NC Company Overview
N26 is a banking company that offers its customers throughout the EU access to bank account services through its smartphone app. It can offer investment, overdraft, international money transfer, and other convenient account services, as well as the facility to deposit cash into an account at selected shop locations. The customer can manage their account entirely through the mobile app, enabling them to control their spending, make payments, and access services instantly on the go. Customer support is provided by phone and online, to add the human touch where needed. N26 offers some premium membership options where the user can gain extra benefits like free ATM withdrawals in foreign countries and travel insurance.
N26, based in Berlin, Germany was established in February 2013 by Valentin Stalf and Maximilian Tayenthal. The company was originally called Papayer but rebranded as N26 later. The aim of the business is to make banking simple for people who prefer to do everything through a mobile device rather than having to deal with a physical banking branch and non-electronic paperwork.
As of May 2019, N26 is available in a range of countries, including the UK, Austria, Germany, Italy and the USA, and it offers support in five languages.