How Sweden aims to become a FinTech superpower

The Nordics in general and Sweden in particular are experiencing a FinTech boom. However, new regulations and investment worries could slow down the growth....

Bankify forms an open banking partnership with Nets

Bankify a digital banking platform for millennials, has formed a strategic partnership with payments service provider Nets.

German challenger bank N26 boasts having five million customers

N26 has increased its customer base with 1.5 million new customers, according to the challenger bank’s founder.

Revolut taps Flagstone for the launch of its new feature enabling customers to earn...

UK challenger bank Revolut has unveiled a new feature. However, its only available for its UK metal customers.

UK challenger bank Vive Bank gets a restricted banking licence

Having just been granted a restricted banking license by the Bank of England, Vive Bank is now months away from launching its first line of products.

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.

Digital broker Trussle secures £7.5m in funding round

Online mortgage broker Trussle has secured £7.5m in a funding round.

Bó’s future put in question as banker behind the banking app quits RBS

The guy who spearheaded the launch of the Royal Bank of Scotland’s (RBS) banking app Bó is leaving the business as part of a reshuffle of the lender’s management.

Backbase opens the doors to new Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore

Amsterdam-based Backbase is going global. Having already opened a new office in Dubai in October, the banking software provider is strengthening its grip of the Asia Pacific (APAC) market.

WealthKernel nets £4.5m in its Series A

Digital wealth infrastructure company WealthKernel has netted £4.5m in its Series A round from ETFS Capital.

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Seven of the top 10 InsurTech deals in Asia were raised by companies in...

InsurTech companies in Asia present an attractive investment opportunity due to the many underinsured population groups present across the region. The traditional insurance market...

Travelex’s offerings are finally back online after almost a months’ outage caused by a...

From: RegTech Analyst Travelex’s foreign exchange services were crippled on New Year’s Eve when the company discovered a ransomware in its system. Almost a month later, Travelex...

UK consumer confidence doubles over the past decade

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

CFTC slams trader with $10m fine

A US regulator has fined a commodity pool operator over $10m for allegedly filling misleading statements and failing to implementing an adequate supervisory system to prevent such misstatements.

AppOmni collets $10m in Series A led by ClearSky

AppOmni, a SaaS security and management platform, has collected $10m in its Series A which was led by ClearSky.