TGIF!😉 Robinhood is once again setting its sights on the U.K. market, unveiling a new waitlist for British residents. This marks the company's third attempt in four years to establish a foothold in the U.K., reflecting its persistent ambition despite previous setbacks. In 2020, Robinhood's initial U.K.
Hey FinTech Fanatic! In a significant move signaling its global ambitions, Monzo, the UK-based digital challenger bank, is setting its sights on international markets, with a particular focus on the American financial landscape. This revelation was made by Monzo's Chief Executive TS Anil during the recent Financial Times’ Global Banking
Hey FinTech Fanatic! In a surprising twist in the fintech landscape, Apple has decided to terminate its collaborative venture with Goldman Sachs in the realm of consumer credit. This decision effectively ends the Wall Street giant's aspirations in the consumer lending sector. According to sources familiar with the situation, Apple
Hey FinTech Fanatic! Metro Bank Holdings Plc's recent journey is a key example of resilience in banking. Facing short seller pressure and a need for a capital boost, the bank announced a major refinancing plan, including a £325 million capital raise led by Spaldy Investments and £600 million in debt
Hey FinTech Fanatic! First, a spotlight on my recent exploration: Airbnb's financial performance in 2023. Astoundingly, they've raked in a whopping $529 million in interest income in just three quarters. This begs the question: Is Airbnb morphing into a FinTech powerhouse right under our noses? Your thoughts are eagerly awaited!
TGIF! First of all I like to thank the Swan team for inviting me to the launch party in Amsterdam yesterday. I had a blast! As Nicolas mentioned in his speech: "Launching In the Netherlands as a French FinTech/Payments company might seem like a Dutch company selling cheese in
Good morning FinTech Fanatic! In my latest deep dive article, we delve into the transformative world of Stripe's Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS), a game-changer in the fintech industry. I've unpacked how Stripe is reshaping business financial services, making complex banking processes accessible and efficient. Don't miss out on this insightful exploration of