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DBS launches mobile-only bank in India

Think Asia, Latam and Africa are the places we will see successful mobile only banks, am skeptical on the short/near term potential of...

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TransferWise is officially launching in a new $25 billion market

Hope the AML policies are ok...several banks got fines worth of several unicorns on Mexico Money transfer

The US-Mexico money transfer corridor is the biggest in the world, and TransferWise wants a piece of the action. On Tuesday, the...…

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Topless dancers, champagne, and David Bowie: Inside the crash of London's $2.7 billion unicorn Powa

Business Insider provides a great breakdown and plenty of insider gossip on how Dan Wagner built and destroyed UK payment startup, Powa

Powa Technologies collapsed in February after blowing through more than $200 million of investor money. Insiders claim its flagship...…

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Fintech Fix: Prosper Outlines Response to Slowdown Concerns

Investors are concerned the rapidly growing area of online consumer loans is hitting a rough patch. The Large US based Consumer lenders...

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SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Ledger Technology adoption within financial services

The research report from Swift and Accenture analyses the opportunities and challenges of distributed ledger technology in financial...

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2015 the year of the great “Bank Unbundling

Fintech what does all this mean for consumers? This article is about what they believe to be the next wave of innovation shaping the...

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The P2P blockchain driven insurance model

Insurance + Blockchain + P2P seems like a wild dream for tech entrepreneur. To date the p2p models are not so disruptive, but time will...

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How a blockchain based insurer could look like

Nice overview, for inspiration. In this model, the use of smart contracts in the insurance market would not have to be limited to the...

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Capgemini to build 100-strong team of blockchain specialists

Wonder where you find 100 blockchain specialist....

The IT services firm is building a team of 100 blockchain experts as banks start to consider the technology as the future of financial...…

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Vestmark raises $30 mln from Summit

Vestmark, the Wakefield, MASaaS provider of wealth management solutions for financial advisors and institutions, closed a $30m investment...

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3,000 bankers, techies, and investors held a summit in Europe this week — here's what everyone was t

This week Copenhagen held the first European Money2020 conference, showcasing the global fintech industry. The talk on the conference...

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Tech to threat 250,000 jobs for European Insurers

Last week, a report by Citi stated that US and European banks were set to shed 1.7m jobs as a result of increasing automation of its...

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Goldman Sachs-backed CompareAsiaGroup gets new CEO ahead of its second round of funding

Goldman Sachs-backed CompareAsiaGroup gets new CEO ahead of its second round of funding

CompareAsiaGroup, a consumer finance startup backed by Goldman Sachs, has appointed Sam Allen as its new chief executive officer. Allen...…

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App-only bank Number26 doubled customers in 5 months — its CEO says he's building a bank like 'Uber

The Berlin-based, app-only bank revealed in an interview that it has passed 160 thousand customers, with 80% of its customer growth...

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The insurance tech equation

“There are 46 insurance companies in Fortune 500, with an average age of 95 years. Cumulative market cap is more than $1T,” said Spencer...

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A 'robo-advisor' startup founded by a team of ex-Goldman Sachs employees is coming to the UK to take

New round of Scalable capital going head to head with Numeg in the UK. 

Scalable Capital, a fintech startup launched by a group of former Goldman Sachs employees, has launched in the UK and raised £5.6 million...…

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A new challenger bank is literally handing out free shares (grab one quick!)

Tandem will be giving each ‘co-founder’ a share in the company as well as exclusive access to Tandem’s upcoming events

Too good to be true? Tandem is has an invite-only scheme for anyone to become a co-founder in this challenger bank. Just weeks after...…

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Technology Transforms How Insurers Calculate Risk

Dan Preston, the chief executive of Metromile, an insurer based in San Francisco that monitors mileage and sets premiums according to the...

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Guidewire acquires Eagle Eye, expands analytics tools for insurers Guidewire, which focuses on the i

Guidewire Software, a software provider for the insurance industry has acquired EagleEye Analytics. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed....

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Inside the $5 Billion Company That Will Launch Your Business Why is it easier than ever to get a bus

How do you launch a business? Stripe wants to be the answer. The $5b company is looking to move beyond just being a payment processor for...

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Should Investors Value Lending Club as a Tech Company or a Bank? CEO Renaud Laplanche Shrugs.

Should Investors Value Lending Club as a Tech Company or a Bank? CEO Renaud Laplanche Shrugs explains

In the past, banks offered lots of different services to their members because the convenience of doing multiple things at one physical...…

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Blispay, the financing program for SMBs, raises $12.75M in seed funding

Seed rounds remain high. 12.75m in seed for Blispay, a financing card program for SME's

Big box retailers like Best Buy and Target have all kinds of financing card programs for their customers. But smaller and medium-sized...…

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How to Open a UK Bank Account Online

Nice article on opening Bank accounts.  Number26 and Monese as examples.  

As I started to check the facts for this article I planned to title it ‘How to Open a Free UK Bank Account Online’. Lateron I had to omit...…

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Reimagining financial services in the Middle East Entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa

Dopay, a London based startup backed by Barclays Bank, have championed this approach with their cloud-based payroll service in Egypt....

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According to a 108-page report by Citigroup, banks in the US and Europe will cut another 1.7m jobs o

The ongoing trend of using technology, automation, shift from off to online and also the connected world will radically reduce the need...

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As fintech companies jockey for the pole position among consumers, Betterment gets a $100 million bo

New-York based wealth management platform, Betterment, secured $100m in Series E funding, led by Kinnevik. This raise will allow the...

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