Moneyhub first to integrate Kroo, Co-op Bank and Smile Bank open banking connections
The data and payments fintech provides open banking, open finance and open data solutions to thousands of institutions in the UK
Moneyhub has become the first third-party provider to connect to Kroo Bank, Co-op Bank and Smile Bank.
The global open banking provider provides connections to thousands of institutions in the UK, with more than 150 million people accessing its technology through partners including Aon, Standard Life and SEI Investments as well as directly through its personal finance app.
It has now added the Co-op Bank, the UK’s first ethical bank, Kroo Bank, a digital bank launched in December 2022 and Smile Bank, a trading division of the Co-op Bank, open banking connections.
“Our users have been increasingly asking for connections to Co-op, Smile and Kroo, so we’re delighted to announce that we have become the first TPP in the UK to connect with them via Open Banking,” Moneyhub chief commercial officer Dan Scholey said.
“We want to ensure that we continue to offer our users the most comprehensive set of connections in the UK to ensure they can see a true, holistic view of their finances on the app or through one of our partners’ platforms.
“Only with a holistic view can we truly make informed decisions on our finances, receive personalised advice and guidance, and ensure we are all prepared for later life.”