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Digital Banking Service Provider Metro Bank Partners Canadian Fintech Sensibill to Test App-based Online Receipt System

UK-based digital bank Metro Bank Plc recently revealed that it has teamed up with Canadian Fintech firm Sensibill in order to test out an app-based online receipt system made for small businesses. Metro bank notes that it’s inviting small business owners to take part in… Read More

FintechOS Secures €12.7 Million Through Series A Funding Round Led By Earlybird’s Digital East Fund & OTB Ventures

FintechOS, an early stage company that seeks to accelerate the digital transformation of financial institutions, recently announced it has secured €12.7 million through its Series A funding round, which was jointly led by Earlybird’s Digital East Fund and OTB Ventures, with participation from existing investors Gapminder Ventures and Launchub. The… Read More

Ping An Offshoot OneConnect Trades on NYSE in Initial Public Offering after Reducing Share Sale

OneConnect (NYSE:OCFT), a Fintech off-shoot of Ping An, listed its shares on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) today. The initial public offering raised around $260 million following a decision to slice the offer in half due to demand concerns. Ping An is one of… Read More

Klarna Announces Plans to Open New Tech Hub in Berlin

Payment processing platform Klarna announced on Thursday its plan to open a tech hub in Berlin at the beginning of next year. Klarna reported that the new hub will enable it to further build out its product portfolio and services as well as better serve… Read More

Curve Appoints New Day Founder Paul Harrald to Head Up New Credit Business

Curve, a banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and even smarter app, announced on Friday it has appointed Paul Harrald, a founding member of SAV Credit, now New Day, to lead the new Curve Credit Business. According to Curve,… Read More

Great Hill Announces Plans to Acquire VersaPay

Growth-oriented private equity firm Great Hill announced on Friday it is set to acquire VersaPay (TSXV: VPY),  a provider of cloud-based invoice-to-cash solutions including electronic invoice presentment and payment. According to the duo, Great Hill will indirectly acquire all of the issued and outstanding common… Read More

TransferMate Announces Integration Extension With AccountsIQ

TransferMate, a cross-border B2B payments technology solution, announced on Thursday it has extended its integration with cloud accounting company AccountsIQ to offer international payments for AccountsIQ clients. “While AccountsIQ customers can already benefit from the preferential exchange rates and lower fees offered by TransferMate, the… Read More

France’s Banking Challenger Orange Bank Extends Its Patnership with Wirecard to Support Google Pay Transactions in France

Germany-headquartered Wirecard, a payments platform, and France’s Orange Bank, a challenger bank, announced on December 11 that they’re extending their existing business relationship to allow Android users in France to make payments through Google Pay. Orange Bank claims that 17% of all mobile payments in… Read More

Bill.com Goes Public in NYSE IPO, Has a Really Good Day

If timing is everything, Bill.com (NYSE:BILL) nailed it. The payments and software provider completed its initial public offering (IPO) today on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Bill.com floated 9.8 million shares at $22 each – raising over $210 million, but the price opened up… Read More

Onfido Renews Partnership With European Challenger Bank bunq to Provide Users With Trusted Identity Verification Onboarding Experience

Onfido, a global identity verification provider, announced on Thursday it has extended its partnership with European challenger bank bunq to offer users with a trusted identity verification onboarding experience. The duo further explained: “Onfido’s identity verification solution enables secure and simple onboarding for bunq users…. Read More

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