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Fintech Curve Moves into NFTs in Digital Auction to Support London Theatre

Curve, a Fintech that offers a popular smart card and app, has joined with Theatre Support Fund+ to auction off five NFTs (non-fungible tokens) in support of London theatre. The NFT auction is scheduled to end on Friday, April 9, 2021, and Curve is encouraging… Read More

UK Fintech Curve Appoints Former CreditEase Managing Partner Anju Patwardhan As Non-Executive Director to the Board

Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, announced on Tuesday it has appointed Anju Patwardhan as a non-executive director to the Board. According to Curve, Anju brings decades of expertise and leadership in financial… Read More

DeFi Platform Yearn.Finance’s DAI Vault Suffers Major Exploit, Hack Leads to $11 Million in Value Drained from Platforms

On Thursday (February 4, 2021), an unknown entity reportedly stole $2.8 million from a shared digital or online vault via the investment platform Yearn.Finance. The hacker(s) exploited the vault using Aave, a decentralized finance (DeFi) platform that lets investors make flash loans. These DeFi solutions… Read More

Fintech Curve Adds Former Samsung Executive to Board of Directors

Curve, a UK based Fintech providing banking services, has named Cuong Do as an independent Board director, according to a note from the company. Do was most recently President of the Samsung Global Strategy Group, where he was responsible for developing and executing enterprise-wide strategy and… Read More

UK Fintech Curve Secures $95 Million As Part of Series C Funding Round

  Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, announced on Monday it secured $95 million as part of its Series C investment round. According to Curve, the round was led by IDC Ventures, Fuel… Read More

Plaid Announces New Partnership With Curve

  U.S. fintech Plaid announced on Wednesday it has formed a new partnership with fellow fintech Curve. According to Plaid, the partnership was created to help give people in the UK a “holistic view” of their money, make the most of their spending, as well… Read More

Curve Credit to be Powered by Thought Machine’s Online Lending Tech

Curve Credit has selected Thought Machine’s Vault product to power its online lending service, according to a note from the company. Curve is an aspiring digital bank that enables its users to consolidate cards and accounts into a single app and smart card. Curve offers a… Read More

Samsung Pay Card, Powered By Curve, Officially Launches

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd announced Monday the new Samsung Pay Card, powered by UK fintech Curve, and in conjunction with global payments technology company Mastercard, has officially made its debut. Samsung reported that Samsung Pay Card gives users complete control over their spending, without the fuss of… Read More

UK Fintech Curve Reportedly Looking to Secure Between £100 Million & £120 Million Through Upcoming Series C Funding Round

Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, is seeking to raise between £100 million and £120 million through its Series C round, Sifted reports.  Founded in 2015, Curve is on a mission to simplify… Read More

Coinbase Considering Listing Ampleforth, Blockstack, Hedera Hashgraph, Kava, The Graph, Other Digital Assets

San Francisco based crypto exchange Coinbase says it plans to provide support for all assets that meet its technical standards and guidelines, which adhere to applicable laws and regulations. Coinbase notes that eventually, it expects its clients, throughout the world, to have access to at… Read More

Curve Partners With Onfido to Provide Streamlined Onboarding For Customers

Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, has formed a partnership with global identity verification provider, Onfido, to speed up, simplify, and unify its Digital Identity and Know Your Customer (KYC) processes. “By integrating… Read More

Curve Appoints Former PayPal Executive Scott Weller As First CFO

Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, has appointed former PayPal executive, Scott Weller, as its first CFO.  According to AltFi, Weller has worked across the U.S., Asia, and Europe. He also was previously… Read More

UK FCA Halts Wirecard’s Regulated Activities, Fintechs Scramble to Adapt, German MPs Call for an Inquiry into Wirecard’s Collapse

  On June 26, the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) imposed several “requirements” on Wirecard‘s (WDI:DE) activities in the UK. The move was in response to Wirecard’s missing €1.9 billion in funds along with allegations of fraud and other nefarious activities. After an audit uncovered… Read More

Curve Powered Credit Card Offered by Samsung Pay

Global tech firm Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd has announced a partnership between Samsung Pay, the digital banking Fintech Curve, and Mastercard to launch the Samsung Pay Card. Curve is a Fintech service that allows users to manage and consolidate cards into a single app providing… Read More

Curve Credit, an Online Lending Service, Preps for Launch with User Waitlist

Curve, a Fintech that continues to add new features and products, has issued a statement about Curve Credit – a subsidiary of the parent company that intends on providing online lending for its users. Curve has announced a waitlist for the service that is anticipated… Read More

Fintech Curve Launches Metal Card in Europe

UK based Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards into a single card and app, has announced that its premium Curve Metal card and affiliated benefits are now available to its customers in the European Economic Area (EEA). Curve customers in the EEA can… Read More

Fintech Curve Improves Feature Allowing Users to Migrate Charges to Different Cards

UK based Fintech Curve has updated a feature known as “Go-Back-In-Time.” The feature enables users to move charges from one card to another within a two-week window. Today, Curve is announcing the ability to switch payments made up to 3 months ago. Curve says this… Read More

Former CEO of UK Payment Systems Regulator Hired by Fintech Curve

Hannah Nixon, the former CEO of the UK Payment Systems Regulator, has been hired by Curve as an Advisor to the Executive, according to a note from the Fintech. Nixon is expected to help guide Curve’s regulatory strategy as the company grows. Curve is a… Read More

No Numbers Necessary: Fintech Curve Now Offers Cards that are Numberless

Everyone is accustomed to seeing credit/debit card numbers on the plastic we lug around in our wallets. These numbers are a holdover from the day when merchants needed to type in or take an impression of the actual card. Until the Apple Card emerged, all… Read More

UK Fintech Curve to Close Offices on Friday in Preparation for the Coronavirus

Fast-growing Fintech Curve will close all of its offices in the UK on Friday due to the Coronavirus. According to a release, Curve said it was taking the unprecedented step in “preparation for a COVID-19 emergency” announced today. The UK has published a document providing… Read More

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