Fintech startup Starling Bank to raise millions for global expansion
Mobile-only challenger bank Starling plans to raise £40 million ($54 million) from investors to drive expansion into markets beyond the U.K..
UK banks rally behind fintech startups
In an effort to help Britain maintain its position as a world leader in the tech sector, UK banks and startups have come together to rally behind the fintech industry. A number of the world's leading banks have come together to show their support for ...
Why the Fintech Game Has Just Begun
Steve McLaughlin is the founder, CEO and managing partner of FT Partners, one of the leaders in raising capital and advising CEOs on critical M&A transactions in the financial technology (fintech) space. He was earlier a senior banker at Goldman Sachs ...
Fintech Startups Attract Capital In Latin America
Many Latin Americans are hard pressed to obtain credit for their businesses or family needs, as 49% of adults do not have bank accounts. No wonder fintech entrepreneurs and investors are eyeing this market for potential clients. The region's fintech ...
The End Of The Beginning Of The Fintech Revolution
This week saw the launch of Innovate Finance's inaugural Fintech Growth Forum to support members on their journey to growth and create a dialogue to handle topics like culture, diversity and talent. With Liz Lumley as moderator and a welcome address ...
ECB may ask fintech banks to hold bigger buffers - Reuters
High-tech banks looking to enter the fintech zone may be asked to hold bigger liquidity and capital buffers due to the unique nature of their risks, the European ...
B2B startups are taking over European fintech - Business Insider
There has been a growing number of fintechs either launching in, or pivoting toward, the business-to-business (B2B) market.
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FCA strikes third fintech pact with Hong Kong
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The Financial Conduct Authority has expanded its fintech co-operation initiative with Hong Kong to span the full financial spectrum, after sealing a collaboration with the territory's insurance regulator. The FCA said in a statement today that it had ...
European Fintech deals indicate change of stance toward booming industry by conservative Hong Kong
FCA inks fintech pact with Hong Kong Insurance Authority
FCA and Hong Kong Insurance Authority announce FinTech agreement
State of European fintech report - Business Insider
A new report on the state of European fintech shows the number of high value rounds and corporate investors have increased.
Ex-Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins raised £34 million for his fintech startup
LONDON – Former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins has raised £34 million ($46 million) for his fintech startup 10X Future Technologies. The Series A funding round was led by Chinese firm Ping An Insurance and consulting firm Oliver Wyman. London-based ...
Ex-Barclays CEO Jenkins Bags $46 Million for His Fintech Startup ...
10x, founded by the ex-CEO of Barclays, raises $46M to take on ancient banking infrastructure