Category: Financial Services

7 Sep

Kim Kardashian crypto ad singled out by watchdog

7 Sep

Cinch adds NFL London games to UK portfolio

18 Aug

London credit fintech Keebo picks up £5m funding ahead of October launch

11 Aug

London’s social bank bags £17.7M

4 Aug

Element Ventures announces $130M fund for future fintech leaders

27 Jul

RIP Supermarket banks – Tesco Bank to close all current accounts from end of November

26 Jul

After Tink, Visa acquires London fintech Currencycloud for £700m

20 Jul

Global Digital Banking Market to reach $30.1B by 2026

19 Jul

Global shares drop on fears of Delta Covid variant

16 Jun

London based startup Ramp raises £7.1m to become the ‘PayPal for crypto’

19 May

London-based crypto startup Copper secures £35M funding to expand global footprint

19 May

Wealth management platform Finary secures £1.9M funding

28 Apr

Autonomous retail startup Sensei grabs £4.7M, plans UK expansion

28 Apr

Dutch fintech BUX secures £58M; eyes UK expansion

21 Apr

Top investor Baillie Gifford joins Bitcoin rush with $100m funding for Britain’s

12 Apr

A green alternative to Monzo raises more than half a million on CrowdCube

1 Mar

UK app-based bank Atom to raise £40m as it prepares for IPO in 2022

24 Feb

Lloyds launches wealth drive as annual profits fall 72% to £1.2bn

17 Feb

Bitcoin storms past £50,000 for first time as mainstream appeal grows

12 Feb

UK FinTech Monzo’s First Female CEO Will Head American Expansion

12 Feb

Goldman Sachs reopens Marcus online accounts for UK savers

9 Feb

Elon Musk’s Tesla buys $1.5bn of Bitcoin causing currency to spike

5 Feb

UK economy to ‘recover rapidly’ this year as vaccines are rolled out, Bank of England says

3 Feb

The rise of TikTok ‘finfluencers’ offers lessons for the investment industry

2 Feb

Silver prices surge as Redditors drive up shares following GameStop frenzy

2 Feb

Buy now, pay later firms such as Klarna face stricter controls

5 Jan

Admiral to sell to Uswitch owner for £500m

4 Dec

UK fintech Pockit scoops £15M funding cements partnership with Railsbank

4 Dec

London-based fintech Updraft raises £16M to make your credit card redundant

3 Dec

Monzo raises £60M in extension funding round as it approaches 5M customers milestone

23 Nov

British e-commerce startup for CBD gets £1.1m funding for US expansion

23 Nov

Revolut rival Starling Bank becomes first digital bank to reach profitability

17 Dec

Bitcoin hits all-time high rising above $20,000

9 Nov

Global stock markets rally after Biden victory

14 Oct

PayPal launches tool that allows shoppers to pay in interest-free instalments

9 Oct

Plum data shows investment increase during lockdown

5 Oct

Black Pound Day campaign aims to boost black-owned businesses

23 Sep

Voice and mobile payments driving rise of ‘in-car commerce’

22 Sep

Million-pound scheme launched to help improve access to cash

9 Sep

Paypal rival Mollie raises $90m in funding on the back of coronavirus shopping boom

21 Jul

Plum raises $10M for its ‘smart’ money management app

19 May

Comparethemarket reunites Take That and Robbie Williams to lift spirits

2 Apr

SoftBank terminates $3 billion WeWork tender offer

30 Mar

Bidwedge launches to solve unused foreign cash

18 Mar

Monzo launches free and business accounts

24 Feb

Monzo help customers get on the housing market

20 Feb

Growth in profits for Moneysupermarket

18 Feb

HSBC indicates mass job cuts as profits plunge

17 Feb

‘Challenger’ bank knocks First Direct off top spot for online banking

14 Feb

RBS rebrands to NatWest Group

12 Feb

Fintech N26 quits UK following Brexit

12 Feb

Monese key hire signals expansion

11 Feb

UK fintech Starling Bank raises £60m

10 Feb

M&S extends mobile pay & go to 50 stores

10 Feb

Banks “need to change culture before tech”

10 Feb

Bicycle insurtech firm locks in £3.6m funding

7 Feb

WHSmith offers credit via Laybuy

2 Mar

SumUp and Mastercard partner to launch business payments card

26 Feb

UK’s most valuable fintech start-up raises $500m

31 Jan

P2P credit start-up Elfin seeks funds

29 Jan

Upgrade Pack hits £5m seed funding

28 Jan

Baanx closes fund round with £650k

24 Jan

Digital mortgage firm Trussle raises £7.5m

23 Jan

Islamic banking app Niyah for UK debut

23 Jan

Monese tops £1bn value with latest funding round

22 Jan

Fintech Vive wins operations licence

20 Jan

Getsafe brings flexible insurance to UK market

17 Jan

First Direct targets “financial wellbeing”

15 Jan

TSB opening IT centre to drive digital banking

8 Jan

Mastercard to release single

6 Jan

Koto Card set for UK debut

17 Dec

Monzo hikes overdraft rates

10 Dec

Travel card fintech Currensea wins funds

9 Dec

New peer-to-peer lending rules kick in

4 Dec

Insurtech newbie Cuvva Raises £15m for launch

2 Dec

Zopa shores up £130m challenger bank capital

29 Nov

First Direct tops list for customer experience

28 Nov

RBS unveils Bo to take on digital challengers

26 Nov

Oval Money fintech rakes in £1m crowdfund boost

22 Nov

Mobile credit card firm Tymit grabs £4m funds

20 Nov

Fintech Snoop secures UK launch for AI-based switching

20 Nov

Consumers more likely to recommend Monzo than any other UK brand

20 Nov

TSB bosses slammed for bank’s IT failures

15 Nov

Plum sucks up $3m fund to boost AI savings apps

14 Nov

HSBC to let customers block spending on gambling websites

14 Nov

Google moots banking launch with Citi deal

13 Nov

Zego first insurtech to be handed UK licence

8 Nov

UK fintech Tandem unveils global roll-out

7 Nov

Chip turns to Crowdcube to tempt new customers

5 Nov

Silicon Valley Bank boosts TotallyMoney coffers by £5m

4 Nov

Habito asks homeowners to habitually check rates

4 Nov

Santander buys majority stake in UK fintech Ebury

24 Oct

Mastercard buys loyalty business that counts Coke and L’Oréal among clients

24 Oct

Starling swoops for £30m extra funding to back expansion plan

23 Oct

Ernst & Young LLP – Assistant Director Procurement | Brand, Marketing & Communications

22 Oct

GoodBox to boost charity donor options after scoring Seedrs goal

15 Oct

Beez buzzing as UK launch offers shoppers cashback and finance

15 Oct

Clearpay and The Hut Group partner to offer customised payment solutions

14 Oct

UK fintech Revolut seeks £1.2bn to support global revolution plans