FinTech Mobeewave launches mobile point of sale contactless payment solution

Canadian startup Mobeewave is entering a new segment of the payments market after already creating a secure payments platform and customizable payment apps.

Spendesk completes €8m funding to support Europe expansion

Online payments company Spendesk has completed a €2m funding round, alongside the launch of its plastic card and mobile app solution.

Kasikornbank enters $50m partnership to support Grab’s FinTech expansion

Kasikornbank has made a $50m strategic investment in Thai ride-hailing business Grab, as it expands its reach on Southeast Asia’s FinTech market.

Visa acquires Plaid in new $5.3bn deal

Payment giant Visa has announced that it has bought Plaid, a scaleup helping customers securely connect their financial information to apps.

Indonesian PayTech KinerjaPay secures $200m investment

Indonesian FinTech KinerjaPay has secured a signed commitment from PT. Investa Wahana Group to invest $200m in the business. Wahana Group had agreed to buy...

SnapPay introduces Alipay and WeChat Pay to Canadian and US business owners

Toronto-founded SnapPay, the provider of international payment solutions, is now offering small and independent businesses the opportunity to implement the Chinese payment applications Alipay and WeChat Pay.

Rapyd to expand its global reach through new Visa agreement

FinTech solution integrating expert Rapyd has made no secret of its global ambitions. Now, the unicorn has taken another step to realising its vision through a new Visa partnership.

Judopay joins the #KeepBritainMoving initiative to help support UK SMEs during the coronavirus crisis

Mobile-payment scaleup Judopay has become the latest FinTech to announce its efforts to support businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ondot receives a strategic investment from Citi Ventures

Mobile payments company Ondot Systems has raised an undisclosed strategic investment from Citi Ventures. The deal will help to boost Ondot’s international expansion and give...

Curve inks deal with Samsung to launch new digital payment solution Samsung Pay Card

Samsung Pay has signed a partnership with the digital banking platform Curve and Mastercard to launch the Samsung Pay Card.

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Trax Print uses its technology to help fight Covid-19

Document protection and anti-fraud company Trax Print has formed a partnership with Zoono to build a dynamic sanitisation certificate.

Laika closes its equity financing round on $10m

Information security and compliance-as-a-service platform Laika has closed an equity financing round on $10m.

Tech Nation names the 31 UK FinTechs in its new accelerator

Tech Nation has named the 31 UK-based FinTech startups it has welcomed into it latest accelerator programme.

illimity Bank buys 50% of Fabrick’s stake in HYPE Money

illimity Bank and Fabrick have entered an agreement to the shared ownership open banking platform HYPE Money.

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