Fintech Press Releases

Latest press releases and industry updates in the financial services sector.

ATMS UK First multi brand ATM navigation tool to use Open Banking

Milan Kazarka from RENDERING PIXELS LIMITED
01 Feb 2018
Rendering Pixels Limited released the first multi brand ATM navigation app ATMS UK on Apple's app store which uses the new Open Banking APIs to pull information on cash machines directly from banks. It is available for free at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/atms-uk/id1341614848 This is the first...

Enterprise Engineering, Inc. first to enable Open Banking with full support for FS-ISAC Durable Data API (DDA)

Jaimie Anzelone from Enterprise Engineering, Inc. (EEI)
18 Sep 0005
NEW YORK, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enterprise Engineering, Inc. (EEI), a leading provider of software products for enterprise customers and Fintech enablers, has announced it is the first company to support the entire Durable Data API specification within its flagship products of Commande...

New platform of Alior Bank and its partners enables truly open banking

Magdalena from Efigence S.A.
15 Jun 2018
During the Impact'18 conference in Cracow, Alior Bank announced the inauguration of a pan-European collaboration with Raisin, solarisBank and Mastercard. Together they will create a new financial platform based on an open API model, which will allow their clients to benefit from truly open bankin...

WORLD’S FIRST OPEN BANKING AFFORDABILITY SCORE LAUNCHED BY CASTLIGHT FINANCIAL

Danielle Flynn from Castlight Financial
25 Oct 2018
Affordability innovator Castlight Financial has developed the world’s first open-banking affordability score, providing access to borrowing for the first time for the 5.8 million people , in the UK alone, with “thin credit files”. The new affordability score, CastScore, is not dependent on a c...

Braintri and iCompass Merge to Offer Banking and Payment Solutions Globally

Iwona Drabot from Braintri
19 Nov 2018
Warsaw, Poland, November 19, 2018. Braintri and iCompass, two leading Polish fintechs servicing the world's largest banks and payment institutions, have begun to merge and prepare a joint offer for the global financial sector. The merger will enable the two to further expand their products and re...

Danish Fintech comet lands new strategic investor to build the infrastructure of the future

Rune Krogh Kallehauge from Spiir A/S
17 Dec 2018
The Danish Fintech, Nordic API Gateway, that is also behind the PFM-app Spiir, is today announcing a new €5.2 million investment from two of the leading banks in Scandinavia, DNB and Danske Bank. It is a strategic investment and the three parties will build the leading PSD2 infrastructure in the ...

Braintri expands in insurtech with new project for Benefia from Vienna Insurance Group

Iwona Drabot from Braintri
08 Jan 2019
Warsaw, Poland, January 8, 2019. Braintri, a European leader in fintech innovations, today announced a new deal with Benefia part of Vienna Insurance Group. The insurance subscription platform developed by Braintri is being launched in several sales channels of Benefia, including mobile. The plat...

Bank Leumi (UK) selects Volante Technologies’ VolPay Open Banking PSD2 solution

Volante Technologies from Volante Technologies
15 Jan 2019
Benefiting from Volante’s one-stop-shop for PSD2 compliance and Open Banking NEW YORK, LONDON, DUBAI, MEXICO CITY, 15 January 2019 – Volante Technologies Inc., a global provider of software for accelerated end-to-end payments processing and financial message integration, today announced that B...

UAE based Fintech start-up NewBridge partners with Meteor Asset Management to provide deposit services to Global Corporates, Family Offices and Institutional Clients

Sid bhandari from 2000
22 Apr 2019
UAE based Fintech start-up, NewBridge Fintech Solutions LLC, has partnered with Meteor Asset Management Limited, a UK based Asset Management Company, to provide a deposit marketplace to Global Corporates, Institutional Clients and Family Offices. NewBridge Fintech Solutions is a DIFC based Fin...

AND Digital announces strategic relationship with new payment service, Ordo

Harriet Davis from AND Digital
21 May 2019
Following the recent news that Nationwide Building Society has invested in Ordo, AND Digital reveals that it is one of the key strategic technology partners behind the delivery of the new payments service. The company, currently ranked 24th as one of Europe’s fastest growing tech companies by ...

Pleo speeds up innovation with smooth access to bank data with Nordic API Gateway

Rune Krogh Kallehauge from Nordic API Gateway
26 Sep 2019
Copenhagen, 26th of September 2019: Nordic API Gateway is setting new standards for the accounting industry across the Nordics. Today, the open banking platform announces its partnership with Pleo, a collaboration that will accelerate access to transaction data and give Pleo the ability to build ...

Open banking startup​ ​Basiq closes Series A funding round

Kathy Shi from Basiq
30 Sep 2019
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: 30 September, 2019: Basiq, a leading fintech providing access and insights into financial data, has concluded its Series A funding round with investments from NAB Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and Westpac’s Reinventure. With the capital injection, Basiq will be better positione...

APEXX partners with Volt to unlock Open Banking Payments for their global offering

Apexx Global from Apexx Global
30 Apr 2020
APEXX partners with Volt to unlock Open Banking Payments for their global offering London – 30 April 2020 – APEXX Global (‘APEXX’), the leading global payments platform, is pleased to announce a wide-ranging partnership with the Open Banking digital money platform, Volt. The pa...

Enfuce approved as an authorized payment institution

Linda Essén from Enfuce
05 Jun 2020
Finland’s biggest fintech start-up Enfuce has been accredited as an authorised payment institution by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA)*. Customers pursuing new opportunities introduced through the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), can now perform account information a...

Icelandic neobank indó partners with Enfuce to develop Iceland’s first challenger bank

Linda Essén from Enfuce
16 Jun 2020
Relying on Enfuce’s turnkey service, indó can develop and scale “the world’s least powerful bank”. Helsinki June 16, 2020: indó, Iceland’s first-ever challenger bank, has selected Enfuce – Finland’s biggest fintech startup – as its partner for payments, open banking and sustainability services...