Pharmacy group CVS launches own mobile pay app

US pharmacy chain operator CVS has rolled out a new mobile payment solution for customers in-store and online.

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.

Passport closes $43m Series C led by Bain Capital Ventures

Mobile payments platform Passport has closed a $43m Series C funding round led Bain Capital Ventures.

Nigerian FinTech Wallets Africa closes funding round as it looks to boost growth in...

Nigerian-based FinTech Wallets Africa, which gives consumers an app to manage their money, has closed a new investment round as it looks to grow its presence in Africa.

Petal continues its ambition of helping people build credit scores after closing Series C...

Petal, a credit card company helping people to build credit, has closed its Series C on $55m so it can help more people in these tough times.

Google moves to leverage the Indian growth of digital payment with new Google Pay...

Google Pay is expanding in India with a new platform for merchants. The Spot Platform will empower businesses owners to create branded commercial experiences that bridge the offline and online worlds.

Tymit raises £4m to support growth of its transparent credit card

Tymit, which offers a credit card supported by a mobile app, has collected £4m in its funding round.

Bango to raise £5m to support its acquisition of Audiens

Mobile payments company Bango has placed 2.7 million ordinary shares on sale, in order to raise £5m to fund Audiens acquisition.

Payoneer secures undisclosed investment from China Broadband Captial

Digital payments solution Payoneer has received an undisclosed investment from China Broadband Capital.

Barbados-based has raised a further $3m from Medici

Medici Ventures has injected a further $3m to Barbados-based, a blockchain-based digital payments provider.

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buguroo launches its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution

Spain-based buguroo has launched its behavioural biometric 3D secure solution in the hopes of combatting card not present fraud.

Accounts Payable company MineralTree scores $50m in its Series D round

Accounts Payable and payments automation software developer MineralTree has scored $50m for its Series D round.

Sweep said to raise £456,000 in its funding round

Sweep, an expenses and travel management app for businesses, has reportedly received a £456,000 grant to support its growth and innovation.

Acuant to deploy its KYC technology with Prime Trust through new deal

Identity verification platform Acuant has formed a partnership with API-enabled B2B financial infrastructure developer Prime Trust.

Are the new decacorn statuses of Chime and Robinhood a sign of things to...

The past month has seen two US FinTech companies surpass the $10bn valuation mark, but are these outliers or a sign of things to come?

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