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Beyond the sandbox: A deeper collaboration between FinTech and government

24 September 2021

The hand of the Government must reach beyond supporting innovation to ensure the sustainability of the sector as it continues to evolve and grow, writes Marcus Treacher. ...

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London startup Prodigy Finance raises $750mn from investment giants

24 September 2021

The fintech, which raised $240 million in 2017, has provided over $1billion in cross-border loans to more than 20,000 students from over 100 countries on a "Future Earnin...

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Lloyds gives users control over contactless limits amid fraud fears

24 September 2021

Lloyds Banking Group customers will be able to set their own limits when the new £100 ceiling on contactless card payments comes into effect next month. The upcoming hik...

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It turns out FinTech is worth as much a SaaS

24 September 2021

intech startups are having one hell of a week. On the heels of Boston-based software-and-payments company Toast’s strong IPO pricing, Remitly priced shares in its own ...

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Irish FinTech sector secures record $900mn investment in first half of 2021

22 September 2021

A new fintech report from KPMG said the total activity for H1 of this year topped the previous record, largely driven by the acquisition of Fenergo. The fintech sector i...

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Robinhood to launch cryptocurrency wallets as Bitcoin becomes bigger part of business

22 September 2021

-Robinhood is testing “crypto wallets” with select clients next month to allow investors to send, receive and move cryptocurrencies in and out of the Robinhood app. -...

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ZestMoney raises $50mn in Series C funding

22 September 2021

Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) startup ZestMoney said on September 22 that it had raised $50 million from Australian BNPL fintech Zip Co. This is a part of a larger Series C fu...

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FinTech startup Tag valued at $100mn in Pakistan’s largest Seed round

22 September 2021

Tag, a one-year-old startup that offers banking and financial services to users in Pakistan, has raised over $12 million in what is now the largest seed financing round i...

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Monzo introduces “pay on card, from a Pot”

22 September 2021

Monzo allowed users to pay Direct Debits and standing orders from a Pot for a while, and now they can make card payments too – including via Apple Pay and Google Pay!...

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PayPal adds savings to revamped super app

22 September 2021

PayPal has given its app a major overhaul, adding a savings account and new in-app shopping tools and messaging features. As it continues to move beyond its core payment...

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UAE challenger Zand prepares for launch in both retail and corporate markets

22 September 2021

Zand, a new digital retail and corporate banking challenger, is preparing to launch in the UAE. The new fintech, which gained authorisation from the Central Bank of the ...

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YouTrip sets up innovation lab to expand team ahead of brand revamp

22 September 2021

Singapore’s multi-currency travel wallet YouTrip announced that it will be establishing an innovation lab in the country to fast-track its technology capabilities and p...

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