Tagged: flexible payments

London’s Yobota Teams Up with BNPL Fintech Tranch, Following Funding Round

Yobota recently announced its partnership with Tranch, a buy now, pay later (BNPL) startup platform on a mission “to deliver more flexible payments to fast-growing businesses.” Founded in 2016, London-based core banking provider Yobota claims it has “built a fast, flexible, cloud-native core banking platform… Read More

BNPL: NAB Introduces Buy Now, Pay Later Option with No Late Charges

NAB has introduced a Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) solution that it says will not hit consumers with late charges, account fees or interest payments. The banking institution will reportedly allow clients to spend as much as $1,000 through a virtual credit card that’s embedded… Read More

BNPL Fintech Scalapay Teams Up with Twig to Provide Consumers with Frictionless Shopping Experience

Scalapay, which claims to be one of Europe’s leading Buy Now – Pay Later providers, and Twig, the “next generation” of banking and Web3 green payment infrastructure, recently announced an “exclusive” partnership. This partnership will “allow customers to resell products they have purchased via Scalapay… Read More

Splitit Introduces Installments-as-a-Service Platform, Announces OCM as First Merchant to Adopt the Tech

Splitit recently unveiled a new way to drive installment payments via its merchant-branded Installments-as-a-Service platform. Instead of originating new loans, Splitit taps existing consumer credit on payment cards “to simplify the checkout experience embedded into the existing payment flow.” While merchants are experiencing increased sales… Read More

BNPL: Affirm to Become First Buy Now, Pay Later Partner “Fully Integrated” to Carat from Fiserv

Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM), the payment network that empowers consumers and “helps merchants drive growth,” and Fiserv, an international provider of payments and financial services tech solutions, announced a relationship that will “make Affirm available to Fiserv enterprise merchant clients later this year.” With this partnership,… Read More

BNPL: Optty Introduces Independent Platform for Retailers to Add Buy Now, Pay Later Providers

Optty, which claims to be the first Buy Now, Pay Later integration platform, has in stealth raised more than $9 million in private funding and recently announced its solution “for retailers and payment gateway providers to revolutionize the fast-growing sector with transparency, simplicity, and speed.”… Read More

BNPL: Primer, hoolah to Bring Buy Now, Pay Later Solution to Support Merchants’ Growth Across Asia

hoolah, which claims to be Asia’s leading omnichannel ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ (BNPL) platform, recently announced its partnership with Primer, the “first” no-code automation platform for payments and commerce, “allowing merchants in Singapore, Malaysia, and Hong Kong to integrate hoolah’s BNPL solution, while providing consumers… Read More

BNPL: Buy Now Pay Later Expected to “Disrupt” Consumer Payments in Australia, Report Reveals

Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) is gaining prominence and emerging “as an alternative credit tool for consumers in Australia, with tech-savvy millennials especially using the service,” according to a report from GlobalData, a data and analytics firm. BNPL offers clients with the flexibility or option… Read More

BNPL: Fintech Affirm and Poshmark Expand Partnership to Offer Payment Flexibility

Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM), the payment network that empowers consumers and helps merchants drive growth, and Poshmark, a social marketplace for new and secondhand style, announced a 2-year extension and expansion of their partnership “to deliver increased payment flexibility to shoppers.” Poshmark was one of the… Read More

BNPL: Codebase Technologies Introduces White-Label Buy Now Pay Later Solution

As adoption and usage of BNPL grows as the alternative payment method of choice for younger consumers, Codebase Technologies has responded by creating an innovative BNPL solution to assist banking institutions with addressing the threat of rising BNPL brands. Leveraging Codebase Technologies’ virtual banking platform,… Read More

Denmark based Split Payments Fintech Anyday Secures €4M via Seed Round

Danish Fintech firm Anyday has secured €4 million in capital via a seed round in order to bring its split payments (Buy Now, Pay Later) BNPL-style service to Scandinavia. Anyday’s split payment concept allows consumers to divide the cost of a purchase into four manageable… Read More

Dutch BNPL Fintech in3 Secures $11.1M, Enters Deal with Payments Firm Worldline

Dutch Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) Fintech in3 has secured $11.1 million in capital and entered a deal with payments company Worldline in order to bring its products and services to more merchants. In3 was launched back in 2018 by a professional team that had… Read More

BNPL: Dollar General Adds New Financial Services Including Buy Now Pay Later Options

Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced a series of financial services aimed at improving access to banking options and offering additional customer payment alternatives. New services reportedly include the introduction of Dollar General’s exclusive spendwell banking platform, a Buy Now, Pay Later test program with Sezzle… Read More

Australia’s Zip to Acquire US based BNPL Firm Sezzle

Zip Co Limited (ASX: Z1P) and Sezzle Inc. (ASX:SZL) are pleased to confirm that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Zip has agreed “to acquire Sezzle in an all-scrip transaction by way of a statutory merger under the laws of the State… Read More

Fintech Klarna Reveals that Most Consumers Don’t Know How Much Interest They’re Charged when Using Credit Cards

Klarna, an international retail bank, payments and shopping platform, recently noted that six out of ten or 60% of credit card users don’t know how much interest they are actually being charged. This, according to the latest YouGov research that was commissioned by Fintech firm… Read More

BNPL: Consumers More Likely to Complete Purchase if Merchant Has Buy Now, Pay Later Option, Affirm Reveals

If you’re like many other digital commerce merchants, the best part of the shopping experience takes place when a client clicks that “buy” button and becomes a (hopefully) loyal customer. One way to boost these website conversions for your business is to give clients the… Read More

BNPL Fintech Plentina Teams Up with Southeast Asia’s Digital Retailer ZALORA

Plentina, a Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) Fintech focused on serving emerging markets, has teamed up with Southeast Asia’s digital retailer ZALORA in order to provide its short-term financing option. Residents of the Philippines may download the Plentina app to access loans valued at up… Read More

BNPL: Railsbank to Drive Transformative Changes in Buy Now Pay Later Market

Embedded finance experiences platform Railsbank has driven a stake into the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) market by “giving retailers a greater share of the spoils.” Current BNPL providers brand their own offerings which “take the customer away from the original retailer’s website and onto… Read More

BNPL: Fintech Klarna Introduces Physical Buy Now, Pay Later Card in the United Kingdom

Klarna, an international retail bank, payments, and shopping service, is introducing a  physical card in the United Kingdom, allowing consumers the chance to take advantage of Buy Now, Pay Later or BNPL options at traditional bricks and mortar store locations. Currently available in either black… Read More

Fintech Company Affirm Shares Survey Results Revealing 58% of Consumers Would Rather Use BNPL than Credit Cards

The team at Fintech company Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM) notes that two years of living with a global pandemic have “reshaped expectations for consumers and retailers in 2022.” Affirm writes in a blog post that shoppers plan to “travel and buy new clothes, and many retailers… Read More

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