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David Rutter, CEO of blockchain software firm, R3 has said 'cracks are already appearing' in the banking system following fallout from the COVID-19 outbreak. Speaking in an interview with City AM, Rutter said, "...when markets go through extreme stress, you...
Julene Aguirre, Capital One UK's Head of Research and Design Strategy will be speaking at tomorrow evening's (9th June 2020) online edition of UX Oxford. The event will focus on universal design in the financial world and aims to help...
Bank of Ireland is to close 103 of its branches as its CEO announces a shift to digital banking. The move comes following the bank's aim to cut 1,400 jobs within the UK and Ireland, which it announced in...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its data on complaints made relating to the firms it regulates for the second half of 2019. Monitoring this data is important for financial brands and the wider market. Understanding how many complaints...
Staff at financial services firm, Standard Chartered have been told to avoid using Zoom and Google Hangouts due to security concerns, according to a report from Reuters. The report claims to have seen an internal memo directing staff to avoid...
Starling and OakNorth banks have been added to the British Business Bank's list of lenders under the CBILS (Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme). Both Starling and OakNorth join more than 45 lenders now approved for the scheme. Their lender status...
As reported in November, following a dispute between the two companies, Amazon planned to stop accepting payments from UK-issued Visa credit cards this week. The firm has now reversed this decision as part of a last-minute deal. Originally planned for...
It has been a roller-coaster few weeks for Zoom, the video conferencing platform. At the end of last year, the company had 10m users, in the post-COVID-19 world, it has racked up 200m daily users. Following its incredible rise, it...
Retail giant, Amazon has announced that it will stop accepting payments from UK-issued Visa credit cards from January in a move against the high cost of accepting payments. The move, announced via an email to customers this morning (Wednesday 17th...
In our first analysis of the online visibility race in the wealth & private banking sector, there's one clear winner. Coutts claims first place, delivering online search visibility of 16.2%. Coutts' closest rival is Barclays with 14.2% share of online search. The...