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Industry webinar: Finance after forbearance

Equifax launch industry webinar to help firms maximise their data and better understand their customers post-payment holiday.

Industry webinar: Finance after forbearance

Equifax launch industry webinar to help firms maximise their data and better understand their customers post-payment holiday.

Demand increases for Open Banking as user numbers grow to more than two million

Users of Open Banking-enabled products now exceeds two million, doubling in just over six months, despite disruption caused by COVID-19.

Open Banking Expo Canada returns virtually this November

Open Banking Expo Canada returns for its second year as a three-day virtual event.

ClearBank and Tide awarded £25 million to step up challenge to High Street banks

The aim is to give small and medium-sized businesses the tools they need to turn the Covid-19 crisis into opportunity.

NatWest launches real-time CO2 footprint tracker for banking customers

Partnership with fintech company CoGo will give NatWest customers access to an on-the-go carbon emissions calculator informed by their personal spending.

TrueLayer raises $25m in Series C funding round

The round included participation from existing investors, including Anthemis, Connect Ventures, Northzone and Temasek.

Tink acquires OpenWrks’ aggregation platform and enters strategic partnership

The move strengthens Tink’s connectivity coverage and solidifies its market leading position in the UK.

Boost for consumers as banks recognise room for improvement on service and delivery

Study from Yolt Technology Services shows 42% of banks are looking to improve service provision and boost customer satisfaction in the year ahead.

ClearBank becomes first clearing bank to offer multi-currency bank accounts via API

This functionality means ClearBank customers will benefit from increased liquidity and improved visibility into cash flows.

European financial institutions prioritising investment in compliance-related use cases

71% of financial executives across Europe have compliance-related open banking use cases as their number one investment area.

Industry Survey: Banking as a Service- is it part of your future strategy?

Complete the latest Banking as a Service survey to receive the follow-up report of industry findings and key trends.

Konsentus completes pre-series A funding round led by Conviction Investment Partners

Conviction Investment Partners agree multi-million pound investment driven by ‘Open Banking’ market opportunity.

Tesco Bank introduces new payment technology for 2.6 million credit card customers

The new service sees the business become the first UK bank to use Open Banking to enable credit card holders to pay their balance.

Yapily and Ozone API partnership marks turning point in Open Banking adoption for banks

The patent partnership announcement will provide banks with the infrastructure to play on both sides of the Open Banking ecosystem.

Financial Data Exchange (FDX) adds 39 new members with expanding international footprint

The latest cohort of members will bring the total number to 140 as FDX looks to transform the way in which consumer and business data is shared.

£2.8M Nesta challenge seeks fintech solutions to help workers hit by Covid-19

Fintech companies, among others, are encouraged to enter their innovative solutions for a chance to win up to £475,000.