SumUp, a payment processing company, has secured a €330m investment to support its global expansion plans.
Digital payment giant PayPal has acquired fellow online payments platform iZettle in a deal worth $2.2bn.
BitPesa, a blockchain payments platform for Africa and Europe, has purchased TransferZero, an international, online money transfer platform.
NYC-based card issuing platform for developers Lithic raised $60m in Series C funding, making the company a soonicorn.
Independent mobile money provider Wave bagged $200m in a landmark Series A round led by Sequoia Heritage, Founders Fund, Stripe and Ribbit, valuing it at $1.7bn.
PayPal has announced that it has had enough of racial inequality in the US and has made a $530m commitment to support black and minority-owned businesses and communities across the nation.
Digital payment processing platform Fintrax Group has bought up multi-currency business Planet Payment in a deal worth €219m ($257m).
Daimler Financial Services is acquiring electronic payments provider PayCash Europe. The terms of the deal are undisclosed.
Patient financial management platform Cedar has raised $36m in its Series B led by Kinnevik.
Payment management company Plooto has reportedly collected CAD 8m ($6.3m) in its Series A round, which was led by FINTOP Capital.