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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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Navigating the evolution of Open Banking and Open Finance

Interviews | Online & Mobile Banking | Published Monday 04 Mar 2024 08:58 CET

Amit Mallick, Global Open Finance Lead at Accenture, explores the essential factors and strategies vital for the success of Open Finance initiatives.

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Navigating the evolution of Open Banking and Open Finance

Interviews | Online & Mobile Banking | Published Monday 04 Mar 2024 08:58 CET

Amit Mallick, Global Open Finance Lead at Accenture, explores the essential factors and strategies vital for the success of Open Finance initiatives.

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Top Stories

National Bank of Oman partners with Habib Bank Limited

News | Online Payments | 04 Mar 2024 15:01 CET
National Bank of Oman has partnered with Habib Bank Limited to introduce new financial solutions and improve customer experiences.
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Mastercard collaborates with Central Bank of Jordan

News | Online Payments | 04 Mar 2024 14:51 CET
Mastercard has partnered with the Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) to develop a payment ecosystem digitisation blueprint for the region and improve the overall landscape. 
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Moneyhub partners with Rebcat and Navos

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 14:48 CET
Moneyhub has partnered with Rebcat and Navos in order to develop optimised technology and provide UK-based firms with personalised financial support. 
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Fairbanc secures USD 13.3 mln in debt financing

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 14:40 CET
Singapore-based B2B embedded finance startup Fairbanc has received USD 13.3 million in debt financing to expand operations in Indonesia.
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Taiko raises USD 15 million in Series A funding

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Mar 2024 14:30 CET
Ethereum Layer 2 scaling solution provider Taiko has raised USD 15 million in a recent Series A funding round.
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PensionBee to expand to the US

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Mar 2024 13:32 CET
UK-based online-only pension provider PensionBee has partnered with a financial institution based in the US to expand its presence in the country.
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India's FIU fines Paytm Payments Bank

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 04 Mar 2024 13:30 CET
The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) from India has announced that it imposed a monetary penalty of approximately USD 662,565 on Paytm Payments Bank
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Flipkart partners with Axis Bank

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 13:19 CET
Flipkart has announced the launch of a new UPI service in partnership with Axis Bank, aiming to optimise fund transfers and checkout payments for Android users. 
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Microsoft launches AI-powered Copilot for Finance

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 12:35 CET
Microsoft has rolled out Copilot for Finance to provide AI-powered, role-based workflow automation, recommendations, and guided actions in the flow of work.
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UK grants law enforcement expanded powers over crypto assets

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Mar 2024 12:17 CET
The UK Government has decided to implement new measures granting law enforcement agencies increased powers over cryptocurrency assets.
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Nigeria fines Binance with USD 10 billion in damages

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Mar 2024 12:06 CET
Nigerian authorities have called for a USD 10 billion penalty against Binance, as the platform caused financial losses within the country by manipulating exchange rates. 
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Metropolitan Commercial winds down its BaaS programme

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Mar 2024 12:03 CET
US-based Metropolitan Commercial Bank has decided to wind down or limit its banking-as-a-service (BaaS) programme by the end of the year.
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Fimple partners with CR2

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Mar 2024 11:32 CET
UK-based core banking and financial solutions Fimple has partnered with CR2 to improve the way banks engage with their clients.
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WLPayments partners with Payplug

News | Online Payments | 04 Mar 2024 11:21 CET
Global payment processing and orchestration platform WLPayments has collaborated with Payplug to deliver improved payment options for the former’s merchants and partners. 
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SC Ventures launches SOLV Ghana

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 11:11 CET
SC Ventures has launched SOLV Ghana, a B2B online marketplace that offers MSMEs, short-term invoicing financing, BNPL services, and business loans. 
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Acquired.com partners with Unitas Wholesale

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 10:06 CET
Acquired.com has announced its partnership with UK-based Unitas Wholesale, to act as a supplier of choice for Open Banking payments and transactions. 
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KuCoin taps Revolut to streamline euro-to-crypto purchases

News | Cryptocurrencies | 04 Mar 2024 10:02 CET
Crypto exchange KuCoin has partnered with neobank Revolut to introduce a new payment method for purchasing digital assets using euros.
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TrueNorth partners with Brim Financial

News | Payments General | 04 Mar 2024 09:43 CET
Global fintech services company TrueNorth has partnered with Brim Financial to provide consumer, SME, and commercial credit card solutions to banks and fintechs in the US and Canada.
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OTP Bank partners with Iliad Solutions

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Mar 2024 09:25 CET
OTP Bank, a Hungary-based listed retail and corporate bank, has selected Iliad Solutions as its payment testing provider in a new multi-year deal.
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