A review of the first year of the UK’s groundbreaking experiment in Open Banking. What worked? What didn’t? And what next?
Barclays Bank has recruited Starling's chief platform officer Megan Caywood as head of consumer strategy.
A man who built a jerry-rigged device that he used to con people into thinking they were talking to their bank has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.
iwoca, the UK’s fastest growing small business lender, today announces it has connected to Barclays and HSBC banks under Open Banking.
Barclays Bank has become the first of the UK's incumbents to follow the example set by challengers Starling and Monzo in enabling customers to block payments to certain categories of retailer, such as gambling services and premium rate websites and phone lines.
Barclaycard's efforts to make passwords a thing of the past has led it to join an accelerator programme run by self-sovereign identity (SSI) specialist Evernym.
Swift has signed 14 major banks - including Bank of China, Citi and Deutsche Bank - to a pilot using APIs to pre-validate gpi payments, speeding up identification and cutting out errors and omissions in messages.
Following news of the Marriott data breach, panelists at Fintech Connect 2018 believe that while concern about the security of data retention still exists, open APIs have resulted in a paradigm shift around how data is controlled.
In a UK banking first, Barclays has today announced a service where Deaf or hard of hearing customers will be able to have their telephone conversations with the bank interpreted by a lipspeaker: a hearing person who can provide communication support by being easily lip read.
Barclays Bank is to transfer 460 staff to HCL Technologies as part of an IT infrastructure partnership that will deliver a range of digital services to the bank's 80,000 employees globally.
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