Starling is a UK-based digital bank, disrupting the financial services industry. Founded in 2014 by Anne Boden, it was granted a banking licence by the Bank of England in July 2016 and launched its first mobile personal current account in May 2017 available as a mobile app for both iOS and Android phones. It launched the UK’s first digital business bank account in March 2018. The Starling Marketplace provides customers with in-app access to a curated selection of third party financial services. Starling also offers groundbreaking B2B banking and payments services. Headquartered in London, Starling has raised £323 million of investment.
- 21st September 2020The Daily Telegraph
“We’ve always had a model that was going to be profitable”
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