Tagged: expansion

Buy Now Pay Later Payments Platform AfterPay Set to Offer Savings Accounts & Cash Flow Tools to Australia Customers

  Afterpay, a digital platform that offers interest-free installment plans for online purchases, is continuing its expansion efforts by launching a savings account and cash flow tools in Australia. The latest expansion comes just a couple of months after Afterpay announced its expansion into Canada…. Read More

Coinbase Milestone: Coinbase Card Makes Debut in the U.S.

Cryptocurrency platform Coinbase announced on Wednesday its Coinbase Card has made its debut in the U.S. Coinbase reported that the card allows crypto to be used for payments and purchases online and in-store, as well as ATM withdraws.  “The introduction of Coinbase Card was a significant milestone… Read More

Global Fintech Infrastructure Platform Nium Announces Expansion into Africa With New Executive Appointments

Nium, a global financial technology infrastructure platform, announced on Tuesday it is expanding its services into Africa. According to Nium, the expansion will be led by newly appointed executive Dana Nino (Senior Vice President for Global Growth, Customer Success, and Partnerships) and will be supported… Read More

iCapital Network Appoints Marco Bizzozero & Tom Slocock to Accelerate European & Asian Expansions

  iCapital Network, a fintech providing access to alternative investments, announced on Monday it has appointed Marco Bizzozero and Tom Slocock to Accelerate its Expansion in Europe and Asia.  iCapital reported that Bizzozero will join iCapital on December 1st as Head of International and a… Read More

Visa Launches “Visa Tap to Phone” in More Than 15 Markets With Plans to Expand into the U.S.

  Visa (NYSE: V) announced on Wednesday after piloting Visa Tap to Phone over the past year, the financial giant is now making the product available in more than 15 markets with plans to expand to the United States and accelerate global product growth in… Read More

Pie Insurance Announces Expansion of Service to Florida & Wisconsin

  U.S.-based insurtech startup Pie Insurance announced on Tuesday it has expanded its service to both Florida and Wisconsin.  The expansion comes just days after Pie announced it has exceeded $100 million in cumulative written premium and surpassed $100 million in annualized run rate premium. As previously reported, Pie describes… Read More

Digital Banking Solution Meniga Announces Operations Expansion to the U.S.

Meniga, UK-based AI-powered digital banking solutions announced on Friday it has expanded its services to the U.S. The U.S. launch comes less than six months after Meniga secured €8.5 million through its latest strategic investment round, which was led by French banking group Groups BPCE with… Read More

Following Series A Funding Success, U.S. Fintech Payrix Announces Australia & New Zealand Expansion; Completes Acquisition of

U.S. fintech Payrix announced on Wednesday it is set to expand its services in Australia and New Zealand, as well as completed its acquisition of Brisbane-based payment service provider, IntegraPay. The expansion efforts come just days after Payrix announced it secured $50 million through its… Read More

U.S. Insurtech Next Insurance Announces Expansion of Workers’ Compensation to 24 Additional States

Next Insurance, an insurtech seeking to transform small business insurance, announced on Wednesday the availability of its Workers’ Compensation offering to 24 additional states across the nation, which includes Alabama, Iowa, Louisiana, and Virginia. “Workers’ Compensation is essential not only for high-risk jobs like those in… Read More

Galileo Expands Partnership With U.S. Fintech BluePenguin

Fintech

U.S. fintech BluePenguin Payments, Inc. announced on Tuesday it has expanded its partnership with API-based payments platform Galileo Financial Technologies. Founded in 2018, BluePenguin Payments provides an electronification of a business customers’ accounts payable. The company’s commercial customers use our FinTech platform to convert a… Read More

German Digital Only Bank N26 Strengthens Executive Leadership Team with New Senior Executive Hires

  Digital-only bank platform N26 announced on Monday the appointment of two key senior executives, a new Chief People Officer and Chief Operating Officer, set to join the company next month. According to N26, both roles will report directly to N26 co-founder and CFO Maximilian… Read More

Santander Bank Partners With Correos to Provide Basic Financial Services in Spain

Santander Bank recently announced it has signed a deal with Correos to provide services in Spain. The agreement will allow the banking group to provide services at a total of 4,675 Correos offices from the first quarter of 2021, with Santander’s basic financial services reaching… Read More

Cryptocurrency Exchange & Custodian Gemini Makes Debut in the UK

Gemini Trust Company, LLC (Gemini), a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, announced on Wednesday its launch in the UK. The platform reported that it is now offering its services in pound sterling (GBP) and its UK launch comes just after the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) granted… Read More

Xignite Announces Enhancement In Bond Master Data API & Expands Coverage to More Than Two Million Bond Issues From 190 Countries

Xignite, a provider of market data cloud solutions for financial institutions and fintech companies, announced on Wednesday it recently enhanced its Bond Master API. Xignite offers several APIs that provide real-time, delayed, historical fixed income pricing and reference data for corporate and agency debt bonds…. Read More

Visa Launches “Click to Pay” Feature in Canada

 Visa Canada announced on Tuesday the expansion of the “Click to Pay” feature in Canada. According to Visa Canada, the feature helps consumers make secure, swift purchases across various merchants and platforms, which is now more important than ever before given the world’s accelerated shift… Read More

Oyster Financial Secures $14 Million Through Seed Funding Round Led By Monashees & SV Latam Capital For Mexico Expansion

U.S./Mexico fintech Oyster Financial recently announced secured $14 million through its latest seed funding round, which was led by Monashees and SV Latam Capital with participation from FJ Labs, Fintech Collective, Kevin Efrusy, Redpoint Ventures, S7 Ventures, and Ulu Ventures. The funding will go towards the company’s expansion into Mexico. Founded in… Read More

Dutch Micro-Investing Mobile App Peaks Announces Expansion to Spain & France

Peaks, an Amsterdam-based micro-investing app, announced earlier this week that is has expanded its service to Spain and France. The company noted it will now be available in four European countries. Founded in 2016, Peaks claims its mobile app is the “easiest” way to set… Read More

Trulioo Announces Expansion of Identity Verification Capabilities to Pakistan

Trulioo, an on-demand global identity verification company, announced on Wednesday it has expanded its identity verification capabilities to Pakistan. This news comes less than two months after Trulioo expanded the capabilities to Vietnam. “Pakistan wants to improve its socio-economic well-being and inclusion by building a… Read More

TransferMate Announces Expansion of North American Regulation With New Mexico License Approval

TransferMate, a cross-border B2B payments technology solution, announced on Thursday it scored a significant boost to its international footprint, securing a new payments license in Mexico. According to TransferMate, the license marks a major milestone on the platform’s global growth journey. Founded in 2008, TransferMate… Read More

Hippo Insurance Announces Expansion to Delaware

  U.S. insurtech startup Hippo Insurance recently announced it launched in the state of Delaware. Founded in 2015, Hippo describes itself as a home insurance company that’s changing the way people safeguard their most important asset. “We’ve reimagined the traditional homeowners insurance policy, removed things that… Read More

Send this to a friend