Articles with tag: challenger bank

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Challenger bank Current launches points reward program for debit card users

06 Aug 2020 | Cards

US-based challenger bank Current has launched a program that will offer points-based rewards to its checking account customers. 

mobile bank, banks, Current, debit cards, cards, challenger bank, US, merchants

DayTek Capital receives Australian banking licence

04 Aug 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Australia-based neobank DayTek Capital has been awarded an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Australia, challenger bank, banks, DayTek Capital, banking, banking licence, neobank, Australian Financial Services Licence, AFSL, Australian Securities, Investments Commission, Infinity, cards, fintech, Restricted Authorised Deposit Taking Institution Licence, RADI, Australian Financial Compensation Scheme, Australian Federal, Qeensland State

Monzo's annual losses double due to the pandemic

31 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based digital bank Monzo has announced its annual losses more than doubled and warned its ability to continue operating had become more uncertain due to the pandemic.

Monzo, UK, digital bank, digital, banks, pandemic, coronavirus, COVID-19, startup, US, challenger bank, cards, Monzo Plus

Tide teams up with DueDil

29 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based challenger bank Tide has teamed up with UK fintech DueDil to assists with its account opening experience.

Tide, partnership, DueDil, UK, challenger bank, banks, KYC, onboarding, API

Paymentology partners with Finartix

29 Jul 2020 | Cards

UK-based fintech Paymentology has partnered with Finartex to bring data powered payments solutions to financial institutions in Greece, South Eastern Europe, Eastern Africa, Belgium, and Luxembourg.

UK, fintech, Paymentology, partnership, Finartix, data, payments, Greece, South Eastern Europe, Eastern Africa, Belgium, Luxembourg, cloud, cards, credit cards, debit cards, prepaid cards, banks, digital banks, digital, retail banks, EMIs, transactions, AI, challenger banks, technology

Challenger bank Dave affected by data breach

28 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

US-based challenger bank Dave has confirmed that it was the victim of a data breach that impacted up to 7.5 million customers.

Dave, challenger bank, US, United States, data breach, Waydev, TPP, bcrypt, GitHub Oath token, FBI, Crowdstrike

Canada's prepaid industry reaches USD 5 bln in loads in 2019; drives fintech sector

14 Jul 2020 | Payments General

In Canada, prepaid has been harnessed by incumbents and new fintech entrants as a platform to introduce new and innovative digital banking and payment products and services.

prepaid cards, SMEs, fintechs, cards, banks, gig workers, challenger banks, Canada, Canadian Prepaid Providers Organization, CPPO

Starling Bank launches USD account

07 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based Starling Bank has launched a digital banking Toolkit and a US dollar account to help British entrepreneurs get back to business.

Starling Bank, banks, challenger bank, neobank, COVID-19, coronavirus, UK, digital banking, banking, digital, US, Business Toolkit, SMEs, online bank, invoices, payments, software, loans, National Insurance Contributions, transactions

Société Générale to acquire challenger bank Shine

01 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Société Générale has announced acquiring France-based startup Shine for around EUR 100 million in an all-cash deal.

Société Générale, freelancer, challenger bank, banks, Shine, France, startups, Daphni, Kima Ventures, XAnge, freelancers, debit cards, cards, invoices, banking license

iProov to provide biometric technology to challenger bank Knab

01 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

iProov, a provider of biometric facial authentication technology, has announced that its technology is to be deployed by Dutch challenger bank Knab to provide an online biometric experience to its customers. 

iProov, biometric, challenger bank, Knab, ID verification, Strong Customer Authentication

Funding Xchange teams up with Enterprise Nation

29 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Business finance aggregator platform Funding Xchange has partnered with Enterprise Nation to implement innovation in business banking.

Funding Xchange, partnership, Enterprise Nation, BCR, banking, Banking Competition Remedies, UK, Royal Bank of Scotland, technology, Enterprise Nation Finance Portal, digital banks, challenger banks, banks

Lanistar taps Jumio's technology for identity verification

25 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Jumio, a provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and authentication solutions, has partnered with UK-based fintech Lanistar.

Lanistar, banking, onboarding, Jumio, AI, authentication, UK, fintechm ID Verification, Jumio Identity Verification, challenger bank, banks, transactions

Revolut, TrueLayer launch open banking in Ireland

17 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Revolut has partnered with financial API provider TrueLayer to introduce open banking for retail and business customers in Ireland.

Revolut, TrueLayer, open banking, AIB, Permanent TSB, Ulster Bank, Bank of Ireland, retail, business, balance, transactions, app, API, banks, challenger banks

Monzo secures GBP 60 mln funding

17 Jun 2020 | Payments General

UK challenger bank Monzo has confirmed it has closed GBP 60 million in a new round of funding, according to TechCrunch.

Monzo, funding, UK, challenger bank, Y Combinator, General Catalyst, Accel, Stripe, Goodwater, Orange, Thrive, Passion Capital, Reference Capital, Vanderbilt University, coronavirus, Covid-19

Credit Sesame completes the acquisition of Canadian digital bank

17 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Credit Sesame has completed the acquisition of Canada-based challenger bank STACK, marking the beginning of the company's international expansion. 

Credit Sesame, challenger bank, Canada, banks, STACK, partnership, digital banking, digital, banking, Sesame Cash

Starling Bank introduces three new in-app integrations

16 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based digital bank Starling has introduced three new in-app integrations to its banking platform.

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Minted to launch by the end of summer 2020

08 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Minted, a UK-based gold trading platform, has announced it is going to launch during the summer of 2020.

UK, gold, Minted, digital bank, challenger bank, banks, digital, startup, mobile app, Nadir Gold, London Bullion Market Association’s, LBMA, Financial Conduct Authority, FCA, AE Invest, technology, MoneyBox

Lunar launches money management accounts for teenagers

05 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Nordic challenger bank Lunar has launched accounts for teenager between 15 to 17 years old to offer help when it comes to money management.

Lunar, challenger bank, banking, banks, debit cards, cards, UK, digital banks, digital, Monzo, Starling, Revolut, Revolut Junior

Revolut launches new financial app

04 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Revolut has launched a ‘financial super app’ that aims at redefining its offerings to customers.

Revolut, open banking, banking, cryptocurrencies, Revolut Junior, UK, Ireland, challenger bank

Royal Voluntary Service selects Starling Bank and PFS to provide cards for vulnerable

03 Jun 2020 | Cards

UK-based charity Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) has selected Starling Bank and PFS to provide cards to NHS volunteer responders amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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