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UK and Turkey push Islamic finance through fintech

The UK and Turkey have launched a joint initiative to try and scale Islamic finance through the fintech sector. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

FinTechs do not fear Brexit … at least not, yet

LONDON -- Brexit is an unavoidable topic in the United Kingdom these days. Unless of course, you attended Finovate Europe. Read more: bankinnovation.net

UK challenger bank Griffin gears up for wholesale launch

London-based Griffin is preparing to unveil its new wholesale (infrastructure​) challenger bank in the UK. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Corcentric acquires British e-billing provider Netsend

US-based e-procurement company Corcentric has announced the acquisition of UK-based electronic billing and invoicing services provider Netsend. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

TransferWise lowers their rates. Can banks ever compete?

Fintech unicorn and stealth bank TransferWise is dropping their rates even lower. According to an email distributed by the UK based Fintech, Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Revolut runs into trouble with false claims ad

Revolut, the U.K. FinTech that has been growing at a rapid pace, was forced to acknowledge it made up stats for a recent advertising campaign. Read more: www.pymnts.com

More than £7.6bn was invested in UK FinTech companies since 2014

Total funding declined in 2018 due to fewer deals over £50m Read more: fintech.global

JPMorgan invests in UK Smart Pension

JPMorgan has taken a minority stake in UK workplace pension provider Smart Pension. Read more: www.finextra.com

Revolut to create global licensing team

Revolut has shared plans to build a 'global licensing team', responsible for securing banking, trading and credit licences in multiple markets around the world, Read more: www.finextra.com

MoneeMint picks Codebase for core banking

MoneeMint, a digital UK bank, has picked the Digibanc enterprise banking suite from Codebase Technologies. Read more: www.thepaypers.com