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Airwallex Expands into Lithuania

Payments and infrastructure Fintech Airwallex is expanding into Lithuania, according to a note from the firm. Airwallex currently operates in 19 locations around the world, including a presence in Asia Pacific, Europe, the UK and North America. Airwallex employes approximately 1200 individuals. After its last… Read More

Airwallex, American Express to Diversify Merchant Payments Acceptance Options

Global fintech Airwallex has announced the launch of a partnership with American Express, allowing Airwallex customers “to accept American Express Cards as a payment method.” Airwallex customers in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore and the United Kingdom will now be able to “accept American Express Card… Read More

TripActions Selects Airwallex for Cross Border Transactions

Airwallex has been selected by TripActions to power cross-border payments and currency exchange for TripActions Liquid, its corporate card, and expense management solution. Ravi Adusumilli, Global Head of Partnerships and General Manager of Americas at Airwallex, says identifying faster and safer ways to move and… Read More

Fintech Airwallex, Agoda to Support Hong Kong Business Travelers

With the surging demand of international business travel, global fintech platform Airwallex is partnering with Agoda, a global digital travel platform, “to make travel planning easier for Hong Kong SMEs and startups.” As mentioned in the announcement, Airwallex Hong Kong customers will “be able to… Read More

Plaid, Airwallex Partner on Payments

Airwallex has partnered with open banking platform Plaid. The agreement will see Airwallex offer an integrated solution for Automated Clearing House (ACH) payments. Airwallex said this will enable a more seamless and cost-efficient way to authorize debits from bank accounts into Airwallex accounts.  Users will… Read More

Fintech Airwallex to Accelerate Growth in APAC with New CRO, APAC GM

Global fintech platform Airwallex is pleased to announce that Kai Wu has been jointly appointed “as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Asia-Pacific General Manager (APAC GM).” Kai has “held a number of senior positions at Airwallex for close to five years, including as… Read More

U.S. SMEs to Expand Operations Despite Economic Uncertainty, New Survey Reveals

A recent study by global fintech platform Airwallex revealed that small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) businesses in the U.S. “plan to expand in 2023.” While the pandemic and uncertain market conditions have impacted many businesses this year, a vast majority of SMEs (82%) still “plan… Read More

UK SMEs Still “Optimistic” About Global Expansion Plans, New Survey Reveals

Global fintech platform Airwallex announced that UK-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remain optimistic about international expansion next year, “with almost three-quarters (70%) planning to expand into, or further into, foreign markets in 2023.” The independent research, which surveyed 500 UK SME decision makers in… Read More

Paysera Teams Up with Global Fintech Airwallex

Paysera has reportedly made an agreement with the global Fintech platform Airwallex. This agreement opens the gateway for Paysera’s customers to send funds to 149 different countries and open IBAN accounts of 9 countries. Bashkim Zeqiri, the Vice President of the Paysera Group, and the… Read More

Airwallex to Allow Merchants to Accept Buy Now Pay Later Payments via Atome Partnership

Global fintech platform Airwallex announced a Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) functionality in partnership with Atome, Asia’s lBNPL brand. Announced recently, the collaboration will “enable Airwallex merchants to offer BNPL as a payment option to shoppers across Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.” The partnership… Read More

Airwallex Raises USD $100 Million, Valuation Holds at USD $5.5 Billion

Airwallex has raised an additional USD $100 million at a valuation of USD $5.5 billion, the same as its previous round. The “Series E extension” raising money from existing investors, Square Peg, Salesforce Ventures, Sequoia Capital China, Lone Pine Capital, Hermitage Capital, 1835i Ventures and… Read More

High-Potential Cross-Border Digital Commerce Markets Revealed in Airwallex, PPRO Report

China and the US present the “greatest” opportunity for cross border eCommerce expansion in 2022 and beyond, according to a joint report from Airwallex and PPRO. China has “the largest cross border eCommerce market with a total value in 2021 of USD 301.5 billion.” The… Read More

Fintech Airwallex Reports that Aussie Businesses Are Charging Ahead with Global Expansion

Australian businesses have “ambitious” plans for international expansion, as new data from global fintech Airwallex reveals more than two thirds of small-to-medium Aussie businesses (69 per cent) plan “to be operating outside Australia by 2027.” Airwallex’s inaugural Australian Business Growth Index found “a third of… Read More

Fintech Airwallex Introduces Online Payments App on Shopify

Airwallex, which claims to be a leading global Fintech platform, announced the launch of its Airwallex Online Payments App on Shopify. The Airwallex Online Payments App is “a payment gateway plugin that merchants can integrate on their online store to accept payments from their global… Read More

Fintech Airwallex Explains How they Make Accepting Apple Pay More Seamless

The team at Airwallex notes that as the global online sales continue to grow, “so do customer expectations.” Digital wallets such as Apple Pay are “becoming more popular, more secure — and without all the friction, more necessary for eCommerce success.” As noted in the… Read More

Airwallex Teams Up with Plum to Support its Stock Investing Feature

Airwallex, an international Fintech platform, recently announced its partnership with investing app, Plum, in order to support its cross-border payments and FX requirements. Airwallex was selected as Plum’s international payments and FX partner “to support the launch of Plum’s new stock investing feature that will… Read More

Airwallex Selected by Qantas to Provide New Financial Services

Airwallex has been selected by Qantas Loyalty as the partner for its new financial services offering, Qantas Business Money, According to a statement by Airwallex, Qantas Business Money will be available in Q2 of the year to more than 350,000 small and medium-size businesses (SMEs)… Read More

Fintech Airwallex CEO Jack Zhang Shares 2021 Highlights, Reveals 2022 Plans and Strategy

Jack Zhang, the Co-founder and CEO at Fintech Airwallex, notes that in the past year, they continued on their journey to build one of the biggest international financial infrastructures by expanding their platform capabilities and geographic presence. Zhang writes in a blog post that Airwallex… Read More

Fintech Firm Airwallex Launches International Payment Services in Singapore

Fintech platform Airwallex has announced its official launch in Singapore, following its grant of a Major Payment Institution (MPI) license by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and “a beta launch in November last year.” Singapore businesses are now able to benefit from Airwallex’s suite… Read More

E-Commerce: Airwallex Offers Global Accounts, Affordable Online Payments, Borderless Cards

Airwallex notes that the world of e-commerce is “changing rapidly.” As consumers continue to drift away from the high street into the “outstretched arms” of digital commerce marketers, brands are “upping their game.” Airwallex writes in a report that we should no longer just show… Read More

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