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Overviews of the banks, EMIs, interviews, news.

Sep. 2nd 2020

Where Belarusians can safely open a bank account in the EU?

Recent political and economical challenges in Belarus have made locals consider setting up their businesses in the forei...

Aug. 25th 2020

Banking opportunities for Esports Businesses

At BankApply we define Online Gaming businesses as ventures involving online casinos, lottery or gambling games operatin...

Aug. 18th 2020

Banking In Europe For Venezuelan Citizens

Venezuela has been through a lot. Difficult economic times, hyperinflation, capital controls. Many people have f...

Aug. 12th 2020

Where Ukrainians can seamlessly open a bank account in the EU?

Do you want to open a bank account in the European Union but you hold Ukrainian passport? This article will show you dif...

Aug. 11th 2020

Create Your BankApply Banking Profile

In this article, we're going to talk about the new feature we're building to simplify the bank account opening process f...

Aug. 5th 2020

TransferWise vs Paypal

Paypal is the old dog in the yard. They're the best known. Likely one of the most hated as well in the payments space. I...

Aug. 3rd 2020

Banking opportunities for Russian citizens in the EU

This article is created to help Russian citizens to seamlessly open a bank account in the EU and save time on researchin...

Jul. 30th 2020

Can Brazilians Open A Bank Account In Europe?

Most Brazilians don't know that, but it's perfectly possible to open a bank account in Europe. It also makes sense, if y...

Jul. 28th 2020

How Card Payments Work?

We all use cards to make payments either in physical stores or online. It's simple - we just whip out the bank card, swi...

Jul. 23rd 2020

7 US Challenger Banks

In this article, we're going to list out 7 US-based challenger banks. These challenger banks serve small businesses and ...

Jul. 20th 2020

How Banks Work?

Banks are omnipresent. They've been here for ages and dealing with a bank is a standard part of the life. From the young...

Jul. 13th 2020

Banking for Vietnamese in Europe?

In this article, we talk about which opportunities Vietnamese have to open a bank account in Europe. Having a bank a...

Jun. 29th 2020

Banking for South-Africans in Europe

In this article, we talk about which opportunities South-Africans have to open a bank account in Europe. It's likely...

Jun. 4th 2020

Can Argentines Open Bank Accounts in Europe?

Short answer is yes, they can. Most Argentines don't know that, but it's perfectly doable and a viable option due to eco...

May. 26th 2020

Can Malaysians Open Bank Accounts In Europe?

Most Malaysian people do not know that they can open bank accounts ( Fintech accounts) in Europe. Most people never thin...

May. 24th 2020

Interview With GlobalNetInt - One Of The Best For Crypto Businesses

GlobalNetInt is one of the more popular banking choices for different companies on our platform. They serve high-risk cl...

May. 18th 2020

Interview With The CEO Of Globitex - Uldis Teraudkalns

Globitex is one of the most popular Fintechs on BankApply platform for Crypto companies. They have reasonable fees for h...

Apr. 8th 2020

What Do Banks & Fintechs Require To Open A Bank Account?

Opening a bank account in Europe is a lot like dating. You have to do your research (or use BankApply which has done the...

Mar. 29th 2020

Why having a bank account in multiple jurisdictions makes sense in 2020?

Most people never think about opening a bank account in different banks, let alone in different jurisdictions. Rich and ...

Mar. 26th 2020

Barclays: Still an International Best Despite Brexit

Officially founded in the UK in 1896, Barclays' storied beginning dates back to two London goldsmith bankers trading as ...

Mar. 17th 2020

BBVA: Digital Global Banking Guru

BBVA is an international financial services group rooted in 160 years of history with a focus on future-facing universal...

Mar. 10th 2020

How to find & choose a banking provider as a crypto company in 2020 (Guide)

Starting a business in a crypto industry is exciting. It’s a fast-growing industry with many hungry people looking for n...

Mar. 2nd 2020

Novo Banco: All In One Banking For Portugese Residents

Like a phoenix, Novo Banco rose from the ashes of Banco Espírito Santo (BES). One of the largest, oldest, and most reput...

Mar. 2nd 2020

Finolita: The Merchant's Bank

In 2017, the Singapore-based Fintech investor and payments platform operator, Senjō Group, received permission from the ...

Mar. 2nd 2020

Deutsche Bank - the German giant

If you are looking to open a bank account in Europe that has prestige and expertise, then there aren't much bigger or be...

Feb. 20th 2020

Fees of Fintechs & Banks 2020 Guide

What does it cost? How much do you charge? What’s the expense? These are the questions we’re always asking ourselves whe...

Feb. 11th 2020

What are "Online Banks"?

BankApply helps clients with opening bank and EMI / "online bank” bank accounts. EMI stands for e-money institution, and...

Feb. 5th 2020

BankApply Origins & Roadmap

We noticed that we haven’t written about the origins of BankApply and why we exist. Let’s dive in and give you a story o...

Feb. 2nd 2020

BankApply interviews Mr. Edgards Gribusts from Bilderlings

In this post we’re going to do an interview with a representative of Bilderlings - Bilderlings is a Fintech from UK, and...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Bilderlings: Where Innovation Meets Transparency

Many institutions claim transparency, Bilderlings delivers it. Bilderlings launched as an online payment service company...

Feb. 2nd 2020

BankApply interviews Mr. Paulius Bakucionis from Genome.

In this post we’re going to do an interview with a representative of Genome - Genome is a FinTech from Lithuania, and we...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Instarem EU: Offering the Lowest Transfer Rates On Limited Routes

InstaReM launched in Europe in 2018 after dominating the remittance market in Southeast Asia for 3 years. With the goal ...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Monese - the best mobile experience | Mobile Bank

Monese, an E-Money Institution (EMI), is a UK company founded in 2015 by Norris Koppel, an Estonian entrepreneur (Transf...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Revolut: Revolutionizing How Young People Handle Money

One of the youngest financial institutions making waves amount bank accounts in Europe is Revolut. Working from the Cana...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Overview: N26 | Open a business bank account in Europe

Founded in 2013, N26 has developed a mobile banking solution for freelancers and the self-employed. Serving 4.5 million ...

Feb. 2nd 2020

To use SEB bank, you’d need to be a resident in a country

Founded in 1972 with the merger of Stockholms Enskilda Bank (established in 1856 by André Oscar Wallenberg) and Skandina...

Feb. 2nd 2020

TransferWise | One of the most valuable FinTechs in Europe

When Estonians Kristo Käärmann and Taavet Hinrikus were working and living in London in 2010, they realized they were lo...

Feb. 2nd 2020

Most non-resident friendly bank in Estonia: LHV

LHV is an Estonian banking and financial services company headquartered in the capital of the country. It was founded by...