Friday, December 14, 2018
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Tag: United Kingdom

UK could become Global Leader in Blockchain

DAG has announced the release of a comprehensive report on the Blockchain industry in the UK. Read more: thefintechtimes.com

Countingup launches small biz bank account

Countingup, a UK startup that combines a business current account with a built-in accounting package, has emerged from beta. Read more: www.finextra.com

UK updates code of conduct for indirect access to payment systems

An updated, voluntary Code of Conduct for Indirect Access Providers (IAPs) has been published today following a consultation with stakeholders. Read more: www.finextra.com

Australia to use FinTech Bridge established with the UK

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer announced an agreement signed with Australian Treasurer to establish a Fintech bridge between the two countries. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

InsurTech MGA Wrisk gets UK regulatory authorization

On the heels of its recent successful crowdfunding raise, the app-based InsurTech managing general agent Wrisk has made another major step forward. Read More: www.insurancejournal.com

UK InsurTech Ripe expands into commercial insurance

Insurtech specialist Ripe Insurance has launched a new commercial insurance product targeting small business owners. Read More: www.intelligentinsurer.com

HooYu to provide verification services for Countingup

Challenger bank Countingup is the latest firm to call on London-based HooYu for its identity confirmation service. Read More: www.bankingtech.com

UK finance regulator warns against cryptocurrency derivatives

A U.K. finance regulator is warning consumers about a particular kind of derivative contract based on cryptocurrencies. Read More: www.coindesk.com

UK banks join the iPhone X Face ID rush

Customers of TSB and Tesco Bank are now able to use facial recognition technology, Face ID, for mobile banking app and make payments. Read More: www.bankingtech.com

Investoo Group bags £7.5m in credit to support further acquisitions

Financial trading affiliate Investoo Group has secured £7.5m in credit funding to help fund further acquisitions. Read more: fintech.global