Fintech Finance Presents: The Fintech Magazine Issue 18
Nov27

Fintech Finance Presents: The Fintech Magazine Issue 18

In this episode of The Fintech Magazine, we have a look at who you are? Trulioo goes deep in our cover story around KYC; with the likes of Santander, Natwest, Nuance & AIB talking Biometrics Clim8 is an impact investment wealthtech that cuts through the greenwash to focus on the E in ESG. Cocoa Invest, a halal investment startup, believes there is a moral vacuum at the heart of corporate governance that’s making a mockery of...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Fintech Show 4.04 – Moving Architecture to the Cloud
Nov10

Fintech Finance Presents: The Fintech Show 4.04 – Moving Architecture to the Cloud

We go back to the future and see what banking architecture will look like in a couple of years. Are some financial institutions already there or is the industry about to get some culture shock? Speaking of a shock – up in the cloud, banks and fintechs that operate there are ready to strike like lightning. Joining us in the studio is Thought Machine’s Paul Taylor, Rana Bhattacharya from Atom Bank and last but not least is...

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Atom bank Chooses SurePay to Prevent Fraud and Misdirected Online Payments
Oct21

Atom bank Chooses SurePay to Prevent Fraud and Misdirected Online Payments

SurePay has today announced another successful implementation of it’s UK Confirmation of Payee solution for the UK’s first app-based bank, Atom bank. The Financial Technology company from the Netherlands is already responsible for checking over 95 per cent of all Dutch payments with the IBAN-Name Check and its Confirmation of Payee solution checks 25 per cent of all online payments in the UK. According to research from UK Finance in...

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Thought Machine and TruNarrative collaborate on resilience and core banking innovation for Atom bank
Jun18

Thought Machine and TruNarrative collaborate on resilience and core banking innovation for Atom bank

Thought Machine, the cloud native core banking technology firm, today announced it has teamed up with RegTech leader TruNarrative to provide Atom bank groundbreaking financial crime prevention and core banking capabilities. This partnership has enabled Atom to use the TruNarrative platform to conduct a full suite of real-time AML transactional monitoring processes built on top of truly cloud native technology. The TruNarrative...

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Top 5 successful neobanks in Europe
Apr07

Top 5 successful neobanks in Europe

Currently, six out of ten of the most successful online banks come from the EU. Their total customer base exceeded 13 million, and the companies themselves were able to attract more than $2 billion of investments. Most of them simply explain their achievements – avoiding copying the standard banking model and moving financial services to a whole new level. Of course, challenger banks as a business model are not always and not...

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Changing of the Guard at Atom bank
Jan25

Changing of the Guard at Atom bank

Anthony Thomson steps down as Bridget Rosewell takes the Chair of Atom bank Anthony Thomson has today announced his resignation as Chair of Atom bank. Anthony, Founder and Chairman since Atom bank was established in 2014, has guided the business through the process of gaining a banking licence, raising over £250m of capital and becoming one of the fastest growing start-up businesses in the UK.  Since launching, Atom bank has taken...

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Atom Bank teams up with Reevoo
Sep19

Atom Bank teams up with Reevoo

Atom has partnered with user-generated content platform Reevoo to drive greater transparency, improve customer engagement and help prospective customers make informed purchase decisions. Using Reevoo’s platform, Atom collects reviews for its Fixed Saver account and Mortgage products. These reviews are then displayed on Atom’s website, and have been included in various customer communications including newsletters and social media....

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Atom Bank Partners with Deposit Solutions
Sep06

Atom Bank Partners with Deposit Solutions

Atom bank has today announced that it has been granted permission to offer retail deposits in Germany. Atom will be launching Fixed Savings products to German savers from 4th September, via a partnership with Deposit Solutions. In an exciting move, Atom bank will now diversify its funding options into the German market. Atom has seen significant growth since its launch to the public in April 2016 and through this important partnership...

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Mark Mullen Praises FCA Decision to Increase Current Account Competition
Nov04

Mark Mullen Praises FCA Decision to Increase Current Account Competition

Mark Mullen, chief executive, Atom Bank says: “Atom wholeheartedly welcomes today’s announcement from the FCA because taking further action to increase competition in banking is exactly what customers both need and expect.  That the FCA feels the need to undertake further investigations into the practices of banks raises questions about the efficacy of the recent CMA investigation into Current Account competition.   Why must we...

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Atom Bank’s Mark Mullen Praises FCA Decision to Increase Current Account Competition
Nov03

Atom Bank’s Mark Mullen Praises FCA Decision to Increase Current Account Competition

Mark Mullen, chief executive, Atom Bank says: “Atom wholeheartedly welcomes today’s announcement from the FCA because taking further action to increase competition in banking is exactly what customers both need and expect.  That the FCA feels the need to undertake further investigations into the practices of banks raises questions about the efficacy of the recent CMA investigation into Current Account competition.   Why must we...

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ATOM Included in KPMG Fintech 100 List – Only UK Company in the Top 10
Oct25

ATOM Included in KPMG Fintech 100 List – Only UK Company in the Top 10

Atom Bank ranked #6 in KPMG’s Fintech 100 list, a ranking where disruptors dominate the top 10.  Anthony Thomson, Founder and Chairman comments on the selection: “We are thrilled to be included in the Fintech 100 list once again, the only UK company in the top 10.  A lot of hard work, a clear vision and a fabulous team of partners and employees has gone into this exciting journey that we are on. This year has been a tremendous...

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All UK Customers now have Access to Atom Bank
Oct06

All UK Customers now have Access to Atom Bank

  The UK’s first bank built exclusively for mobile, announces that it is now open for customers. Atom initially launched with an ‘invitation only’ phase, during which registration codes were only made available to customers who had registered an interest in the new bank via its website, allowing Atom to open its doors in a controlled way whilst learning from customer feedback and refining its mobile  App. Now both in IoS and...

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