Latest Payments & Fintech News And Insights

The Paypers covers the latest global news and analyses on payments, ecommerce, fintech, and the digital economy

We report on global payments news and innovation in an increasingly digital economy. We’re on top of all payments and fintech news: payments infrastructure, payments systems, payments behaviours, ecommerce payments, Open Banking and Open Finance, Banking-as-a-Service, B2B payments, cryptocurrencies, fraud and financial crime prevention, along with breaking news on the digital economy. Follow us for the latest regulation updates, along with relevant company news on payments investments, product launches, partnerships, and mergers and acquisitions.

We report on global payments news and innovation in an increasingly digital economy. We’re on top of all payments and fintech

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Alt-Commerce: the era of a new economy

Expert Opinion | Online Payments | Published Friday 27 Jan 2023 10:04 CET

Olivia Viniss, Product Innovation Manager at Worldline, shares valuable insights into the rise of alternative commerce and how it disrupts the global ecommerce market.

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Alt-Commerce: the era of a new economy

Expert Opinion | Online Payments | Published Friday 27 Jan 2023 10:04 CET

Olivia Viniss, Product Innovation Manager at Worldline, shares valuable insights into the rise of alternative commerce and how it disrupts the global ecommerce market.

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Top Stories

Tenable launches Tenable Ventures to support new cybersecurity technologies

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 27 Jan 2023 15:29 CET
US-based cybersecurity company Tenable has announced Tenable Ventures, a corporate investment programme that supports cybersecurity startups.
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Trustly announces acquisition of Ecospend with FCA approval

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 14:49 CET
Global payments platform for digital A2A transactions, Trustly, has announced it acquired UK-based Open Banking payments platform Ecospend, following FCA approval.
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Walmart launches savings offer for new sellers

News | Ecommerce | 27 Jan 2023 14:46 CET
Retail corporation Walmart has launched a limited savings offer to support US-based new sellers with incentives and benefits as they launch on the marketplace.
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Bitpanda launches a new investment-as-a-service offering

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Jan 2023 14:30 CET
Austria-based trading platform Bitpanda has introduced a new investment-as-a-service offering for banks, fintechs, and other institutions.
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Temenos upgrades platform for BaaS

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 14:22 CET
Temenos has upgraded its Temenos Banking Cloud with improved Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) capabilities, according to Financial IT.
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Surecomp partners with WAVE BL

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 14:16 CET
Global provider of trade finance solutions Surecomp has announced its partnership with digital platform WAVE BL to enhance online finance workflows.
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Sber to carry out Pay Sticker user testing

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 14:16 CET
Russia-based Sberbank has announced that in February 2022 it will launch one its largest Pay Sticker technology mass testing, offered to users free of charge.
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CellPoint Digital partners with MikroElektronika

News | Payments General | 27 Jan 2023 13:24 CET
Payments orchestrator CellPoint Digital has partnered with MikroElektronika to develop embedded systems that deliver a full suite of payment orchestration solutions.
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Amazon considers launching an NFT programme

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Jan 2023 13:17 CET
Amazon has set its eyes on the Web3 space and is looking to launch its own gaming focused NFT programme in spring 2023. 
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Worldline launches Buland Bharat digital payments suite

News | Payments General | 27 Jan 2023 12:44 CET
Payments services provider Worldline has announced the launch of its Buland Bharat digital payments suite looking to support the needs and wants of India-based SMBs.
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Inscribe secures USD 25 million to prevent financial fraud

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 27 Jan 2023 12:44 CET
Ireland-based company Inscribe has raised USD 25 million in the latest funding round to fight financial fraud with the help of its AI-powered document service.
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BitPay announces a new partnership with MoonPay

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Jan 2023 11:50 CET
US-based provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payment services BitPay has partnered crypto payments firm MoonPay to improve the former’s crypto offering.
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​​Fintech beatvest receives EUR 1.3 million seed financing

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 11:22 CET
Fintech beatvest, based in Austria and Germany, has announced securing seed financing of EUR 1.3 million. 
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Relio partners SaaScada for digital payments offering

News | Online Payments | 27 Jan 2023 11:21 CET
Cloud-native core banking engine SaaScada has partnered startup Relio to support its disruptive Swiss business digital payments offering, set to launch later in 2023.
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Twinco raises USD 12 mln for its next-gen supply chain finance platform

News | Ecommerce | 27 Jan 2023 11:10 CET
Spain-based supply chain finance solution Twinco Capital has raised USD 12 million in equity and debt in its mission to reduce the estimated USD 1.7 trillion trade finance gap.
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QIB partners with UnionPay International

News | Online Payments | 27 Jan 2023 11:08 CET
Qatar-based financial institution QIB has partnered with card payments organisation UnionPay to enable contactless card acceptance on QIB POS and ATMs.
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Corlytics to acquire ING SparQ

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 27 Jan 2023 09:49 CET
UK-based regulatory risk intelligence firm Corlytics has acquired ING SparQ to design a regtech platform, focused on `monitoring to policy` services.
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GCash, Grab Philippines to offer cashless payments

News | Payments General | 27 Jan 2023 09:43 CET
Mobile wallet GCash has partnered with superapp Grab to enable direct cashless payments option when using the app’s transport and delivery services in the Philippines.
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Provincial Government of Bataan signs MOU with nChain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Jan 2023 09:40 CET
The Provincial Government of Bataan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with global blockchain technology company nChain.
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