Curve integrates with Xero to automate expense reports


London-based start-up Curve, a mobile app that enables users to spend from all their accounts with one card, is dangling a juicy carrot in front of small business owners and freelancers – it will handle their expense reports.

Fintech funding round-up: 13 July 2017

Good ideas can bring good money

And the money keeps rolling in for fintech! Features Revolut, Curve, Pixoneye and Gridspace. Banking Technology’s sister publication Paybefore reports. UK challenger bank Revolut announced a $66 million investment from Index Ventures, Balderton Capital and Ribbit Capital, which the company will use to introduce new features and expand globally, starting with Asia and North America. […]

Card payments problems bring down the fintech house

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A whole swathe of fintech firms and challenger banks have been hit by tech issues – with card payments failing. The names include mobile-only challenger bank Monzo, Revolut, Starling Bank, Curve and payments start-up Fire. The problem is understood to be due to provider Global Processing Services (GPS), which as usual offers no updates on […]

Curve takes users “back in time”

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Payments start-ups usually boast about their ability to future-proof their technology. For UK payments start-up Curve, a big part of its appeal is helping users go back in time.

Curve hits 50-50 milestones; consumer card to come

Consumer offering on its way

Curve and its all-cards-in-one Curve Mastercard and accompanying banking app apparently has struck a chord with small businesses and freelancers. More than 50,000 SMEs have signed up for the London-based start-up’s programme.

Monzo, Revolut, Loot, U Account and other fintechs let down by payments processor

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Payment outages have caused major problems to cardholders and fintech services provides in the UK and internationally. This is understood to be down to payments processor Global Processing Services (GPS).

Fintech funding round-up: 21 September 2016

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Too many words can be absurd. A round-up of some key events in fintech funding. UK payments start-up Curve has announced a further tranche of fundraising taking its total investment to $5 million. The firm says this puts it on a “trajectory for a sizeable” Series A round by the end of December ahead of […]

UK start-up Curve launches all-in-one payment card

Shachar Bialick, CEO and co-founder of Curve

London-based start-up Curve has launched a physical payment card that can combine an unlimited number of bank cards into one place, and has Apple Pay in its sights. The Curve card is built on the MasterCard network, but with a nod to the non-physical it is supported by a mobile app. Shachar Bialick, CEO and […]