UK fintech Atoa Payments is the new startup looking to give small businesses a viable alternative to debit card payments. It has raised $2.2m for its pre-seed round.
Mastercard has partnered with bpost to launch the world’s first card to include True Name and Touch Card solution, to bring inclusivity to LGBTQIA+ and blind communities .
Payments service provider Checkout.com has been named by UK retailer Sainsbury’s to simplify and modernise its payment infrastructure across its business.
WeTravel, a San-Francisco and Amsterdam headquartered booking and payments platform, has raised $27m in Series B funding.
Societe Generale has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake in the FinTech PayXpert to strengthen payment solutions in Europe for retail and online merchants.
Mexico-based commerce and digital payments platform Clip has received a $50m credit facility from Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and HSBC.
Ryft, a PSD2 compliant payments system, has closed a seed round, which was led by UK-based investor SFC Capital.
The number of merchants deploying soft POS solutions will surpass 34.5 million globally by 2027, rising from six million in 2022.
Global payment technology provider Global Payments will acquire fellow PayTech solution developer EVO in a $4bn deal.
PayGround, which helps people pay medical bills online, has closed its latest funding round on $5.5m as it looks to launch new marketing campaigns.