N26 survey reveals nearly 40% of Americans are happy with their financial health despite feeling anxious ahead of the holidays
Oct29

N26 survey reveals nearly 40% of Americans are happy with their financial health despite feeling anxious ahead of the holidays

N26, the mobile banking platform that is changing the way U.S. consumers bank, today released new survey results that reveal how Americans perceive their financial health in the wake of COVID-19 and ahead of the holiday season. The findings highlight that 37% of respondents report being happy with their financial health and 26% feel in complete control of their finances. However, 33% of Americans feel differently about their finances...

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FF Virtual Arena: Reviewing Stu’s Reviews
Jul22

FF Virtual Arena: Reviewing Stu’s Reviews

In today’s Virtual Arena, Ali Paterson catches up with YouTuber Stuart Thomas of Stu’s Reviews to talk about his experiences reviewing UK challenger banks for Fintech Finance over the last year, payment races and having the most viewed videos on YouTube about Monzo, Starling, Revolut AND Curve ...

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N26 raises more than $100 million in extension of its Series D funding
May05

N26 raises more than $100 million in extension of its Series D funding

Berlin-headquartered digital bank N26  today announced an extension of its Series D funding round to $570M, with a further increase of more than $100M, coming from the company’s main investors. To date, N26 has raised close to $800M, keeping its valuation at $3.5B. N26 was founded in 2013 and launched the initial product in early 2015. Today, the firm has more than 5 million customers in 25 markets. It employs more than 1.500...

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Exclusive: ‘Is this the end or just the beginning?’ – Laurent Nizri, Paris FinTech Forum in “The Fintech Magazine”
Apr29

Exclusive: ‘Is this the end or just the beginning?’ – Laurent Nizri, Paris FinTech Forum in “The Fintech Magazine”

As Founder & CEO of Paris FinTech Forum, Laurent Nizri has seen a remarkable metamorphosis of the industry over the past five years. Here, he reflects on where it’s come from… and where it’s going. 28 January 2016 was the first edition of Paris FinTech Forum. We were one of the first truly global events to launch in the industry. From the outset, even though we were a much smaller event than we are today, we were able to...

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N26 Becomes Europe’s Largest Fintech with $300 million Funding Round
Jan10

N26 Becomes Europe’s Largest Fintech with $300 million Funding Round

N26 has announced a $300 million Series D funding round led by New York-based venture capital and private equity firm Insight Venture Partners, valuing N26 at $2.7 billion. The round also includes participation from GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and several existing investors.    The $300 million funding represents the largest private equity financing round for a fintech company in Europe in recent years. To date, N26 has...

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Mambu’s SaaS Banking Engine Helps N26 Transform Operations
Sep07

Mambu’s SaaS Banking Engine Helps N26 Transform Operations

The first pan-European mobile-only bank uses Mambu’s solution to reduce costs and grow Mambu announced that its innovative solution is being used by N26 to allow the Berlin-based mobile bank to integrate systems and quickly bring services to market in support of its growth strategy. Before N26 was granted a full banking licence in July last year, it used the services of a partner bank and then migrated to its own platform in late...

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N26 and German Insurtech Clark Partner to Digitize Insurance Market #M2020EU
Jun26

N26 and German Insurtech Clark Partner to Digitize Insurance Market #M2020EU

N26 and Clark launch fully digitized insurance service for N26 customers N26 will expand the services and products available to its customers with the introduction of N26 Insurance. Today, N26 announced at Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen that it will partner with leading German Insurtech Clark to offer a digitized insurance service. This is the next step in N26’s strategy to become the one-stop app for all of its users’ financial...

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