New banks

Introducing Tearsheet’s The Challengers newsletter on digital banking

  • Challenger banks are expanding all over the world.
  • Tearsheet keeps you on top of what's happening in digital banking.
Introducing Tearsheet’s The Challengers newsletter on digital banking

2019 is shaping up to be the year of the challenger bank. N26RevolutChimeMonzo — all have raised large rounds of capital to compete for new customers. They’ve created apps that millions of their customers love using. And in 2019, competition is heating up.

Revolut and N26 have their sights set on U.S. banking licenses. US-based Chime has opened two million fee-free online checking accounts and is adding more customers each month than Wells Fargo or Citibank.

Tearsheet has you covered when it comes to covering digital banking. Written and edited by Tearsheet’s Zack Miller, our new newsletter The Challengers goes in depth weekly on digital banking and challenger banks.

Subscribe to stay on top of all the challenger trends, strategic moves, and new products.

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New banks

Digit launches student loan payments

  • Digit uses automation to help consumers save over $2.5 billion.
  • The company has just launched a tool to accelerate student loan repayment.
Zoe Murphy | October 31, 2019
New banks

Behind Credit Karma’s savings account launch with Jagjit Chawla

  • Credit Karma helps almost 100 million Americans manage different types of debt.
  • Beginning with a savings account, the company plans to increasingly help users build and manage assets.
Zack Miller | October 30, 2019
New banks

Soon after signing a global deal with Visa, Revolut to launch U.S. cards with Mastercard

  • Mastercard has signed a deal with challenger bank Revolut to issue debit cards in the U.S.
  • This announcement comes just weeks after Revolut signed a global deal with Visa.
Michael Deleon | October 22, 2019
New banks, Podcasts

The challenges and opportunities in moving from DTC into enterprise with Moven’s CEO Marek Forysiak

  • Moven was an early pioneer in consumer digital banking.
  • Over the past few years, the firm has moved into providing enterprise technology.
Zack Miller | October 15, 2019
New banks

Research: Seven transformative shifts in US retail banking

  • The banking industry is undergoing a lot of change.
  • By addressing the growing pressures, banks can stay relevant in the new environment.
Zoe Murphy | October 14, 2019
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