The shortlist for the Fintech Innovation Awards 2016 has been announced. Carefully selected by the expert panel of judges from hundreds of nominees, the full list of 68 finalists available to view here.
The winners — and, for some categories, highly commended finalists — will be announced at a an awards ceremony at The Brewery, London, on the 13th of April.
There is still an opportunity to attend the awards. To join the celebration of the 2016’s top fintech innovators, reserve your seat by contacting Stephen McMaugh at Stephen.McMaugh@bobsguide.com or call +44 (0) 208 0809 164. The number of tables is limited, so book now to avoid disappointment.
For al the joys of giving your loved ones gifts, the process of buying said gifts is a source of much stress, according to new research from Barclaycard. The card issuer found three quarters (72%) of the British population get stressed while Christmas shopping.
Amazon have recently launched their new in-store innovation service, Amazon Go.
Contactless cards made up 22% of all card transactions in the UK in September, according to the latest figures from the UK Card Association. Payment card spending grew by 0.6 per cent in September to reach £54.7 billion.