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Corporate Banking Solutions for FinTech


Our FinTech team is set up to support clients across the payments sector, including FX brokers and payment providers. Our experienced Relationship Directors can offer your business wide-ranging industry expertise and experience.

Our dedicated Relationship Directors cumulatively have over 35 years’ experience in the industry.

    7 highly experienced specialists in the UK.¹

As one of our FinTech clients, we can also offer you:

  • A unique insight into the Payments and FinTech sectors through our deep coverage of the ecosystem
  • Innovative products and services, including Pingit, institutional access to payments systems and market leading eCommerce FX solutions through BARX NetFX
  • Support across our global network, through our specialist teams located in the UK, Europe, US, Asia and Africa
  • Insight and networking opportunities at our industry seminars and through our regular thought leadership programme
  • Access to the wealth of experience and expertise across Barclays including the consumer and business payments capabilities in Barclaycard, as well as the range of products and services offered in Investment Banking and Wealth and Investment Management.

Focused expertise across the sector

To better meet your business requirements, our Relationship Directors have a dedicated focus within the sector:

  • Card Networks
  • eWallet Providers
  • Payment Services Providers
  • eMoney Issuers
  • FX Brokers
  • Card acquirers and issuers.

What we can offer

In addition to our Relationship Directors’ dedicated focus and sector expertise, they can offer you access to a range of products from across Barclays, including:

Cash Management

Optimise your working capital with products that enable you to efficiently manage funds, payments and collections.

Foreign Exchange

Reduce the risk of exchange rate volatility and benefit from the proactive, strategic approach of our specialist team.

Contact our FinTech Team

Philip Bowkley, Head of Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFI)

Philip Bowkley – Head of Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFI)

Philip has global accountability for Corporate Banking client coverage of insurance, specialty finance, funds, asset managers and FinTech companies. 

The NBFI coverage team has presence in the US, UK, Asia, Africa, Western Europe and the Middle East, and provides an extensive range of banking solutions including cash management, trade finance, liquidity, debt and FX.

In addition to his sector leadership responsibilities, Philip also leads the Global Transaction Banking innovation team, which has been instrumental in the development of the Barclays/Calastone sterling Net settlement solution and in developing applications for mobile payments, new technologies and services to the industry.

Philip has 15 years of international banking experience having worked in various strategy, leadership and client coverage roles both in the UK and Africa. Prior to banking, Philip worked as strategy consultant focused on M&A.

To find out what our FinTech Team can do for your business, email Philip or call our dedicated team on 0800 015 4242*

1Source: Barclays, February 2016

How can we help?

To discuss switching to Corporate Banking at Barclays, call us on: 0800 015 4242*