Tag ~online payments

Tag descriptions coming soon to Wherrelz News!

Forget the piggy bank Till Financials kids spend management app gets Gates backing

Slope takes in first capital with visions of being Stripe for global B2B payments

Egypts Paymob closes 185M Series A to expand payments services across MENA

Razer goes big on payments with Visa prepaid card

Stripe cofounder John Collison explains why online payments powerhouse opened an office in Seattle

Payment orchestration platform Gr4vy pulls in another 15M in a Series A extension

Why Walmarts Flipkart is betting heavily on Hindi

The next phase of WeChat

Flutterwave and Visa launch African consumer payment service GetBarter

Aplazo takes in 27M to increase adoption of BNPL in Mexico

Indias Meesho which enables social commerce via WhatsApp raises 50M

Paystack expands to South Africa seven months after Stripe acquisition

African fintech startup Chipper Cash raises 30M backed by Jeff Bezos

Fresh round of 355M lifts online checkout company Bolt into decacorn territory

Brazils new fintech startup Cora raised 10 million on the strength of its founding team

TrueLayer nabs 130M at a 1B valuation as open banking rises as a viable option to card networks

UKbased Playter closes 55M round for its BNPL platform aimed at SMEs

Payrails emerges from stealth with 64M led by a16z to build the OS for payments

Branch raises 48M from Lee Fixels Addition Indeed to provide accelerated payments to workers

A young entrepreneur is building the Amazon of Bangladesh

Looks like some neobanks will be OK after all

Naspers is in talks to invest in Southeast Asias Carousell

Banked raises 20M Series A led by Bank of America and Edenred for US expansion

Sequoia Heritage Stripe and others invest 200M in African fintech Wave at 17B valuation

South African payments startup Yoco raises 83M Series C backed by Dragoneer

Headless commerce company fabric sews up unicorn milestone following new round

India unseats China as Asias top fintech funding source

Philippines payment processing startup PayMongo lands 12 million Series A led by Stripe

Ivorian ecommerce startup ANKA formerly Afrikrea raises 62M preSeries A

Klarna raises 460 million looks to expand its payments presence in the US

Venmo adds a check cashing feature waives fees for stimulus checks

InfraDigital helps Indonesian schools digitize tuition and enrollment

Fintech Kasheesh wants financially strained customers to say bye to BNPL

Equity podcast: More funding for scooters Cruise gets a boost and Chinese IPOs

Blocks Cash App adopts Lightning Network for free bitcoin payments

Messenger adds Venmolike QR codes for persontoperson payments in the US

Square to buy buy now pay later giant Afterpay in 29B deal

ShipBlu bags 24M for its ecommerce and fulfilment service in Egypt

All the reasons why you should launch a credit or debit card

In the wake of Fasts collapse Volume thinks it can crack the payment checkout conundrum

Stitch gets a 2M seed extension hires Benjamin Dada to lead Nigerian expansion

African fintech firm Flutterwave raises 35M partners with Worldpay

SpotOn raises 300M at a 315B valuation and acquires Appetize

Whats a fintech even worth these days

Visa pitches a program offering fintechs faster market access through an ecosystem of partners

Apple enters the BNPL market as regulation competition intensify

Interswitch receives 110M investment from LeapFrog and Tana Africa Capital

Nelo joins the BNPL rush with 20M in new funding and the Mexican market in its sights

ZirooPay raises 114M to scale its mobile POS solutions for retailers across Nigeria

China roundup: Tesla supplier CATL to buy Canadas Millennial Lithium