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Mastercard Expands Strategic Global Partnership With Marqeta

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, and Mastercard announced on Thursday they have extended global partnership to expand into new geographies, open access to new products, and launch additional card programs together. The duo reported they… Read More

J.P. Morgan Collaborates With Marqeta For Virtual Card Program

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, announced on Tuesday that  J.P. Morgan will be using its card tokenization capabilities for the financial giant’s virtual card program. According to Marqeta, the new functionality, which is anticipated to… Read More

California based Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Might Conduct an IPO, After Raising $150 Million at a $4.3 Billion Valuation

US-based Marqeta Inc, a major payment card issuing Fintech firm whose investors include giant Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs, is reportedly planning to work with various investment banks in order to potentially launch an initial public offering (IPO). As reported by Reuters, which cited… Read More

Fintech Marqeta Raises $140 Million at Huge $4.3 Billion Valuation

Advised by Fintech investment bank FT Partners, Marqeta has raised $150 million at a valuation of $4.3 billion vaulting the company higher in the ranks of both global and US Fintech unicorns. The investment was led by one of the world’s largest asset managers coming… Read More

Fortress Fintech? These Three Fintechs are Killing it Right Now

Earlier this week, Crowdfund Insider wrote about the challenges some Fintech lenders are encountering due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Online lenders in the SME, consumer, and real estate sector are seeing a shift in business as borrowers and investors back away in a market… Read More

Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Announces First Australian Transactions & Continues Expansion

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, announced on Tuesday it has begun transacting in Australia. The company reported it will also be supporting two of its major global customers, Klarna and Doordash with their own expansions… Read More

Marqeta Milestones: Issues 140 Millionth Card & Doubles Revenue For The Fourth Straight Year

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, announced on Tuesday it is set to issue its 140 millionth card in 2019, ending a calendar year filled with major growth milestones as its open API payments issuing and… Read More

Marqeta Announces New Partnership With Mambu to Provide Customers Access With Card Processing Technology

Marqeta, a fintech unicorn that claims to be the first global modern card issuing platform, recently announced it formed a new partnership with Mambu, a cloud banking services provider. Marqeta reported that through the partnership Mambu’s customers will be given access to Marqeta’s card processing… Read More

Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Shares Industry Predictions for 2020

Marqeta is one of those Fintech unicorns that is killing it but not getting a whole lot of coverage because it is not consumer facing. Marqeta provides the digital rails to enable businesses to create innovative payment programs and cards allowing companies to customize their… Read More

Marqeta Now Offers “Reserve Financing Product.” Integrated Borrowing Available to Firms Using Prefunded Cards

Marqeta has announced a new “Reserve Financing Product.” Marqeta Reserve Financing is tailored to the needs of companies struggling with the logistical, practical and administrative burdens of funding a reserve account to launch new payment card programs and keep it actively replenished with funds. Marqeta… Read More

Marqeta Partners with Visa, Targets 4.3 Billion Asia Pacific Population

Visa (NYSE:V), the ubiquitous credit card and payments rails, and Marqeta, the modern card issuing platform, have announced a new partnership designed to “ease global expansion for multinational card programs.” The project is said to provide a streamlined developer-friendly path for Visa issuers to launch… Read More

Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Appoints Vidya Peters As First Chief Marketing Officer

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Marqeta, a U.S.-based fintech valued at over $2 billion, announced earlier this week it has appointed Vidya Peters as its first Chief Marketing Officer. According to Marqeta, Peters recently served as Chief Marketing Officer of MuleSoft and will be responsible for Marqeta’s global marketing efforts… Read More

Following $260 Million Series E Funding, Fintech Unicorn Marqeta Creates 175 New Jobs In 2019, As Growth Accelerates

Marqeta, an Oakland, California based Fintech valued at over $2 billion, reports that the company has experienced “exponential revenue growth.” Following a Series E funding round that raised a whopping $260 million, Marqeta says it will hire 175 new employees during this year as it… Read More

Fintech Marqeta Says More Dramatic Change in Banking is Coming as Consumers More Willing to go Digital Only

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Marqeta, a successful card issuing platform that provides an advanced infrastructure for building highly configurable payment cards, is out with a note saying more dramatic change is coming for the banking industry. Citing results from an in-house survey, Marqeta says customers preferences have shifted from… Read More

Fintech Unicorn: Marqeta Raises $260 Million at a $2 Billion Valuation

Fintech Marqeta is the newest addition to the Unicorn herd as it has closed on $260 million funding round at a $2 billion valuation. The Series E round, led by Coatue Management, should help solidify Marqeta’s importance in the burgeoning card issuance market both domestically… Read More

Fintech Marqeta Raises $250 Million in Series E Funding Round, Valued at $2 Billion

Payments Fintech Marqeta has just raised $250 million in a Series E funding round that reportedly valued the firm at around $2 billion. It was reported that hedge-fund firm Coatue Management LLC led the investment round. Omri Dahan,  Chief Revenue Officer of Marqeta, recently told… Read More

API Platform Marqeta Raises $45 Million Through Latest Investment Round Led By ICONIQ Capital With Participation From Goldman Sachs

On Tuesday, API platform Marqeta announced it raised $45 million through its latest investment round, which was led by ICONIQ Capital with participation from Goldman Sachs. The funds brought Marqeta’s total funding to $116 million. Founded in 2010, Marqeta states it is on a mission… Read More

Marqeta Partners with Alipay for US Transactions

Alipay has partnered with Marqeta on real-time payment processing for millions of Chinese travelers visiting North America. Marqeta is an open API payment card issuing platform. Alipay, part of Alibaba, is the world’s leading third-party payment platform with more than 520 million users. Through the partnership,… Read More

Q&A with Head of Alternative Lending at Fintech Marqeta

Recently, Crowdfund Insider published an article about Marqeta signing a partnership with Visa on payments and loans. The marriage is designed boost innovations in commercial and consumer payments and online lending. Visa also made a strategic investment in Marqeta at that time to the tune… Read More

Marqeta & Visa Ink Global Partnership to Power Payments & Loans

Visa (NYSE: V) and Marqeta, a payment card issuing platform that can provide consumers with immediate loans, has announced a global partnership to propel innovations in commercial and consumer payments in lending. Visa has also made a strategic investment in Marqeta and led a $25… Read More

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