• We tried Marcus, the new service that lets Brits bank with Goldman Sachs for as little as £1 - here's what we thought

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Screenshot/Will Martin/Business Insider If you're not an avid follower of British retail banking, you might not have noticed that last week Goldman Sachs quietly launched its Marcus savings account in the UK.
    There was little fanfare beyond the press around the UK launch of Goldman's first foray into consumer banking, after 150 years of catering to the rich and powerful around the world.
    Named for one of the bank's founders, Marcus Goldman, Marcus first launched in the US in 2016, and is part of an effort to diversify revenue sources as traditional sources of income lag. Marcus has to date...
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