Payments News
nbsp;

On The Web

nbsp;

Providers

Pixpay Is a Challenger Bank for Teens Focused on Pocket Money

“Meet Pixpay , a French startup that wants to replace cash when you’re handing out pocket money to your kids. Anybody who is older than 10 years old can create a Pixpay account, get a debit card and manage pocket money. Challenger banks are nothing new, but they’re still mostly targeted towards adults. If you […]
nbsp; nbsp;

Providers

Tink Expands Open Banking in Spain, Portugal and Italy

“Tink, a Stockholm-based open banking platform, said it has expanded its European presence with entries into Portugal and Italy as well as opening a new office in Madrid, Spain. Tink officials said the Portugal launch follows a September agreement with Caixa Geral de Depositos, which launched a consumer banking app called Dabox, which includes aggregation, […]
nbsp; nbsp; nbsp;

Providers

Razer Fintech Plans to Build ‘world’s First Global Youth Bank’ Targeting Youth and Millennials

“Singaporean entrepreneur Min-Liang Tan’s Razer Fintech – the fintech arm of gaming hardware maker Razer – has applied for a Digital Full Bank Licence in Singapore, with a focus on the underserved youth and millennials segment, the company announced on Thursday (Jan 2). If successful, the firm will build what it calls the “world’s first […]
nbsp;

Providers

S.Korea Launches “Open Banking” Services to Lower Fee, Enhance Convenience – Xinhua | English.news.cn

“South Korea’s financial regulator said Wednesday that it formally launched “open banking” services in a bid to lower transaction fees and enhance convenience for using online banking services. Under the open banking system, bank customers will be allowed to use any mobile banking application they choose to approach their bank accounts at any local bank […]
nbsp;

On The Wires

nbsp;

Providers

N26 Unveils Its US Debit Card Benefits Perks Program With New Partners Lime, Booking.com, and Headspace

“N26 Inc. , the US subsidiary of N26 GmbH, parent company of one of Europe’s fastest growing mobile banks, today announced an expansion of its Perks program, which offers customers exclusive cashback rewards and discounts when using their N26 debit card. The partners include some of the most popular global brands in travel, mobility, wellness, education, and […]