ING in Poland has launched a new online tool which enables entrepreneurs to test out their business ideas with a target group of prospective users.
The European Commission is investigating whether banks are deliberately preventing non-bank competitors from gaining access to customer account data.
Fintech is more than just a buzzword, it is a revolution that will have profound implication for the financial services industry, according to Bank of England executive Andrew Hauser.
UK digital wealth platform Moneyfarm is aiming to move into the personal financial management space with the acquisition of financial chatbot technology startup Ernest.
A strong line-up of C-Suite digital banking heads and innovators from across the Scandinavian fintech scene will gather in Stockholm next month to debate the future of financial services at Finextra's annual NextGen Banking Nordics summit.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is killing off controversial plans to seize algorithmic traders' source code.
UK insurer Aviva has acquired a majority stake in a startup robo-adviser for an undisclosed sum.
Toronto-Dominion Bank is looking to tap into Israel's world-renowned cybersecurity talent pool through the opening of a Tel Aviv office. Meanwhile, the Canadian bank is also giving its app an AI boost through a partnership with Kasito.
Digital challenger bank Starling is to open a mobile-only business account for small traders and SMEs.
The Canadian Bankers Association says the government should think carefully before embracing open banking, warning that increasing third party access to financial data poses major risks not only to customers but to the entire economy.
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