Curve has removed a YouTube video from the public eye after being questioned about...

Smart card provider Curve has been caught in the press’ crosshairs after removing a YouTube video from the public eye.

Penta to support offline businesses with new SumUp deal

Germany-based digital business bank Penta will now support payments at offline small and medium businesses (SMBs) thanks to new partnership with card reader enterprise SumUp.

African DPO Group saw a 35% jump in Black Friday online payments

FinTech in Africa is on the rise. The latest sign is DPO Group noticing a 35% spike in digital transactions during Black Friday in South Africa.

Adyen’s CEO was surprised at how effective AI was to prevent fraud

Global payments unicorn Adyen is looking into how artificial intelligence can boost its payments offering, highlighting how the tech can boost the industry as a whole.

Las Vegas-based Shift4 Payments is filing for an IPO

Payments processing company Shift4 Payments has taken steps to go public if market conditions allow it.

Finexio bags $2.5m in new funding round

Finexio, a PayTech startup, has raised $2.5m from both existing and new investors in a new investment round.

Why has Rapyd raised another $20m on the back of its $100m Series C...

London-based Rapyd, the FinTech unicorn, has bagged $20m in a new investment round less than two months after a massive Series C round.

Nationwide buys share in donations app Percent

Donations app startup Percent is getting backed by Nationwide Building Society.

Visa signs on four new partners to help FinTech companies issue plastic and digital...

Episode Six, Euronet Worldwide, Global Processing Service (GPS) and M2P Solutions (YAP) have been handpicked by Visa to help create new opportunities for Asian FinTech companies.

FinAccel closes $90m Series C round

Singapore-based FinAccel has closed a $90m Series C round led by Asia Growth Fund and Square Peg, the venture capital fund.

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Mastercard invests in Doconomy to help consumers see CO2 impact their payments have

Mastercard has made an undisclosed equity investment into Doconomy, a startup helping consumers become more aware of their CO2 impact when making payments.

CyberGRX collects $40m in Series D as it looks to meet rising demands

Third-party cyber risk platform CyberGRX has collected $40m in its Series D round which was led by ICONIQ Capital.

OCC names cybersecurity as key risk for federal banking system

The US’ Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has named cybersecurity and technology management as a key emerging risk.

Starling Bank in hot waters after having only lent 1% of the total amount...

When Starling Bank was granted funding from Royal Bank of Scotland, the challenger bank promised to lend £913m to SMEs by 2023.

Encompass and Pegasystems to boost mutual customers support

KYC solution Encompass has partnered with digital transformation company Pegasystems to help mutual customers streamline customer onboarding.