Venture capital investment in Asia-based fintech start-ups reached $5.4 billion in 2016 just shy of the $5.5 billion invested in the US.
Consumer group Which? has accused the UK's Payment System Regulator (PSR) of letting banks off the hook by not forcing them to reimburse customers who fall victim to online money transfer scams.
The founder of an Australian robo-advisor has accused the country's banks of hypocrisy over their cries of anti-competitive behaviour from Apple Pay
Lloyds Banking Group is accelerating its cost-cutting drive by announcing more job cuts and branch closures despite doubling its profit in the first half of 2016.
UK bank Standard Chartered is planning to roll out its video banking service to more than five million users across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
Lloyds Banking Group has become the latest UK high street bank to launch a mentoring service for fintech startups.