790. News: Apple Pay face US lawsuit and Revolut keep banking licence hopes alive.

Episode 979 · October 9th, 2023 · 1 hr 8 mins

About this Episode

Our expert host Ross Gallagher is joined by some great guests to talk about the most notable fintech, financial services and banking news from the past week.

This week's guests include:

  • Simon Merchant, Co-Founder & CEO at Flagstone
  • Fliss Berridge, Director and Co-Founder at Ordo
  • Gerisha Nadaraju, a Product Ops Consultant formerly at TrueLayer and Dojo

We cover the following stories from the fintech and financial services space:

  • Apple Pay launch iPhone Wallet in the UK, but face an antitrust lawsuit in the US
  • Revolut take a step closer to getting their banking licence
  • Financial wellbeing app Mintago raises $4.75m in growth funding
  • Saga and Flagstone launch a savings platform for the over 50s
  • Weavr shuts down Comma seven months after acquisition
  • Experian launches checking account and debit card
  • Jamie Dimon predicts a three day working week

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