Tag: Fintech
1 day ago
cityam.com

'Principle driven' approach is slowing down regulators, Revolut boss says

The boss of fintech giant Revolut said UK regulators were bogged down by a “principle driven” approach today as he ca...

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1 day ago
cityam.com

Chrysalis shares plunge amid tech sell-off frenzy

Asset manager Chrysalis saw its share price plunge in the first half of the year after its tech heavy portfolio was b...

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1 day ago
irishtimes.com

Irish fintech Money Jar to create 100 jobs as it plans expansion

Company currently employs 22 people

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1 day ago
siliconrepublic.com

Irish fintech Money Jar to create 100 new jobs

The CTO and co-founder of Money Jar said the new hires would enable it to “challenge traditional financial institutio...

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1 day ago
techbuzzireland.com

Irish Fintech Money Jar Announces 100 New Jobs - techbuzzireland

Today, Irish owned fintech, Money Jar, announced the creation of 100 new jobs to drive expansion of the company in Ir...

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2 days ago
cityam.com

BNPL firm Zilch bags $50m as boss predicts looming crisis for 'checkout button' rivals

The boss of buy-now pay-later firm Zilch criticised the business model of ‘checkout button’ rivals today and said the...

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3 days ago
cityam.com

Digital debt collector braced for 'uncomfortable' growth amid soaring cost of living

The boss of fintech debt collector Ophelos said the cost of living crunch would lead to a surge in demand for its ser...

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4 days ago
cityam.com

Wise profit leaps as news of fintech chief's FCA tax probe settles

Wise has posted a buoyant yearly profit as the online money transfer’s billionaire co-founder faces a City watchdog i...

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4 days ago
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Withdrawing investor tax breaks could choke off start-up investment, VC bodies warn MPs

Venture capital bodies have today warned MPs that the withdrawal of tax incentives for investors could choke off the ...

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5 days ago
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Lethal mix of inflation and interest rates cause value of IPOs to nosedive by staggering 90 per cent

Businesses have endured challenging times recently, largely caused by external world events. Because of this, investo...

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5 days ago
cityam.com

City watchdog FCA launches tax evasion probe into billionaire founder of fintech giant Wise

The money transfer giant Wise revealed this morning that the FCA has launched a probe into its billionaire co-founder...

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9 days ago
cityam.com

Cybersecurity is not just the IT team’s responsibility: 'This mistaken belief will cost you dearl...

Globally, SMEs have proven themselves to be easy and profitable targets for cybercriminals. Alarming statistics seem ...

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9 days ago
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KPMG opens virtual office in the metaverse for staff in US and Canada

KPMG has set up an office in the “metaverse” for staff in the US and Canada to facilitate cross-border collaboration....

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9 days ago
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Payments firm SumUp hits $8bn valuation after fresh funding round

London payments firm SumUp revealed it had bagged a $590m funding injection today as it looks to fuel a growth push a...

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9 days ago
cityam.com

Klarna boss slams Barclays for 'mind boggling' and 'irresponsible' BNPL research

Klarna’s UK boss has hit out at Barclays today for publishing what he called “mind-boggling” and “irresponsible” rese...

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9 days ago
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B2B buy-now pay-later firm Playter eyes international push after $55m funding injection

London-based buy-now pay-later firm Playter said it is eyeing up new international markets with its B2B product today...

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10 days ago
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Entrepreneurship: Fintech Clear Junction named fastest growing founder-led firm in inaugural list

The founder of the UK’s fastest growing founder-led firm has said the key to success is being “really, really” confid...

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10 days ago
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BNPL set to hit $607bn by 2026 despite regulatory scrutiny, analysts predict

The global buy-now pay-later credit market will swell to $607bn by 2026 despite increased regulatory scrutiny of the ...

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10 days ago
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UK firms risk hamstringing FCA with information overload, former top official warns

UK firms risk hampering decision making at the City’s top regulator by overloading it with unnecessary information, a...

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11 days ago
cityam.com

Watchdog set to review fees charged by Visa and Mastercard

The UK’s top payments regulator has set out plans for two wide ranging reviews of Visa and Mastercard’s operations in...

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14 days ago
siliconrepublic.com

Fexco’s Ruth McCarthy appointed chair of Irish fintech body FPAI

As well as her new role in FPAI, Ruth McCarthy is CEO of Fexco Corporate Services. She previously specialised in fina...

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15 days ago
cityam.com

Klarna looks to raise cash at slashed valuation of $15bn

Buy-now pay-later giant Klarna is looking to raise fresh cash at a slashed valuation of $15bn, according to news repo...

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15 days ago
siliconrepublic.com

UK bank's expansion into Belfast to create 232 fintech jobs by 2026

Belfast is the UK’s 'gateway city to the EU,' said The Bank of London's CEO. He also praised the city's exceptional f...

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15 days ago
cityam.com

Fintech Cleo raises additional $80m following backing from Brussels investor Sofina

UK financial app Cleo has raised an additional $80m following backing by Brussels tech investor Sofina. The funding r...

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16 days ago
cityam.com

Government announces overhaul of Consumer Credit Act to 'keep pace with modern world'

The government has committed to a sweeping overhaul of the Consumer Credit Act today in a bid to modernise the framew...

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17 days ago
cityam.com

Exclusive: Revolut boss criticises FCA over sluggish progress on banking licence

The founder of fintech giant Revolut has criticised the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) after the firm’s progress t...

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17 days ago
cityam.com

Progress on Arm London listing 'hugely significant', says tech chief

Tech chiefs have hailed the possibility of a London listing for British chipmaker Arm as “hugely significant”, after ...

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18 days ago
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Allica Bank bags £55m funding led by British Business Bank subsidiary

Fintech business lender Allica has bagged a fresh £55m round of funding today to “fuel its continued growth” as it ey...

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19 days ago
cityam.com

Molten Ventures poised to slash investment by half after profits jump to £301m

London-listed venture capital firm Molten Ventures reported a surge in the value of its portfolio in the last 12 mont...

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19 days ago
siliconrepublic.com

Irish fintech swoops up €6.3m to fund US expansion

A one-stop shop for SMEs to find funding, Irish-founded Swoop is hoping to increase its revenue by 450pc in 2022.

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19 days ago
cityam.com

UK tech investment hits £12.4bn as private firms buck volatility

The amount of cash pumped into British tech firms surged beyond that of China in the first five months of the year as...

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19 days ago
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Coinbase boss hits out at 'really dumb' employee plan to oust executives

The boss of crypto exchange Coinbase has hit out at a group of renegade employees who called for top executives at th...

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20 days ago
cityam.com

Klarna boss questions Apple competitive practices after buy-now pay-later move

The boss of fintech giant Klarna has questioned the competitive practices of Apple after the tech behemoth announced ...

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21 days ago
businessinsider.com

Report from Money20/20: Ukrainian bank and fintech leaders explain how they keep going during ext...

The war in Ukraine has upended normal life, but the banking sector has continued to operate. The conflict has acceler...

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21 days ago
businessinsider.com

Report from Money20/20: Fintech companies have questions about the future of the metaverse

Fintech companies at Money20/20 Europe say the future of the metaverse is difficult to predict.

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22 days ago
cityam.com

The SPAC bubble is bursting, argues Syz Bank's investment chief: 'Companies are on average down 6...

With monetary policies tightening, speculative bubbles are bursting one after the other. SPACs are no exception. As a...

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23 days ago
businessinsider.com

Report from Money20/20: Zopa is getting into the booming buy now, pay later market

UK neobank Zopa is entering the buy now, pay later (BNPL) market, it announced Wednesday at Money20/20 in Amsterdam.

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24 days ago
cityam.com

Exclusive: Moneyfarm's rising star CEO on disrupting finance and the M&G deal that got the Ci...

Moneyfarm is a pan-European digital wealth manager with around 80,000 active investors and more than £2.2bn invested ...

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24 days ago
cityam.com

Another one: Zopa Bank enters buy-now pay-later space

Digital bank Zopa has entered the highly competitive buy-now pay-later (BNPL) space, following suit of tech giant App...

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24 days ago
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Female founders face greater risk of equity dilution than men

Female founders are significantly more vulnerable to the dilutive effects of equity funding than their male counterpa...

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