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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Exploring the advantages for merchants and PSPs in receiving cryptocurrency payments: an interview with TripleA

Interviews | Cryptocurrencies | Published Thursday 02 Feb 2023 10:08 CET

Eric Barbier, the CEO of TripleA, presents the benefits merchants and PSPs can reap from accepting crypto payments once their concerns are addressed.


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Exploring the advantages for merchants and PSPs in receiving cryptocurrency payments: an interview with TripleA

Interviews | Cryptocurrencies | Published Thursday 02 Feb 2023 10:08 CET

Eric Barbier, the CEO of TripleA, presents the benefits merchants and PSPs can reap from accepting crypto payments once their concerns are addressed.


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Top Stories

The platformification of commerce

Expert Opinion | Online Payments | 02 Feb 2023 09:43 CET
Masha Cilliers, Principal Consultant at Payment Options, shares insights on the main challenges, strategies, and success factors platforms and marketplaces should consider.

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MNT-Halan secures USD 400 mln in funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 15:22 CET
Egypt-based fintech ecosystem MNT-Halan has received USD 400 million in funding, of which USD 200 million in equity came from Chimera Abu Dhabi in exchange for 20% of the company.
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Cellulant partners Money Q

News | Payments General | 02 Feb 2023 15:12 CET
Payment solutions provider Cellulant has announced a partnership with fintech Money Q to enable expats to pay for bills and recharge airtime for their Africa-based beneficiaries.
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TransUnion partners Bud to support Open Banking growth

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 15:05 CET
Insights and information company TransUnion has announced an investment in UK-based Bud Financial Limited to support Open Banking growth.
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Ayoconnect partners with Mastercard

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 14:27 CET
Ayoconnect, an Indonesia-based Open Finance API platform, has partnered with Mastercard to modernise bank account-based payments and co-create Open Finance solutions in Indonesia.
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Commonwealth Bank to implement new scam detection systems

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Feb 2023 14:18 CET
Australia-based Commonwealth Bank has decided to implement new scam detection systems across its digital banking platforms.
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AmEx launches cash flow management hub

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 14:07 CET
Global card issuer and payments processor American Express (AmEx) has recently launched its Business Blueprint cashflow management designed specifically for small businesses. 
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Credits partners with Unlimint to issue debit cards for users in Europe and LATAM

News | Cards | 02 Feb 2023 13:51 CET
UK-based neobank Credits has partnered with fintech Unlimint to issue Mastercard debit cards for users in Europe and LATAM for an augmented banking experience.
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Citizens makes Zelle available for small business customers

News | Online Payments | 02 Feb 2023 13:39 CET
US-based Citizens Financial Group has made the Zelle service available for small business customers through its mobile banking app.
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Zopa secures GBP 75 mln in funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 13:27 CET
UK-based digital bank Zopa has announced it secured a GBP 75 million in funding from existing investors to accelerate growth and explore potential mergers and acquisitions.
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Provenir obtains ISO/IEC 27001 accredited certification

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Feb 2023 13:00 CET

Artificial intelligence-powered risk decisioning software provider Provenir has obtained an ISO/IEC 27001 accredited certification for data security.


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BigPay augments transaction categorisation with Snowdrop Solutions

News | Payments General | 02 Feb 2023 12:11 CET
Singapore-based fintech BigPay has introduced upgrades to its transaction categorisation abilities powered by Snowdrop Solutions, a Google Maps and Cloud Premier Partner.
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ACI Worldwide expands its global reach

News | Payments General | 02 Feb 2023 11:44 CET
ACI Worldwide, a real-time payments software, has announced the expansion of the global reach of its solutions.
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TrustPay to extend reach with PISP licence

News | Payments General | 02 Feb 2023 11:35 CET
Slovakia-based payment service provider TrustPay has extended its licence to include a Payment Initiation Service Provider (PISP) licence looking to expand its reach and offering.
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Unbanked partners Mastercard to improve crypto card adoption

News | Cryptocurrencies | 02 Feb 2023 10:30 CET
Financial services provider Unbanked has partnered with Mastercard to help speed up DeFi card issuance and crypto card adoption in Europe.
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Utmost Group integrates client screening from Napier

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Feb 2023 10:14 CET
UK-based provider of insurance and saving solutions Utmost Group has augmented its financial compliance in association with anti-financial crime compliance company Napier.
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Imperva research: cyberattacks target the FSI industry

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 02 Feb 2023 09:57 CET
Digital security company Imperva has released research that shows cyberattacks targeting the financial services and insurance (FSI) industry to have grown over the course of 2022.
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10x joins forces with Paymentology to augment banking for Tier 1 banks

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 09:36 CET
UK-based issuer-processor Paymentology has teamed up with cloud-native core banking platform 10x to provide pre-integrated credit and debit card issuing and processing.
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Iwoca receives EUR 50 million in financing capital

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023 09:27 CET
UK-based SME financier Iwoca has announced raising EUR 50 million in new financing.
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