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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How OpenWay is powering digital payments in the age of pandemics and other disasters

Interviews | Online Payments | Published Friday 23 Sep 2022 06:57 CET

Pavel Gubin, CEO of OpenWay analyses the strategies, tools, technologies, and philosophy needed to build a resilient digital payments business.

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How OpenWay is powering digital payments in the age of pandemics and other disasters

Interviews | Online Payments | Published Friday 23 Sep 2022 06:57 CET

Pavel Gubin, CEO of OpenWay analyses the strategies, tools, technologies, and philosophy needed to build a resilient digital payments business.

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Top Stories

Three ways to cut shopping friction and help drive growth

Thought leader insights | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 26 Sep 2022 09:14 CET
Friction can lead to basket abandonment, purchase delays, and a poor customer experience that doesn't inspire loyalty. Mari-Anne Bayliss, Senior Director at Cybersource, recommends three things merchants can do today to help cut friction and drive growth.
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Why many gamers are not paying to play, and what would change that

Expert Opinion | Online Payments | 26 Sep 2022 09:00 CET
With tens of millions of online gamers served poorly by current payment options, Delphine Bos from Aplauz shares advice on how to reach them.
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TWINT partners with Swissbilling

News | Mobile Payments | 26 Sep 2022 15:40 CET

Switzerland-based fintech and Cembra subsidiary Swissbilling has announced partnering with mobile payment provider TWINT to enable additional app-based payment options.


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Square, Afterpay integrate BNPL functionality for Canadian customers

News | Online Payments | 26 Sep 2022 15:38 CET
US-based payments platform Square has integrated Afterpay in Canada to provide Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) functionalities to its sellers.
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RappiPay secures USD 112 mln to boost financial inclusion

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 26 Sep 2022 15:25 CET
RappiPay, Colombian Banco Davivienda and Rappi’s fintech has secured USD 112 million financing in a credit to boost financial inclusion in the LATAM country.
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Bitso to provide crypto QR payments in Argentina

News | Cryptocurrencies | 26 Sep 2022 14:53 CET
Mexico-based Bitso has launched a crypto-enabled QR code payments system in Argentina to make payments from the Bitso app at any store that accepts QR code payments.
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Mastercard announces partnership expansion with TripLink

News | Cards | 26 Sep 2022 14:32 CET
Mastercard and Egypt-based TripLink have expanded their partnership across the entire Asia Pacific region to provide businesses with convenient cross-border transactions.
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Pay 360 to implement Nuapay's Open Banking solution

News | Payments General | 26 Sep 2022 14:29 CET
Nuapay, EML’s Open Banking business, has announced that it is bringing its Open Banking payments solutions to Pay 360, a complete payments ecosystem.
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Uzbekistan suspends the use of Russia's Mir payment cards

News | Payments General | 26 Sep 2022 14:17 CET
Uzbekistan's UZCARD has suspended payments processing through Mir cards issued by Bank of Russia's National Card Payment System due to necessary technical procedures.
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FintechCashier launches Lite Label BaaS subscription

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 26 Sep 2022 13:04 CET
FintechCashier, a UK-based payment gateway and solution provider, has released a ‘Lite Label’ Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) subscription.
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Australia to test CBDC potential

News | Cryptocurrencies | 26 Sep 2022 12:23 CET
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has announced plans to identify business models and uses for a central bank digital currency, or eAUD, and is likely to conduct a pilot early in 2023.
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Affirm, Amazon offer Pay-Over-Time option in Canada

News | Online Payments | 26 Sep 2022 12:20 CET
US-based Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) solution provider Affirm has announced the expansion of their Amazon flexible payment offering to Canada.
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Flutterwave offers Google Pay for businesses in Africa

News | Mobile Payments | 26 Sep 2022 11:51 CET
Nigeria-based fintech Flutterwave has provided Google Pay as a payment method for merchants and customers in Africa.
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ClearBank integrates with Fondy

News | Payments General | 26 Sep 2022 11:46 CET
ClearBank has integrated with Fondy to provide ecommerce companies with an efficient shop payment solution, allowing them to manage their money flow.
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Irish Life taps Stripe to support payments in its Smart Invest app

News | Mobile Payments | 26 Sep 2022 10:46 CET
Life insurance and pensions company Irish Life has chosen Stripe as its strategic payments provider for its Smart Invest app.
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iDenfy partners with European Capital of Democracy

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 23 Sep 2022 15:29 CET
Lithuania-based identity verification provider iDenfy has guaranteed safety for European Capital of Democracy (EcoD) when onboarding new applicants.
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TerraPay partners NPCI International for cross-border merchant payments

News | Online Payments | 23 Sep 2022 15:08 CET
Netherlands-based TerraPay has partnered NPCI International Payments Limited to enable seamless merchant payments via UPI-enabled QR codes.
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UNIPaaS embedded finance solution partners with Beelivery

News | Payments General | 23 Sep 2022 14:52 CET
Israel-based payments solution provider for digital marketplaces and B2B SaaS companies, UNIPaaS,  has partnered up with Beelivery.
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La Redoute partners with Stripe

News | Payments General | 23 Sep 2022 14:42 CET
La Redoute has chosen Stripe, a US-based B2B financial infrastructure platform, to facilitate and enrich the payment experience for its customers.
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