Revolut, Wise and N26 Were the Most Googled Virtual Banks in Europeby Fintechnews Switzerland September 28, 2022
A study found that Revolut was the most searched online banking service in Europe, receiving the most searches in 25 countries. Wise came in second as the most searched in nine countries and N26 comes in third as the most searched in four countries.
The study was conducted by UK-based broker CMC Markets based on Ahrefs data on the average number of monthly searches each bank received in each European country.
Revolut was the most Googled overall, being first in 15 countries, including Switzerland with 25,000 average monthly searches, and Germany and Spain with 71,000 average monthly searches each.
The bank is also the second most searched in six more countries like France and Iceland, and third in six countries including Belgium, Italy and Belarus.
Overall, Revolut registered 923,080 average monthly searches throughout the whole of Europe.
Wise came in second, as it appeared the most throughout the list just below Revolut, ranking in the top three most searched banks in 42 of the 48 countries that were studied.
The bank is also the most searched in nine countries, among them Estonia with 6,300 average monthly searches, as well as Norway, Turkey and Ukraine.
Wise was the second most searched in 18 countries including Hungary, Greece and Portugal, while it is third in five countries. Overall Wise counts 338,080 average monthly searches in Europe.
N26 came in third as it was the top result in four European countries: Andorra, Austria, San Marino and Slovenia.
The bank was also the second-most searched in four countries including Belgium and Luxembourg, and the third most searched in 10 countries.