International money transfer startup Azimo in integrating its service into Facebook Messenger to allow senders and receivers to connect through the social network of 1.65bn users.
MasterCard is making it easier for Chinese users to pay for tuition and other costs in the US through a new partnership with online payments service Plastiq.
Ontario-based Fusebill has raised $6m in a Series A round of funding. The capital for the SME subscription billing platform comes from individual backers.
Banking innovator Cross River Bank has bagged a $28m growth investment from investment firms Battery Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz and Ribbit Capital. Battery led the round...
Chinese FinTech giant Ant Financial is acquiring US money transfer service MoneyGram in an $880m deal. Ant Financials’ core product is payments service Alipay.
Indonesian bill payments app Ayopop has secured $1m in a Seed round. Japanese early-stage VC Gree Ventures led the investment with angel backers also participating.
UK-based Transactive Systems has received its first investment with AngelRush committing $1.5m to help growth for the next generation of banking and financial services.
California-based Margeta has closed its Series C funding round on $25m, led by Visa.
E-commerce payments company NMI has received an invested from private equity firm Francisco Partners, which gains a majority share. Bregal Sagemount has sold its holding...
Travel money transfer platform WeSwap closes £8m Series B funding round led by IW Capital, to aid Asian market expansion.