Why Klarna is picking a fight with the Swedish government

The Swedish government has proposed new e-commerce regulations and Klarna is not happy about them.

AvidXchange hoping to increase company valuation to $2bn

Accounts payable software supplier AvidXchange is reportedly eyeing a private fundraise which could see the business valued at $2bn.

FlexPay has bagged $6m in a new investment round led by Impression Ventures

Canadian FinTech company FlexPay has raised $6m in a new funding round led by Impression Ventures, the venture capital firm.

Libra faces another setback as EU’s finance ministers take hard line against private digital...

Libra has faced pushback from lawmakers across the world ever since Facebook announced the cryptocurrency project this summer.

Blockchain identity management market expected to be worth $11.46bn by 2026

The blockchain identity management market is expected to grow tremendously over the next few years, provided it can overcome some huge challenges.

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.

TSB picks Iress’ Lender Connect solution to slash the time needed to apply to...

Applying for a mortgage might become easier at TSB Bank in the future as the company has decided to leverage FinTech firm Iress’ technology.

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.