Articles with tag: development

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sync. selects Qatar Fintech Accelerator, announces Middle East expansion

14 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Digital smart open banking app sync. has announced its selection in the Qatar Fintech Accelerator, which starts on 14 October 2020, according to the official press release.

sync., Qatar, fintech, accelerator, Middle East, expansion, digital app, smart open banking app, open banking, Qatar Fintech Accelerator, Qatar World Cup, Qatar Development Bank, Qatar Fintech Hub, startup

UK-based Railsbank becomes part of SAP.iO

14 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

BaaS platform Railsbank has entered the SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Fall 2020 acceleration programme which has just been launched, according to the official press release.

UK, Railsbank, SAP.iO, BaaS, platform, acceleration programme, SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Fall 2020, enterprise application software, startups, APIs, COVID-19, recovery, fintech, spend management, Singapore Economic Development Board, SAP Concur, travel, expense management

Uncapped, Salt Edge partner to accelerate eligibility checks for companies' funding

13 Oct 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Revenue-based finance provider Uncapped has partnered with open banking solutions provider Salt Edge to accelerate the funding process for companies.

Uncapped, Salt Edge, eligibility check, funding, open banking, revenue based finance, entrepreneurs, Partner Program, financial resources, banks, data aggregation, automatization, ecommerce, SaaS, direct to consumer, gaming, app development, data enrichment

JP Morgan pledges USD 30 bln for reducing racial wealth gap

08 Oct 2020 | Payments General

JP Morgan has declared it would commit USD 30 billion to address racial inequality over the next 5 years, according to Reuters.

JP Morgan, racial wealth gap, racial inequality, Reuters, mortgage, Black borrowers, Latino borrowers, housing project, small business loans, banks, philanthropy, minority suppliers, Bank of America, Citigroup, Community Development Financial Institutions, CDFIs, loans

SWIFT, IMDA partner for global trade digitalisation

05 Oct 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

SWIFT and Singapore-based Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) have signed a Memorandum of Intent (MOI) for global trade digitalisation.

SWIFT, IMDA, global trade, digitalisation, Infocomm Media Development Authority, Singapore, Memorandum of Intent, MOI, global trade digitalisation, financial institutions, corporates, cross-border trade, paperless trade, trade processing, trade financing, TradeTrust, framework

Castles Technology completes Spire Payments acquisition

05 Oct 2020 | Payments General

Taiwan-based PSP Castles Technology has acquired the business and assets of UK-based Spire Payments, according to electronicpaymentsinternational.com.

Castles Technology, Spire Payments, payment solutions, software app, payment development, transactions, online payments, PSP, user experience, in-store acceptance, value-added, merchants, retailers, Taiwan, UK, United Kingdom

ClearBank, Tide partner to grant GBP 25 mln to SMEs

23 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Cloud-native clearing bank ClearBank and UK-based business banking platform Tide have been awarded GBP 25 million to help UK-based SMEs grow after the coronavirus pandemic.

ClearBank, Tide, SMEs, UK, United Kingdom, grant, award, clearing bank, business banking platform, coronavirus, pandemic, financial support, Brexit, government, digital services, open banking, funding, debt, equity, digital payments, business development

Ziglu opens crowdfunding round

21 Sep 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Challenger and FCA-authorised Electronic Money Institution Ziglu have opened a crowdfunding round to the public. 

Ziglu, crowdfunding, challenger, FCA, authorisation, Electronic Money Institution, product development, global challenger, investors, crypto exchange, cryptocurrency, p2p payments, digital payments, UK account, digital assets, cyber-attacks, fiat currencies, 5th money laundering directive, crypto assets

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to guarantee lending to SMEs by Raiffeisen Bank Albania

14 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), a UK-based development finance institution, has partnered with Raiffeisen Bank Albania on a risk-sharing facility of EUR 50 million (USD 59.2 million).

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, lending, SMEs, Raiffeisen Bank Albania

Mastercard, ADB partner to digitalise Asia's supply chains

11 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Mastercard and its partners (N-Frnds, SGeBIZ, and Finastra) have announced a collaboration with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to help digitalise supply chains for retailers.

Mastercard, N-Frnds, SGeBIZ, Finastra, Asian Development Bank, ADB, digitalisation, supply chain, financing, cash flow, SMEs, trade finance

Mastercard forms Supply Chain Digitisation alliance with partners

09 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Mastercard, N-Frnds, SGeBIZ, and Finastra have partnered with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to provide funds for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Asia.

Mastercard, supply chain, digitisation, alliance, N-Frnds, SGeBIZ, Finastra, Asian Development Bank, ADB, SMEs, Asia, covid-19, pandemic, MSBs, banks, trade networks, supplier, demander, funds, International Chamber of Commerce, fintech

US Bank to provide USD 1 mln grants to black-led CDFIs

13 Aug 2020 | Payments General

US Bank Community Development Corporation (USBCDC) has announced USD 1.15 million in grants to more than a dozen Black-led Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) partners.

US Bank, grants, black-led, CDFI, USBCDC, US Bank Community Development Corporation, Community Development Financial Institution, covid19, financial stress, black businesses, African American Alliance

ARO, Fiserv partner for card management and processing in Africa

04 Aug 2020 | Cards

Payments fintech Fiserv has announced a partnership with Absa Regional Operations (ARO) to support credit card management and processing in nine African nations. 

Absa ARO, Fiserv, card management, card processing, Africa, Absa Regional Operations, card platform, Barclays, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, FirstVission, processing, risk management, loyalty programme, card issuing, API, application development

USD 26 mln in grants to help recovery of small businesses

31 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government has announced that smaller businesses in UK will benefit from USD 26 million of new government funding.

Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government, UK, SMBs, funding, technology, Kickstart Scheme, England European Regional Development Fund, Growth Hubs

HSBC, Asian Development Bank partner for Covid-19 supply chains support

30 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

HSBC and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have announced a supply chain finance programme to support companies that provide Covid-19-related supplies.

HSBC, Asian Development Bank, covid19, supply chain finance, Asian SMEs, medical supply chains, financing, suppliers, banks, manufacturers, investors, healthcare professionals

Samsung, BSI, Bundesdruckerei, Telekom Security partner to bring national ID to smartphones

23 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Samsung, BSI, Bundesdruckerei, and Telekom Security have partnered to to bring Germany’s national electronic ID on selected Samsung Galaxy smartphones.

Samsung, BSI, Bundesdruckerei, Telekom Security, eID, eGovernment, National ID, Galaxy S20, Software Development Kit, SDK, Secure Element, eSE, third parties, Trusted Service Manager, TSM, secure electronic interactions, eIDAS Regulation

Plum secures USD 10 mln in founding round

22 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Plum, a Greece-based fintech that offers a money management app, has raised a USD 10 million in funding as it gears up for European expansion.

Plum, mobile app, Greece, fintech, Europe, Japan, Global Brain, European Bank of Reconstruction and Developments, VentureFriend, banks, savings, artificial intelligence, AI, transactions, ISA, technology, Splitter, Spain, France

ICC trade finance survey confirms banking industry optimism

21 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

ICC has released its 2020 Global Survey report which showcases optimism for banks regarding trade finance, although challenges and disruptions are to be expected post-pandemic.

ICC, Global Survey on Trade Finance, trade finance, banking, optimism, international chamber of commerce, pandemic, Asian Development Bank, ADB, AUSTRAC, Boston Consulting Group, BCG, Coriolis Technologies, HSBC, Kountable, SWIFT, TXF, SCF, digital trade, banks, supply chain finance, digitalisation

Brazil-based BizCapital raises USD 12 mln for online lending service

18 Jun 2020 | Payments General

Online lender BizCapital has raised USD 12 million from investors to develop its online lending service.

BizCapital, Brazil, online lender, online lending, funding, investment, German development finance institution, MercadoLibre, Quona Capital, Monashees, Chromo INvest, 42K Investments, SME, financing, working capital

Postman obtains USD 150 mln Series C investment

12 Jun 2020 | Payments General

US-based API developer Postman has closed a USD 150 million Series C investment round led by Insight Partners along with existing Postman investors CRV and Nexus Venture Partners

Postman, US, investment, Insight Partners, CRV, Nexus Venture Partners, API, developer, product development