#OpenBanking / Basiq announces partnership with Plaid to expand financial access

… Basiq, a platform providing fintechs with access and insights into financial data, has partnered with Plaid, a data network powering thousands of digital financial tools, to expand developers’ financial access and consumer access to open finance. Together, Basiq and Plaid enable their clients to expand into new markets and disrupt financial services on a global scale.

[Plaid:] “Across the world, fintech companies, financial institutions, and companies outside of finance are reshaping how people interact with their money—and we want to support the developers building those experiences no matter where they are…”

Founded in 2016, Basiq is an open banking platform that helps people make smart financial decisions… Plaid is a data network that powers the fintech tools millions of consumers rely on to live healthier financial lives. Plaid is used by thousands of digital financial apps and services like Acorns, Betterment, Expensify, and Venmo, and by many of the largest banks to make it easy for consumers to connect their financial accounts with the apps and services they want to use…