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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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Key digital payment trends: What to expect from the retail industry in 2023

Interviews | Online Payments | Published Monday 05 Dec 2022 08:41 CET

Eelco Dettingmeijer, SVP for Europe at Nuvei, discusses the main trends for the digital payments industry in 2023 and how can companies focus on making their digital payments easier to drive revenues and higher authorisation rates.

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Key digital payment trends: What to expect from the retail industry in 2023

Interviews | Online Payments | Published Monday 05 Dec 2022 08:41 CET

Eelco Dettingmeijer, SVP for Europe at Nuvei, discusses the main trends for the digital payments industry in 2023 and how can companies focus on making their digital payments easier to drive revenues and higher authorisation rates.

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Fintech Xpay launches debit card programme for "personal brands"

News | Mobile Payments | 06 Dec 2022 15:43 CET
Germany-based fintech Xpay has announced offering its first debit card programme for “personal brands”. 
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Sunbit closes USD 250 mln revolving debt facility

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 15:27 CET
Fintech Sunbit has announced that it has closed an USD 250 million revolving debt facility with Credit Suisse and Waterfall Asset Management to diversify its financing sources.
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Kroo rolls out 2 percent interest current account

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 15:13 CET
UK-based digital bank Kroo has rolled out a two percent interest current account, with hopes to help Brits save more, as reported by AltFi.
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Ontop partners with ThetaRay

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Dec 2022 15:01 CET
Ontop, a fintech platform, has selected ThetaRay’s SONAR anti-money laundering (AML) solution to monitor and detect financial crime threats.
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Brazil permits changes to Mastercard's payment arrangement

News | Mobile Payments | 06 Dec 2022 14:23 CET
The Central Bank of Brazil has decided to allow changes to Mastercard’s local payment arrangement regulation in order to further support WhatsApp payments.
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FICO Survey reveals UK consumers prefer Banks with increased fraud protection

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Dec 2022 13:56 CET
Global analytics software company FICO has released a new survey which shows that fraud protection can be a differentiator when Brits choose a financial account provider.
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Finastra's recent survey shows growing popularity of Open Finance

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 13:56 CET
Finastra research has revealed that Open Banking is now a key part of a bank’s landscape, with 99% of respondents considering it either a ‘must have’ or ‘important’, up from 94% in 2021.
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Razorpay enables UPI credit card payments

News | Online Payments | 06 Dec 2022 13:37 CET
India-based fintech Razorpay has announced that it will enable merchants to accept credit card transactions on Unified Payments Interface (UPI) in partnership with Axis Bank.
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ADVA augments One Finance's consumer financing services

News | Payments General | 06 Dec 2022 13:11 CET
Egypt-based online service instalment platform ADVA has augmented One Finance with instalments across a broad portfolio of services.
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Ualá partners ABC Capital to launch personal loans in Mexico

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 12:59 CET

Argentina-based fintech Ualá has decided to launch personal loans in Mexico in partnership with Mexico-based ABC Capital.


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MercadoLibre files complaints against Apple's monopoly

News | Payments General | 06 Dec 2022 12:49 CET
Ecommerce player MercadoLibre has filed complaints against Apple with antitrust regulators in Brazil and Mexico for anti-competitive practices, accusing the company of monopoly.
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Alpian and Napier partner to implement risk management platform

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Dec 2022 12:45 CET
Alpian, a Switzerland-based digital bank, and Napier, a provider of financial crime compliance solutions, have partnered to implement an end-to-end risk management platform.
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Bank of Indonesia announces CBDC plans

News | Cryptocurrencies | 06 Dec 2022 12:11 CET
Bank of Indonesia has announced developments in its plans to launch a central bank digital currency, (CBDC), for digital economic and financial transactions.
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Svea Bank buys AREX's fintech business in Finland

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 11:49 CET
Sweden-based Svea Bank has acquired the Finland operations of Spain-based AREX Markets to strenghten its position as a corporate financier in Finland.
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Adyen partners Mirakl to enable businesses to scale their platforms

News | Ecommerce | 06 Dec 2022 11:45 CET
Netherlands-based fintech Adyen has partnered France-based SaaS platform Mirakl to power frictionless buying and selling experiences at scale.
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Veriff's 2023 Identity Fraud Report shows global fraud increase

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Dec 2022 11:36 CET
Estonia-based identity verification provider Veriff has released a report revealing a continued increase in global fraud, with prevalent growth in recurring fraud.
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NRS' B2B marketplace goes live

News | Ecommerce | 06 Dec 2022 10:40 CET
US-based merchant service provider National Retail Solutions has launched its new B2B marketplace to connect distributors and suppliers with retailers.
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Wizz Air partners Worldline to implement TravelHub

News | Online Payments | 06 Dec 2022 10:23 CET
Wizz Air has partnered France-based Worldline to implement its TravelHub solution and gain access to a range of acquirers and payment services.
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How can banks help customers maintain financial health in an economic downturn?

Interviews | Online & Mobile Banking | 06 Dec 2022 10:12 CET
Uday Akkaraju, CEO of BOND.AI and creator of The BOND Network, explains how banks can help customers lead financially healthy lives as they navigate the current crisis
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