Top Fintech Europe News Stories for September 1, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • The ABC’s of CBDCs (Central Bank Digital Currencies) – LendIt Fintech
  • Railsbank and Status Money Create Credit Card That Invests in Crypto – FF News
  • Africa-focused fintechs raise nearly $700 million this week – Bank Automation News
  • Atom Bank experiences £36m loss – FS Tech – FF News
  • Amazon to partner with Affirm on future BNPL options – LendIt Fintech
  • Yapeal Introduces Youth Banking Service Yapini – Fintech Switzerland
  • DataGardener Launches its Lending Intelligence Tool, the Industry’s First Solution of its kind. – Innovate Finance
  • Capitalise raises £10m to launch integrated credit protection service – Finextra
  • Scotiabank adds news enhancements to mobile app – Finextra
  • Standard Chartered partnered with Linklogis to rally investors to drive sustainable trade finance – NS Banking

  • 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.