Starling

neobanks / digital bankslicensed digital banks

FOUNDING YEAR: 2014
LOCATION: United Kingdom
Last Update: 01/05/2020

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About

Starling, is aiming to lure the mobile-focused customers and provide a superior current account service to those offered by the incumbent high-street banks. Currently, the company is planning to launch digital banking service in Ireland in Q1 2018.

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Digital Banking Services using Real-time intelligence technology

EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS

Partnership with Yoyo wallet - to enable cardholders to automatically receive retailer loyalty points at participating high street stores. Other partners: Flux (Digital receipt)

Yolt (Money management app)

FitBit Pay

Transferwise

Moneybox

Tail

Houndify

COMMENT

The App can do clever things such as instantly lock a card, or how AI is used to help customers better understand their spending. Users can set targets for things they are saving up for, or make payments anywhere easily.

People

FOUNDERS

Anne Boden

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

11-50

INVESTORS:

Harald McPike

KEY EMPLOYEES:

Anne Boden (CEO)

COMMENT:

Anne has more than 30 years’ experience in retail banking,intends to build a smart, personalized,mobile banking products to next-generation consumers.

Momentum

FUNDED

YES

TOTAL FUNDING

$70 M

DATE OF LAST FUNDING

Jan 2016

SEED & PRIOR FUNDING

$70 M

SEED CLOSED ON

Jan 2016

LISTED

NO

BASICS

FOUNDING YEAR:

2014

LOCATION:

United Kingdom

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LATEST FUNDING ROUND

$70 M

TOTAL EMPLOYEES
11-50

About

Starling, is aiming to lure the mobile-focused customers and provide a superior current account service to those offered by the incumbent high-street banks. Currently, the company is planning to launch digital banking service in Ireland in Q1 2018.

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