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Starling Bank acquires Fleet Mortgages

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jul 2021

Starling Bank has acquired the buy-to-let mortgage lender Fleet Mortgages in a GBP 50 million cash and share deal.

Starling Bank, banks, challenger bank, acquisition, lending

Starling Bank wins BCR's switching scheme; in line for further funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 22 Jul 2021

As part of the BCR’s Incentivised Switching scheme, Starling Bank has been the biggest beneficiary, with almost 17,000 new customers joining the bank.

Starling Bank, funding, online banking, challenger bank

Starling Bank receives GBP 50 mln investment from Goldman Sachs

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 20 Apr 2021

Starling Bank has received a GBP 50 million investment from Goldman Sachs.

fintech, investment, Starling Bank, banks, challenger bank

Starling Bank raises GBP 270 mln in funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 08 Mar 2021

Starling Bank has unveiled its biggest fundraising yet, securing more than GBP 270 million from investors.

Starling Bank, funding, digital banking, SMEs, challenger bank

Challenger bank Starling to raise additional capital

News | Payments General | 09 Nov 2020

UK-based challenger bank, Starling, has announced it is on track to be profitable by Christmas, but this does not mean it is not out raising additional capital already, according to TechCrunch.

Starling Bank, challenger banks, UK, funding, SMEs, investors, business accounts

UK-based taxpayers face GBP 26 bln loss due to BBLS fraud and defaults

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 08 Oct 2020

The National Audit Office (NAO) has raised concerns that taxpayers might lose up to GBP 26 billion due to fraud and defaults on the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS).

UK, taxpayers, BBLS, fraud, defaults, National Audit Office, NAO, Bounce Back, loan scheme, Starling Bank, TIde, COVID-19, small businesses, fintechs, sole trader business accounts

Starling Bank rolls out open banking portal for personal and joint accounts

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 05 Oct 2020

Starling Bank has launched online banking for its personal and joint account holders, after launching an online portal for its business customers in 2019. 

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Open Banking reaches 2 mln UK-based users

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 28 Sep 2020

The Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE) has reported that after six months since the 1 million user milestone has been reached, the UK user base increased to 2 million.

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Starling Bank to roll out Kite card for children

News | Payments General | 10 Sep 2020

Starling Bank has announced the launch of its child-friendly account Kite in September 2020, which will be linked to an adult’s existing Starling account. 

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Starling Bank rolls out Penfold pensions for business owners

News | Payments General | 20 Jul 2020

UK-based Starling Bank has announced the launch of Penfold on its marketplace, a pension provider meant for business owners, freelancers, and contractors.

Starling Bank, Penfold, pensions, business owners, UK, United Kingdom, marketplace, freelancers, contractors, pension provider, Starling Marketplace, app, online portal

Trade Finance Global submits BCR bid to enhance tech

News | Payments General | 20 Jul 2020

Financing platform Trade Finance Global has submitted a bid as part of Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) GBP 100 million Pool E, according to AltFi.

Trade Finance Global, BCR, financing platform, Banking Competition Remedies, Metro Bank, Nationwide, grants, Starling Bank, Coconut, Equifax

Amid pandemic, fintech leaders raise almost USD 4 billion in Q2

News | Payments General | 17 Jul 2020

Fintech leaders have raised a total of USD 3.81 billion in the second quarter of 2020, according to data gathered by Buy Shares.

fintech, Stripe, Robinhood, Monzo, payments, investment, funding, Starling Bank, Airwallex

Starling Bank launches USD account

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Jul 2020

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

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Starling Bank seeks GBP 35 mln in competition funding

News | Payments General | 03 Jul 2020

Starling Bank has planned to apply for grants worth up to GBP 35 million from an EU-backed competition fund that has already awarded it GBP 100 million.

Starling Bank, competition funding, grants, EU-backed competition fund, startup bank, BCR, Banking Competition Remedies, SMEs, small business market, alternative remedies fund, Royal Bank of Scotland, UK, United Kingdom, banking market, EU state aid rules

BCR extends the deadline for The Incentivised Switching Scheme

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 25 Jun 2020

Banking Competition Remedies (BCR) has extended the deadline on its EUR 249 million scheme to switch business current accounts away from RBS subsidiary Williams & Glyn. 

BCR, SME, Banking Competition Remedies, RBS, Williams & Glyn, Incentivised Switching Scheme, ISS, banks, Starling Bank, Metro Bank, Santander

Raisin offers banking services in-house for Europe

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 18 Jun 2020

Digital wealth management fintech Raisin has announced that it has brought its customer services under one roof.

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Starling Bank introduces three new in-app integrations

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 16 Jun 2020

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

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

News | Cards | 03 Jun 2020

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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MarketFinance, Capital on Tap secure CBILS and Bounce Back Loan approvals

News | Payments General | 13 May 2020

The British Business Bank has approved MarketFinance and Capital on Tap, among other lenders, for accreditation under both the CBILS and BBL schemes.

MarketFinance, Capital on Tap, British Business Bank, CBILS, BBL, Bounce Back Loan, Bank Leumi, Shawbrook Bank, Bank of Ireland UK, Skipton Business Finance, SME, government-backed guarantee, loans, Starling Bank, OakNorth, Funding Circle

Starling lends GDP 90 mln in Bounce Back Loans to SMEs

News | Payments General | 13 May 2020

UK-based digital bank Starling has offered over GDP 90 mln to SMEs in Bounce Back Loans (BBL), with a total of GDP 120 mln committed.

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