Starling is moving into the banking-as-a-platform space, enabling third party companies to craft their own financial services offerings using the challenger's banking license and API infrastructure.
Savings-savvy Brits will now have access to a personal finance ‘super-app’ as the UK’s Best Personal Finance App and the Best British Bank join forces.
Starling Bank is working to upend the payments card, flipping the card to a vertical axis and doing away with embossed numbering in an effort to more accurately reflect the way people interact with plastic at ATMs and checkout counters.
Peer-to-peer business lender Growth Street is set to become the latest firm to go live on mobile bank Starling's in-app marketplace.
Money management chatbot Plum is excited to announce that it will now support challenger banks Monzo and Starling Bank thanks to Open Banking and a partnership with API specialist TrueLayer.
Starling Bank has become the first of the UK's app-only challengers to introduce joint accounts for retail customers.
The UK government has launched a series of initiatives designed to attract more foreign fintech experts to work for UK startups and to encourage those same startups to remain in the UK rather than uproot to an EU-based neighbouring jurisdiction.
Starling Bank has introduced a gambling blocker, enabling customers with addiction problems to block betting payments from their accounts.
Mastercard has enlisted Starling Bank as the settlement agent for the forthcoming debut of its P2P and B2C disbursement service Send in the UK.
Bankable has partnered with Starling Bank and Transact Payments Ltd to provide a compelling, real-time full-service payments platform to ambitious cross-border challenger bank initiatives, originated by corporates, banks, insurance companies or FinTech’s.
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