Tagged: open banking

Open Banking Platform Yapily Partners Fintech Firm Ordo to Launch Neighbour2Neighbour Project to Help COVID-19 Volunteers

UK-based Yapily, an established enterprise connectivity platform, has confirmed that it will be teaming up with Fintech firm Ordo, in order to launch a new payments service. The payments platform was officially launched last month. It allows users to issue invoices in a  simple, quick… Read More

Digital Trade Finance Solution Developer Surecomp to Allow Select Customers to Test its New API Architecture

Surecomp, an established provider of international trade finance software for banks and corporations, will allow a select group of clients to use and test its Application Programming Interfaces (API) architecture. According to a release, the newly developed API architecture has been created to work with… Read More

Rajashekara Visweswara Maiya: VP and Head of Business Consulting at Finacle Explains How Fintech Firm Helps Businesses with Digital Transformation Processes

Rajashekara Visweswara Maiya, vice president and head of business consulting, cloud and blockchain efforts at Finacle, the developer of a financial software system used by large banks across the globe (serving over 1 billion people), recently shared his views and insights with Crowdfund Insider. Finacle… Read More

Open Banking Platform Nordic API Gateway Acquires €4.6 Million in Capital via Internal Investment Round

Open Banking platform Nordic API Gateway has acquired an additional €4.6 million in capital through an internal investment round, which was supported by the firm’s partners, Danske Bank, and DNB. Nordic API Gateway has now raised a total of €13.3 million. The capital acquired will… Read More

New Smart Money App Snoop to Help Consumers Better Manage their Finances During Coronavirus Crisis

Smart money app Snoop is launching its services, which aim to assist consumers with better managing their finances during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Established by Jayne-Anne Gadhia, a former executive at digital bank Virgin Money, the Snoop Fintech app leverages Open Banking standards and technology,… Read More

Open Banking: Fintech Frollo Introduces Product Data API Service for Banks to Help Data Holders Meet Regulatory Requirements

North Sydney-headquartered Frollo has introduced a product data API service for banks, which helps data holders with adhering to relevant Open Banking regulations. The API solution satisfies the requirements specified by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) initial guidelines. Frollo is notably one of… Read More

Open Banking Startup CreditKudos Raises £5 Million Series A led by AlbionVC

Open banking startups CreditKudos has raised £5 million in a Series A funding round led by AlbionVC, according to a report. AlbionVC was joined by a group of Fintech angels, including Christian Faes of LendInvest, as well as Entrepreneur First, TriplePoint, Plug & Play Ventures,… Read More

UK Open Banking Platform Yapily Secures $13 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By Lakestar

Yapily, an open banking platform based in the UK, announced on Monday it secured $13 million through its Series A funding round, which was led by Lakestar, an early investor of Skype, Spotify, Airbnb, Facebook, and Revolut, with participation from HV Holtzbrinck Ventures and LocalGlobe…. Read More

Nottingham-based Fintech Firm Tully Introduces a Coronavirus (COVID-19) Relief and Wellbeing network

Nottingham-headquartered Fintech firm Tully has introduced a Coronavirus (COVID-19) Relief and Wellbeing network. The network aims to offer a single, comprehensive online resource where individuals financially affected by the Coronavirus outbreak may get access to payment relief. Tully’s free of cost service accepts applications from… Read More

Open Banking: Salt Edge and Pannovate Collaborate on Instant PSD2 Compliance

Salt Edge, an open banking and authentication platform, and Pannovate, a payment and digital banking provider, have partnered to provide PSD2 compliant banking and payments programs in the UK and continental Europe. Pannovate is a payment technology company targeting Fintech, crypto, and Regtech. The company… Read More

Open Banking: Tink Acquires Eurobits Technologies for €15.5 million

Tink has acquired Eurobits Technologies, a provider of account aggregation services working with various banks and Fintechs. Current clients are said to include BBVA, Santander, La Banque Postale, and others. The purchase of Eurobits is expected to strengthen Tink’s bank connectivity coverage and buttress its… Read More

Hungary: Online Invoice Firm Billingo Partners with Open Banking Provider Salt Edge

Billingo, a billing platform operating in Hungary, has partnered with Salt Edge a firm developing Open Banking solutions. The combination of the two services have created the first online biller in the country to offer a range of opportunities fuelled by bank data aggregation, according… Read More

Open Banking: TrueLayer and Stake Partner on Transfers

TrueLayer and Stake have formed a partnership to speed up the transfer of money in the brokerage market.  Customers of Stake, a brokerage app, can now use “Payments Initiation” to transfer money to quickly make investments. The arrangement is said to be one of the… Read More

Credorax, a Fintech Bank and Smart Payments Firm, Partners Samsung SDS Europe to Introduce a DLT-enabled Reconciliation Platform

Credorax, a Fintech bank and smart payments solution provider, has committed to a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Samsung SDS Europe, a company focused on developing digital transformation solutions.  The two firms plan to create and bring to market Credorax’s automated distributed ledger technology (DLT)-enabled… Read More

MENA Region’s Largest Open Banking Platform Tarabut Gateway to Conduct Several Interactive Workshops for Local Fintech Firms and Banks

Tarabut Gateway, MENA region’s biggest Open Banking platform, will be conducting a series of six different Open Banking Interactive Workshops, which have been designed to help individual consumers, banks and Fintech firms learn more about the new policy.  The first workshop will be conducted this… Read More

UK-based Featurespace, a Firm Focused on Fraud Prevention, Partners with Fintech Enfuce to Protect Customers from Cyberattacks

UK-based Featurespace, a firm that focuses on fraud prevention, confirmed on February 26 that Finland’s Enfuce, an open banking Fintech firm, will be using the Featurespace ARIC Risk Hub in order to protect its customers from online security threats. Established in 2016 by Denise Koskinen… Read More

JPMorgan Chase Sends Letter to Fintech Firms Warning it will Not Allow Access to Customer Data Unless they Accept New Agreement

JPMorgan Chase, the world’s sixth-largest bank in terms of total assets, has reportedly sent a letter to several Fintech firms in which it cautioned that they will no longer be allowed to access customer data unless they accept the terms of a new data access… Read More

Australian Government Passes New Bill to Extend Scope and Time Period Fintech Firms May Spend on Testing New Products

The Australian government passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 2) Bill 2019 on February 10, 2020. The bill has been introduced in order to extend the overall scope and time period Fintech firms may spend on the country’s current framework. Updating the existing… Read More

UK-based Digital Bank Revolut Introduces Open Banking Feature to Allow Users to View Bank Accounts from External Providers from Company’s App

Leading UK-based digital bank Revolut has introduced a new Open Banking feature, which will allow users to view their bank accounts from other financial service providers from within the banking challenger’s app. Revolut partnered with financial API developer TrueLayer to allow all of its retail… Read More

Open Banking Is Promoting Fintech Adoption and Digital Transformation: Report

Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), an established multinational firm focused on offering financial services technology platforms, has released a whitepaper highlighting how financial institutions that employ a strategic approach to open banking can promote competitive differentiation, improved client experiences and faster growth. Financial institutions have to… Read More

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