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Revolut has officially hit a $5.5bn valuation

British challenger bank Revolut has hit a company valuation of $5.5bn after closing a Series D round on $500m.

Over two fifths of UK pensions and trustees are unprepared for...

Over two fifths (43%) of UK-based trustees and pension managers feel unequipped to monitor and report on their pension scheme’s Environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) policy to a high standard.

Meniga receives license from Financial Conduct Authority

Meniga, which helps consumers improve their financial lives, has successfully registered as an Account Information Service Provider by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Monzo to hire 500 new employees and take another crack at...

UK-based challenger bank Monzo is planning to grow its staff from 1,500 to 2,000 and to relaunch its failed premium services.

FCA concerned about new payment services

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) sees new payment services a big concern for the financial services market.

These tech startups selected by Tech Nation could help boost the...

Of the ten tech startups who have won Tech Nation’s Rising Stars competition this year, three could have applications for the financial industry.

Barclays’ CEO investigated by FCA and PRA over Jeffrey Epstein connections

Two of the UK’s biggest financial regulators are investigating the ties between US financier Jeffrey Epstein and Barclays’ CEO Jes Staley, the bank has revealed.

Parent budgeting FinTech StorkCard given an Electronic Money Institution licence

Having reached another milestone on its way to becoming the budget management solution of choice for new parents, StorkCard has been granted an Electronic Money Institution (EMI) licence from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

UK FinTech Curve opens New York office ahead of its planned...

The British all-cards-in-one solution provider Curve is planning to go across the pond in the fall and has taken a clear step towards it with the opening of its first US office.

Challenger bank N26 is leaving the UK because of Brexit

The UK has officially left the EU. Now, a huge European FinTech company has pulled the plug on its British operations.