Mastercard expands BNPL offering to Middle East

Mastercard has expanded Mastercard Installments, its Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) product, to consumers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia.

PayPal pulls the plug on PornHub performers’ payments

Thousands of performers on pornography website PornHub have reportedly been cut off from using PayPal’s services.

Openpay has officially launched in the US

Klarna and Afterpay just got more competition in the US as Australian buy now, pay later provider Openpay has just kicked off its operations in the country.

Payaut said to raise €2.6m in its latest equity investment

Netherlands-based automated payments company Payaut has reportedly closed yet another funding round this year, bagging €2.6m in seed capital.
Consumers want better security and frictionless payments online

Consumers want better security and frictionless payments online

Consumers are seeking greater security and frictionless payment experiences when buying products online, according to a survey from BR-DGE.

Stripe is officially launching in Mexico as Latin America’s FinTech scene is exploding

Mexico City is due to welcome Stripe as the payments giant becomes the latest FinTech stakeholder to bet on the opportunities in Latin America.

pingNpay eyes 2022 launch for global retail micropayments network

pingNpay, a global micropayment network supported by blockchain technology, has revealed it intends to make its network operational by 2022.
Airwallex and Choco Up partner for Asian e-commerce

Airwallex and Choco Up partner for Asian e-commerce

Global FinTech platform Airwallex has partnered with Asian revenue-based financing platform Choco Up, to support the growth of cross-border e-commerce.
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Cashback app GreenJinn collects £670k through crowdfunding

GreenJinn, a cashback app which aims to help shoppers save money across supermarkets, has secured more than £670,000 from its equity crowdfunding campaign.

Galileo opens offices in Mexico just as the Latin American FinTech scene is booming

Salt Lake City-based Galileo has just announced that its open for business in Mexico City as a wave of investments washes over Latin American FinTech companies.

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Medius strengthens spend management offering through AI-powered Expensya acquisition

Medius, an eminent provider of accounts payable (AP) automation based in Stockholm, Paris and Tunis, has disclosed plans to acquire Expensya, an expense management software enterprise.
C6 Bank launches Brazil's first automatic carbon calculator

C6 Bank launches Brazil’s first automatic carbon calculator

C6 Bank, a progressive Brazilian financial institution, has taken a significant step towards sustainable banking by introducing the country's first automatic carbon footprint calculator product.

Digital trade finance platform Mitigram bags $11m, eyeing accelerated growth

Stockholm-based Mitigram, delineated as the pioneering force in the realm of digital platforms dedicated to global trade financing, has raised $11m in fresh funding.
Payrails scales FinOps with $14.4m funding led by EQT Ventures

Payrails scales FinOps with $14.4m funding led by EQT Ventures

Payrails, a Berlin-based FinTech firm providing a robust payment operating system for global platforms, announced today its successful fund-raising effort.

LendingStandard accelerates with a $6.7m boost in funding

LendingStandard, a Kansas City-based startup, has secured $6.7m in a fresh funding round. 

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