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Allica Bank breaks through £100m in committed loan offers since June

Latest research shows worrying funding gap emerging for established SMEs as mainstream banks’ appetite for SME lending declines.

Allica Bank breaks through £100m in committed loan offers since June

Latest research shows worrying funding gap emerging for established SMEs as mainstream banks’ appetite for SME lending declines.

Berlin Group starts new Open Finance API Framework

The Berlin Group openFinance API Framework will integrate the work of the NextGenPSD2 API Framework in order to ensure future compliance with any additional regulatory clarifications.

Industry webinar: Economic and credit insights in the wake of Covid-19

Looking beneath the headlines. Equifax take a deeper look into the data to see how different groups of consumers are impacted in different ways, and how the credit landscape is shifting.

60 second interview: Saba Shariff, Head of New Product Development & Corporate Strategy, Symcor

Saba was named in in the Top 50 Women in Fintech, 2019 and here we get her personal insight into the Canadian Open Banking ecosystem.

Barclays announces payments tie-up with SAP

Interview: Sean Fitzgerald, Chief Executive Officer, Sentenial and Nuapay

Nuapay have been making waves in the ecosystem over recent months with recent partnership announcements to boot. Open Banking Expo Magazine sat down with its Chief Executive Officer, Sean Fitzgerald.

Atom Bank selects SurePay to prevent fraud and misdirected online payments

Since launching in the UK, SurePay’s Confirmation of Payee solution is checking over 25 per cent of all UK payments.

The Central Bank of Ireland grants Modulr an EMI licence

The move will provide Modulr’s customers with stability no matter what happens with the UK’s Brexit deal.

BUX and Yapily enable German users to invest in seconds

The new partnership will open the financial markets to all in Germany by simplifying the deposit process in the BUX Zero app.

Interview: 60 seconds with Senator Colin Deacon

Open Banking Expo Magazine managed to catch a minute with Sen. Colin Deacon about his hopes and dreams for Consumer-directed Finance in Canada.

Zilch works with Credit Kudos to shake up credit assessment for Buy Now Pay Later

Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) provider Zilch selects challenger credit reference agency Credit Kudos to use their Open Banking affordability platform.

Nesta Challenges announces four fintech winners of Open Up 2020

The four winners have collectively tripled their open banking users throughout the course of the Challenge

First City Monument Bank joins Open Banking Nigeria

Open Banking Nigeria announces latest member as it strives for Open Banking implementation and adoption in the region.

Business leaders failing to capitalise on fintech

SMEs set to lose out as lenders aren’t embracing Open Banking, market study shows

International study shows lack of adoption across SME lending space despite clear benefits.

OpenPayd unlocks Open Banking with Token partnership

The multi-phase collaboration is part of OpenPayd’s ambition to become the one-stop-shop for its corporate customers’ banking and payments needs

Open Banking Expo Digifest coming soon to your desktop theatre

Open Banking Expo launches its Digifest virtual event from 24th to 26th November 2020.

Tink and French payment Fintech Lydia enter European Open Banking partnership

The new Open Banking connectivity will be rolled out to Lydia’s 4 million users in the coming weeks.