Articles with tag: uk

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Payment methods in 2020 – The global overview

26 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

Alexandra Constantinovici, senior editor with The Paypers, drills down on the most relevant updates in the global payments industry, with focus on key particularities from each geography. 

Payment Methods Report, The Paypers, payment methods, online payments, mobile payments, cashless society, QR payments, pay later solutions, Asia, US, UK, Spain, The Netherlands, Southeast Asia, Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, LATAM, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Singapore, ecommerce, online commerce, Unified Payment Interface, Tap-on-Phone, POS, mobile POS

Virgin Money, Strands roll out Money Management to help SMEs

23 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based bank Virgin Money has partnered with Strands to launch a free, full money management package to support small business customers with their financial operations.

Virgin Money, product launch, Money Management, SMEs, UK, small business, financial operations, fintech, Strands, bank, Mastercard

British payment operator PayPoint sells Romanian operations

22 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

The UK-based cash and online payment operator PayPoint has announced it will sell its Romanian subsidiaries PayPoint Services and PayZone to the investment fund Innova Capital.

PayPoint, PayPoint Services, PayZone, PayPoint Romania, acquisition, Innova Capital, online payments, online payment operator, United Kingdom, UK

PFMs that still rely on screen scraping should embrace Open Banking APIs

22 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Yolt Technology Services (YTS) has conducted a survey  across the UK and the Netherlands to better understand the perception of different industries towards open banking.

UK, Netherlands, open banking, screen scraping, personal finance, PSD2, SCA, Strong Customer Authentication, finance management, report, standardisation, compliance, security, data privacy, money management, COVID-19, survey, Yolt Technology Services, consent

Trilo launches Open Banking solution for merchants and consumers

22 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

UK-based payments startup Trilo has announced the launch of its Alpha service version in the UK, offering an open banking solution that will serve merchants and everyday consumers.

Trilo, payments, startup, UK, open banking, bank-to-bank payment, cashback, SaaS. Merchants, product launch, fintech, API

Money-conscious Brits now buying big at the end of each month, Openpay reveals

21 Oct 2020 | Ecommerce

Openpay has found that due to the pandemic, UK-based consumers now shun the payday treat – with 46% waiting until the end of the month to treat themselves after assessing finances.

Openpay, research, UK, payday, pandemic, COVID-19, shopping behaviour, retailers, smart home, online shopping

ClearScore, Netacea partnership for bot protection

21 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Bot management solution provider Netacea has been selected by UK-based credit marketplace ClearScore to protect against credential stuffing attacks and account takeovers.

ClearScore, Netacea, partnership, bot protection, fraud, UK, credential attack, account takeover

Mode adopts Bitcoin as treasury reserve asset

21 Oct 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Mode Global, an LSE-listed Fintech Group, has allocated up to ten percent (10%) of its cash reserves to purchase Bitcoin and adopt it as a treasury reserve asset.

Mode Global, fintech, UK, Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, investment, mobile app

UK-based Atom bank, SurePay partner for fraud prevention

21 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

SurePay has announced the successful implementation of its UK Confirmation of Payee solution for app-based bank Atom bank

Atom bank, SurePay, fraud prevention, UK, Confirmation of Payee, Netherlands, payments, IBAN, Name Check, online payments, UK Finance, Open Banking Expo, banking fraud, internet fraud, impersonation scams, fraudster

Cordite Society launches Corda Network digital currency

20 Oct 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Cordite Society, a co-operative society registered in the UK, has launched XDC, the first Corda Network digital currency, according to the official press release.

DeFi, stablecoin, cryptocurrency, token, Cordite Society, UK, Corda, blockchain, R3, CBDC

VLS rebrands to 'Banking Works' following transformation project

20 Oct 2020 | Payments General

Virtual Lease Services (VLS), a UK-based outsourcing partner to the banking and lending community, has launched a new brand and service proposition to market.

Banking Works, data processing, decisioning, robotic process automation, NETSOL Technologies, UK, financial services

Accelerated Payments obtains GBP 20 mln financing

19 Oct 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

SME funding provider Accelerated Payments has secured a GBP 20 million senior debt line from asset manager Channel Capital Advisors to expand AP’s receivables financing capability. 

Accelerated Payments, financing, SME, receivables, senior debt line, asset manager, Channel Capital Advisors, invoice financing, Europe, Ireland, UK, covid-19, FCA

Detect raises GBP 250,000 in pre-seed funding round

19 Oct 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

UK-based regtech Detected has closed its pre-seed funding round at GBP 250,000.

Detected, UK, regtech, funding, fund raiser, marketplace, procurement

UK banks to rise the cost of credit card borrowing, Bank of England says

16 Oct 2020 | Cards

Bank of England has revealed rising rates in approach to Christmas and lenders’ plans to restrict loan products soon.

bank of England, cards, credit, mortgage, lending, industry survey, credit card borrowing, credit cards, cards, UK, United Kingdom

Trading 212 to use TrueLayer's Open Banking platform

16 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Fintech TrueLayer has announced that UK-based investment platform Trading 212 has implemented its platform to deliver an improved investment experience.

Trading 212, TrueLayer, UK, open banking, platform, fintech, investment platform, financial markets, commission-free investing, apps, API, data, bank, Payments Initiation

Cash still pays to cover household bills, pre-pandemic study finds

16 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

Bill payers are still invested in cash, with cash office payments taking preference over options such as PayPoint, Post Office, and Payzone according to pre-pandemic figures released by payment specialist allpay.

allpay, Post Office, Payzone, or PayPoint, bills, cash, bank transfer, rents, UK, study, direct debit, credit card, cash

Zilch, Credit Kudos partner for Buy Now Pay Later credit assessment

15 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) provider Zilch has partnered with challenger credit reference agency and Open Banking provider Credit Kudos to better assess affordability of its customers. 

Zilch, Credit Kudos, Buy Now Pay Later, BNPL, credit assessment, challenger, credit reference agency, open banking, affordability, alternative credit, instalments, credit, UK, pandemic, BNPL Mastercard, online retailer, payments

PayPal launches 'Pay in 3' instalment solution for UK-based shoppers

15 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

PayPal has announced the launch of a Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) service in the UK that enables shoppers to finance their purchases over three interest-free monthly instalments.

PayPal, Buy Now, Pay Later, BNPL, UK, interest-free monthly instalments, instalment payments, Pay in 3

Fintech Laybuy partners with Manchester United

14 Oct 2020 | Payments General

New Zealand-based Laybuy has teamed up with Manchester United to become the football club’s official buy-now-pay-later partner, according to AltFi

Fintech, Laybuy, Manchester United, New Zealand, United Kingdom, UK, buy now pay later, partnership, football club, interest-free, payments, retail platforms, Premier League, Australia, stock exchange, IPO, coronavirus, pandemic

UK-based Railsbank becomes part of SAP.iO

14 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

BaaS platform Railsbank has entered the SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Fall 2020 acceleration programme which has just been launched, according to the official press release.

UK, Railsbank, SAP.iO, BaaS, platform, acceleration programme, SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Fall 2020, enterprise application software, startups, APIs, COVID-19, recovery, fintech, spend management, Singapore Economic Development Board, SAP Concur, travel, expense management