The country’s largest bank announced in early January it planned to ban third-party apps from accessing customer passwords and issue tokens for access to a limited amount of data in a secure form. BankingDive
Episode Six, a next-generation financial technology provider, today announced that it has secured $7 million of its Series A funding. The round was led by HSBC and includes investments from Mastercard and SBI Investment Co., Ltd., which first invested in Episode Six through its FinTech Business Innovation Fund in 2017. Yahoo Finance.