Marqeta opened their office in London in October last year and today they have announced that they have signed up their first three European clients; French digital bank Morning, Swiss digital bank Yapeal, and Spanish POS lender Aplazame will all be using Marqeta’s open API platform to issue cards and process transactions; Marqeta also announced the launch of a new digital banking solution for fintech innovators in Europe; the new solution will enable fintech innovators to develop, test and enhance new features in a developer sandbox. Source.
Peter Renton is the chairman and co-founder of LendIt Fintech, the world’s first and largest digital media and events company focused on fintech. Peter has been writing about fintech since 2010 and he is the author and creator of the Fintech One-on-One Podcast, the first and longest-running fintech interview series. Peter has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, Fortune, NPR, Fox Business News, the Financial Times, and dozens of other publications.