Online payments

Tink upgrades payments stack with launch of ‘settlement accounts’

The new feature, which launches in the UK first before rolling out to Europe, intends to simplify the payments process for merchants.

Emma Steeley joins Freedom Finance as CEO

She has left Equifax, where she was CEO of AccountScore, to lead the digital lending platform.

Open Banking Expo Awards 2022 winners revealed

Find out which Open Banking pioneers and innovators were recognised at the ceremony in London.

PayPoint backs SaaS startup OBConnect

OBConnect CEO Darran Morford called PayPoint “a natural partner” as it seeks to expand its Open Banking solutions.

Tarabut Gateway hires former HSBC and SAP execs to senior team

The MENA region’s largest regulated Open Banking platform has appointed a chief product officer and chief commercial officer.

Mambu partners with Visa amid ‘growing’ demand for card services

The cloud banking platform is developing an integration to Visa DPS, one of the largest processors of Visa debit transactions globally.

Brite Payments launches recurring payment product for subscriptions

The new recurring payments solution will initially be available in Sweden, where the company is based.

American Express names new UK country manager to succeed Charlotte Duerden

Hannah Lewis has been appointed to the role, after 14 years at American Express working across consumer, commercial and merchant businesses, following Duerden’s promotion.

Insight: How big banks can overcome the challenges of PSD2

Axway’s Emmanuel Méthivier on how banks can turn a regulatory burden into an opportunity to compete, innovate and grow.

GoCardless to buy Latvian Open Banking provider Nordigen

Following the deal, GoCardless will be able to Open Banking-as-a-service to any developer, partner or fintech.