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Titan launches new watches with NFC payments in India

18 Sep 2020 | Mobile Payments

India-based manufacturer Titan has launched a new series of watches that will have Titan Pay for contactless payments. 

Titan, Titan Pay, State Bank of India, India, ecommerce, online payments, NFC payments, Asia, APAC, POS machines, Near-Field Communication

Idemia to power African welfare payments transfer system

01 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Guinea’s National Agency for Social & Economic Inclusion (ANIES) has launched a welfare cash transfer program through a partnership with security services provider Idemia.

Idemia, biometric authentication, MTN network, Guinea National Agency for Social & Economic Inclusion, ANIES, Africa, EMEA, fraud prevention, digital identity, securing transactions, secure payments,

Travel booking platform Omio raises USD 100 mln

19 Aug 2020 | Ecommerce

 Omio has secured USD 100 million in investments from existing and new investors including Temasek, Kinnevik, Goldman Sachs Asset Management L.P., NEA, and Kleiner Perkins.

Omio, travel booking platform, investments, Temasek, Kinnevik, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, NEA, Kleiner Perkins, travel bookings, Europe, North America, Open Travel Index

OnlineApplication partners with Salt Edge

16 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Irish fintech OnlineApplication has partnered with Salt Edge, a provider of open banking solutions, to help the mortgage market shorten the mortgage application process.

OnlineApplication, Salt Edge, morgage, Open Banking, data aggregation

Google to offer loans through Google Pay for Business to India-based merchants

26 Jun 2020 | Mobile Payments

Google has announced it will offer credit to millions of merchants in India through its Google Pay for Business app in late 2020.

Google, loans, India, merchants, Google Pay for Business, COVID-19, Nearby Stores, WhatsApp Pay, payment services

FifthWall offers insurance policy, teams up with Pineapple Payments to combat cybercrime

12 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

FifthWall, a team of cybersecurity professionals protecting organisations from cybersecurity threats, has launched a buy-one, gift-one campaign.

Pineapple Payments, FifthWall, cybercrime, COVID-19, pandemic, coronavirus, security, fraud, cyber insurance, merchants, payments

Covid-19 – Embracing the contactless payment habit doesn't mean you need a card. New payment methods are breaking through

12 May 2020 | Mobile Payments

Peter Theunis, CEO of Radar Payments by BPC, makes a thorough overview on how implementing mobile payment methods can help with better navigating the COVID-19 pandemic

Peter Theunis, Radar Payments, BPC, Banking Payments Context, mobile payments, covid19, pandemic, Atomic Habits, New York Times, contactless technology, payment habits, mobile wallet, fitbit smartwatch, contactless payments, cashless, payment networks, cash transactions, central banks, near field communication, NFC, strong customer authentication, SCA, PSP, ApplePay, GooglePay, QR code payment, NFC technologies

USD 280 mln funding round completed by Robinhood

11 May 2020 | Payments General

Fintech startup Robinhood has revealed the completion of its Series F funding round, raising some USD 280 million in fresh capital.

Robinhood, funding round, fintech, startup, partnership, 9Yards Capital, Unusual Ventures, NEA, Ribbit Capital

NEAR protocol receives USD 21.6 mln to beat Ethereum 2.0

05 May 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Andreesen Horowitz (A16Z) has led a USD 21.6 million funding round for the NEAR Protocol project, as the investors sees great potential in next-gen programmable blockchains.

NEAR Protocol project, blockchain, Ethereum, financial applications, funding, MainNet, A16Z

Forecast to 2025 expects contactless payments increase in UK

23 Apr 2020 | Mobile Payments

Ireland-based market research store has rolled out a report revealing that the contactless payments industry is expected to grow in UK.

Forecast, UK, online banking, contactless payments, NFC, Near Field Communication, cashless payments, mobile payments, Covid-19, Europe, BFSI, Amex Pay, Apple Pay, Barclays Contactless Mobile, Google Pay, Samsung Pay

Google India now lists stores via Google Pay Nearby Spot

14 Apr 2020 | Mobile Payments

Google has incorporated a new feature called Nearby Spot in its Google Pay app, allowing users to find daily essential stores and shelters near them. 

India, Google, Nearby Spot, Google Pay, Google Pay Nearby Spot, app

Visa invests in Railsbank platform

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

Railsbank, an UK-based open banking platform, has topped up its Series A funding round with investments from Visa along with Japan-based Global Brain.

Visa, open banking, Railsbank, UK, Japan, Global Brain, partnership, BaaS, innovation, Asia, startup, Neat, Hong Kong

Neat raises EUR 11 mln Series A

08 Apr 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Neat, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, has raised a EUR 10 million Series A to help small businesses do cross-border trade. 

Hong Kong, startup, Neat, financial,

Pineapple Payments, OntoGolf to bring enhanced payments functionality

29 Jan 2020 | Online Payments

Pineapple Payments, a rapidly-growing payments technology company, has announced a strategic partnership with OntoGolf, a golf-centric POS and technology company.

Pineapple Payments, payments technology, strategic partnership, OntoGolf, POS, payments processor

SBM Bank India, PayNearby partner to offer Open Banking solutions

06 Jan 2020 | Payments General

Private lender SBM Bank (India) has partnered with fintech startup PayNearby to offer Open Banking solutions to their respective customers.

SBM Bank, India, PayNearby, Open Banking, API, banking, payments

Pineapple Payments acquires Paystri' s merchant portfolio

05 Dec 2019 | Online Payments

Pineapple Payments, a US-based payments technology company, has acquired Paystri 's merchant portfolio.

Pineapple Payments, Paystri, payments processing, acquisition, US, PSP, payment acceptance, omnichannel, merchants

Chinese ecommerce company Jollychic secures USD 65 mln from G42 Group

08 Aug 2019 | Ecommerce

Jollychic, a China cross-border ecommerce platform focused on the Middle East, has secured USD 65 million from UAE-based tech company G42 Group in Series C funding round.

Chinea, ecommerce, cross-border ecommerce, Jollychic, Middle East, G42 Group

Pineapple Payments acquires merchant services company

26 Jun 2019 | Payments General

Pineapple Payments has announced its strategic portfolio acquisition of CardChamp, a provider of merchant services and payment processing solutions.

Pineapple Payments, acquisition, CardChamp, merchant services, payment processing

Payment Data Systems, Pineapple Payments announce strategic partnership

22 May 2019 | Online Payments

Payment Data Systems has announced a strategic partnership agreement with Pineapple Payments, offering merchants their combined payments technology.

Payment Data Systems, Pineapple Payments, partnership, merchants, payments technology

Accenture, ING, ABN Amro to launch Forcefield blockchain consortium

22 May 2019 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Accenture, ABN Amro, Anglo American, ING Bank, and more have launched Forcefield, a metals post-trade blockchain consortium.

Accenture, ING, ABN Amro, Anglo American, ING Bank, Mercuria, OCBC Bank, blockchain consortium, Forcefeld, near-field communication, Internet of Things, VAKT