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Digital Challenger Bank Starling Bank Adds Insurtech Digital Risks and Cybersecurity Platform CyberSmart to Marketplace

Starling Bank, a digital-only challenger bank, has added two new partners to its marketplace feature. According to a note from the bank, Starling is now offering access to SME Insurtech Digital Risks and cybersecurity platform CyberSmart. Both services are available to customers of Starling Bank… Read More

Future Fintech: The Fight for the Digital Banking Crown

As 2019 moves into its third quarter, the once burgeoning industry of digital banking is starting to make serious waves in the financial world – and investors are taking notice. Big players like Monzo, Starling, N26, Revolut, and EQIBank have recently completed massive funding rounds… Read More

P2P Lender Growth Street Joins Starling Bank’s Marketplace

SME Peer to peer lending platform Growth Street has joined digital bank Starling Bank‘s marketplace, according to a blog post. Excited to announce that GrowthLine is now available on the #Starling Marketplace! It means your business can apply for and manage your GrowthLine all from… Read More

UK Digital Bank Starling Updates on User Growth: Expects One Million Accounts Before Year End

Starling Bank CEO and Founder Anne Boden recently published an open letter updating both investors, users and prospectie customers on the progress on the digital only challenger bank. Boden said the bank has now topped 775,000 accounts in total: 695,000 retail current accounts, 59,000 business… Read More

Digital Only Starling Bank Partners with SumUp, a Point of Sale Payments Fintech for Business

Digital-only challenger bank Starling Bank has partnered with SumUp, a mobile point of sale Fintech, to provide small merchants with access to faster settlements. Starling Bank has created not only a digital bank offering but a digital marketplace where both businesses and individuals may access… Read More

Challenger Starling Bank Updates Business Accounts

Digital bank Starling Bank says it has opened up its business account to many more UK small and medium-sized enterprises by inviting companies with more than one person of significant control (PSCs) to sign up. The Fintech said the move was made in response to… Read More

Starling Bank Announces New Partnership With CreditLadder

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank announced on Monday it has formed a partnership  CreditLadder, a UK-based rent recognition platform, in a move that will help thousands of Starling customers improve their credit score and get on to the property ladder. “CreditLadder will enable Starling… Read More

Starling Bank Announces New Collaboration With Direct Line Group to Allow Customers to Apply For Home Insurance Through In-App Marketplace

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank announced on Tuesday it has formed a new partnership with Direct Line Group to allow current account customers to apply for home insurance directly through Starling’s in-app marketplace. According to Starling, the partnership will enable customers to securely connect… Read More

Fintech Provider Bottomline Announces New Real-Time Payment Partnership With Starling Bank

Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ: EPAY), a UK-based fintech, announced on Monday it has formed a new partnership with Starling Bank to launch of its Real Time Payments Express Service. The company reported that the new service will allow banks and corporates to send, receive, and track… Read More

Starling Bank Announces New Collaboration With Payments Platform Tribe

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank announced on Tuesday it has formed a partnership with Tribe Payments, which consists a team of industry experts who are dedicated to delivering the future of payments, to provide its customers with real-time access to the UK and European… Read More

PensionBee & Starling Bank Announce Further Integration too Offer Onboarding for New Customers

Pension managing company PensionBee announced earlier this week that it has expanded its integration with digital banking group Starling Bank. PensionBee revealed that Starling Bank customers may now seamlessly combine all their old pensions into a new PensionBee plan, offering a pension consolidation product in… Read More

Starling Bank Celebrates Second Anniversary

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank recently celebrated its second anniversary. Founded in 2014 and officially launched in 2017, Starling Bank describes itself as a UK mobile-only bank that offers personal, joint, and business accounts. The app allows users to “take the stress out” of… Read More

Starling Bank Announces Collaboration With Accounting Software Provider FreeAgent

UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank recently announced it has formed a new partnership with accounting software provider FreeAgent to help small business owners cut the time they spend on daily admin, digitize their finances and relax about tax. The partnership will reportedly enable Starling’s… Read More

Starling Bank Introduces 3D Secure Feature

Just days after announcing plans to create 150 jobs in its new Southampton office, UK-based digital banking platform Starling Bank announced its new 3D Secure feature. According to the banking group, 3D Secure is a tool for online transactions that require the account holder to… Read More

Starling Bank Expansion: Digital Bank Announces Creation of 150 Jobs in New Southampton Office

Just weeks after securing a £100 million grant from the Capability and Innovation Fund (CIF), UK-based banking platform Starling Bank announced it is set to create 150 jobs in its new Southampton office. According to Starling Bank, the office will be open by the summer… Read More

British Bank Awards: Starling Wins Best Bank, Zopa Recognized as Best Personal Loan Provider

The British Bank Awards, an event that aspires to be the “Oscars of the banking world,” has revealed their 2019 winners. Now in its fifth year of operation, the British Bank Awards are run by Smart Money People a review and insight platform for financial… Read More

Starling Bank Receives £100 Million Grant From RBS’ Capability and Innovation Fund

UK banking platform Starling Bank announced on Friday it has been awarded a £100 million grant from the Capability and Innovation Fund (CIF). According to Starling Bank, the grant comes from a £775 million fund created as a condition on RBS for accepting £45 billion bailout… Read More

Digital Banking Platform Starling Bank Secures £60 Million Through Series C Funding Round Led By Merian Global Investors

UK banking platform Starling Bank announced on Wednesday it secured £60 million through its Series C funding round, which was led by Merian Global Investors, including the Merian Chrysalis Investment Company Limited (Merian Chrysalis). Starling Bank reported that it has raised further £15 million from its existing… Read More

Starling Bank Rolls Out Euro Accounts

UK challenger bank Starling Bank announced earlier this week it has launched its Euro Account. According to Starling Bank, the Euro Account has been designed for UK residents who are the following: Are European expats living in the UK and sending money back home Work… Read More

Fintech in 2019? Predictions for Crowdfunding, Open Banking, SMEs, Regulations & More….

‘Tis the season for decking halls, lighting candles, spending time with family and friends, reflecting on 2018 and thinking ahead to 2019 and new trends in the global Fintech market. Crowdfund Insider reached out to the Fintech community members to look into their crystal balls… Read More

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