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.
Thomson Reuters and Imperial College London are pooling their expertise for joint research projects into the big data challenges facing the fintech and regtech industries.
Bank customers across the UK were unable to log in to their accounts this morning because of a major technical fault at internet service provider BT.
Temporary IT workers at UK-based Clydesdale Bank have agreed to a 10% pay cut in order to hold on to their jobs, according to news site ContractorUK.
UK-based Nucleus Commercial Finance claims it has made the largest ever P2P loan to date following a £14.5 million financing facility offered to UK steel stockholder Industrial Metal Services (IMS).
UK payment processing firm Worldpay is experiencing ongoing problems issuing payments despite promising to work with clients to resolve the software issue.
Mobile payments firm Square is finally gearing up to launch in Europe after incorporating a business, called Squareup Europe Ltd, in the UK, according to Reuters.
The introduction of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) could significantly boost gross domestic product, new research from the Bank of England suggests.
Student loan specialist CommonBond has raised $30 million in a Series C funding round led by Neuberger Berman Private Equity and another $300 million in debt to make loans.
Santander has doubled the size of its fintech investment fund, from $100 million to $200 million, in what the bank describes as a sign of commitment to its philosophy of collaborating with startups.
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