PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

How porch pirate theft steers e-commerce

Theft of delivered goods from porch pirates threatens the thriving eCommerce ecosystem, and most online retailers don't even know it. Read more: www.pymnts.com

Payza adds new cryptocurrencies to exchange

Payza announced a cryptocurrency exchange expansion to include the "most popular" Bitcoin alternatives: Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, Dash & Monero. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Instant payments set to displace cards in Europe

Ovum’s research has found that instant payments will account for more than $337 billion worth of European E-commerce transactions in 2027. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Wirecard lends speed and functionality to partner VEON

Wirecard, a Germany-based provider of payments solutions worldwide, now manages third-party payments functionality and airtime top-up on VEON. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Razer acquires stake in Malaysian e-payment platform MOL

The strategic tie-up will see MOL distribute Razer's virtual currency, zGold. Read more: e27.co

WePay and the innovation of payments

Payments was a specialized domain of very specialized players; but these days that is changing, as some big brands are redefining themselves as commerce enablers. Read more: www.pymnts.com

MyCash Online bags $556,000 through crowdfunding app pitchIn

Malaysia-based MyCash Online has reportedly raised around $556,000 through crowdfunding app pitchIN. Read more: fintech.global

Mobile payments platform MobiKwik in talks for new funding round

Mobile payments platform MobiKwik is reportedly in talks to raise between $100m to $150m for its latest funding round. Read more: fintech.global

Guazi.com nets over $400m in Series B funding round

China-based C2C car trading platform Guazi.com has netted over $400m in its Series B financing round. Read more: fintech.global

Billon receives e-Money registration from FCA

Billon Financial, the distributed ledger technology (DLT) based payment provider is a FCA registered small e-money firm. Read more: thefintechtimes.com