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Is your bank about to join the blockchain revolution?

Not long ago, most banking institutions poo-pooed Bitcoin. It’s now got its own Forex rate and the blockchain tech it’s built on is THE buzzword!

Banks give insurers a lesson in improving customer satisfaction

Banking sees a huge annual drop in people who rate their customer service as ‘bad’. For insurance, no change. What have banks done differently?

Challenger banks receive shot in the arm from Tory opposition

Labour has joined forces with the Challenger Banks to oppose the ‘punitive’ 8% levy imposed in the July budget, now forecast to raise £12bn

Challenger bank shows how lenders are very much open for business

OneSavings Bank has revised its annual forecast thanks to bullish progress in its first year on the Stock Exchange. Challenger banks are open for business!

Can the UK Become FinTech Global Central?

Global banking is in recovery, but unrest remains even in Germany and America. Is the time right for the UK to become Global FinTech Central?

RBS invites external advisers to investigate SME handling

Despite having a clean bill of health not so long ago and the FCA already investigating, RBS has invited external auditors to look into its SME arm.

Are UK banks running before they can walk?

The FIS PACE index survey has good and bad news for UK banks. We love digital banking, but want loyalty rewards and transparency. Can banks deliver?

Budget could force small business owners to shut up shop and sell up

With the budget squeezing single-employee limited companies, KPMG foresee the burden of business ownership could become too great to bear for many.

Imaging cheque service gives new meaning to Photo Shop

Barclays is rolling out its iPhone cheque-depositing facility to Android users after a successful first year. Lloyds are trialling a similar app.

Digital Bank Atom Eyes Full Range of Business Bank Accounts

Atom Bank, the new digital-only challenger, has got its full license from the BoE. Mobile banking, for small biz and retail, is branching out!

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