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Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Best mobile payment apps in 2021

October 25, 2021

Via: TechRadar

The best mobile payment apps offer a simple way to make and send payments using your smartphone. Mobile apps providing contactless payments have become common since the introduction of Near Field Communication (NFC), turning individual smartphones into the equivalent of […]


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Payment industry racks up two more deals

September 20, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

The buying spree for the payments industry continued last week with two more deals that demonstrate the industry is continuing to buy up rivals and startups to drive growth. Fresh off of raising $300 million in new venture capital, the […]


Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Payment industry acquisitions shoot toward record year

September 14, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

The payments industry is poised for a record-breaking year in acquisitions as fintech startups and COVID-19 drive business change for large legacy players. Merger and acquisition research firm Dealogic recorded 125 acquisitions through early September, before a recent spate of […]


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The convenience of buy now, pay later creates risks: Fitch

August 4, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

BNPL providers are rushing to the U.S. market as brands and retailers build the option into shopping experiences. The domestic market is still seen as relatively new by international players, making it a frontier for potential growth. Just this week, […]


Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Bank Collaborations Key To Faster Payment Initiatives

July 28, 2021

Via: PYMNTS.com

SWIFT’s latest product launch signals its continued efforts to accelerate and boost transparency in global B2B payments. But it’s also a reflection of the importance of industry collaboration between banks and FinTech innovators, with traditional financial institutions (FIs) often an […]


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Tap-to-phone payments expected to gain traction, industry experts say

July 22, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

As the pandemic has popularized contactless payments, companies have begun looking to streamline the process and provide merchants with better technology, like turning a smartphone into a payments processing unit. Mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) is the use of a mobile phone […]


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Construction Cash Flow Health Is Built On Payments Predictability – Not Speed

July 20, 2021

Via: PYMNTS.com

B2B payment delays can crush a small business in any industry. Often considered a cash flow problem of larger corporates waiting longer to pay their small suppliers in an effort to protect their own financial positions, delayed B2B payments create […]


Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Why cybersecurity keeps payments executives up at night

July 19, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

Like the rest of the financial services sector, the payments industry is on alert about a rise in cybersecurity incidents, a concern that has only become more acute as the world economy adjusted to the Covid-19 pandemic. Large industry players […]


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PayPal announces a rise in merchant fees for some transactions

June 21, 2021

Via: TechRadar

PayPal is set to raise fees for some of its most widely-used products, including digitial payments and Venmo, as it looks to bring them in line with other e-commerce products and services around today. The changes will mean that US […]


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Buy now pay later services set to soar

June 14, 2021

Via: TechRadar

So-called “buy now pay later” services such as Klarna are due for a significant rise over the next few years, with a market cap set to reach $995 billion by 2026, new predictions have said. A report from Juniper Research […]