Wednesday, March 29, 2017
PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

South-East Asia’s FinTech pivot

A look behind a trend that has never happened in Southeast Asia before. Read more: www.techinasia.com

Connecting the dots to a modernized payments system

Interac shares the principles to create a faster, modernized payments system. Read more: www.pymnts.com

PayU to set up its Digibank service, release payment product

PayU recently announced plans to launch its own Digibank services in the country. Read more: thetechportal.com

MoneyGram files for confidential talks with Euronet

MoneyGram today announced that it has entered into an Acceptable Confidentiality Agreement with Euronet Worldwide, Inc. Read more: www.finextra.com

WorldRemit launches online money transfers in Japan

WorldRemit, the leading online money transfer business, has launched in Japan. Read more: www.businesswire.com

Lystable takes $10m to focus on freelancer payments

Freelancer management platform Lystable has raised a further $10m in funding to focus on payments. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com

FinTech innovation around checks

Mitek says FinTech innovators should reduce friction in paper checks, not work to take them out of B2B payments entirely. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Payline launches payment processing API

Payment solutions company Payline Data is the latest to launch an API for other businesses looking to process payments. Read more: www.pymnts.com

SAP Ariba pulls bot hype into procurement

B2B FinTech is taking advantage of bot technology across use-cases, from SME banking to accounting. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Dosh pockets $2m for automated cashback app

Automated cashback app Dosh has pocketed $2m in a Seed funding round as it prepares to launch in private beta mode. Read more: www.fintechroundup.com