“Europe’s first mobile bank with a full European licence.”
Placed at number nine in this year’s top ten, N26 is Europe’s first Mobile Bank with a full European banking license. Founded in 2013 by Valentin Stalf and Maximilian Tayenthal, N26 now has 1,300 global employees and more than 3.5 million customers in 26 countries with a valuation of $3.5bn. Since launching in the UK last November, it’s been adding more than 1,000 customers daily. In July 2019, N26 also launched in the US where it operates via its wholly-owned subsidiary, N26 Inc and has plans to launch in Brazil.