Expert Interview: CardinalCommerce

Tim Sherwin, co-founder and CEO and Chandra Balasubramanian, Co-Founder, Executive Vice President and CTO at CardinalCommerce share their thoughts on the company’s journey from 1999 and current vision, their Consumer Authentication system, PSD2 SCA and many more. Expert Interview with Tim Sherwin and Chandra Balasubramanian  PCM: CardinalCommerce was established precisely 20 years ago in 1999. […]

Startup Spotlight: Trilo


Startup Spotlight on Trilo: A fintech taking on merchant woes and app-exhaustion in the market – while delivering exceptional value.

Getting started with the STAR method for interviews

Today’s post will focus on a useful method for structuring your answers in interviews – the STAR method. So you’ve sent in your application, you’ve gotten through the first steps and now you’ve heard back…you’re up for an interview! This is where people often start to panic. We want to make sure we put our […]

We’re excited to introduce you to the new look of our brand and website

When Payments and Cards Network started on the back of our CEO Jordan’s surfing days in Cadiz, the business was young and opportunistic. The company began life as a Linkedin group in 2007 (was a big thing back then), then refined in 2012. Soon after our COO Rogier joined and the journey of Payments & […]

UBS to invest $200 million in fintech startups

UBS is to invest $200 million in fintech startups through a new venture fund that will underpin internal modernisation efforts and strengthen strategic partnerships.UBS Next will primarily pursues direct investments into early stage fintechs and other relevant tech companies. In addition, the bank has also entered a partnership with Anthemis to help identify up-and-coming fintech […]

How to seamlessly change your career from banking to fintech?

The fintech sector presents numerous opportunities and a huge growing potential. How can someone with a traditional banking background maximize one’s success in the fintech industry? Digital disruption has been revolutionizing the banking industry and increasingly shaking up corporate banks. According to Boston Consulting Group, over 80% of corporate bankers agree that digital will change the […]

British fintech platform PrimaryBid raises €42.2M from global investors for international expansion

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant troubles in equity capital markets in 2020, but stocks are recovering as economies reopen globally. In a recent development, a UK-based fintech company PrimaryBid, an online funding platform that enables investors to gain access to placings and fundraisings of listed companies, has raised $50M (approx €42.2M) in its Series B investment round. […]