The number of internet banking logins made by Brits each day fell last year, as customers continued to migrate to apps, BBA research shows.
PayPal has agreed to make it easier for customers to pay with their Visa cards in exchange for long-term "fee certainty" from the card scheme.
Barclays has teamed up with Samsung on an internal hackathon in which the bank's staffers work to build mobile services that tap the electronics giant's security technology.
MasterCard has agreed to pay about £700 million to buy 92.4% of VocaLink, the bank-owned operator of the UK's Faster Payments system and Zapp mobile service.
The UK's largest retail banks have called on the government to compel smaller, challenger banks to share the cost of financial inclusion by also offering loss-leading fee-free banking accounts.
N26, the Berlin-based challenger bank formerly known as Number26, has been awarded a full banking licence in Germany, aiding its push to expand its mobile banking service across Europe.
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.
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