Nationwide announces its plans to launch robo-advice

In early December 2017, British mutual financial institution Nationwide tells about their plans to test “a digital investment advice service in the Financial Conduct Authority’s regulatory sandbox” according to FT Adviser.

In February 2016, Nationwide hired Chris Williams, the founder of a British independent robo-advisor Wealth Horizon.

In September 2018, Nationwide announced a multi-billion tech investment plan to “fuel technology transformation” that will include “Agile adoption, DevOps standards and Cloud exploitation.”