Klarna’s new app introduces social shopping to UK consumers

Klarna's latest app update is aimed at elevating the shopping experience for its UK customers to offer them more flexibility, control and personalisation while shopping online.

What these 25 funding rounds tell you about where the FinTech industry is going

Cybersecurity has had a big funding week with ReliaQuest picking up the biggest round last week, but several challenger banks and InsurTech ventures also bagged considerable cash injections.

Mitto reaches £500,000 target for its crowdfunding campaign with 16 days still left on...

Mitto, which helps users spend money responsibly and contribute to a more sustainable planet, has reached its £500,000 target for its crowdfunding campaign.

BBVA and Spanish startup Multiverse team up for quantum technologies test

Spanish bank BBVA has run a proof-of-concept quantum technologies test together with Multiverse to see the innovative technology would boost investment portfolios' performance.

Latin America-focused personal finance app Lana said to raise $12m in its Series A

Lana, a personal finance platform, has reportedly netted $12m in its Series A round, as it looks to better serve consumers in Latin America.

Revolut launches new bill-splitting feature Group Bills

Hot on the heels of reporting a tripling of its losses in the last year, UK neobank Revolut is now launching a new feature to make it easier to track, split and settle up expenses.

Samsung taps Curve for the launch of its new Samsung Pay Card

Samsung and Curve have partnered up to launch the all-new Samsung Pay Card to make spending easier and safer.

Personal finance app Nude reaches crowdfunding target

Nude, the financial advice service for first-time homebuyers, has reached its crowdfunding campaign target, raising £3.5m on the Seedrs platform.

Financial wellness solution PayActiv bags $100m in its Series C round

Financial wellness platform PayActiv has bagged $100m in its Series C funding round to increase its customer base.

Money management app Sync. said to raise $5.5m in its seed round

Account aggregation service Sync. has reportedly netted £5.5m in a seed funding round to support its European expansion.

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POS lending solution Affirm closes $500m Series G

Affirm, a buy now and pay later solution, has closed its Series G round on $500m.
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Solving the challenge of creating a customer-centric business model – Kidbrooke demo

A recent survey from PWC found that 61% of bankers believe customer-centric business models are very important, and yet only 17% of them are “very prepared” for it. Kidbrooke has released a new demo highlighting the problem in the market.

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are keen to work with BigTech companies

Over 60% of InsurTechs and insurers are looking to collaborate with BigTechs, as they look to keep up with changing customer demands, a new report claims.

Good services is more important to policyholders than pricing

New research claims the key to driving long-term relationships in home insurance is less about pricing and more about great services and reputation.

TCARE closes $3m in round led by SixThirty Ventures

TCARE, which claims to be the only evidence-based, CMS 1115 approved and accredited family caregiver support platform, has netted $3m in funding.

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