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Bunq

w: bunq.com

t: @bunq

CEO :  Ali Niknam

Founder:  Ali Niknam

Founded: 2012

Keywords: Digital bank, Mobile only bank

Who is it for: individuals and businesses

Lead Investor:  Ali Niknam

HQ: The Netherlands, Amsterdam - now available in Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium and Ireland.

'“The digital bank now available in all EU markets ”

Netherlands-based neobank bunq has already expanded from its home base into Germany, Austria, Italy and Spain and this year it also opened in France, Belgium and Ireland. 

As of 1 October 2019, bunq launched in 22 additional markets including the UK, making it available in all 30 European Union markets. 

The mobile-only app offers both personal and business accounts and has partnered with TransferWise, allowing users to send money in 39 currencies straight from their bunq app.

bunq is also enabling Apple Pay and Google Pay support for its Travel Card users in the Netherlands, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Belgium and Ireland.