Banking challenger Revolut is to team up with Trussle to give users direct access to the latter's mo...
Advisory group deVere has launched a new challenger bank for expats after securing an e-money bankin...
Sharia-compliant Al Rayan Bank has launched a new range of home purchase plans for refinance custome...
Peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Zopa will not offer a current account when it becomes a bank...
Mobile challenger Starling Bank has invited customers to join its beta testing programme...
Paragon Bank has introduced its new three-year fixed rate cash Isa which offers strong interest rate...
M&S Bank has reduced its rates on loans from £5,000 to £7,499 over 12 to 84 months to 3.6%...
The Co-operative Bank has increased the interest rate on its one- and two-year fixed rate Isa produc...
Masthaven has plans to expand its sales and underwriting teams as well as looking at new areas of le...
Commercial mortgage brokers positive despite Brexit concerns
Almost four-fifths of commercial mortgage brokers (78%) said they felt confident about the lending environment in 2018, up from 72% in 2017, according to new research.
Metro Bank names new commercial banking director
Metro Bank has appointed Jamie Sim (pictured above) as a commercial banking director within the commercial real estate team.
The launch of Open Banking
The launch of Open Banking at the weekend is clearly an important milestone in opening up the UK retail banking industry to much-needed competition.
Aldermore appoints specialist vehicle valuations head
Tim Bearder has joined Aldermore as its new head of specialist vehicle valuations.
Millennial banking app secures FCA approval
Emma Technologies Ltd has received approval from the FCA.
Open Banking goes live: industry reacts
The launch of the Open Banking scheme last week has presented many opportunities, but as one bank has stated, data sharing alone will not revolutionise the market.
EIB and Bankia to allocate €800m to SMEs and mid-cap projects
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a €400m loan with Bankia which will provide finance for Spanish SMEs and mid-cap (up to 3,000 employees) projects.
Open season on Open Banking
Reading the national media on Open Banking, I get the sense of an impending cock-up of England World Cup football proportions.
Charter Court agrees to sell its interest in mortgage securitisation
Charter Court Financial Services Group PLC has agreed to sell its entire economic interest in the Charter Mortgage Funding 2017-1 PLC securitisation (CMF 2017-1) for £26.5m.
Monzo opens API to third-party companies
Monzo has announced that it has made an interim API accessible to third-party companies authorised as Account Information Service Providers (AISPs) by the FCA.
SMEs anticipate little impact if free movement of labour restricted
Almost nine out of 10 SMEs in the UK (86%) will either benefit or feel little to no impact if free movement of labour is restricted post-Brexit, according to new research.
Revolut launches pay-per-day travel insurance
Mobile banking platform Revolut has announced the launch of its pay-per-day travel insurance service.
Al Rayan reduces rates on BTL product range
Al Rayan Bank has reduced rental rates by 1% on its buy-to-let product range.
Banks start immigration checks on current account holders
Banks and building societies have started to carry out checks on the immigration status of all personal current account holders
Gatehouse Bank appoints head of home finance
Gatehouse Bank has announced the appointment of its new head of home finance amid a wider recruitment drive.
Adam Tyler to head up FIBA
Adam Tyler (pictured above) has been appointed as the first chairman of the Financial Intermediary & Broker Association (FIBA).