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2020-11-11

Tink appoints SimCorp CEO Klaus Holse as chairman

Tink has appointed Klaus Holse as its new Chairman of the Board. Danish-native Klaus brings extensive experience from both the technology and financial services industry, as CEO of investment management solutions provider SimCorp.

2020-11-04

Tink completes acquisition of Eurobits technologies

Tink completes its acquisition of the Spanish account aggregation provider Eurobits Technologies (Eurobits). Tink originally announced the acquisition of Eurobits for €15.5 million on 27 March 2020.

2020-10-08

Tink and French payment fintech Lydia enter European open banking partnership

France’s leading mobile payment app Lydia has selected Tink as its open banking technology partner to leverage access to PSD2 APIs across Europe. Tink and Lydia are now working together on streamlined bank account connectivity that will improve the user experience of the app. This new open banking connectivity will be rolled out to Lydia’s 4 million users in the coming weeks.

2020-09-24

Tink enters strategic partnership with Enel X

Enel X, the business line of Europe’s largest utility company, the Enel Group, has picked
the open banking platform Tink as its open banking technology provider. Tink’s personal
finance management technology will allow Enel X Financial Services, Enel’s subsidiary
specialised in payment solutions, to develop digital financial solutions targeting its
clients in Italy and Europe.

2020-09-21

Tink acquires OpenWrks' aggregation platform and enters strategic partnership

Open banking platform Tink continues its expansion across Europe with the acquisition
of the aggregation platform of OpenWrks, a leading UK-based provider of open banking
applications. This move strengthens Tink’s connectivity coverage and solidifies its market leading position in the UK. The acquisition is also part of a strategic partnership
where OpenWrks will power its applications across Europe through the Tink platform.

2020-07-16

Tink acquires credit decision solutions provider Instantor

Open banking platform Tink continues its expansion across Europe with the acquisition of Instantor, a leading European provider of credit decision solutions based on open banking technology. The acquisition will strengthen Tink’s product offering and market position in Europe.

2020-06-03

Tink extends open banking support for PayPal and receives strategic investment

Tink will now support PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) across Europe as it leverages opportunities with PSD2 and open banking. This extended work together is supported by a second strategic investment from PayPal.

2020-05-15

Tink enables multi-banking for Nordea's app customers

Tink’s account aggregation, data enrichment and personal financial management technologies have been integrated into Nordea’s mobile banking app to deliver a personalised financial overview for the bank’s customers in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark.

2020-03-27

Tink acquires Spanish account aggregation provider Eurobits Technologies

Open banking platform Tink continues its expansion across Europe with the acquisition
of Eurobits Technologies (Eurobits)— a leading provider of account aggregation services,
powering over 50 banks and fintechs such as BBVA, Santander, Sabadell and Fintonic.

2020-01-23

BNP Paribas and open banking platform Tink announce strategic partnership in Europe

The open banking platform Tink becomes BNP Paribas’ preferred partner in Europe for account aggregation, payment initiation and personal finance management technologies.

2020-01-20

Open banking platform Tink closes €90 million investment round to further support European expansion

Investment round co-led by Dawn Capital, HMI Capital and Insight Partners will allow
Tink — Europe’s leading open banking platform that connects to more than 2,500 banks
that reach over 250 million bank customers across Europe — to accelerate growth plans
towards pan-European coverage and further expand its product offering.

2019-12-05

Tink cements its European foothold with expansion across Italy, Portugal and Spain

The move rounds off a strong year, which saw Tink raise €56 million in funding and
secure high profile partnerships with PayPal, NatWest and Caixa Geral de Depósitos.

2019-11-07

Tink solidifies its commitment to UK & Ireland with appointment of Stripe’s former head of EMEA banking as new market lead

Open banking platform Tink has strengthened its commitment to the UK and Irish markets by appointing Stripe’s former head of EMEA banking, Rafael Plantier, as its new Country Manager for the UK and Ireland.

2019-09-24

Open banking platform Tink announces partnership with Caixa Geral de Depósitos

Partnership will make money management smarter and easier for CGD’s customers in Portugal via its brand-new app, DABOX.

2019-08-28

ABN AMRO launches multi-banking in Grip

ABN AMRO’s standalone app Grip integrates Tink’s account aggregation technology to
deliver a better customer experience for its users.

2019-08-21

An open letter from Tink to European National Competent Authorities

Banking is facing its biggest remake in history. Technological developments, changing consumer expectations and new regulations are forcing the industry to open up.

2019-06-03

Tink receives strategic investment from PayPal

With this investment, PayPal has agreed to partner with Tink to leverage its Account Aggregation technology to improve product experiences for PayPal customers.

2019-05-29

Financial institutions conflicted but cautiously optimistic about open banking opportunity

Open banking was launched to spur innovation in the financial services industry and create a better deal for consumers. But new research published today by open banking platform Tink reveals that European financial institutions still have significant concerns about its impact.

2019-05-09

Open banking platform Tink announces partnership with NatWest

NatWest becomes Tink’s first partner in the UK as it continues to increase its European presence.

2019-05-15

SDC and Tink partners to bring multi-banking to the nordics

The partnership will make money management smarter and easier for 2.5 million
customers in the Nordics.

2019-04-08

Lunar Way and Tink bring multi-banking to the nordics

Tink have added Danish fintech company Lunar Way to its growing customer portfolio. Lunar Way is licensing Tink’s technology to develop its own Personal Finance Management app across the Nordic countries, starting with account aggregation.

2019-04-03

Tink and Avanza collaborates to improve customer experience

The partnership gives Swedish investment bank Avanza access to Tink’s aggregation
technology.

2019-02-07

Tink announces €56 million investment round

New investment round led by Insight Venture Partners will allow Tink to double its market coverage and presence in Europe, and further expand its product offering.

2018-04-18

Tink launches API platform for developers

The Swedish fintech introduces its developer platform, democratising access to financial data and helping third-party providers create next-generation products for customers.

2018-03-09

BNP Paribas Fortis and Tink announce partnership

Belgium’s leading bank BNP Paribas Fortis has partnered with Tink to integrating our aggregation, Personal Finance Management (PFM) and payment initiation technology in its mobile banking applications.

2017-10-24

Swedish fintech Tink announce European expansion and three new bank customers

Nordea, Nordnet and Klarna join SEB and ABN Amro to license Tink’s PFM technology Tink secures €14 million in investments as it ramps up Enterprise offer across Europe.

This is Tink

Tink is Europe’s leading open banking platform that enables banks, fintechs and startups to develop data-driven financial services. Through a single API, Tink allows customers to access aggregated financial data, initiate payments, enrich transactions and build personal finance management tools. Tink connects to more than 3,400 banks – which reaches over 250 million bank customers across Europe. Founded in 2012 in Stockholm, Tink’s 300 employees serve 14 European markets out of 13 offices. 

2012

Founded

300

Employees

14

Markets

3,400+

Bank coverage

250m+

Bank customer reach

Tink in media

Finextra

BNP Paribas to apply Tink PFM tool across European network

TechCrunch

Open banking platform Tink raises €90M

Business Insider

Tink is targeting further European expansion with its $100 million capital raise

Quartz

A battle is brewing over your financial data

Forbes

No Financial Institution Is Compliant With PSD2's Regulatory Technical Standards Yet

AltFI

Tink hires Stripe’s former Head of EMEA banking as new market lead for UK and Ireland

Reuters

PayPal backs Swedish financial tech startup Tink

Techcrunch

Tink, the European banking platform, partners with British incumbent NatWest

Sifted

How Tink raised capital from banks but kept its independence

CNBC

Swedish fintech start-up Tink raises $64 million at a $270 million valuation

Techcrunch

Tink, the European open banking platform, scores €56M in new funding

Yahoo! Finance

Swedish startup lands €56m from big banks to take advantage of 'open banking'

Wired

Tink is one of the 100 hottest startups in Europe

McKinsey

Open banking’s next wave: Perspectives from three fintech CEOs

The Fintech50

Tink named one of the top five hottest fintechs in Europe for 2018

Business Insider

Tink just smashed open the floodgates to 300 banks' data & it's a game-changer for fintechs

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