Fintech

IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI

The 16th issue of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the very human problems associated with artificial intelligence
4 May 2021
Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform

The platform helps banks and insurance organizations make smarter business decisions
30 Apr 2021
Goldman Sachs invests £50 million in Starling Bank
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startups

Goldman Sachs invests £50 million in Starling Bank

This funding takes the unicorn’s Series D funding round to £322 million from £272 million
20 Apr 2021
Car Capital announces $8.8 million Series A funding round
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Software

Car Capital announces $8.8 million Series A funding round

Fintech launch automates subprime loans for the automotive market
6 Apr 2021
Mastercard unveils expanded suite of SMB-focused digital offerings
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Business strategy

Mastercard unveils expanded suite of SMB-focused digital offerings

Expanded suite includes services from Microsoft, QuickBooks, and Zoho
5 Apr 2021
Fintech startup raises $200 million to fight digital banking fraud
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cyber crime

Fintech startup raises $200 million to fight digital banking fraud

Feedzai develops AI and machine learning tech for digital banking
24 Mar 2021
Stripe raises another $600m in funding
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Business strategy

Stripe raises another $600m in funding

This latest round of investment brings Stripe’s valuation to $95 billion
15 Mar 2021
Starling Bank becomes UK's latest fintech unicorn
Starling's banking card on a carpet
startups

Starling Bank becomes UK's latest fintech unicorn

The milestone rounds off a successful year for the London-based startup
9 Mar 2021
Is the cashless society finally here?
A person holding their smartphone over a payment terminal to make a contactless payment
Business strategy

Is the cashless society finally here?

The cashless society has been forecast for decades, yet cash remains in rude health. Could the pandemic finally change that?
28 Jan 2021
Is the cashless society finally here?
A person holding their smartphone over a payment terminal to make a contactless payment
Business strategy

Is the cashless society finally here?

The cashless society has been forecast for decades, yet cash remains in rude health. Could the pandemic finally change that?
28 Jan 2021
Panel Profile: Yolt CTO Roderick Simons
We get face-to-face with one of the IT Pro Panellists
chief technical officer (CTO)

Panel Profile: Yolt CTO Roderick Simons

We get face-to-face with one of the IT Pro Panellists
25 Jan 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Modernising money management
digital transformation

The IT Pro Podcast: Modernising money management

How cloud technology, APIs and DevOps are revitalising digital banking
20 Nov 2020
Unqork and TransferWise join Finxact Marketplace’s to modernize banking technology
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Technology

Unqork and TransferWise join Finxact Marketplace’s to modernize banking technology

Finxact Marketplace aims to keep banks up to date with the latest tech, including cloud technology
5 Nov 2020
The future of business banking now
Credit cards close up
startups

The future of business banking now

Open banking and digital innovation mean banking is no longer about queuing at the branch. This is what you and your business need to know about chall…
4 Nov 2020
Banks sign pledge to strengthen UK’s fintech sector
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collaboration

Banks sign pledge to strengthen UK’s fintech sector

The Fintech Pledge aims to facilitate the UK’s economic recovery
14 Sep 2020
Global Payments to boost fintech services with AWS partnership
Tablet payment
software as a service (SaaS)

Global Payments to boost fintech services with AWS partnership

Contactless payments and digital banking services "can all be done better, faster and cheaper in the cloud", says CEO Jeff Sloan
4 Aug 2020
Paya to go public as part of $1.3 billion FinTech III merger deal
Acquisition

Paya to go public as part of $1.3 billion FinTech III merger deal

Paya CEO, Jeff Hack, to remain on to lead the company's growth
3 Aug 2020
ComplyAdvantage raises $50M in Series C funding round
cyber security

ComplyAdvantage raises $50M in Series C funding round

Latest funding round brings the to-date investment to $88 million
28 Jul 2020
Mastercard announces acquisition of Finicity
Acquisition

Mastercard announces acquisition of Finicity

Acquisition of Finicity helps Mastercard as it advances its open banking services
23 Jun 2020
M1 Finance raises $33M in Series B funding round
Technology

M1 Finance raises $33M in Series B funding round

Left Lane Capital leads Series B funding round with Jump Capital and Clocktower Technology Ventures
10 Jun 2020
How AI and machine learning can simplify your digital transformation
Sponsored

How AI and machine learning can simplify your digital transformation

We look at how financial services can benefit from advances in AI technology
26 Nov 2019
FreshBooks review: Slick, but shallow
software as a service (SaaS)

FreshBooks review: Slick, but shallow

Cloud accounting designed for freelancers and service-based small enterprises
23 Apr 2019
FreeAgent review: Financial software you can count on
software as a service (SaaS)

FreeAgent review: Financial software you can count on

A hugely feature-packed small business cloud accounting suite, based in the UK
17 Apr 2019