News: The FinTech Feed

This week we are giving you a breakdown of some of last years key FinTech takeaways, the latest in funding and what the Global Financial Innovation Network has in store for their sandbox! MORE

4 Feb 2019

Digital Banks: Value Propositions

There is little doubt that mobile is an increasingly popular channel to manage finances as 2018 saw 61% of smartphone owners in Europe using mobile banking apps, an increase from 2017’s 48%. Therefore, it comes as no surprise that tech-focused start-ups are also attempting to offer a more streamlined, mobile-focused experience. In this two-part mini-series, we will look at some of the most successful FinTechs within the European digital banking space, where currently Monzo, N26, Revolut, Starling and TransferWise appear to stand out from the crowd. Later, we will try…READ MORE

30 Jan 2019

News: The FinTech Feed

Our weekly roundup of last weeks top FinTech stories, featuring Alipay, R3 and Latin America's booming Fintech scene... MORE

29 Jan 2019

Chatbots – The future of CX? Part I

Chatbots have surged in popularity, but will they stand the test of time? Chatbots are a quickly emerging form of customer service which utilise AI to communicate with consumers but how useful are they really? This first part of our series will discuss what they are, how they work and ultimately what that means for businesses. Developments in internet connectivity and smartphones have led to an evolution in how we communicate. Phone calls are no longer the easiest way to receive information. Text, image and video messaging apps, such as…READ MORE

28 Jan 2019