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Trustly merges with Silicon Valley-based PayWithMyBank to deliver transatlantic online banking payments coverage

The merged group to create a unique transatlantic payment network based on next-generation online banking payments.

Grab eyes Singapore banking license as a digital-only bank - sources

Grab, Southeast Asia’s most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider allowing online-only banks.

Payroll evolution: How will we receive salaries in the future?

In the nearest future, we’ll witness the rise of end-of-shift payments which will eventually lead to single payment accounts.

(Infographic) How does a crypto transaction work?

To understand the key stats, features, and mechanics of the technology, it is best to start from the beginning and learn how does a simple crypto transaction work.

How can traditional financial institutions stay in the ever competitive banking market?

According to Gartner, most banks will be made irrelevant by 2030. One of the key reasons is that they are not meeting market needs and keeping up with the pace of digitalisation.

Paysend Group launches new global stablecoin on the Stellar network

With the new stablecoin, over one million Paysend users will be able to send instant global payments without the traditional cross-border fees.

PayPal backs Swedish financial tech startup Tink

PayPal has invested 10 million euros ($11.2 million) in Tink, a Swedish company that enables banks and fintech startups to access financial data more easily.

China UnionPay to offer European credit cards

The world's biggest card issuer, China UnionPay, will offer debit and credit cards in Europe after striking a deal with a UK back-office startup, Tribe Payments.

Monzo hits 2m customer milestone

Monzo has hit 2 million current account customers, signing up more than 35,000 new people every week.

Fintech platform revenues to reach $638 billion in 2024, as innovative services become the ‘new normal’

New data from Juniper Research has found that fintech platform revenues will reach $638 billion by 2024, up from an estimated $263 billion in 2019.

Global Payments nearing $20 billion deal to buy TSYS, according to source

Global Payments is nearing a deal to acquire peer Total System Services Inc (TSYS) for about $20 billion in an all-stock deal, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Raisin partners with Italy’s new challenger bank illimity

illimity, the new paradigm banking start-up listed on Borsa Italiana’s MTA exchange, announces a partnership with Raisin, the marketplace for online savings and investments in Europe.

Adyen selected by Uber to roll out 3D Secure globally

Adyen, the payments platform, has announced that it has been selected by Uber to be its initial solutions provider for 3D Secure (3DS).

TransferWise closes $292 million secondary funding round at $3.5 billion valuation

The round was led by growth capital investors Lead Edge Capital, Lone Pine Capital and Vitruvian Partners.

Payvision celebrates its 1st anniversary with ING with over 50% growth and a brand-new visual and sonic identity

Payvision celebrates its one-year partnership with ING, one of the largest European banks, with a brand-new visual and sonic identity, marking the company’s shift into a new era.

What is a virtual bank and what does it mean for Hong Kong?

Following HKMA’s passing of the first virtual banking licenses this March, there are now 8 virtual banks in Hong Kong. So what is a virtual bank and what does it mean for Hong Kong?

Rabobank IDB is PSD2 compliant thanks to Sopra Banking Software’s Digital Experience Platform

Sopra Banking Software announced that Rabobank International Direct Bank is using its “Digital Experience Platform” (DxP) in order to comply with PSD2 regulations.

LendMN partners with Thunes to serve underbanked customers in Mongolia

Thunes has extended its network in Mongolia adding LendMN – the first Mongolian “fintech”, in an effort to promote financial inclusion and smarter payment solutions.

How Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) threatens conversion rates?

Cost of payment fraud growing 50% faster than the amount transacted through online payments. How Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) threatens conversion rates with the introduction of PSD2?

UiPath raises $568 million series D funding round

UiPath, a RPA company, is blazing a path to an “automation first” era, closing its Series D investment round, raising $568 million at a post-money valuation of $7 Billion.