Revolut announces Black Friday Crypto competition, giving away 1 Bitcoin to one lucky customer
Nov26

Revolut announces Black Friday Crypto competition, giving away 1 Bitcoin to one lucky customer

Revolut has today announced that it is giving away 1 Bitcoin to one lucky UK customer as part of its Black Friday Crypto competition. It’s been a wild month for the crypto markets, with Bitcoin alone up ~40%* in the last 30 days. How can Revolut customers enter?  To enter the competition all customers need to do is set up a Crypto Recurring Buy worth at least €10 (or currency equivalent) and make at least one Recurring Buy...

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Revolut launches Google Pay in 10 new markets
Nov17

Revolut launches Google Pay in 10 new markets

Revolut, the global financial superapp with over 13 million customers, has today announced the launch of Google Pay for customers in Austria, Bulgaria, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Portugal and Romania. Revolut will be among the first financial services companies to offer Google Pay as a service within their mobile app, marking a positive step forward in enabling customers to use their money in the way...

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FF Virtual Arena: Customer Experience & Friction
Nov04

FF Virtual Arena: Customer Experience & Friction

In today’s Virtual Arena join Revolut, Mobiquity and Ziglu as we have the ultimate discussion on the state of mobile-app customer experience in banking. In an increasingly mobile friendly environment, we look at how customers are reviewing their banks and highlighting the newest forms of friction that maybe even the neobanks hadn’t thought of. Join guests Muhammed Salim, Matthew Williamson, Mark Hipperson alongside host...

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Revolut Junior introduces Goals, an easy way for parents to teach kids about saving
Oct08

Revolut Junior introduces Goals, an easy way for parents to teach kids about saving

Revolut has today announced the launch of Goals on Revolut Junior, an easy and fun way for kids to learn about saving. Revolut Junior is designed for young people aged 7-17, giving them the freedom to manage their money and build essential financial skills, overseen by parents or guardians for added security and peace of mind. Parents can create a Goal for their kids and watch their progress as they save. Kids can also create Goals...

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Revolut launches smart subscriptions feature
Oct06

Revolut launches smart subscriptions feature

In pursuit of its goal to give people greater control and visibility over their financial lives, Revolut today announced the launch of its new Subscriptions feature, a simple way to track all subscriptions, Direct Debits, and recurring payments in one place. The new Subscriptions feature allows Revolut customers to see how much money they are spending on each scheduled payment, and with each individual merchant, and quickly block...

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Sage and Revolut partner to hand back three weeks of admin time to small business owners
Sep10

Sage and Revolut partner to hand back three weeks of admin time to small business owners

Sage, a market leader in cloud business management solutions, has collaborated with Revolut to add another seamless account integration to its new, award-winning* Sage Accounting software for small businesses. On average small businesses have spent 15 working days this year rekeying payments, reconciling their business accounts and correcting errors.  Sage and Revolut Business customers can now automatically reconcile their...

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Revolut launch in Japan
Sep09

Revolut launch in Japan

Fintech startup Revolut is expanding to Japan. After testing the service with 10,000 users, anybody can now sign up and open an account. The company originally obtained its authorization to operate from Japan’s Finance Service Agency in 2018. When you open an account, you get an electronic wallet and a Visa debit card. You can top up your account and spend money with your card, a virtual card, etc. Revolut sends you instant...

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Revolut launches Group Bills
Aug19

Revolut launches Group Bills

Revolut has today announced the launch of Group Bills, an easy way to track, split and settle up expenses in one centralised place, instantly. Group Bills makes managing group expenses easier than ever. Rather than splitting one bill at a time, Group Bills allows customers to stay on top of those big things like household expenses with flatmates, or holidays with friends. The splitting is made so easy: customers can simply add bills...

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Revolut launches Open Banking for its over 400,000 Italian retail and business customers
Aug04

Revolut launches Open Banking for its over 400,000 Italian retail and business customers

Revolut has today announced the launch of Open Banking for its over 400.000 retail and business customers in Italy. The new Open Banking feature allows Revolut customers in Italy to connect their Intesa Sanpaolo, UniCredit, UBI Banca, Banco BPM, Poste Italiane bank accounts to Revolut, making it possible to see all of their balances and transactions in one single app. Currently, most customers can only access their Italian bank...

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The Fintech Fix: Here is some out ‘saucy’ gossip
Jul31

The Fintech Fix: Here is some out ‘saucy’ gossip

In today’s episode of The Fintech Fix, Doug Mackenzie explores the dangers involved with outsourcing, how Revolut are ‘go comparing’ to their rivals and what the European Commission is doing in the wake of Wirecard!...

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Allica Bank appoints Richard Davies, the Revolut, TSB and HSBC banking heavyweight as CEO
Jul27

Allica Bank appoints Richard Davies, the Revolut, TSB and HSBC banking heavyweight as CEO

Allica Bank – the recently launched business bank that seeks to empower small and medium sized businesses – has today announced the appointment of Richard Davies as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In this role, Richard will be responsible for leading the Bank as it scales to become a major force in serving British businesses, delivering the funding, technology and expertise needed at what is a crucial time for the British business...

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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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Modulr and Revolut will continue disrupting financial services together
Jul07

Modulr and Revolut will continue disrupting financial services together

Revolut has today announced the extension of its partnership with Modulr, as the two FinTechs pursue their ongoing mission to disrupt financial services. Modulr will continue providing the 24/7 payments infrastructure which powers Revolut’s unique and extensive range of financial products. The flexibility, resilience and scalability of Modulr’s technology has played a key role in Revolut’s rapid growth. Revolut has used Modulr’s API...

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Join Visa, Revolut, HSBC and more – registration is now open
Jul06

Join Visa, Revolut, HSBC and more – registration is now open

“Fear not though, virtual to us does not mean a series of dull webinars with a bit of slightly awkward networking thrown in. We have invested in one of the best platforms around and are working hard to ensure we deliver a truly interactive and engaging experience, including live Q&A with our speakers, onsite competitions and an energetic networking session to finish off.” Register now!

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Revolut launches new rainbow card to mark Pride celebrations
Jul03

Revolut launches new rainbow card to mark Pride celebrations

In a show of inclusivity as Pride celebrations begin across Europe, Revolut has today released a new rainbow card for customers in the UK and Europe. Before they can order the new rainbow card, Revolut customers will need to donate a minimum of £3.00 (or currency equivalent) to ILGA-Europe, a leading charity which campaigns for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex human rights in Europe and Central Asia. Revolut will also enable...

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Silver now available through Revolut
Jun30

Silver now available through Revolut

Global financial platform, Revolut, has today announced that standard, Premium and Metal customers can now access Silver through the Revolut app. Silver and Gold are now available via the Revolut app in the Commodities tab in the Wealth section of the app. Customers can purchase and trade exposure to silver and gold, based on live market performance data which Revolut obtains through its trusted precious metals services partner. Any...

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Revolut adds American Express to Open Banking feature
Jun25

Revolut adds American Express to Open Banking feature

Revolut has today announced the addition of American Express to its Open Banking feature. The feature allows Revolut retail customers in the UK to connect their American Express and other banks accounts to Revolut, making it possible to see all of their balances and transactions in one single app. Currently, a customer can only access their American Express balances and transaction histories through Amex’s own online banking service...

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Money20/20 Europe Speaker announcement
Jun23

Money20/20 Europe Speaker announcement

    We thought that would pique your interest. Nik has grown one of the most valuable FinTechs in the world at lightning speed, hitting 12M customers and raising a staggering $500 million in February for a $5.5B valuation (3x its valuation at Revolut’s last raise two years ago). The business has even continued to grow 300% YOY during the Covid-19 pandemic. This is your chance to get a behind-the-scenes look at Revolut’s...

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Winners of Lithuanian Fintech Awards announced at Fintech Week Lithuania
Jun19

Winners of Lithuanian Fintech Awards announced at Fintech Week Lithuania

 Fintech Week Lithuania yesterday announced the 2020 winners of the first-ever Lithuanian Fintech Awards. The awards recognise the success stories of the past year across numerous areas in fintech, including payments, lending & investing, KYC and analytics. The awards were selected by a jury composed of Lithuanian and international experts in financial services. “As well as having optimum business conditions, a friendly and...

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Revolut launches Open Banking for its over 1 million Irish retail and business customers
Jun17

Revolut launches Open Banking for its over 1 million Irish retail and business customers

Revolut has today announced the launch of Open Banking for its over 1 million retail and business customers in Ireland. The new Open Banking feature allows Revolut retail customers in Ireland to connect their AIB, Permanent TSB, Ulster Bank, and Bank of Ireland bank accounts to Revolut, making it possible to see all of their balances and transactions in one single app. Currently, a customer can only access their Irish bank accounts’...

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Revolut launches financial super app
Jun03

Revolut launches financial super app

Revolut has today announced the launch of its new app version, the latest step in its journey to becoming a financial super app. With the latest 7.0 app release, Revolut is reimagining and redefining what it can do for customers around the world. The major redesign has focused on creating one app from which customers can manage all their finances with safety and ease, every day. The new experience is even more intuitive, with a new...

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Journalist’s insights: diving into the world of fintech media with Doug Mackenzie
May26

Journalist’s insights: diving into the world of fintech media with Doug Mackenzie

Fintech is one of (if not the most) hottest topics discussed and featured in the media. We are all aware of Monzo, Revolut, Stripe and other companies that are disrupting the finance services industry as we knew it. Fintech is a beat for a large number of journalists, and Fintech focused outlets have emerged. But how do you stand out in the media as a new fintech company in this world of technology, startups, scaleups and others? Join...

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The Fintech Fix: Small Week, Big News
May08

The Fintech Fix: Small Week, Big News

Join Fintech Finance’s Doug Mackenzie for the latest episode of The Fintech Fix. The best weekly news round up on the web! This working week is a small one in the UK (public holiday) however it was a big one for the industry news, from Revolut going old school in Lithuania to Bó closing we hear about all the goings on at Fintech Finance and around the...

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Revolut launches a bank in Lithuania as it begins operationalizing its European banking license
May04

Revolut launches a bank in Lithuania as it begins operationalizing its European banking license

Revolut has today launched its bank in Lithuania, enabling its 300,000 customers in the country to deposit their salaries and other funds in new deposit protected bank accounts. All customer deposits will be protected by the Lithuanian state company Deposit and Investment Insurance. Existing customers are able to upgrade from e-money accounts to bank deposit accounts from their Revolut app – in just a few minutes. In addition to...

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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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