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Facebook to Shut Down P2P Payments For Messenger in the UK & France

Social media giant Facebook is reportedly removing P2P money transfer services through its messenger app for UK and France. According to TechCrunch, Facebook is set to close the service in the countries on June 15th. While it will be shut down in the UK and… Read More

TransferWise Integrates Money Transfer Bot With Facebook Messenger

Global peer-to-peer lending platform TransferWise announced earlier this week it has integrated its money transfer service, TransferWise Bot, with Facebook Messenger. The online lender revealed that customers may now send money and set up rate alerts without having to leave the Facebook Messenger app. TransferWise reported that users… Read More

Brief: Canada’s Thinking Capital Launches Artificial Intelligent Fintech Chatbot

On Tuesday, Canadian online lender for small businesses Thinking Capital announced the launch of its new artificial intelligent fintech chatbot, “Lucy.”  This new feature will enable business owners to instantly engage with Thinking Capital 24/7, starting on Facebook Messenger. Thinking Capital reported that Lucy would be able… Read More

Update: Creative Shopping App Fy Nears £375,000 on Seedrs

Back in September, creative shopping app, Fy, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £375,001 for its online services. The app has become so successful that it is currently nearing its initial goal on the equity platform. As previously reported, the app, which was created in 2014… Read More

Facebook Messenger’s P2P Payments Feature Goes Live in NYC: Messenger App Already Available in Seattle, Portland and Austin

Now in the Big Apple, Facebook Messenger’s payments service has been tweaked to make it easier for friends to send money within conversations. Although launched in March, the P2P payments feature has so far only been available to Messenger app users in a few cities, including Seattle,… Read More

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