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Travel discount FinTech Upgrade Pack soars past £5m in seed funding...

UK-based FinTech startup Upgrade Pack aims to spread its wings and expand across the Asia-Pacific even more after raising over £5m in a new funding round.

UK consumer confidence doubles over the past decade

UK consumer confidence in financial institutions has doubled since 2010, according to research from Harris Interactive.

Payment Systems Regulator calls for opinions on regulation changes

The UK’S Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) has asked for opinions regarding competition issues which could occur following the New Payments Architecture (NPA).

CFC acquires cyber insurance underwriter

Specialist insurance provider CFC has acquired ThreatInformer, a provider cyber insurance underwriting, broking and reinsurance.

Two-thirds of UK millennials are now using buy now, pay later...

Two-thirds (67%) of UK millennials are using point-of-sale credit finance services, as appetite for the payment method increases across all age-ranges.

Banks refuse to reimburse fraud if consumer ignores any warning message

Banks are refusing to cover losses in fraud cases if they can prove they show fraud warnings at the point of purchase, according to a study from Which? Money.

FCA chief says tech giants need to collaborate to protect consumers

The chief executive of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has stated tech giants need to collaborate with the regulator to better protect consumers.

Monese reportedly close to becoming UK’s latest challenger bank unicorn

UK challenger bank monese is reportedly set to become the latest FinTech unicorn as it gets close to a £100m investment round.

What will happen to UK FinTech after Brexit?

Britain is officially leaving the EU on January 31. The question is if the UK’s FinTech scene is ready.

The European Commission wants to give the UK a worse trading...

Signing a great trade deal with the EU after Brexit might be trickier for Boris Johnson than he lets on.