Previse, Pagero partner to support early payment tech roll-out

Instant invoice payment firm Previse has partnered with e-invoicing business Pagero to enable instant, embedded finance to be delivered on the latter’s open business network.

Zebit collecs $75m debt facility from Route 66

Zebit, an e-commerce custom credit solution provider, has collected $75m in a new debt financing round.

NuORDER closes $8m Series B led by Argentum

B2B e-commerce platform NuORDER has closed its Series B funding round on $8m, which was led by Argentum.

Why SumUp and Stripe took centrestage among the 41 FinTech investment rounds last week

Of the 41 FinTech investment deals last week, companies in three sectors, in particular, proved to be exceptionally successful as the list of FinTech unicorns continues to grow.

Customers abandon purchases because of strong customer authentication processes

Last year, the EU started to roll out its strong customer authentication (SCA) rules to make it safer to buy things online, but it seems it is making customers abandon their purchases, according to new Microsoft research.

Japan-based hey closes a Series E round to support the adoption of its technology

hey, which helps businesses in Japan create online stores and accept cashless payments in-store, has closed a Series E round led by global private equity investor Bain Capital Tech Opportunities.

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’s global revenue jumped by 31% in the last year

Swedish Klarna became Europe’s most valuable private FinTech unicorn in 2019 and has kept on growing since.

Revolut rolls out direct debit service in the UK

Having already unveiled the ability to set up euro direct debits last year, Revolut has now added the feature to UK pounds.

Bango teams up with BT

Data-driven commerce company Bango is teaming up with BT to help the UK telecom giant deliver a range of third-party products and services to its customers.

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Cyber firm Zenity exits stealth period with $5m seed raise

Israeli cybersecurity and governance platform Zenity has come out of stealth mode and raised $5m from a seed funding round.

Why technology is crucial for the modern insurance sector

Research by Moody’s has found the quick uptake of technology by firms and consumers during the pandemic has revealed its vital importance to the insurance industry.

Revolut completes Nobly take-over as it eyes hospitality sector

UK FinTech firm Revolut is to acquire electronic point of sale (ePOS) software provider Nobly, to expand its solutions to serve the restaurant and...

Bareksa sets its sights on Indonesia’s financial market

Indonesia-based FinTech company Bareksa, which provides an integrated e-investment platform, has secured Series C funding from Grab. Grab is a startup based in Southeast Asia...

Credit Fair lands funding from Northern Arc

Indian consumer lending startup Credit Fair, has raised an undisclosed amount of debt from Northern Arc Capital, according to a report from VCCircle.

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