How Currencycloud is driving a cross-border payments revolution

Founded in 2012, Currencycloud has been in the cross-border payments space for almost a decade now. Since its launch, the company has expanded beyond its native UK market and following its recent acquisition by Visa, is looking far beyond its shores to complete its mission of making the movement of money easier.

Sokin brings digital payments wallet to remittance giant India

Next-generation payments provider Sokin has launched its digital payments wallet in India, a market that generates a huge $87bn in remittances per year.

UAE-based digital wallet Hubpay nets $20m

Hubpay, a digital money wallet, has scored $20m in its Series A funding round, which was led by Signal Peak Ventures.

Instajet taps Currencycloud to offer fixed pricing model and transaction security

Currencycloud has teamed with Instajet, a private jet community looking to redefine private aviation, in order to offer the latter a fixed pricing model and safeguarding of its transactions.

Monneo and Kantox partner for banking-beyond-borders

Virtual IBAN and corporate account provider Monneo has partnered with Kantox to offer currency management automation on cross-border payments.

Sokin links with Visa to offer digital accounts across Asia Pacific

Payments provider Sokin has teamed with Visa to roll-out its global currency account and debit cards across Asia Pacific.

Overwhelming majority of firms to prioritise cross-border commerce in 2022

A report by FinTech Rapyd has found 93% of businesses see cross-border commerce as a high priority for 2022 and beyond.

Zilch and Mastercard widen partnership to launch BNPL card in Europe

FinTech company Zilch has revealed it has expended its partnership with Mastercard to help bring the former’s buy now, pay later (BNPL) card digital card to Europe.

What were the biggest PayTech deals of 2021?

In an age where the traditional form of in-person payments is being restricted due to Covid-19 restrictions, the rise of PayTech seems almost inevitable. With more people than ever now using payment technologies, the demand for funding is also climbing.

How Covid-19 supercharged the growth of the digital remittance market

A new blogpost by Currencycloud has underlined how the coronavirus pandemic and the restrictions put in place due to it has led to the massive growth of digital remittances.

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Israel-based HUB Cyber Security has signed a long-term framework agreement with an unnamed European corporation to provide confidential compute hardware solutions.

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With changing working arrangements and new technological innovations, the future of work is fast arriving.

The role of AI and machine learning in the customer experience

The insurance industry has paid lip service to AI and machine learning for some time. However, adoption has been underwhelming. As firms come under intense pressure to meet changing customer demands, could this instigate more rapid AI adoption?

Parametrix Insurance teams up with IMA for cloud downtime insurance

Parametrix Insurance, a provider of parametric cloud downtime insurance, has partnered with IMA Financial Group (IMA), a North American insurance brokerage firm specialising in risk management, insurance, wholesale brokerage and wealth management.

Skyline, Howden, and Munich Re in parametric insurance alliance

Parametric InsurTech Skyline Partners has partnered with Howden and global reinsurer Munich Re to develop a parametric insurance solution designed to protect farmers in Jamaica from extreme weather events.

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