Saturday, September 22, 2018
PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

PAYMENTS & REMITTANCES

Ant Financial launches new FinTech brand

Ant Financial Services Group today announced that the Company would open up a full suite of technology products and services Read more: www.finextra.com

Amazon Pay EMI is launched in India

 Amazon, which operates Amazon Pay, a digital payments instrument, is starting Amazon Pay EMI for its ecommerce customers in India. Read more: www.thepaypers.com

Square eyes banking services via cash app

Square is in consideration of offering traditional banking services through its peer-to-peer (P2P) payment app. Read more: www.pymnts.com

TD Bank launches B2B electronic payment service

TD Bank launched a payments solution enabling its small business customers to make and customize electronic B2B payments today. Read more: bankinnovation.net

A15 sells 76% stake in UAE payment company TPAY

A15 has sold a 76 per cent stake in UAE-based TPAY Mobile to Helios Investment, for an undisclosed amount. Read more: fintech.global

Alipay, UnionPay to cooperate on barcode payment

Alibaba’s online payment platform Alipay has signed an agreement with China’s UnionPay in order for them to cooperate on card-less and barcode payments.< Read more: www.thepaypers.com

WorldRemit links up to WhatsApp for its remittance service

Leading digital money transfer company WorldRemit has added WhatsApp notifications to its service Read more: www.finextra.com

Post-netspend settlement, FTC mails refunds

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it is sending out more than 430,000 checks totaling more than $10 million to those impacted by Netspend’s Read more: www.pymnts.com

Major Saudi Bank joins Ripple network for international payments

The National Commercial Bank, Saudi Arabia’s first established bank, has become the latest financial institution to join RippleNet, Read more: www.ccn.com

FinTechs to get access to Singapore’s real-time payment

Singapore Government has announced opening up its real-time payment system, known as FAST, for fintechs to broaden access to payments players. Read more: www.thepaypers.com