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Fintech & Ecommerce

Half a trillion wiped off fintech valuations

The aggregated valuation of fintech companies diminished by nearly half a trillion dollars

News

Tokenised Payment Transactions to Exceed 1 Trillion Globally by 2026, with Click-to-Pay as the Main Driver

Worldwide tokenised payment transactions are expected to reach over 1 trillion by 2026 due to the rise of ‘one-click’ solutions

Finance & Economics

Fed to raise interest rates by another 0.75 percentage point

The latest meeting of policymakers signalled they are likely to raise interest rates by at least 0.75 percentage point later this month

Fintech & Ecommerce

Fintech startups account for less than a fifth of all VC funding

Fintech is no longer a priority for VC investors as global venture funding slows down

News

Mastercard Engage expands with open banking opportunities

Mastercard partner network will now include its open banking services for fintechs, merchants and lenders

News

Indian blockchain company raises $100M to promote UN sustainable development goals 

5ire aims to combine sustainability and blockchain technology with a layer-1 protocol incentivising the use of UN sustainable development goals (SDGs)

News

Stripe’s Internal Valuation Shrinks by 28%

Stripe’s board approved the lower internal share price effective June 30

Science & Technology

Bank cards are getting costly: what does Ukraine have to do with that?

The global chip shortage caused by the post-Covid recovery and aggravated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is driving the bank card cost up

Blogs

Innovation Accounting: A Necessary Part of Any “Lean Startup”

Daniel Martin Author   It is so exciting and fulfilling to bring a world-class innovative solution that addresses a real existing problem. A recent example is the pharmaceutical companies’ innovative drive to contain the coronavirus during the pandemic with vaccines in the shortest possible time.  BioNTech and Moderna – considered biotech startups, leveled up vaccine […]

Finance & Economics

Annual Transactional Value at Neo Banks to reach $3.4 trillion in 2022

The popularity of digital-only Neo banks has skyrocketed during the last few years, but the growth is slowing down

Science & Technology

Instagram launched Creator Marketplace for selected brands

A small group of brands active in the US would be now testing a new set of Instagram tools for discovering and reaching out to creators 

Fintech & Ecommerce

Adyen launches Tap-to-Pay for iPhones

Global fintech platform Adyen has launched its Tap-to-Pay payment method for iPhone users

Finance & Economics

Deutsche Bank to develop a white label BNPL product for e-commerce

Deutsche Bank is working on a white label buy now, pay later solution for online retailers and e-commerce marketplaces in partnership with Viennese fintech Credi2

News

Amazon brings revamped smart shopping carts to Whole Foods

Upgraded Dash Cart will carry more groceries right to the customers’ cars and have a simpler user interface

News

World Bank reports the majority of the global population adopted digital payments due to pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has driven a “global surge” in digital payments, with two-thirds of adults worldwide now making and receiving digital payments

Blogs

8 Ways to Protect Your Identity From Theft

Daniel Martin Author   Almost every American has heard tales of identity theft or fallen victim to it. Your credit card might have been used by a mysterious person overseas. Or, you might wake up to a compromised debit card, a drained bank account, or a poor credit rating that you can’t explain. Most of […]