Starling Bank

Starling Bank is a UK-based digital bank offering personal, joint and business accounts, as well as a financial services marketplace and Banking-as-a-Service. Founded by Anne Boden, it helps people take the stress out of money by letting them visualise and manage their finances in real time, all from one app.

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Articles Featuring Starling Bank

How to know layoffs are coming and what to do about it

27th January 2023 | Aoibhinn McBride

All the fintechs that turned profitable in 2022

19th January 2023 | Amelia Isaacs

5 tech companies hiring right now

13th January 2023 | Kirstie McDermott

AltFi’s 10 most-read stories of 2022: Part 1

28th December 2022 | Amelia Isaacs

Starling Bank joins the fintech savings arms race

16th December 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech is slowly becoming profitable

29th November 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling Bank introduces crypto transaction ban

23rd November 2022 | Oliver Smith

A deep dive into digital bank N26

15th November 2022 | John Reynolds

To help neobanks scale we need better regulation

23rd September 2022 | Nick Lee

Jupiter to sell Starling Bank stake at 40% discount

23rd September 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Former Starling exec wins unfair treatment claim

16th September 2022 | Amelia Isaacs

Starling defends Bounce Back Loan record

7th September 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Mutual fund to sell large stake in Starling Bank

30th August 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Meet the UK’s 26 fintech unicorns

15th August 2022 | Amelia Isaacs

Hold on to your deposits

15th August 2022 | Ralph Rogge

The fintech startups Apple should buy next

5th August 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Co-op bank migrates to the cloud

3rd August 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling Bank ditches European license plan

19th July 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Kroo lands full banking licence

27th June 2022 | Amelia Isaacs

Starling Bank hits 3m accounts

23rd June 2022 | Amelia Isaacs

Here come the fintech consolidators

22nd June 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling Bank buys £500m mortgage book

14th June 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Neobank Kroo closes £26m Series B

1st June 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Bank switching jumps 41 per cent

29th April 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Robinhood to buy UK crypto platform Ziglu

19th April 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Three great tech jobs to apply for today

14th April 2022 | Kirstie McDermott

Your card is about to be declined more

14th March 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Three really exciting jobs to apply for this week

25th February 2022 | Rebecca O'Keeffe

Wise and Klarna drag down Chrysalis NAV by 5.6%

22nd February 2022 | Oliver Smith

Railsbank eyes unicorn status as looks to raise $100m

8th February 2022 | John Reynolds

Bank account switching continues to stall

27th January 2022 | Daniel Lanyon

Ex-FIS SVP Tom Pope arrives as new Tink UK head

27th January 2022 | Oliver Smith

Three great fintech companies that are hiring right now

14th January 2022 | Rebecca O'Keeffe

2021 in quotes: Part 2

14th January 2022 | John Reynolds

2021 in Fintech and Alternative Finance: Part 2

30th December 2021 | John Reynolds

2021 in Fintech and Alternative Finance: Part 1

29th December 2021 | John Reynolds

AltFi’s 10 most-read stories of 2021: Part 2

23rd December 2021 | Oliver Smith

AltFi’s 10 most-read stories of 2021: Part 1

22nd December 2021 | Oliver Smith

Fintech’s biggest hires and departures of 2021

20th December 2021 | John Reynolds

Starling reportedly buys £1bn mortgage book

16th November 2021 | Aisling Finn

Anne Boden: Starling can overtake Barclays in 5 years

16th November 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Open banking is not a flop

15th November 2021 | Rolands Mesters

Fibr, a new European digital SME bank, breaks cover

22nd October 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

First look: How does JP Morgan's Chase app stack up?

20th October 2021 | Aisling Finn

Iwoca accredited under the Recovery Loan Scheme

5th October 2021 | Aisling Finn

Chase and 10x Banking reveal partnership

1st October 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

BNPL provider Zilch marks one millionth customer 

30th September 2021 | Aisling Finn

Pandemic prompts more trust in banks

28th September 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

JP Morgan’s neobank Chase goes live

21st September 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Behind the Buzzword: What is fintech?

16th August 2021 | Aisling Finn

New neo bank Kroo raises £17.7m series A

10th August 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut unlocks interest for its standard users

23rd July 2021 | Aisling Finn

Visa to acquire Currencycloud for £700m

22nd July 2021 | Aisling Finn

How to improve fintech's gender problem

7th June 2021 | Selin Bucak

Business booms for Nutmeg: assets surge to £3bn

27th April 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

The fintechs leading the green finance revolution

19th April 2021 | Aisling Finn

Monzo co-founder Gary Dolman joins new fintech

24th March 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

What is embedded finance?

19th March 2021 | Richard Arundel

Why Atom Bank’s valuation is set to half

12th March 2021 | Oliver Smith

Fintech needs more women

8th March 2021 | Aisling Finn

Klarna said to be raising $1bn at $31bn valuation

24th February 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

What to expect from Ron Kalifa’s fintech review

22nd February 2021 | Aisling Finn

Fintech regulation to watch out for in 2021

25th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

3 trends for challenger and neobanks in 2021

22nd January 2021 | Marcel Van Oost

Tom Blomfield departs Monzo

21st January 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut submits application for UK banking licence

11th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

AltFi’s most-read stories of 2020: Part 2

6th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

The fintechs that went out of business in 2020

5th January 2021 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech’s biggest hires and departures of 2020

5th January 2021 | Aisling Finn

2020 in quotes: Part 2

31st December 2020 | Aisling Finn

2020 in Fintech and Alternative Finance: Part 2

30th December 2020 | Oliver Smith

2020 in quotes: Part 1

30th December 2020 | Aisling Finn

2020 in Fintech and Alternative Finance: Part 1

29th December 2020 | Oliver Smith

The 4 firms taking on Klarna in 2021

21st December 2020 | Aisling Finn

The fintechs that quit the UK in 2020

21st December 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

Our favourite fintech apps of 2020

16th December 2020 | Oliver Smith

Who are the top female fintech leaders of 2020?

14th December 2020 | Aisling Finn

Digital banks are more popular with men 

9th December 2020 | Aisling Finn

Monzo quietly adds £60m to its last funding round

2nd December 2020 | Aisling Finn

Starling Bank co-founder becomes CEO of Bitstamp

28th October 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

What investors are looking for in the next fintech

28th September 2020 | Shaun Puckrin

Anne Boden handed government advisory role

7th September 2020 | Aisling Finn

Bunq review August 2020

12th August 2020 | Aisling Finn

Monzo Plus Review: Is it really worth it?

6th August 2020 | Aisling Finn

Monzo Plus Preview: What’s it really like?

20th July 2020 | Aisling Finn

Coconut raises £2.5m in Crowdcube campaign

13th July 2020 | Aisling Finn

Exclusive: Coconut files £5m BCR Pool E bid

8th July 2020 | Oliver Smith

AltFi’s most read stories of 2020 (so far)

2nd July 2020 | Aisling Finn

We need a ‘bad bank’ to save fintech lenders

10th June 2020 | Oliver Smith

Fintech's new era didn't begin with COVID-19

3rd June 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

Will Bounce Back Loans come back to bite?

26th May 2020 | Oliver Smith

Monzo CEO and founder Tom Blomfield to step down

21st May 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

UK lenders dish out £4.1bn in CBILS loans

30th April 2020 | Aisling Finn

Get ready for the AltFi Digital Summit 2020

28th April 2020 | Oliver Smith

Yolt inks American Express deal

24th April 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

Funding Circle execs take pay cuts amid Covid-19

20th April 2020 | John Reynolds

Starling Bank u-turns on furloughing staff

15th April 2020 | Aisling Finn

Will coronavirus turn big banks towards fintech?

13th April 2020 | Aisling Finn

Monese Review - April 2020

8th April 2020 | Oliver Smith

Starling confirms Team GB Olympic sponsorship

6th March 2020 | Oliver Smith

Starling Bank opens office in central Cardiff

4th March 2020 | Aisling Finn

JP Morgan to launch UK digital bank under Chase brand

24th February 2020 | Oliver Smith

The N26 diaries: My week as an N26 customer

13th February 2020 | Aisling Finn

N26 is leaving the UK: is it really about Brexit?

12th February 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintech should be disrupting exorbitant overdrafts

11th February 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

Fintechs move into the marketing mainstream in 2019

7th January 2020 | John Reynolds

Creating the next big thing in savings

6th January 2020 | Amy Gavin

The AltFi team's favourite fintech apps in 2019

3rd January 2020 | Daniel Lanyon

The year in quotes: 2019

3rd January 2020 | Oliver Smith

AltFi’s 10 most read stories of 2019: Part 2

31st December 2019 | John Reynolds

AltFi's 10 most read stories of 2019: Part 1

30th December 2019 | John Reynolds

2019 In Fintech And Alternative Finance: Part 2

24th December 2019 | Oliver Smith

2019 In Fintech And Alternative Finance: Part 1

23rd December 2019 | Oliver Smith

QuickBooks launches Starling Bank integration for SMEs

18th December 2019 | Oliver Smith

NatWest debuts Tink-powered spending analytics

10th December 2019 | Oliver Smith

Growth Street CEO exits

4th December 2019 | John Reynolds

Fintech investor Merian ups holding in TransferWise

27th November 2019 | John Reynolds

Yolt integrates with Revolut

21st November 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

HSBC poised to launch app-only SME bank Kinetic

15th November 2019 | Oliver Smith

5 things not to miss at the AltFi Berlin Summit

6th November 2019 | Oliver Smith

Flux to reach 1m digital receipt milestone by 2020

5th November 2019 | Oliver Smith

Starling Bank launches two-in-one Euro debit card

30th October 2019 | Oliver Smith

Monzo appoints first Head of Diversity and Inclusion

22nd October 2019 | John Reynolds

The Challenger: bunq's Ali Niknam

14th October 2019 | John Reynolds

Merian Chrysalis raises £175m

25th September 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling Bank unveils online banking portal for SMEs

23rd September 2019 | Oliver Smith

New SME services added to Starling Bank’s marketplace

10th September 2019 | Oliver Smith

Tech Nation's latest fintech cohort

6th September 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Tandem Review - September 2019

5th September 2019 | Oliver Smith

MoneyBox Review - September 2019

2nd September 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Revolut hires financial crime boss

23rd August 2019 | Roger Baird

Open Banking – predictably unpredictable disruption?

19th August 2019 | Francesco Simoneschi

Curve prepares Crowdcube fundraising

16th August 2019 | Roger Baird

Starling adds Growth Street to marketplace

8th August 2019 | Roger Baird

Fintech Tips: Open Banking in 4 easy steps

30th July 2019 | Roger Baird

What went wrong at Atom Bank?

25th July 2019 | Roger Baird

Revolut Review - July 2019

25th July 2019 |

Lloyds Banking Group launches card freezing

15th July 2019 | Roger Baird

Monese Review - June 2019

20th June 2019 | Oliver Smith

London Tech Week: The Fintech Inside Track

10th June 2019 | Russ Shaw

Revolut tops customer complaints to ombudsman

29th May 2019 | Roger Baird

RBS-backed Loot collapses into administration

23rd May 2019 | Roger Baird

People hate their banks. Don’t they?

3rd May 2019 | Oliver Smith

Fintech Tips: Best digital bank for business

24th April 2019 | Roger Baird

The Challenger: Coconut’s Sam O’Connor

18th April 2019 | Oliver Smith

Fintech Tips: Best digital bank for travel money

15th April 2019 | Roger Baird

Starling Bank Review - April 2019

12th April 2019 | Oliver Smith

The Challenger: Dozens’ Aritra Chakravarty

10th April 2019 | Oliver Smith

Fintechs dominate Future Fifty start-up stars

27th March 2019 | Roger Baird

Here’s how UK fintech responded to Apple Card

26th March 2019 | Oliver Smith

The Challenger: Tide’s Oliver Prill

21st March 2019 | Oliver Smith

The Challenger: Freetrade’s Adam Dodds

14th March 2019 | Oliver Smith

Just 14% of people manage their money with apps

11th March 2019 | Roger Baird

Monzo’s veteran CFO bows out

1st March 2019 | Roger Baird

Zopa shakes up board ahead of bank launch

14th February 2019 | Roger Baird

A year in fintech & alternative finance: part 2

14th January 2019 | Roger Baird

Fintech rising star poached by Barclays

8th January 2019 | Roger Baird

AltFi’s most-read stories from 2018

7th January 2019 | Roger Baird

Monzo boss banks gong

7th January 2019 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger banks flexed their muscles in 2018

7th January 2019 | Roger Baird

Starling Bank appoints new head of SME banking

12th December 2018 | George Geddes

Monzo to enter business banking with RBS fund bid

22nd November 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Interview: the team that made Mettle

16th November 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Digital business banking arms race heats up

14th November 2018 | Ryan Weeks

TrueLayer launches Data API

2nd November 2018 | George Geddes

Monzo to start paying interest on savings

1st November 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Money app Emma launches marketplace

30th October 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Monese launches UK business accounts

18th October 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling adds mobile phone cover to marketplace

9th October 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank plots business account upgrade

13th September 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Business banking fintech scoops £2.3m fundraise

3rd September 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Goldman soft launches retail bank in UK

23rd August 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Monzo launches joint accounts

14th August 2018 | Ryan Weeks

The absolute stress of switching banks

31st July 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling is turning banking on its… side?

24th July 2018 | Ryan Weeks

The digital bank chasing down Starling and Monzo

17th July 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger banks raise record capital in Q1

29th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

N26 adds Google Pay for German customers

26th June 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank launches joint accounts

25th June 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Monzo goes live with gambling addiction feature

19th June 2018 | Daniel Lanyon

Starling boss Anne Boden gets gong

11th June 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Overheard at Money20/20 Europe

6th June 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling enhances Google Pay functionality

1st June 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Monzo joins Current Account Switching Service

25th April 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Metro Bank reports Q1 growth as shares fall

25th April 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank adds Wealthify to marketplace

25th April 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Monzo reveals gender pay gap data

12th April 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Starling Bank launches business accounts

29th March 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Monzo integrates with ING-backed app Yolt

23rd March 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Revolut launches disposable virtual cards

22nd March 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Mind the financial gender gap

16th March 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Atom Bank lands another £149m

7th March 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Virgin Money reveals digital bank build

27th February 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank boosts payments with Bacs membership

27th February 2018 | Emily Nicolle

The balancing act in digital bank lending

21st February 2018 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank breathes life into marketplace

13th February 2018 | Ryan Weeks

UK fintech takes the lead in the Forbes 30 under 30

23rd January 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Open Banking - a lifeline for high street retail

19th January 2018 | Michael Rolph

Moneybox and Flux gain FCA authorisation

18th January 2018 | Emily Nicolle

Debt tracker app Emma receives FCA approval

15th January 2018 | Emily Nicolle

2017: The year of digital banking. What's next?

28th December 2017 | Emily Nicolle

Starling Bank puts Open Banking to the test

23rd November 2017 | Emily Nicolle

Starling Bank joins in on Black Friday fever

10th November 2017 | Emily Nicolle

Revolut applies for European banking licence

8th November 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Monzo raises £71m in latest fundraising round

7th November 2017 | Emily Nicolle

Yolt announces integration with Starling Bank

7th November 2017 | Emily Nicolle

Defining excellence in digital banking

20th October 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank launches fintech marketplace

12th September 2017 | Harry Holmes

Starling Bank adds Android Pay

6th September 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Digital bank adds Apple Pay

18th July 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Challenger banks are chasing down incumbents

4th July 2017 | Daniel Lanyon

Challenger bank hits one million accounts

3rd May 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Monzo breaks another equity crowdfunding record

29th March 2017 | Lisa Walls-Hester

Fintech disruptor Starling Bank goes live

17th March 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Starling Bank to launch marketplace in March

23rd February 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Government mobilising on fintech under Hammond

9th February 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Metro Bank revamps online banking platform

21st November 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Zopa to launch next generation bank

16th November 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Mobile bank Atom opens to customers

6th October 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Crowdfunded bank Mondo gets regulator thumbs up

12th August 2016 | Daniel Lanyon