Of Suits, Hoodies and Ripped Jeans: Transcending the “Expectation Chasm” in Banking

December 1, 2016    By : Gaurav Sharma

Banking is at an inflection point. Technology giants such as Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Alibaba (GAFAA) are redefining the customer experience and increasingly becoming serious about financial services. The digitization of everything and the “shifting of consumer expectations” are creating the next

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Disruption & Scale: Can FinTech Startups Really Have it Both Ways?

September 5, 2016    By : Kate

There is an interesting term describing a certain type of relationship between FinTech and banks called ‘rent-a-charter’ – a model when banks backstop or formally provide services behind FinTech websites. With the evolving relationships between startups and institutional players, this

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A List of Mobile-Only Banks

May 23, 2016    By : LTP Team

Here’s a list of mobile-only banks that are defining the industry today: The UK Atom Bank: Atom is a startup bank. It has been authorized with restrictions by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

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Mobile-Only Challenger Banks Are Shaping the Future of Financial Services Industry

February 17, 2016    By : Sofia

Simple combines innovative technology, impeccable user experience and expertise in behavioural economics to help its customers spend smarter and save more. The company offers a bank account that has all the tools users need to manage their money built right

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Awe-Inspiring London FinTech Industry Is Firing on All Cylinders

December 30, 2015    By : Sofia

London is known to be one of the world’s hubs of innovation with a wide range of well-known disruptive startups coming from the UK’s disruption center. Along with Silicon Valley and New York, London is a place of tremendous opportunities

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Mondo: UK’s Bank-In-An-App Waiting to Unbox Itself

June 29, 2015    By : Priti

Mondo is a mobile-first bank and a new challenger bank in the UK that is yet to receive its license. When launched, users will be able to access their current accounts on their smartphones and can have full control of

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