Why Australia is seeing a rise in challenger banks

Digital banks are on the rise Down Under. However, competing with the big four banks won’t be a walk in the park.

FinFit forms partnership with HR and payroll company Execupay

Financial wellness platform FinFit has teamed up with Execupay to support more employees.

CAIS launches new InsureTech platform together with Schechter

FinTech company CAIS has teamed up with insurance advisory firm Schechter to launch its new InsurTech to better help financial advisors.

Trade Republic Bank closes €10m in Series A to support European expansion

Trade Republic Bank, a mobile-only and commission-free broker, has collected €10m in its Series A round which will support its European expansion efforts.

Wirecard releases new PSD2 fast track service

Wirecard, digital financial technology developer, has released a new fast track to PSD2 onboarding through its digital Financial Commerce platform.

Santander creates new “payment corridor” via Latin America and the US with Ripple’s blockchain...

The Spanish Bank Santander is expanding its One Pay FX service further into Latin America after introducing the service in Spain, the UK, Brazil and Poland in 2018.

United Income said to be acquired by Capital One

United Income, an automated investment advice platform, has been reportedly been acquired by Capital One.

Curve to launch its first crowdfunding campaign, sets seven figure target

Curve, an online banking platform, is set to launch is first crowdfunding campaign in September this year, with a seven-figure target.

SellersFunding has begun to lend to e-commerce startups in Canada and the UK

New York-based SellersFunding is expanding its data-driven alternative lending platform’s offerings to SMEs in Canada and Britain.

Octopus acquires WealthTech startup Seccl Technology for £10m

Seccl Technology, an outsourced custody service for wealth management, been acquired by Octopus Investments in a £10m deal.

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