Payments & Remittances

Payments & Remittances

Azimo integrates with Facebook Messenger

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.

Lystable takes $10m to focus on freelancer payments

Freelancer management platform Lystable has raised a further $10m in funding to focus on payments. The funding is an extension of the $11m round it raised in June 2016.

Restaurant POS solution TouchBistro lands fresh $12.1m

Toronto-based iPad point-of-sale (POS) TouchBistro has picked up C$16.3m ($12.1m) in a Series C funding round.

NewStore secures $50m Series B

Mobile retail platform NewStore has secured $50m Series B funding round led by Activant Capital.

Go-Jek, Grab, Traveloka, EMTEK set sights on Fusion Payments

A triumvirate of Southeast Asian startups, together with Indonesian media and tech mogul EMTEK Group, are reportedly bidding for digital payments company Fusion. According to...

ADP looks to boost paycard offering with Global Cash Card buy

ADP is looking to expand its current paycard offering by purchasing Global Cash Card, a provider of payroll and contract employee payments. Through the purchase,...

Glint already closes another batch of funding

Global currency, account and app Glint has reportedly raised another £3m, having just closed a similar investment in August.

E-commerce solution ConversionPoint Technologies acquires Sellpoints

E-commerce services provider ConversionPoint Technologies has acquired sales solution Sellpoints in an undisclosed transaction.

Birch Finance closes $1m Seed round led by AGP Miami

Credit card rewards analysis company Birch Finance has closed a $1m seed round led by AGP Miami, an angel investor network.

Payments gateway acquires fellow payment platform Creditcall

Omnichannel payment processing developer Creditcall has been acquired by fellow payments provider NMI.

News Stories

IDnow could have achieved “game-changing” first with new AI identity verification product

RegTech IDnow has unveiled its new identity verification product AutoIdent Substantial.

Global cyber insurance market’s revenue expected to reach $70.67bn in 2030

The global cyber insurance market's revenue is expected to grow at a massive 26.3% compound annual growth rate in the next ten years to reach $70.67bn in 2030.

Executives plan to increase cybersecurity budgets

New PwC research reveals executives plan to invest more in cybersecurity as the fallout of the pandemic makes hack attacks more likely.

Web application hack attacks jumped by 800% in the first six months of 2020

New research reveals that web application attacks increased by 800% between January and June in 2020, compared to the same period in 2019.

Revolut is expanding Revolut Junior so more adults can control children’s finances

Revolut has added the option for a second parent to supervise children's Revolut Junior accounts.

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