Poor UK areas are losing free cashpoints faster than rich places

Affluent areas’ ATMs seem safer than the ones in deprived parts of the UK, where free cashpoints are disappearing fast.

Banco Santander issues first end-to-end blockchain bond to launch new secondary token market

Spanish bank Santander has announced it has issued a bond that will only exist on the Ethereum blockchain.

How Carbon overcame the challenges of setting up a FinTech startup to support Nigeria’s...

Nigeria is at the centre of Africa’s FinTech revolution. Native Carbon aims to play a pivotal role in creating a thriving ecosystem where men and women have access to financial services.

Digital retail bank Kuda raise $1.6m in a pre-seed funding round

The Nigerian challenger bank Kuda has raised $1.6m in a pre-seed investment round after launching the beta version of its online mobile finance platform and getting a banking licence from the Nigerian Central Bank.

U.S. Bank acquires software startup talech

American U.S. Bank is expanding its digital expertise and offerings by buying talech for an undisclosed amount.

Stripe launches payment services to 7 new markets

Stripe, payments processing giant, has launched its services in services in Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Portugal.

YES BANK partners with Microsoft to strengthen its AI-powered chatbot

Mumbai-based YES BANK has tapped Microsoft to develop its new AI-enabled chatbot name YES ROBOT.

Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies collects $23m in round of debt and equity

Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies, a solution provider for the financial industry, has collected $23m in a round made of equity and debt.

Even Financial closes $25m strategic round

Even Financial, a B2B2C FinTech evolving the way financial institutions find and connect with consumers, has collected $25m in a strategic round.

LOVEFiLM founder’s investment helps Twisto secure €14m as part of its Series B round

Czech-founded challenger bank Twisto has just announced that it has raised €14m as part of its Series B round.

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