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Revolut's CFO Mikko Salovaara exits fintech company for 'personal reasons'How to succeed in a recruiter screening interviewAltFi Fintech Index sees third consecutive negative month, falls 3.2%Chase chases challengers away at the British Bank Awards 2023Smart plans to double its AUM this quarter as it closes $95m Series EAllica Bank offers 5% cash savings fixed rate bondBitpanda invests $10m in AI to “revolutionise” wealth creationSweatcoin rolls out NHS diabetes partnershipEuropean fintechs start the year on a high note with valuation growthWhat to do when your bank failsIndustry criticises Treasury Committee’s call to regulate crypto like gamblingLHV Bank ramps maximum SME loan size to £5mCrypto firm Ripple acquires custody provider Metaco for $250mEIS investment into startups hits £2.5bn all time highWise CFO to step down to focus on accident recoveryExclusive: Manigo exits stealth mode to launch fintech infrastructure platformIs politics monopolising fintech?EU’s MiCA means it’s time for the finance sector to understand crypto complianceInsurtech unicorn Marshmallow lands £15m credit line from Triple PointCoinbase and Bitpanda partner to drive digital asset adoptionWho is Starling Bank’s new CEO John Mountain?Why developers are flocking to web3PensionBee will start offering life insurance via LifeSearch partnershipFive things we learnt from Starling’s 2023 Annual ReportQuantum computing: HSBC partners with QuantinuumFCA chief meets with ‘dynamic ecosystem’ of Northern Ireland fintechsFintech: Quantum computing is no longer science fictionNew AltFi Research report: Alternative Lending During A Downturn - Strategic Insights From B2B LendersAs HMRC open banking payments hit £13bn, Ecospend appoints Lord Chris Holmes as adviserInfamous fintech Lanistar readies to re-launch in the UKAllianz considering sale of its 5% stake in N26 at a discount, FT reportsClearBank appoints ex-PayPal and WorldPay exec as new CPOEx-Funding Circle exec raises £7m to launch SME lender TriverWhat are the strategic priorities for B2B lenders?CrowdProperty scores £15 funding line from British Business InvestmentsShopify launches eCommerce payments tool with help from Israeli fintech MelioKlarna positions itself as more than BNPL with suite of AI-powered tools‘Gradual homeownership’ fintech Wayhome raises £8m Series AExclusive: Curve tells investors it’ll reach profitability by year-endAI-powered workspace Ctrl raises $9mCoconut set to be acquired by GoSimpleTax after UK delays Making Tax Digital to 2026Microsoft teams up with Stripe, GoDaddy and PayPal for in-meeting paymentsAllica Bank reports 500% revenue growth for 2022Visa & Tiger Global line up for open banking fintech Tarabut Gateway’s $32m Series ARobinhood takes on Apple with a 4.65% savings accountAhead of Bank of England rate rise, Kroo hikes current account interest to 3.6%Tide says UK’s anti-fraud strategy is “nowhere near enough”, calls for an industry levyBanking licenses are the new operational headache for fintechs amid US bank collapsesRTGS Global names Jarrad Hubble as permanent CEO after leadership changesAre ‘embedded payments’ ready for their big payoff?Peter Thiel leads Petal’s $35m funding, B2B data analytics division Prism Data spun offBNP Paribas joins £300m LendInvest syndicate with HSBC and BarclaysMastercard leverages open banking for digital account openingRevolut set to start offering loans in FranceBank lending to increase as UK dodges recessionOpen Banking Forum 2023: Meet the SpeakersNubank turns $141m profit in Q1 as Brazilian market share nears 50%PPRO CEO Simon Black to step downN26 cuts headcount by 4%San Francisco-based Cardless announces three-year $75m credit facilityWorldRemit’s parent company Zepz laying off over 25% of its workforceTuum appoints former Mambu MD as new CEOCashplus more than doubles the planned size of its Liverpool office to 150AI investment "great priority" for NubankBank of England reportedly plans to reject Revolut’s banking licence bidKlarna’s head of UK Alex Marsh steps downBrite Payments launches instant payments networkThe emerging value of embedded finance for the flexible workforceRegional bank Fifth Third Bancorp acquires embedded payments firm Rize MoneyKiwi lands $4.5m series A funding and $75m credit facilityChase UK hits £15bn, reaches 1.6m customersKlarna partners with Airbnb to offer flexible payment optionsMonese joins Starling in creating a new subsidiary for banking-as-a-service pushStarling makes budget management easier with ‘Split payment’Airwallex picks TrueLayer for open banking payments in EuropeMollie launches physical payments terminalAtom Bank plans chair change in September, with Lee Rochford’s arrivalKlarna launches credit ‘opt out’ option, calls for industry to followBreaking: Anne Boden to step down as Starling Bank CEO, as bank reports record profits of £195mMonzo founder Tom Blomfield is Y Combinator's newest group partnerUS fintech Pesto raises $11m to rival pawn lendingNatWest plans £1bn injection into UK manufacturing to aid net zero transitionKlarna’s quarterly losses halve as it gets ‘firmly on track’ for profitabilityMuse hires Natwest’s Julie Ashmore as COONew AltFi Research report: 2023 - Open Finance’s Moment To Shine?Mr Open Banking Eyal Sivan joins RaidiamExclusive: LendInvest co-founder Christian Faes launches new ventureOpen finance fintech Fabrick raises €40m, expands partnership with MastercardMonzo hits monthly profitabilityExclusive: Tandem turns over a new leaf with first full-year operating profitRevolut hits 30m retail customersNS&I adds open banking payment option via EcospendStandard Life partners with Moneyhub for open finance launchHow to deliver a successful invocationHabito has a new CEO and a fresh round of fundingFintechOS' revenues leap 70% in 2022Nium doubles down on European expansion with new ex-Payoneer GMSolve your lending challenges and have a cocktail too! 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