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The potential of instant lending: why traditional banks hold the key

Voice of the Industry | Online & Mobile Banking | 10 May 2023

Paul Weiss, Head of Growth at Simbuka, discusses the potential for traditional banks in East Africa to offer instant lending services to an underserved market. Banks can benefit from leveraging their customer base and data-driven decision-making processes to offer these instant lending services.

lending, SME lending, digitalisation, corporate card, online banking, credit scoring, Corporate Social Responsibility, digital banking, credit card, fintech, financial inclusion, financial institutions, financial services, mobile banking, mobile money, mobile payments

Bank of England plans to change the capital treatment for small business

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 20 Mar 2023

The Bank of England’s Prudential Regulation Authority has revealed its plans to change the capital treatment for small business lending.

SME lending, banks, banking, regulation

CRIF, iwoca partner for Open Banking-powered lending for UK SMEs

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 15 Mar 2023

In a bid to support UK small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) struggling with the cost of living crisis, CRIF and iwoca have joined forces to bring Open Banking-powered instant lending to SMEs in the country.

partnership, Open Banking, lending, SME lending, SMEs

tidely receives EUR 3.5 million seed financing

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 09 Mar 2023

Germany-based fintech tidely has announced receiving EUR 3.5 million in seed financing.

investment, funding, financing , SMEs, SME lending

finway raises EUR 9.2 million in Series A financing round

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 24 Feb 2023

Germany-based finance operating system for SMEs finway has received a Series A financing of EUR 9.2 million. 

financing , investment, SME lending, SMEs, fintech

Froda, Lunar, Visa partner for SME lending solution

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 16 Feb 2023

Fintech Froda, digital challenger bank Lunar and Visa have partnered to deliver an SME lending solution to help businesses access financing for their growth initiatives.

partnership, push payment, banking, SME lending, financing , financial services, API, corporate card, embedded finance, digital payments, expansion, instant payments, tokenization, fintech

MyShubhLife partners Easy Pay

News | Payments General | 13 Feb 2023

India-based digital lending and full-stack financial service platform MyShubhLife has partnered digital banking platform Easy Pay to provide a line of credit for Easy Pay merchants.

partnership, lending, SMEs, SME lending, funding, credit scoring, fintech, retail, merchants, digital payments, banking, financial services, financial inclusion

Merchant Money secures GBP 115 mln in funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 08 Feb 2023

UK-based business lender Merchant Money has raised GBP 115 million in funding from Barclays Bank and Quilam Capital.

funding, lending, SME lending, investment, expansion

AmEx launches cash flow management hub

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023

Global card issuer and payments processor American Express (AmEx) has recently launched its Business Blueprint cashflow management designed specifically for small businesses. 

cash management, cash, cash flow, credit card, embedded finance, embedded payments, SMEs, SME lending, Open Banking, Open Banking payments, Open Finance, product launch, loyalty programme, online payments, e-invoicing, mobile payments

Iwoca receives EUR 50 million in financing capital

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 02 Feb 2023

UK-based SME financier Iwoca has announced raising EUR 50 million in new financing.

investment, SMEs, SME lending, banking, fintech

ZoodPay, Mastercard to launch virtual instalment card

News | Payments General | 27 Jan 2023

Digital lending platform for ecommerce ZoodPay has partnered Mastercard to launch a prepaid virtual instalment card in the Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EEMEA) region.

partnership, payments , virtual card, BNPL, instalment payments, payment methods, financial inclusion, financial services, digitalisation, digital payments, SME lending, expansion

Westpac, RDC partner to improve B2B lending

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 19 Jan 2023

Australia-based bank Westpac has partnered with AI company Rich Data Co (RDC) to improve the lending experience for business customers and bankers, according to Australian FinTech.

partnership, artificial intelligence, lending, SME lending, banks

FinCompare connects ING via API to enable faster loans for SME

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 08 Dec 2022

Germany-based corporate financing platform FinCompare has announced connecting the direct bank ING Germany via an interface. 

partnership, banking, API, SMEs, SME lending

Allica Bank raises GBP 100 mln in Series C funding

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 05 Dec 2022

UK-based fintech SME challenger bank Allica Bank has raised GBP 100 million in a series C funding round led by global growth technology investor TCV.

funding, investment, lending, SME lending, SMEs, banking, challenger bank

upSWOT, Cion Digital to offer embedded finance tools

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 23 Nov 2022

US-based fintech upSWOT has partnered with Cion Digital to help wealth managers and commercial loan brokers better serve SMBs with embedded finance tools.

partnership, banking, online banking, embedded finance, financial services, SMEs, SME lending, cash management

Square, American Express to launch a Square credit card

News | Cards | 17 Nov 2022

US-based payments platform Square has partnered with American Express to launch a new credit card built for Square sellers on the American Express network.

partnership, product launch, American Express, credit card, payments , SMEs, omnichannel payments solution, lending, SME lending

ECOMMERCE ONE partners with Banxware for digital financing for online retailers 

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 10 Nov 2022

Germany-based software company platform ECOMMERCE ONE has announced a collaboration with lending fintech Banxware

partnership, lending, SME lending, banking, banks

Swedish fintech Krea expands lending features with Klarna Kosma

News | Ecommerce | 25 Oct 2022

Klarna Kosma, Klarna's financial technology platform for banks, fintechs and retailers, has announced its partnership with Krea, a Swedish digital loans platform for SMEs.

lending, SME lending, B2B payments, SMEs, BNPL

Plastiq announces Short-Term Financing for SMBs

News | Payments General | 16 Sep 2022

Plastiq, US-based B2B payments platform has announced that Plastiq Short-Term Financing will provide capital to Small and Mid-Sized Businesses (SMBs).

investment, payments , SMEs, SME lending, B2B payments

FuturePay's MyTab digital credit platform available for ecommerce merchants

News | Ecommerce | 23 Aug 2022

US-based provider of ecommerce financing solutions and mobile wallet, FuturePay, has announced that it makes its MyTab proprietary digital revolving credit platform available for online merchants. 

product launch, BNPL, credit card, instalment payments, SME lending, embedded payments, online payments, digital wallet, mobile payments, ecommerce, ecommerce platform