ING is to discontinue its P2P mobile payments app Twyp in the Netherlands after it failed to gain traction with customers.
Germany's central bank has teamed up with exchange operator Deutsche Börse to develop a functional prototype for blockchain technology-based settlement of securities.
Online-only Masthaven bank is promising an alternative to the one-size fits all approach of conventional banks as it opens its doors to customers in the UK.
Barclays has launched a new online direct investing service designed to help customers create a personalised financial plan and work towards their goals with the support of a range of tools and content.
A cross-industry letter signed by 39 European and national organisations in the payments value chain has hit out at European Banking Authority (EBA) plans to toughen up authentication rules for online transactions under the revised Payments Service Directive (PSD2).
Commercial Bank of Dubai is to launch a digital-only bank, dubbed CBD NOW, targeting millennials and tech-savvy customers in the UAE.
Swift's European operations forum in Berlin ended where it began, with a high-powered debate on the ability of the world's banks to combat an escalating cyber threat.
Digital Payments outfit Stripe has raised $150 million in a Series D funding round which values America's top fintech dog at more than $9 billion.
The US-based exchange has applied to the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) for an extended life priority order attribute, or speed bump, in an effort to level the playing field for long-term retail traders who feel they have been losing out to high speed frequency traders, reports the Financial Times.
Almost one in three workers in London face an uncertain future over their employer's plans to relocate the business.
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