Fintech

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Revolut banking app lets teens in UK and Europe use Apple Pay
Allowing 13-year-olds with a Junior account to use iPhone or Apple Watch ‘adds an extra layer of safety’

Rupert Jones

20, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The Southeastern train arriving on platform 3 is £25m late
Latest rail franchise to hit the buffers at least arrived at the destination via an unconventional route

Nils Pratley

28, Sep, 2021 @6:15 PM

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The surge in ‘buy now pay later’ – and why we should be worried
Fintech firms are jostling to offer millennials interest-free payment plans as they shop online. Retailers love it of course, but all this unregulated lending is ringing alarm bells

Rupert Jones and Kalyeena Makortoff

18, Sep, 2021 @3:00 PM

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UK fintech investment hits new record after £18bn buying spree
Deals in first half of year leave UK second in world behind US, as global fintech investment soars to $98bn

Phillip Inman

10, Aug, 2021 @6:28 PM

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UK fintech sector hits multibillion-pound peak of investor interest
Banking app Revolut has been valued at £24bn while Wise, the forex transfer business, has listed at nearly £9bn

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

19, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Revolut valuation makes little sense when compared with Lloyds | Nils Pratley
How can this six-year-old fintech firm be worth £24bn, supposedly 70% of Lloyds’ stock market value?

Nils Pratley

15, Jul, 2021 @7:19 PM

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Revolut becomes UK’s biggest fintech firm with £24bn valuation
Surge comes after banking app raised $800m from new investors Tiger Global Management and SoftBank

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

15, Jul, 2021 @6:57 PM

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Revolut co-founder Nik Storonsky set to join the multibillionaire club
Banking and payments app launched six years ago valued at £24bn in deal secured by 36-year-old CEO

Mark Sweney

15, Jul, 2021 @2:22 PM

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Payments firm Wise’s successful float is a relief after Deliveroo flop | Nils Pratley
Appetite for shares in the profitable money transfer outfit shows the City can bring off a big tech listing

Nils Pratley

07, Jul, 2021 @6:34 PM

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Fintech firm Wise valued at almost £9bn on stock market debut
Largest-ever flotation of a UK tech company boosts London’s hopes of attracting more listings

Mark Sweney

07, Jul, 2021 @4:50 PM

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There is much to like in Wise’s direct approach to London listing | Nils Pratley
It will hopefully chip away at the outrageous fees investment banks charge in conventional IPOs

Nils Pratley

17, Jun, 2021 @6:48 PM

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‘We outsmarted the system’: Wise founders on fintech success
Kristo Käärmann and Taavet Hinrikus about to hit big time as Wise lists on London Stock Exchange

Rob Davies

17, Jun, 2021 @3:15 PM

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