Discusses how the development of innovative financial technology (Fintech) is giving rise to new "challenger banks" entering the UK market. Examines the business models of two digital challenger banks, Aldermore Bank and Shawbrook Bank, and the mobile-based Atom Bank. Suggests why challenger banks have proved popular with investors. Assesses how they are regulated in the UK and identifies some regulatory concerns.
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jul 2017|
- financial regulation
- mobile payment
- challenger bank