The Auka perspective

News, announcements, insights about the digitisation of money and more.


May 13, 2020

Why I agree with Twitter’s decision to “let employees work from home forever”

We’re far from the only distributed workforce either now or in the past. We’re at an advantage in that the transition to “work from home” was “easy”. Most of us were used to doing at least a day at home once or twice a fortnight. We’re equipped with the technology tools to work from wherever we are.
January 30, 2019

A shiny new webpage for Settle

The brand new Settle webpage is live. Register your interest as an individual or business. Find out more about how mobile payments could help your company.
December 6, 2018

Auka wins Visa Everywhere Initiative Nordics and Baltics

Auka takes out top prize for pitch at Visa Everywhere Initiative in Helsinki.
November 27, 2018

Auka brings Settle to Croatia

Yesterday, live from the Shift Money Conference in Zagreb, Auka announced that Settle is coming to Croatia in 2019.
November 15, 2018

Mobile Era: Send your app to rehab – Testing React Native apps with Detox

On Friday 2nd November, Auka’s CTO Erlend Halvorsen and senior frontend developer, Alejandro Chacin Ortega attended Mobile Era in Oslo to talk about how we do […]
June 8, 2018

The past, present and future: the Bulgarian mobile payments landscape

The highlights of a panel discussion in Sofia, Bulgaria, about public readiness for mobile payments in the region.
May 23, 2018

Top PayTech Innovation: we’re a finalist!

Auka has been shortlisted for 'Best PayTech Innovation'
May 4, 2018

Oslo event: Women in tech leadership – 8th May

Does it even matter that there aren't more women in tech? Is Janteloven holding women back in Norwegian tech companies? These questions and many more will be addressed at next week's Women in Tech Leadership panel event.
April 25, 2018

Welcome to the team, Arjun!

Today we say hello to new customer success manager, Arjun Bhatt!
April 9, 2018

Auka in Prague and mobile payments in the Czech Republic

Auka will be in Prague on the 11th and 12th April to discuss PSD2, GDPR and mobile payments. Download this free report about the Czech Republic's readiness for mobile payments.
March 23, 2018

Ask the expert: mobile payments

Join Auka's Head of Customer Success in this special "Ask the Expert" discussion about mobile payments
March 16, 2018

Olá, Vando!

Vando Batista has joined the Auka team as a software quality engineer. He tells us a little more about himself.
March 13, 2018

Mobile payments in Estonia – who will win the race?

Being (or remaining) number one in financial services requires being number one in payments. To be number one in payments, you need to be number one in mobile payments. Find out who is likely to win the mobile payments race in Estonia.
March 9, 2018

Say hi to our newest team member, Evan James!

Evan James Andriopoulos has joined the team as an SDR!
December 15, 2017

What’s holding Hong Kong’s fintech innovation back?

A summary of a Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence piece about the factors holding fintech innovation in Hong Kong back