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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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How can banks stay competitive and measure up against their peers in their digital transformation strategy?

Interviews | Online & Mobile Banking | Published Wednesday 07 Dec 2022 09:04 CET

Zhenya Winter, Head of Global Marketing - Financial Messaging, Bottomline, shares important takeaways from Bottomline`s 2nd Annual Competitive Banking & Payments report

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How can banks stay competitive and measure up against their peers in their digital transformation strategy?

Interviews | Online & Mobile Banking | Published Wednesday 07 Dec 2022 09:04 CET

Zhenya Winter, Head of Global Marketing - Financial Messaging, Bottomline, shares important takeaways from Bottomline`s 2nd Annual Competitive Banking & Payments report

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Top Stories

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

Interviews | Online Payments | 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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Usage-based billing: how subscription businesses can drive more value for customers in 2023

Thought leader insights | Payments General | 07 Dec 2022 08:32 CET

Chargebee’s CMO Sanjay Manchanda outlines why turning to usage-based billing means more predictable revenue despite an unpredictable economy, and why it takes technology, process, and cultural transformation to succeed.

 


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Nubank announces USD 330 mln equity capitalisation

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Dec 2022 13:27 CET
Nubank, a Brazil-based digital bank, has announced a USD 330 million equity capitalisation in Mexico as it pushes to expand its operations there.
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Russia's VTB Bank targeted by a DDoS attack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 07 Dec 2022 13:15 CET
Russia-based VTB Bank has suffered the largest cyber-attack in its history and is having technical difficulties as a result.
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Shieldpay partners with Mollie to digitalise payments

News | Payments General | 07 Dec 2022 13:00 CET
UK-based digital payments company Shieldpay has tapped Mollie to have clients payments needs fully digitised, from straight-though processing to complex B2B transactions.
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Robinhood introduces retirement accounts

News | Payments General | 07 Dec 2022 12:26 CET
Robinhood, a retail trading app, has introduced retirement accounts for users of its mobile app, offering customers a 1% match on its traditional or Roth IRAs.
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Investec taps Surecomp for digital trade finance

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Dec 2022 12:22 CET
UK-based bank Investec has selected Surecomp’s cloud-based DOKA-NG and RIVO for fully digital end-to-end finance processing automation.
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SentBe partners Currencycloud to improve FX

News | Online Payments | 07 Dec 2022 12:08 CET
UK-based fintech Currencycloud has partnered with South-Korea-based global remittance and payment provider SentBe to improve its financial exchange (FX) capabilities.
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Quantum Computing partners Rabobank to demonstrate a new EQC system

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 07 Dec 2022 11:26 CET
US-based Quantum Computing Inc (QCI) has partnered Netherlands-based Rabobank to showcase the application of its photonic quantum information technologies.
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Curve closes USD 1 bln deal with Credit Suisse

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Dec 2022 10:40 CET
Curve, a UK-based financial app, has closed a deal to fund its first USD 1 billion in loans with a facility provided by Credit Suisse.
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Circle no longer going public

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 Dec 2022 10:36 CET
Stablecoin provider Circle is no longer set to list publicly via a merger with Concord Acquisition Corp, in a decision that has been approved by the directors of both entities.
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RBI creates single-block-and-multiple debits functionality in UPI

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Dec 2022 10:34 CET
The Reserve Bank of India has introduced a single-block-and-multiple debits functionality in UPI to augment payments for ecommerce and investments in securities.
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Galileo launches customisable BNPL solution

News | Payments General | 07 Dec 2022 10:24 CET
US-based fintech Galileo has launched a Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) solution for banks and fintechs with single-use virtual cards issuance and complete loan servicing.
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INNOPAY Open Banking Monitor: existing players step up their game and new players enter the arena

Expert Opinion | Online & Mobile Banking | 07 Dec 2022 10:11 CET

INNOPAY's Mounaim Cortet and Jorgos Tsovilis present the findings of the latest INNOPAY Open Banking Monitor in the Open Banking Report 2022.


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AvidXchange integrates invoice-to-pay with Intuit QuickBooks Online

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 07 Dec 2022 08:37 CET
US-based provider of accounts payable AvidXchange has announced an invoice-to-pay API integration with Intuit QuickBooks Online.
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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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