In an interview with Benzinga, the Chief Growth Officer of N26, Alex Weber, shares how the company plans to capitalize on the shift towards a more digital banking future; the pandemic has resulted in a significant shift away from branch-based banking towards not only not only remote banking but also contactless banking and payment systems; people are searching on Google for terms like “digital banking,” “contactless payment” and “e-commerce,” which helps adoption for digital banks like N26; their partnership strategy shifted away from travel-oriented offerings to helping customers save money on learning languages or purchasing home gym equipment and apparel. Benzinga.
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.