Authentication & Security

Successful Payment Systems - Global Case Studies Part 2

As you might have seen earlier this week, we published the first part of this series and talked about three global payments success stories: Octopus card system from Hong Kong, IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) from India and Suica/FeliCa from Japan. Today, we will look at three more payments success stories: one from the Scandinavian countries, one from...

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BankTech

arvato Financial Solutions Selects Credorax as a Merchant Acquiring Bank for E-Commerce Customers in Europe

arvato Financial Solutions, a leading global financial services provider, announced that it has chosen Credorax, the digital merchant acquiring bank, as an acquirer. Awarded “Best Merchant Acquirer” of 2014, Credorax specifically caters to the needs of e-commerce and m-commerce merchants. Through its Smart Acquiring solution, Credorax provides partners and customers...

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Payments

PayPal Launches 6 New SMB Invoicing Features

Although PayPal has grown into what seems to be a huge behemoth of an organization over the 15+ years in the making, they have not lost sight of their SMB customers’ needs. Paypal invoicing is a business service that many SMBs already rely on, but to further improve the product,...

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Lending

Balderton Capital Invests £1.5m in FinTech Startup Revolut

Balderton Capital has invested £1.5m in Revolut, a FinTech platform that simplifies international currency exchange and peer-to-peer money transferring. Whether you are a traveler for business or pleasure, if you plan on spending money, you can almost bet your bottom dollar or pound that you will be charged a fee...

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Payments

Capify Becomes First SMB Alternative Finance Platform Offered Across USA, UK, Australia and Canada

Leader in global alternative finance announces milestone rebranding of AmeriMerchant, United Kapital, AUSvance and True North Capital Capify, a leading alternative finance provider powered by proprietary technology and analytics, announced its global rebrand to become the most diverse, worldwide alternative small and medium-sized business (SMB) finance platform. Headquartered in New York City, Capify...

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Payments

With 30,000 Merchants On Board, mPOS Startup Mswipe Raises $25 Million

The Indian payments industry is witnessing strong growth and is gaining the confidence of the investors. US hedge fund Falcon Edge Capital, along with Meru Capital and ride hailing app Ola, has invested $25 million in Mumbai-headquartered mobile point-of-sale (POS) services provider Mswipe Technologies. Existing investors like Matrix Partners India,...

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Payments

FinTech Start-Up Money Mover Raises £1m to Tap $5.6 Trillion SME International Money Transfer Market

Company is backed by leading investors including former Towergate CEO and stakeholder in Funding Circle, Andy Homer First international currency exchange and payment company dedicated to SMEs Money Mover, the online business currency exchange and international payments service dedicated to SMEs, recently announced that it has raised £1m from a...

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