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NatWest Pilots Digital Bank for SMEs

NatWest Bank is testing an app-based business banking platform aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which combines banking with other business services. The app, known as Mettle, offers an SME current account as well as tools for invoicing, payment chasing and book-keeping.

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Britons Concerned Over Security of Contactless Payments, Research Finds

Davizro Photography – stock.adob British consumers are increasingly favouring contactless payments over using cash, despite enduring security concerns about the technology, MoneySuperMarket research shows.

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UK Fintech Investment Exceeds US and China

More money was invested in UK financial technology (fintech) than in the same sector in the US and China in the first half of this year, according to KPMG. Fuelled by the 12.9bn deal that saw Vantiv acquire WorldPay, investment in UK fintech in the first half of 2018 reached 16bn, compared with 14bn in […]

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China: Blockchain Conference Shut Down by Police, Organizers Claim ‘No Legal Issues’

Organizers of a Chinese Blockchain conference that police suddenly shut down have denied rumors they invited a suspected fraudulent Initial Coin Offering (ICO) to the event, local news outlet YMTMT.com reported Thursday, April 12.

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