Capitalizing on the growing popularity of mobile payments in Malaysia, ride-hailing company Grab has been granted a license by Bank Negara Malaysia to offer what it calls “e-money services” in that country.Read More
Author: Kim Graber
Recognizing that collaboration can strengthen a solution and help all the parties grow their influence, another leading software provider has partnered with Facebook.Read More
The Black Friday shopping tradition used to bring up images of consumers lined up outside national chain stores waiting to fight the crowds for deals on new game consoles. But thanks in part to fintech companies, benefit from that post-Thanksgiving (U.S.) spending mood is spreading to smaller merchants and even nonprofits as well.Read More
As WePay Chief Strategy Officer Rich Aberman sees it, there are two primary types of acquisition plays in the payments industry.
First, there’s the kind where one payments company buys another payments company and rolls it into an existing business, for the boost in revenue or transaction volume.
Then, there’s what Chase is doing with its plans to buy WePay.Read More
Adding to the wave of payments providers looking to strengthen their integrated payments offerings, recent payments startup Pineapple Payments announced on Friday that it has acquired payment facilitator Payline Data Services.Read More