PatientPay secures $6.15m in new growth financing round

Healthcare payments startup PatientPay has secured $6.15m in growth financing to enhance its omni-channel patient payments platform.

India-based Juspay collects $21.6m in its Series B

Juspay has collected $21.6m in its Series B round, which was led by Bermuda-based venture capital firm Vostok Emerging Finance.

RoadSync scores $5.7m in Series A investment round led Base10 Partners

Payment processing startup RoadSync has topped up its accounts with $5.7m in a new investment round.

EVO Payments secures $150m as it looks to remain focused on goals during the...

Payment technology and service provider EVO Payments has secured a $150m investment to help it continue with strategic initiatives during the coronavirus pandemic.

SBI invests into Russian payments provider QIWI

Russian payments company QIWI has received an investment from Japanese bank SBI Holdings.

Japan’s Kyash collects $45m in its Series C round

Japanese digital bank Kyash has collected $45m in its Series C round, coming less than a year after it closed its Series B on $14m.

EMVCo launches new Level 3 Participant System Identifier service

Secure payment body EMVCo has launched a new service to help businesses test their products easier.

FinTech Zeux launches physical Visa card

Payment app Zeux has launched a Visa card to satisfy what it refers to as a growing appetite for a “phygital” – physical and digital – banking experience.

How the coronavirus led to the UK upping the contactless payment limit to £45

Britain is increasing the spending cap for contactless payments from £30 to £45 from April 1 to help people cope with the coronavirus outbreak. However, the move may increase the risk of fraud.

Dzing announces launch of its new digital payment app as it’s looking to expand...

UK-based FinTech startup Dzing has launched a new payment app for international students, remote freelancers, overseas workers and travellers.

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FundRock taps Zeidler’s due diligence services

FundRock, a UCITS management company and alternative investment fund manager, has chosen Zeidler to improve its conduct due diligence.

The UK’s FCA outlines priorities for the next year

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has outlined its business priorities for the year ahead and has put a focus on challenges presented by the coronavirus crisis.

E-commerce fraud to exceed $25bn by 2024

E-commerce merchant losses caused by online payment fraud will exceed $25bn in 2024, a significant jump from the $17bn expected to occur in 2020, according to a study from Juniper Research.

Airbnb raises $1bn to tackle the coronavirus crisis

PropTech giant Airbnb has raised $1bn as it is dealing with a massive drop in business after COVID-19 caused huge disruptions in the travel industry.

BukuWarung said to close seed funding to help it grow its market presence

Indonesia bookkeeping app BukuWarung has reportedly closed a seed funding round which was led by East Ventures.