Payments

PE Interested in Worldpay, Might Not Go for an IPO Soon

US private equity firm Blackstone and buyout fund Hellman & Friedman are reportedly poised to make a joint bid for UK-based payments processing company Worldpay. The report further stated that a Singaporean sovereign wealth fund could also team up with Blackstone and Hellman & Friedman in a joint bid. Worldpay...

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Payments

Exclusive Interview With Eyal Shinar, CEO and Founder of Fundbox

Let’s Talk Payments had the opportunity to interview CEO and Founder of Fundbox, Eyal Shinar. Fundbox is a cash flow optimization tool that leverages Big Data analytics, engineering and predictive modeling that is transforming the biggest pain point for small businesses. Fundbox gives small business owners credit-on-demand and aims to address a more narrow and immediate...

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Payments

ASPIDER completes Solavei Acquisition

Solavei and ASPIDER complete deal to drive innovation and subscriber acquisition for mobile operators. ASPIDER announced the completion of the acquisition of social commerce network and mobile service provider Solavei. ASPIDER plans to integrate Solavei’s social commerce platform within its own range of mobile solutions, throughout Asia, Europe, the Americas...

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Enabling Technologies

Mobeam Announces Beaming SDK For Android

Light-based beaming solution enables laser scanners to read barcode-based data on Android smartphones for true retail mobile wallets and similar applications for travel, transportation, manufacturing, health care and many other industries Mobeam, the unique global leader in mobile barcode beaming technology, announced it is making its mobile beaming technology SDK...

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