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Stealth Bank Wise: In Q3 FY 2023, Transfer Volume Rocked by 28% Versus Year Prior Quarter, Highly Profitable

Wise (LSE:WISE), a global transfers and payment platform that is also an emerging neobank, says that in Q3 FY 2023 its 5.8 million customers moved 28% volume or £26.4 billion, in comparison to the same quarter year prior. Wise said that for its third consecutive… Read More

Fintech Wise Plans Increased US Presence in 2023

Wise (LSE:WISE), a global Fintech enabling the movement of money and aspiring neobank, says it will boost its presence in the US to meet the increasing demand of its services. Based in London, Wise states that it plans to increase its headcount by 250 in… Read More

Philippines: Neobank Tonik Acquires TendoPay, Enters Employee Benefits Market

Tonik Financial Pte. Ltd., the parent company of Tonik Digital Bank, Inc. in the Philippines, has entered into a landmark agreement with Tendo Payment Solutions Pte. Ltd. in order “to acquire its Philippine business, operating under the brand name ‘TendoPay’.” This deal, which is “subject… Read More

Fintech Tweeq Receives e-Money License from Saudi Central Bank

Tweeq, a Saudi Fintech, has become one of the first Fintechs in the Kingdom to receive an e-money license from The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA). The e-Money license from SAMA will allow Tweeq to launch a “super app” providing neobank features and services tailored to… Read More

Accel Funded finbots.ai Signs First Neobank in Mongolia – M Bank

Singapore-based finbots.ai has signed its first customer in Mongolia, a neobank called M-Bank. finbots.ai is an Accel-funded Fintech that provides B2B software as a service (SaaS). finbots.ai’s  utilizes artificial intelligence (AI) to provide a credit modelling solution that aims to enable M bank to rapidly… Read More

Neobank Novo Acquires Additional Funding from GGV Capital

Novo, an all-digital neobank for US-based small businesses, has reportedly topped up its Series B round with a $35 million investment coming from GGV Capital. The additional funding brings Novo’s Series B investment round to $125 million, and total equity funding to over $170 million…. Read More

Neobank Revolut Reports 25 Million Retail Customers, Plans Expansion into Brazil, India, New Zealand

Revolut, a UK-based neobank with global ambitions, has announced topping 25 million retail customers after reporting 20 million customers this past July. Revolut is a Fintech that offers modern digital banking services minus costly physical locations. The “financial super app” added that its expansion plans… Read More

Tonik Furthers Credit Inclusion Services in the Philippines by Introducing All-Digital Loans

Tonik, the Philippines’ first neobank, continues “to accelerate financial and credit inclusion with the launch of its two new lending products, Flex Loan and Big Loan.” Building on the success of its all-digital savings portfolio and successful launch of its first lending product, Quick Loan,… Read More

Neobank Revolut Welcomes Poppy Cards, after Raising £100K to Support Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal

Revolut, the global financial superapp with more than 20 million customers worldwide, and more than five million retail customers in the UK, has released its Poppy card in partnership with the Royal British Legion and Visa. The card provides Revolut’s UK customers “with a unique… Read More

Neobank Zolve Appoints Kin Chung to Leadership Team

Zolve, a global neobank providing cross-border financial services, recently announced the appointment of Kin Chung to its leadership team in the United States. Chung, Zolve’s new Head of Credit and Risk, comes with “a wealth of experience in the financial domain through several key leadership… Read More

Berlin-based Crypto-focused Neobank Nuri to Shut Down Business Operations

Nuri was founded in 2015 under the name Bitwala with the purpose “to make Bitcoin spendable.” Over the years, the business has “gone through several transformations and re-positionings, ups and downs,” until it has become Nuri, the bank account “to grow your money.” The team’s… Read More

Smart Money App Plum Raises £1 Million in Just 8 Hours on Crowdcube

Plum, a smart money app, has easily topped its crowdfunding goal by raising over £1 million in just 8 hours on Crowdcube. The securities offering launched last week and is scheduled to close tomorrow. As it stands today, Plum has raised £1.65 million from 4277… Read More

European Fintech bunq Enhances Budgeting Features

During times of unprecedented inflation in the Eurozone, bunq, which claims to be the second largest neobank in the EU, has observed a cross-country trend of younger European consumers being severely impacted by the ongoing cost-of-living crisis. The neobank’s clients in different European Union nations… Read More

Neobank Step Raises $300 Million in Debt Financing, Targets Next Generation with Investing Services Including Crypto

Neobank Step, self-described as an “all-in-one financial solution for the next generation,” has raised up to $300 million in debt financing. The funding was provided by Triplepoint Capital and Evolve Bank & Trust. Step reports that this brings its total funding to $500 million. Step… Read More

Revolut Expands Crypto Offering, Launches Support for 29 Digital Tokens

Revolut, the global financial super app with more than 20 million customers worldwide,  announced that it has “expanded its crypto offering to launch 29 new tokens for US* users, via a new partnership with Apex Crypto.” Customers can now “buy and sell a total of… Read More

N26 Becomes First Neobank to Join Bizum

Bizum has arrived at N26. The online bank has announced that all customers with a Spanish IBAN can now “send, receive and request money through the popular mobile payments solution.” In addition, the online bank’s app will “incorporate the Bizum functionality to pay at partner… Read More

Neobank Zolve Appoints Former Citigroup Exec Steve Freiberg to Leadership Team

Zolve, India’s “first” neobank providing cross-border financial services, announced the appointment of Steve Freiberg to its leadership team in the United States. Freiberg comes “with vast experience and expertise in the financial domain and has held several key leadership roles in global organizations in the… Read More

Money App Plum to Offer Stock Investments, Debit Cards in Europe

Fintech Plum will be offering stock investing and debit cards in Europe as it expands into France, Ireland, Spain, and Belgium. Plum is registered as an e-money agent of PayrNet Limited with the Financial Conduct Authority. A neo-bank or “super-app,” Plum reports serving over 1… Read More

US Fintech Chime Promotes Tenured Employees to Senior Roles

Neobank Chime is pleased to announce the promotion of several of its executive leadership team members “in the areas of people, customer experience, and technology.” The following leaders will now be officers of the company. Their promotions “are evidence of their contributions and impactful work… Read More

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