Monday, July 4, 2022
Following the news earlier this month that featured snippet appearances in Google Search had dropped by 60% in the finance sector, a Google representative has offered an explanation. Speaking as part of his firm's regular 'Office Hours' YouTube show, Senior...
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...
Listen to the full interview with Patrick Muir Interview with Patrick Muir From assisting in the launch of the UK's first-ever online bank to revolutionising the way Morgan Stanley markets its credit card products, Patrick Muir is one of the most...
Just under half of UK adults, aged 18 or over display at least one characteristic of vulnerability. That's according to the findings of the FCA's Financial Lives Survey and it equates to 24.1m consumers. The FCA believes that the COVID-19...
On Friday (26th June), the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced that it was suspending the operations of Wirecard Card Solutions. The ramifications were felt by UK fintechs. What is Wirecard Card Solutions? Wirecard Card Solutions (WCS) is a provider of prepaid...
Despite the delay to the UK's easing of lockdown, Fintech Week London, a hybrid event scheduled for 12-16th July will take place with its planned programme of physical and virtual sessions. Speaking via the event website following the UK government's...
Do you know what the smartest part of the iPod launch was in the early 2000s? Sure, the capacity to hold hundreds of songs was amazing. Yes, the design looked like it had just fallen from a passing UFO. Absolutely,...
Spanish banking group, Santander has launched PagoFX, an app that lets customers transfer money abroad. The new service is delivered via a mobile app that will let UK debit cardholders from any bank send money abroad using real-time exchange rates. Reuters...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial sector regulator has published its final guidance on the fair treatment of vulnerable customers. The guidance, which aims to ensure that all customers are treated fairly, provides regulated firms with a definition...
Former Centrica CMO, Margaret Jobling has been appointed CMO at NatWest in an apparent turnaround for the bank which had previously scrapped the role. NatWest had previously stated that it would not be hiring a direct replacement for David Wheldon...