Newly launched Ramp collects $25m in funding round

Credit card startup Ramp has reportedly collected $25m in a funding round after successfully launching into the market.

VersaPay’s shareholders agree to sell the company to Great Hill Partners

FinTech VersaPay is one step closer to being acquired by 1233518 B.C., an affiliate of private equity firm Great Hill Partners, after shareholders voted...

Standard Chartered forms joint venture with Assembly Payments for new Singapore-based business

Standard Chartered has begun a joint venture with Assembly Payments to create new payment solutions.

Curve and Starling Bank accused of having edited their own Wikipedia pages to remove...

Two of the UK’s most prominent FinTech scaleups have been accused of altering their own Wikipedia pages to make them seem more positive.

Paystand scores $20m as it looks to grow its team

Blockchain-powered payments platform Paystand has scored $20m in its Series B round which will help it expand its team.

SoftBank-backed OPay struggles with service outages and its customers are not happy about it

Customers of OPay, the Nigerian-based PayTech company, were left unable to tap into their account through the company’s app over the weekend.

Klarna is launching in Australia and grabs $200m in new investment from Commonwealth Bank

The Swedish FinTech unicorn Klarna is launching in Australia with the backing of one of the country’s four biggest banks.

Axle said to raise $1.4m in pre-seed funding

Axle, a payments service for small freight brokers, has reportedly secured $1.4m in its pre-seed funding round.

Cross-border payment tech developer Currencycloud collects $80m in round

Cross-border B2B payments company Currencycloud has collected $80m as it looks to enter the next phase of its growth.

Payment company MoneyGram has signed a partnership with LuLu Money

MoneyGram has kept on growing since Ant Financial bought the payment company in 2017 for $880m. Now it plans to power that growth with a new partnership with non-banking finance company LuLu Money.

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LANDRY et associés acquires e-commerce security platform NexuWeb

LANDRY et associés, a risk and performance consultant, has acquired e-commerce security and development solution NexuWeb.

Plum reveals five million customer target in new interview

Finance app Plum is bullish about its ability to attract five million people to its services.

Before you worry about new PRIIP rule changes you should ensure your house is...

The EU might be gearing up to change some of the rules regulating retail and insurance-based investment products (PRIIP), but MirrorWeb warns that financial firms should worry more about the rules already in place.

Europol, European Central Bank and group of financial infrastructures team up to boost cybersecurity...

Europol, the European Central Bank and a group of Europe’s leading financial infrastructures to share cybersecurity threat information to safeguard consumers.

Revolut signs deal with LegalTech startup Sparqa Legal

Hot on the heels of announcing its new $5.5bn valuation, Revolut is now aiming to take a bite out of the legal services market with a new deal.