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R3 raises $107m in fresh investment round
26 May, 2017

R3 raises $107m in fresh investment round

R3 has raised $107m in fresh round of funding to accelerate technology development and expand strategic partnerships for product deployment. Read more

Samsung Pay debuts in Taiwan
26 May, 2017

Samsung Pay debuts in Taiwan

Samsung has launched its mobile payment solution, Samsung Pay, in Taiwan with support of seven financial institutions. Read more

MAS, IFC collaborate to support fintech innovation in ASEAN region
26 May, 2017

MAS, IFC collaborate to support fintech innovation in ASEAN region

The International Financial Corporation (IFC) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have inked a memorandum of cooperation (MoU). Read more

BT Panorama taps Ignition Wealth to power its digital financial advice
26 May, 2017

BT Panorama taps Ignition Wealth to power its digital financial advice

BT Panorama, the wealth management arm of Westpac bank, has signed a fintech deal with digital financial advice provider Ignition Wealth. Read more

 BVRLA calls for diesel scrappage scheme in ‘manifesto’
25 May, 2017

BVRLA calls for diesel scrappage scheme in ‘manifesto’

The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) has called on the UK’s three main parties to develop a diesel scrappage scheme. Read more

Parkers.co.uk: 48% of consumers don't check contract penalties
25 May, 2017

Parkers.co.uk: 48% of consumers don't check contract penalties

Almost half (48%) of customers who bought their car on finance admitted to not knowing what penalties were present in their finance contract Read more

RSM urges dealers to prepare for GDPR
25 May, 2017

RSM urges dealers to prepare for GDPR

Accounting firm RSM has urged dealers to prepare for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Read more

Close Brothers: 55% use internet to inform next car purchase
22 May, 2017

Close Brothers: 55% use internet to inform next car purchase

More than half of those searching for a car use the internet to inform their choice, according to a report by Close Brothers Motor Finance. Read more

R3 raises $107m in fresh investment round
26 May, 2017

R3 raises $107m in fresh investment round

R3 has raised $107m in fresh round of funding to accelerate technology development and expand strategic partnerships for product deployment. Read more

Samsung Pay debuts in Taiwan
26 May, 2017

Samsung Pay debuts in Taiwan

Samsung has launched its mobile payment solution, Samsung Pay, in Taiwan with support of seven financial institutions. Read more

Ria Money Transfer expands network in India
24 May, 2017

Ria Money Transfer expands network in India

Ria Money Transfer, a subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide, has partnered with three cash remittance payout agents. Read more

Android Pay arrives in Russia
24 May, 2017

Android Pay arrives in Russia

Google has rolled out its mobile payment service, Android Pay, in Russia with the support of 15 financial institutions. Read more

MAS, IFC collaborate to support fintech innovation in ASEAN region
26 May, 2017

MAS, IFC collaborate to support fintech innovation in ASEAN region

The International Financial Corporation (IFC) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have inked a memorandum of cooperation (MoU). Read more

BT Panorama taps Ignition Wealth to power its digital financial advice
26 May, 2017

BT Panorama taps Ignition Wealth to power its digital financial advice

BT Panorama, the wealth management arm of Westpac bank, has signed a fintech deal with digital financial advice provider Ignition Wealth. Read more

Prumentum and Plancorp partner to launch hybrid robo platform
26 May, 2017

Prumentum and Plancorp partner to launch hybrid robo platform

California-based digital advice firm Prumentum and Missouri-based wealth management firm Plancorp have joined forces. Read more

Lowell posts £78m cash EBITDA for Q1
24 May, 2017

Lowell posts £78m cash EBITDA for Q1

Debt purchaser Lowell has posted a 32 percent year-on-year rise in cash EBITDA to £78m, for the first quarter of 2017. Read more

Lowell posts £78m cash EBITDA for Q1
24 May, 2017

Lowell posts £78m cash EBITDA for Q1

Debt purchaser Lowell has posted a 32 percent year-on-year rise in cash EBITDA to £78m, for the first quarter of 2017. Read more

Tories echo Labour in pledge to introduce breathing space
22 May, 2017

Tories echo Labour in pledge to introduce breathing space

The Conservative Party has pledged to adopt a “breathing space” scheme for those in serious problem debt as part of its election manifesto. Read more

CCJs against consumers reach 10-year peak
22 May, 2017

CCJs against consumers reach 10-year peak

The number of county court judgments (CCJs) against consumers reached nearly 300,000 in 2017 Q1 – the highest in more than a decade. Read more

Debtors struggles highlighted during Mental Health Awareness Week
11 May, 2017

Debtors struggles highlighted during Mental Health Awareness Week

One in six debtors experience depression because of debt, according to debt advice provider PayPlan. Read more

Compare Cover: life insurance’s attraction rises with ‘family friendly name’
25 May, 2017

Compare Cover: life insurance’s attraction rises with ‘family friendly name’

Comparison website Compare Cover found almost a quarter of UK adults would be more likely to buy life insurance with a family friendly name Read more

Aegon joins IRESS’ Exchange protection underwriting portal
25 May, 2017

Aegon joins IRESS’ Exchange protection underwriting portal

Aegon has joined IRESS’ online comparison portal, The Exchange, enabling the insurer to offer partially underwritten quotes. Read more

Zurich Insurance Group uses AI for personal injury claims
25 May, 2017

Zurich Insurance Group uses AI for personal injury claims

Zurich Insurance's chairman Tom de Swaan has said the insurer is deploying artificial intelligence (AI) in deciding personal injury claims. Read more

Tech innovation rated ‘more critical’ for FTSE 100 insurers than banks
18 May, 2017

Tech innovation rated ‘more critical’ for FTSE 100 insurers than banks

A survey of FTSE 100 leaders has found 88% of insurers believe tech innovation is key to their business strategy over the next 5 years. Read more

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