Barclays and Google for Work (GfW) have collaborated to invest in fast-growing UK partners by launching a pilot lending programme
Barclays Bank is taking its fintech accelerator programme to South Africa, extending its search for entrepreneurial startups to emerging economies on the African sub-continent.
Customers and retailers will no longer experience the frustration of failed mobile commerce transactions thanks to a new partnership between Barclays and Verifone.
The UK's Barclays Bank has released a purpose-built online banking hub that provides corporate customers with a single gateway to all of the bank's business services.
Swift announces today that Barclays and Navigators have successfully used the MyStandards Readiness Portal, a collaborative standards management platform that eases the client on-boarding process for financial institutions and their customers.
While Barclays continues to drag its heels on mobile payments via iPhones, it is set to become the first UK bank to introduce contactless payments from any NFC-enabled Android phone.
Barclays is to test the skills of budding traders with the opening of a virtual investment platform from US-based gamified recruitment startup Stockfuse.
Barclays Bank has launched a cloud-based contingency channel for corporate customers to funnel payments in the event of an online outage or other problems at client sites.
Fintech fashionistas can now make payments off the cuff with a natty new jacket from Scottish knitwear brand Lyle & Scott that comes complete with a buttoned-down pouch for Barclays' BPay contactless wristbands.
Barclays is preparing a Bitcoin pilot that will enable people to make donations to charities in the cryptocurrency, according to the Sunday Times.
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