Samsung Pay teams up with Finablr to boost international money transfer services

Finablr, the payments platform, and Samsung Electronics America have joined forces to create a new money transfer function on Samsung Pay.

Challenger bank Bunq is expanding across the entire EU

The Dutch challenger bank Bunq is not only announcing that it is going to be available across the EU, but also that it will from now on enable Apple Pay and Google Pay support for travel card users in some countries.

Mobile financial and credit services FinTech Channel VAS nets $54m in new funding from...

Private equity firm Development Partners International (DPI) has injected $54m into Channel VAS, the FinTech company.

UK-founded Transferwise expands into the US with Novo and Stanford Credit Union partnerships

The British FinTech unicorn Transferwise is going across the pond to offer its international payments technology to American customers.

Revolut picks BearingPoint RegTech to help it comply with regulations post-Brexit

Payments unicorn Revolut has taken another step to prepare for Brexit by picking BearingPoint RegTech’s Abacus360 Banking solution.

PayMongo raises $2.7m from Stripe, Peter Thiel and Y Combinator

Online Philippine payment provider PayMongo has raised $2.7m in order to leverage the country’s central bank’s ambition to go increase cashless payments by 20%.

How did Singapore beat China to become Asia’s biggest FinTech investment destination?

Singapore is hotbed for FinTech innovation that has overtaken China as the biggest investment destination in the region. However, its leadership position is far from certain.

Onepay launches integrated lifestyle and financial mobile app in Myanmar

Myanmar-based, Onepay has just been launched with the support of Asia Green Development Bank (AGD)

Commerzbank cuts 4,300 jobs in company revamp that will see it “invest significantly in...

Frankfurt-based Commerzbank will reduce its workforce by 4,300 people and close 200 branches amidst struggles with falling revenues.

Stripe lands $35bn valuation after closing a new $250m Series F funding round

The payment processing unicorn Stripe has joined the Silicon Valley elite after netting a $250m funding round and a $35bn valuation.

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