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Alipay owner Ant Financial takes minority stake in Klarna

March 4, 2020 0

Some big moves in the payments platform space: Ant Financial Group, the owner of China’s Alipay payment platform, has announced it’s taking a minority stake

Thought Machine nabs $83M for a cloud-based platform that powers banking services

March 2, 2020 0

The world of consumer banking has seen a massive shift in the last ten years. Gone are the days where you could open an account,

Venmo prototypes a debit card for teenagers

February 25, 2020 0

Allowance is going digital. Venmo has been spotted prototyping a new feature that would allow adult users to create for their teenage children a debit

Recommendations for fintech startups navigating the procurement process

February 8, 2020 0

Marc Gilman Contributor Marc Gilman is general counsel and VP of compliance at Theta Lake. He is also an adjunct professor at Fordham University School

Nigeria’s Paga acquires Apposit, confirms Mexico and Ethiopia expansion

January 22, 2020 0

Nigerian digital payments startup Paga has acquired Apposit, a software development company based in Ethiopia, for an undisclosed amount. That’s just part of Paga’s news. The

Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups

January 20, 2020 0

The Catalyst Fund has gained $15 million in new support from JP Morgan and UK Aid and will back 30 fintech startups in Africa, Asia,

Visa is acquiring Plaid for $5.3 billion, 2x its final private valuation

January 14, 2020 0

Visa announced today that it is buying financial services API startup Plaid for $5.3 billion.  Plaid develops financial services APIs. It is akin to what

Explaining the fast rise of Kredivo, Akulaku, and Oriente to the $500m club

December 24, 2019 0

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Explaining the fast rise of Kredivo, Akulaku, and Oriente to the $500m club

December 24, 2019 0

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Explaining the fast rise of Kredivo, Akulaku, and Oriente to the $500m club

December 24, 2019 0

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