Launch plans take Starling Bank sky-high following drone delivery viability tests
Starling Bank, the UK’s leading next-generation bank, announced today that investigations into the feasibility of using drones to deliver cards to customers have shown positive results.
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Starling debit card launches off back of new MasterCard partnership
Starling Bank partners with MasterCard and GPS to launch next-generation of debit card.
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Hey everyone, we’ve got some exciting news for you: we’re kicking off an exciting series of live video interviews with “Starling Studios”. Launching this coming Friday – September 30th at 1pm – and hosted by yours truly, we’re going to be chatting with some of leading innovators and disruptors about what they do and how they do it. We’ll be featuring companies like Curve, Xero, and Secco Aura, discussing ideas from technology and beyond.
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Billions invested in future of banking but no change yet for customers
In our new report, we have identified four key aspects of the current world of fintech. We have also made six predictions for where we think the industry is heading in 2017, and what that means for the mobile customer.
Read more “The Starling Report: Fintech & Banking Trends 2017”
New digitally-native mobile bank, Starling Bank, receives UK banking licence and announces Faster Payments adoption.
Starling Bank today received its UK banking licence with restrictions from the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and the Financial Conduct Authority.
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Starling research shows the biggest barrier to switching remains a lack of choice in the market.
Today, as the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) releases its next stage report on remedies to improve competition in the current account market, Starling, one of the next generation of UK banks aimed at disrupting the traditional banking model, releases its own research that demonstrates the biggest barrier to switching remains a lack of real choice in the market.
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Starling, led by CEO Anne Boden, is on track to launch one of the next generation of banks in the UK aimed at disrupting the traditional banking model. Targeting people who live their lives on their phone, Starling will focus purely on delivering the world’s best current account experience.
Read more “Starling: Secures US$70M investment, accelerates launch and appoints board”
Starling Bank research shows 80% of consumers see no differentiation between existing banks.
Today, as the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) released its finding on the personal current account market, lack of consumer engagement was called out as the primary reason for low switching volumes.
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Might just be me, but it feels like we’ve seen the tipping point in recent weeks of mainstream media picking up on what many of us in the FinTech space have been getting so excited about for the last two years – that there is about to be a step change in new entrants and increased competition in UK retail banking.
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This week Innotribe released their report, Power Women in FinTech Index: Bridging the Gender Gap.
I’m very honoured to be included in such a prestigious group of ladies, however I also feel the weight of responsibility to be a role model for women in the FinTech space.
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