Mobile Payments

Mercury PSI completes integration and rebrands to Nets

South East European payment processing company Mercury PSI became part of Nets in early 2019 and has now fully integrated with the business and rebranding as Nets.

Goldman Sachs has handed out roughly $10bn in credit to Apple Card

Investment bank Goldman Sachs has extended credit lines worth $10bn to Apple Card users since Apple launched the credit card in the last quarter.

Samsung Pay passed the two million transaction milestone in South Africa last month

Mobile payment provider Samsung Pay has celebrated passing a significant milestone in Africa.

EdfaPay secures pre-seed for Saudi PayTech

Saudi-based FinTech EdfaPay has raised $1.6m in a pre-seed round led by Nuwa Capital InspireUs VC and Wallan Investment Group.

Challenger bank KOHO unveils new cashback programme to for its Canadian customers

KOHO, the Canadian challenger bank, has announced a new cashback programme and a new merchant-specific rewards.
Swiss FinTech nSave secures $4m in seed funding to support financial inclusivity

Swiss FinTech nSave secures $4m in seed funding to support financial inclusivity

nsave SA, a Swiss FinTech company, has successfully closed its first round of seed funding, securing a significant $4m investment.

SeamlessDocs collects $7.5m funding led by SJF

SeamlessDocs, a government cloud-based technology developer, has collected $7.5m in its funding round,

Revolut taps Flagstone for the launch of its new feature enabling customers to earn...

UK challenger bank Revolut has unveiled a new feature. However, its only available for its UK metal customers.

BNPL platform Scalapay snags $155m in Tiger Global-led round

Italy-based payment solution that enables customers to buy now and pay later (BNPL) without interest Scalapay raised $155m in equity funding as part of their Series A round.

Ghana aims to topple Kenya as Africa’s most digitalised economy

The vice-president of Ghana has announced an ambitious programme to digitalise the country’s economy.

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Allianz UK, a prominent player in the insurance industry, has made significant changes to its senior leadership team, announcing a pair of key appointments. 

Allianz UK announces leadership reshuffle

Allianz UK, a prominent player in the insurance industry, has made significant changes to its senior leadership team, announcing a pair of key appointments. 
ClearBlue, a leading expert in carbon markets, and Kita, a pioneer in carbon credit insurance, have announced a groundbreaking partnership which aims aims to revolutionise the landscape of environmental responsibility.

ClearBlue and Kita join forces to transform Voluntary Carbon Market

ClearBlue, a leading expert in carbon markets, and Kita, a pioneer in carbon credit insurance, have announced a groundbreaking partnership which aims aims to revolutionise the landscape of environmental responsibility.
Fabrick has executed the next stage of its international growth and consolidation strategy by acquiring 75% of finAPI, a leading German operator of Open Finance solutions.

Fabrick announces agreement to acquire finAPI and enter German market

Fabrick has executed the next stage of its international growth and consolidation strategy by acquiring 75% of finAPI, a leading German operator of Open Finance solutions.
EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the MENA region, has acquired a minority stake in Kenzi Wealth, a Danish FinTech company specialising in AI-powered asset management technologies.

EFG Hermes acquires stake in Kenzi Wealth to revolutionise AI-powered investment management

EFG Hermes, the leading investment bank in the MENA region, has acquired a minority stake in Kenzi Wealth, a Danish FinTech company specialising in AI-powered asset management technologies.
Bloomberg expands data offerings with new alternative data integration

Bloomberg expands data offerings with new alternative data integration

Bloomberg has announced the availability of its proprietary Bloomberg Second Measure (BSM) transaction data analytics feeds through Bloomberg Data License for the first time.

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