Tag: Amazon

Firmbase secures $12m for advanced financial planning platform

Firmbase, a company that offers a financial planning and analysis platform, has scored $12m in a funding round.

Amazon rolls out online insurance store to streamline home insurance

US e-commerce giant Amazon is rolling out its online insurance store for UK customer shopping for home property coverage.

Amazon launches insurance store for a superior customer experience

Amazon have launched the Amazon Insurance Store for UK customers to shop for home insurance in a streamlined and integrated way.

Amazon commits $150m to founders from “underrepresented backgrounds”

Amazon has revealed that its Amazon Catalytic Capital initiative will invest $150m in venture capital funds, accelerators and incubators that provide funding to entrepreneurs from underrepresented backgrounds.

Affirm teams with Amazon to introduce pay-over-time option in Canada

Affirm has expanded its relationship with Amazon to the Canadian market to boost payment flexibility.

Charities, NGOs providing support to Ukrainians hit by malware

Charities and non-governmental organisations are offering support to those who have been targeted by malware attacks in Ukraine, Amazon has revealed.

A truce between Amazon and Visa?

Amazon has reached a deal with Visa to continue accepting payments from its credit cards, after several months of tensions over rising transaction fees.

Buy Now, Pay Later providers bite back to debt critics

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) services are becoming synonymous with debt. These services have come under fire for misleading consumers and putting vulnerable users at risk. Regulatory crackdown has loomed on the horizon for some time now, but what do BNPL companies have to say for themselves in the meantime?

Amazon backtracks Visa ban

Amazon has shelved its plans to stop accepting Visa credit cards and is instead working on a “potential solution” to allow customers to continue using them.

Amazon taps Barclays to provide flexible payment offering to customers

Amazon has partnered with Barclays to secure access to Instalments, a flexible payment service that will enable Amazon customers in the UK to pay for products in instalments.

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