen its customer onboarding processes. To succeed, it recently turned to TruNarrative, the RegTech company.

Meniga receives license from Financial Conduct Authority

Meniga, which helps consumers improve their financial lives, has successfully registered as an Account Information Service Provider by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).