Retail Banking

Article — Payments

New neobanks need to take bolder bets

Do you remember where you were when you first spotted that hot coral card in the queue at a coffee shop? For me, it was early 2016. A short while after they’d c...

3min read

Article — Payments

You’re building the first banking ecosystem on Mars. Where do you begin?

For this edition of After Dark, the live recording of our Fintech Insider podcast, we went for something a little bit different. Presenting After Dark: Starting...

4min read

Video — Retail banking

11:FS Explores: Legacy banking systems ft. David Brear

7min watch

Article — Business banking

Building a bank? Here’s why you should use Kotlin

Backend development for greenfield banking requires a special set of needs. We use Kotlin as our programming language. Here’s why.

4min read

Article — Business banking

Forget agile, ethics is the new battleground

3min read

Article — Business banking

Why we decided to build an operating system

3min read

Episode 5

Podcast — Fintech Marketing Podcast

First Direct: Understanding your brand ft Chris Pitt

33min listen

Article — Payments

Pulse design process: Optimising for content discoverability

Take a peek behind the scenes of 11:FS Pulse. Keep reading to learn about the process 11:FS designers use to keep the Pulse product relevant, user friendly and ...

3min read

Article — Payments

5 Insights from Under The Hood

5min read

Article — Retail banking

Lending in Africa: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I’d like to start this by stating that Africa is not a monolith and for the purpose of this post, I’ll be zeroing in on the East and West African markets. This...

5min read

Article — Payments

Senior people need to understand technology

5min read