His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales made a trip to Barclays’ Eagle Lab in Notting Hill London, with the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL), to meet entrepreneurs making waves in technology and sustainability (pictures attached).
Fintech startups are setting new standards for customer control and experience, forcing high street banks to up their game, says UK charity the Fairbanking Foundation.
Thomson Reuters has moved to strengthen its KYC management services and legal entity data by buying Clarient and Avox from the DTCC and its bank partners. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Barclaycard, which has an overview of nearly half of the UK’s credit and debit card transactions, is partnering with VocaLink to enable its merchants to accept mobile payments through Pay by Bank app.
Barclaycard is reporting positive feedback from a trial of contactless donation boxes with eleven leading charities.
In a move it claims can help unlock a multi-billion pound opportunity for the UK economy, Barclays has revamped its mobile app to enable businesses to secure loans and overdrafts in minutes.
MasterCard's £700m acquisition of UK-based payment provider VocaLink has hit a snag after the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) voiced concerns over the deal.
This Christmas drinkers in one London pub will be spared the ritual of frantically waving £20 notes at bar staff in an effort to grab their attention, thanks to a self-service beer pump with built-in contactless payment capabilities.
Barclays has today announced that it has signed an agreement with AnaCap Financial Partners for the sale of its French Retail Banking business.
Barclays has previously stated that it will establish a Group Service Company (“ServCo”), which will deliver infrastructure services to the businesses within the Barclays Group.
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