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Fintech Giant Stripe Jumps Into Crypto With a Feature That Lets Twitter Users Get Paid in Stablecoin

“Stripe will allow businesses to pay their users via cryptocurrencies, starting with Twitter, in the latest sign of how large financial firms are warming to digital assets. The $95 billion online payments company said Friday it will start offering merchants the ability to make payouts in crypto through the stablecoin USDC, which is issued by […]
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Funding Circle Founder and Ex-CEO Launches New Payments Fintech

“Samir Desai, a co-founder and long term CEO of Funding Circle until the start of 2022, has raised a $30m round to launch a new fintech Super Payments. Desai, according to a repor t in Sky News, has backing from VCs including Accel, an investor in Funding Circle, and Local Globe, an early Facebook investor, as well […]

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Primer Partners With Hoolah to Bring ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ Solution to Fuel Merchants’ Growth Across Asia

“hoolah, Asia’s leading omnichannel ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ (BNPL) platform, today announces its partnership with Primer, the world’s first no-code automation platform for payments and commerce, allowing merchants in Singapore, Malaysia, and Hong Kong to integrate hoolah’s BNPL solution, while providing consumers payment flexibility and an optimised, seamless shopping experience. An unprecedented innovation in the payment industry, Primer allows merchants to truly […]
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Alacriti Featured in Federal Reserve’s New FedNowSM Service Provider Showcase, Expands Its Unified Payments Platform for the FedNow Service

“Alacriti , a fintech company specializing in payments and money movement, is proud to be featured in the Federal Reserve’s new FedNow Service Provider Showcase, an online resource designed to connect financial institutions looking to adopt and innovate upon the FedNow Service with service providers offering instant payment solutions. In addition, connection to the upcoming […]
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U.S. Xpress Goes “OnRoad” With Comdata

“Comdata, Inc. , a FLEETCOR company and world leader in payment innovation, today announced a recent partnership with U.S. Xpress (NYSE: USX) to advance and enhance its fleet management operations. U.S. Xpress will implement use of Comdata’s OnRoad program to accommodate and facilitate both company and driver purchases.The Comdata OnRoad Card is a universally accepted […]
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U.S. Bank, Apex Fintech Solutions to Deliver Real-time Payments to Brokerages

“U.S. Bank today announced a real-time payment collaboration with Apex Fintech Solutions (“Apex”) to provide greater speed and security to money movement between individual investors and broker dealers. Through its subsidiary Apex Clearing Corporation, Apex provides clearing and custody services to some of the top online brokerages, powering the future of digital wealth management through […]
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Gr4vy Simplifies International Expansion for Merchants With New Global Payment Partnerships

“Gr4vy , a cloud-native payments company, today announced new partnerships with Boku and EBANX to quickly give merchants access to local payment methods in new geographies. These partnerships will fuel international growth and revenue while reducing risk, resource burden and the overall total cost of ownership. Merchants can now access billions of emerging market consumers […]
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EPayments and Alchemy Pay Partner for Australian and NZ Crypto Payments

“Fiat-crypto payments provider, Alchemy Pay (ACH), has partnered with merchant payment provider, ePayments, to offer crypto payments and services in New Zealand and Australia. ePayments will integrate with Alchemy Pay to provide to their merchants with crypto payment acceptance, as well as payments with Binance Pay. As part of the partnership, Alchemy Pay will also leverage ePayments’ NZ […]
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