FreeAgent first UK company to secure Open Banking registration from FCA

FreeAgent is among the first tranche of companies to achieve AISP status in the UK and will now be able to officially embark on its Open Banking strategy.

Africa’s Talking joins Open Banking Nigeria to develop open APIs for banking

Open Banking Nigeria has announced a partnership with Africa’s Talking to develop open APIs for banking.”Africa’s Talking has joined [other] companies…

Blog: Open banking offers a new insurance distribution channel

Some might have already labelled it a failure but open banking will continue to evolve and insurers should sit up and take notice.

Open Banking and the need for integration technology

Designed to provide consumers with greater control over their financial data, and make it considerably easier to view and manage their finances, the new regulation allows customers to give permission for banks to securely share their financial data with third-party technology companies.

Open Banking APIs in Asia need a set of common standards

THE rise of open banking and open application program interfaces (APIs) have profound implications for banks and financial…

Open Banking Pioneer Deposit Solutions Closes New Investment Round of USD 100m Led by Vitruvian

Open Banking Pioneer Deposit Solutions Closes New Investment Round of USD 100m Led by Vitruvian…

ACCC tasked with drawing up new open banking rules | The Paypers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has been appointed to determine how a new Consumer Data Right will apply to the Australian economy.

Has Open Banking moved the FinTech needle?

The article first appeared in AltFi The recent announcement of the next awards to recipients in the Open Banking Challenge got me thinking about the number…

FreeAgent secures Open Banking registration from FCA

FreeAgent, the award-winning, and innovative cloud accounting software provider, has received new credentials from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) enabling it to provide Open Banking services to freelancers, contractors, micro-business owners and their accountants.

Six ways asset managers can innovate using Open Banking

Open Banking came into effect in the UK in January of 2018, but the on-going consideration of how this could change the user experience for advisers and wealth managers in the future is no longer a crystal ball gazing exercise.