Friday, February 23, 2018

Tandem issues first product: A cashback card with no fees

Tandem, a challenger bank based in the United Kingdom, has officially launched its first consumer product: a credit card that offers cashback on purchases, and Read more: bankinnovation.net

Monzo opens API to spare change app Moneybox

Monzo has opened its API to Moneybox, enabling users to round up and invest the spare change from their everyday purchases. Read more: fintechranking.com

Starling Bank moves into merchant acquiring

By Starling Starling Bank is to expand its payment services business and will become the first UK challenger bank to offer Merchant Acquiring services. Read more: fintechranking.com

Smart Pension switches on Alexa skill

Pioneering workplace pension provider Smart Pension has launched the first ever hands-free technology that will allow savers to track how much the, Read more: www.finextra.com

Children-focused personal finance platform Dojo nets seed round

Personal finance platform for children Dojo Technology Corp has netted an undisclosed seed investment from Vested Ventures. Read more: fintech.global

Fincash closes $150k funding from angel investors

India-based Fincash.com has closed a INR 1 Crore ($150,000) funding round from a group of angel investors. Read more: fintech.global

Azlo launches its digital banking platform in the US

BBVA-backed Azlo, a digital banking platform for freelancers and self-employed workers, has launched its services in the US. Read more: fintech.global

Lending Works picks Credit Kudos for open banking initiative

Credit Kudos and Lending Works announce a partnership that creates one of the first commercial applications of the new Open Banking standard Read more: www.finextra.com

BBVA-backed digital bank Azlo launches in the US

Azlo, a digital banking startup geared towards freelancers and the self-employed, has formally launched in the U.S., the company announced today. Read more: bankinnovation.net

New York-based DailyPay nets $9m Series B

DailyPay, which enables employees to have real-time access to their wages, has closed a $9m Series B funding round. Read more: fintech.global