BNPL giant Klarna looks to bolster its role in e-commerce with its new HERO...
Swedish FinTech Klarna acquired HERO, a social shopping platform that provides consumers with advice and shoppable content coming directly from retailers’ physical stores, with the aim to bring the best of in-store experience for its 90 million consumers.
Klarna expands European presence with Poland launch
Buy now, pay later (BNPL) firm Klarna teamed with H&M to launch its app and its Pay in 30 days BNPL option in the Polish market.
Aplazo looks to extend LatAm presence following $27m Series A
Mexican buy now, pay later (BNPL) company Aplazo has netted $27m from a Series A funding round led by Oak HC/FT.
Contactless payment app Paerpay snaps up seed funding
Contactless payment solution for restaurants Paerpay has scored $3m in its seed funding round, which was led by MassMututal.
Sunbit bags $250m to make everyday expenses easier
Sunbit, a company building financial technology for everyday expenses, has closed a $250m revolving debt facility.
Mswipe Technologies picks up $31m for Series D
Mswipe Technologies has reportedly completed its Series D investment round on $31m, with RNT Associates and the University of California as lead investors.
POS developer Appetize nets $20m in round led by Shamrock
Point-of-Sale solution developer Appetize has closed a $20m Series B funding round led by Shamrock Capital Advisors.
Mint Payments raises $6.6m through share sale, equity injection
Australia-based Mint Payments has raised $6.6m in its oversubscribed share purchase plan and funding round.
Australian bank Tyro integrates with Alipay to support Chinese tourist transactions
Australian business-only challenger bank Tyro has integrated with mobile payments giant Alipay.
Odyssey Investment Partners acquires Barcode from Cortec
Barcode, a developer of automatic identification and data capture products, has been acquired by middle-market private equity firm Odyssey Investment Partners.