Tagged: digital payments

India-Based Digital Payments Platform Pine Labs Secures $82 Million Through Latest Investment Round Led By Actis Capital

Pine Labs, an India-based digital payments platform, has secured $82 million through its latest investment round, which was led by Actis Capital, with participation from Altimeter Capital. Founded in 1998, Pine Labs stated it began its journey with specialty payment & loyalty solutions for closed-user group… Read More

Alipay Announces New Partnership Milestone With Canadian Fintech Motion Pay

Digital payment platform Alipay announced this week it has reached a new partnership milestone with Canada-based fintech Motion Pay Technology Inc. According to the company, the partnership has resulted in a significant number of merchants across Canada enabling Alipay at point-of-sale.  According to the duo, Alipay is now accepted… Read More

Digital Payments Platform Alt Thirty Six Appoints Dash As Payment Method of Choice For New Retail Sectors

Digital payments platform Alt Thirty Six announced on Wednesday has selected Dash as a method of transaction between consumers, merchants, suppliers, and vendors in new retail sectors. The company revealed it will provide a new technology, the 36 platform, which allows industries to accept Dash as a faster… Read More

Circle Launches Free Cross-Border Mobile Payments Based on Blockchain

Circle, a Blockchain based Fintech startup backed by Goldman Sachs, announced recently it was launching its mobile payments solution to the US, UK, and Europe, which will allow people to transfer money across countries without any fees instantly. Free and Instant Cross-Border Payments Blockchain is the… Read More

Indian Mobile Wallet Paytm Acquires FreeCharge, in Talks with SoftBank

Paytm is now in talks with SoftBank to raise up to $1.9 billion in fresh funding, hiking its value to a cool $8 billion or more, according to multiple new sources. Paytm counts over 218 million wallet users; last month alone Paytm clocked 255 million transactions.  Founded… Read More