Solving cross-border payments in APAC - interview with Nium

Interviews | Payments General | Published | Thursday 04 Jun 2020 08:49 CET

Global fintech platform Nium announced its latest fundraise. Visa, a global digital payments provider, participated in the round along with existing investors. Another new investor to join the fold was BRI Ventures, the Corporate Venture arm of Bank BRI of Indonesia.

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Solving cross-border payments in APAC - interview with Nium

Interviews | Published Thursday 04 Jun 2020 | 08:49 CET

Global fintech platform Nium announced its latest fundraise. Visa, a global digital payments provider, participated in the round along with existing investors. Another new investor to join the fold was BRI Ventures, the Corporate Venture arm of Bank BRI of Indonesia.

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The rise of subscription helpdesk scams

Expert Opinion | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 04 Jun 2020 12:28 CET
Jorij Abraham, Managing Director of the Ecommerce Foundation, talks about what subscription helpdesk scams imply and why they must not be ignored

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Danske Bank selects Behavox technology for compliance supervision

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Jun 2020 14:20 CET
Denmark-based Danske Bank has  selected US-based Behavox, an AI-based end-to-end data operating platform, for electronic and audio communication compliance supervision.

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BankBazaar raises USD 6 million in series D funding round

News | Payments General | 04 Jun 2020 14:17 CET
Online financial services marketplace BankBazaar has raised almost USD 6 million as part of its ongoing series D funding round. 

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Husbanken chooses Temenos to digitalise lending operations

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Jun 2020 14:14 CET
Norway-based State Housing Bank, Husbanken, has selected banking software provider Temenos to digitalise its lending processes.

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SoftBank launches minorities startup fund

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 04 Jun 2020 14:12 CET
Japan-based SoftBank has launched a USD 100 million fund that will invest in companies led by ‘people of colour’.

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Revolut launches new financial app

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Jun 2020 14:09 CET
Revolut has launched a ‘financial super app’ that aims at redefining its offerings to customers.

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Lili secures USD 10 mln in seed funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Jun 2020 14:05 CET
Lili, a US-based startup building banking products to meet the needs of freelance workers, has raised USD 10 million in seed funding.

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Almost 24 percent of ecommerce in Europe is cross-border

News | Ecommerce | 04 Jun 2020 12:55 CET
Data from Cross-Border Commerce Europe has revealed that almost 24% of ecommerce in Europe is cross-border, while Ikea became the preferred ecommerce company, in 2020.

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11:FS, Plaid release joint report on open finance

News | Payments General | 04 Jun 2020 12:51 CET
11:FS, a challenger firm that aims to define and build digital financial services, and Plaid, a US-based fintech, have released a joint report on the transition from open banking toward open finance.
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Klarna to provide payment flexibility to Dune Group

News | Ecommerce | 04 Jun 2020 12:07 CET
Klarna has announced a partnership with UK-based fashion footwear and accessories provider The Dune Group to offer customers flexible payment options.

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Airwallex rolls out WeChat Pay payment option in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore

News | Ecommerce | 04 Jun 2020 11:47 CET
Hong Kong-based fintech company Airwallex has rolled out a WeChat Pay payment option in Australia, Hong Kong, and Singapore. 

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Worldline launches a new SoftPos payment solution in Poland

News | Mobile Payments | 04 Jun 2020 11:32 CET
Worldline owned SIX Payment Services, together with Poland-based fintech SOFTPOS, have launched SoftPoS mobile terminal.
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Enfuce approved as an authorised payment institution

News | Payments General | 04 Jun 2020 11:03 CET
Enfuce, a large Finland-based fintech startup, has been accredited as an authorised payment institution by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA).
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Regxsa rolls out cloud-based solution Alexis to fight money laundering

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 04 Jun 2020 11:01 CET
Regxsa, formerly known as AMLabc, together with Fortech have launched Alexis, a cloud-based solution, to bring the human factor back in the fight against financial crimes.
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Blockchain platform Factorin to transform the trade finance market in Russia

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 04 Jun 2020 10:59 CET
Since its launch in 2019, Factorin has attracted 30 banking entities, has processed financing for 246,000 invoices and supplies, and its transactional turnover has exceeded USD 500 million.
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Mobile banking company Varo raises USD 241 mln

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 04 Jun 2020 10:57 CET

Mobile banking company Varo Money has closed a USD 241 million USD Series D round, co-led by new investor Gallatin Point Capital and existing investor The Rise Fund.


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Amadeus integrates Troovo's technology to automate B2B travel payments

News | Payments General | 04 Jun 2020 09:57 CET
Amadeus has integrated Troovo’s Robotic Process Automation (RPA) into its B2B Wallet to help the travel industry digitally transform B2B supplier payments.

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BlueSnap, Splitit to facilitate instalment payment transactions

News | Online Payments | 04 Jun 2020 09:39 CET
BlueSnap has revealed its integration with Splitit in a partnership that will facilitate the merchant and customer experience on instalment payment transactions. 

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FSS adds digital tools to empower SMEs

News | Online Payments | 04 Jun 2020 09:36 CET
FSS, the global digital payments solution provider and processor, has added to its ecommerce payment gateway new value service capabilities to bring more merchants online.

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