Nearly 80% of Payments & Remittances investment since 2015 has come from transactions over...


Total funding in the sector over the last five years surpassed $66bn as digital payment methods become more common.

Could the coronavirus be the push the UK needs to become cashless?

Britain has fallen behind other countries like Sweden when it comes to removing physical money from its economy. However, the COVID-19 outbreak might change that.

How the coronavirus will affect different segments of the FinTech industry

As COVID-19 rages on across the world, the affects on the FinTech segment of the economy is already letting itself be known.

FinTech unicorns and startups to face a coronavirus-created “vicious cycle” that could slash their...

The global COVID-19 outbreak could worsen business and funding conditions as well as changing private FinTechs’ exit options, according to a new report.

This is how internet payment methods differ around Europe

While the UK and France may prefer credit cards and e-wallets, the rest of Europe would rather pay other ways when buying things online.

MoneyGram saw the number of transactions skyrocket in the first quarter of 2020

Global money transfer company MoneyGram saw the number of transactions being made through its platform grow by 60% year-over-year through February.

Rapyd to expand its global reach through new Visa agreement

FinTech solution integrating expert Rapyd has made no secret of its global ambitions. Now, the unicorn has taken another step to realising its vision through a new Visa partnership.

iAxept launches new online payment solution to help internet retailers comply with strict EU...

The EU’s new strong customer authentication (SCA) rules have put more pressure on online retailers to ensure shoppers are who they say they are. Now, a UK-based FinTech might have a solution.

Visa argues that millennials are driving FinTech innovation and reveals how it leverages this...

Millennials are driving the FinTech evolution in everything from payments to banking. Now, a Visa executive is arguing that FinTechs better pay attention.

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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InsurTech UK joins plea to protect British startups from being “wiped out” by the...

Several UK tech industry bodies are asking the government to do more to support the nation’s startups or risk having a generation of innovative ventures “wiped out.”

UK consumers put strong technology as main appeal for banks

UK consumers are placing strong technology as their biggest priority for banking, but digital banks need to be clear with their value offering to capitalise on this, according to Vilve Vene, CEO and co-founder of core banking platform Modularbank.

KPMG welcomes the FCA’s proposals to freeze payments to help people’s finances during the...

While KPMG understands the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) proposals to soften the financial blow of COVID-19, the professional services firm reminded the regulator that the crisis is not easy for banks either.

Insurers – the time to change is now! – ManageMy

With the world being forced to stay indoors and social distance, now is the time for insurers to focus on digitalising as we have “reached a tipping point”, according to digital experience platform ManageMy.

MAP FinTech launches AI-powered solution to boost anti-money laundering compliance

RegTech venture MAP FinTech has unveiled its latest solution to help financial services firms monitor and screen transactions in order to prevent money laundering.