Tags COVID-19

Tag: COVID-19

Research finds FinTech apps outperformed banks during pandemic

Research by mobile analytics platform App Annie has discovered mobile FinTech apps outperformed banks by a factor of up to 10.8x during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The UK could up contactless payment limit to £100 post Brexit

The UK could be increasing the contactless payments limit from £45 to £100, as one of its first moves away from the European Union.

UK banks lagging behind in diversity after 10,000 women left their...

The number of women at the UK’s five biggest financial companies plummeted by 3% during 2020, posing a serious question to the sector’s diversity pledges.

FinTech community welcomes UK FinTech review but fear more must be...

The UK FinTech community has welcomed Ron Kalifa's review, but stakeholders argue the government must do more to take the sector seriously and protect the nation's position as an industry leader.

Italian and German banks urge financial institutions to adopt more flexible...

To counter the economic effects of Covid-19, Italian and German banks have drawn up a document highlighting ways for financial banks across Europe to mitigate the risk of further loss.

What are the top boardroom priorities for wealth managers?

A recent report commissioned by Mobiquity has underlined the key priorities for UK wealth managers at this current time.

27.7 million adults in the UK financially vulnerable after Covid-19 –...

The UK’s top financial markets watchdog has found that 27.7 million people in the country have been left in a financially vulnerable state in the coronavirus aftermath.

Breaking: Klarna’s CEO diagnosed with Covid-19

Klarna's CEO and co-founder Sebastian Siemiatkowski has been diagnosed with the coronavirus and now urges the Swedish government to step up its fight against the pandemic.

Revolut introduces permanent flexible working options for employees

Challenger bank Revolut will give its employees the option to work remotely permanently after having asked its staff for its thoughts on the matter.

Irish InsurTech Blink teams up with Allianz Partners to distribute travel...

Irish InsurTech company Blink has teamed up with Allianz Partners to support a major distribution of its travel disruption insurance platform in the UK this month.

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