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Square takes aim at Stripe PayPal with new payments kit for mobile software developers

French peertopeer payment app Lydia adds Apple Pay support

Gates Foundations new opensource software helps impoverished communities around the world access financial services

Grab the Uber rival in Southeast Asia is now officially also a digital payments company

Citcon raises 30M to make paying with mobile wallets as easy as paying with a credit card

Wealthsimple raises 610M at a 4B valuation

Mobile marketplace OfferUp adds Hold Offers feature as it battles Craigslist eBay and Facebook

Flutterwave backs UK fintech Dapio in 34M round for its contactless payments play

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

PicPay the Brazilian mobile payments platform files for an IPO on Nasdaq

Ant Group buys Singapores 2C2P to further global payments ambitions

WhenThens nocode payments platform attracts 6M from European VCs Stride and Cavalry

Payment service Toss becomes Koreas newest unicorn after raising 80M

Ivorian fintech Julaya raises 2M to digitize business payments in Francophone Africa

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

Klarna offers Pay Now option in US Klarna Card coming soon

Egyptian fintech Paymob raises 50M led by PayPal Ventures and Kora Capital

Mobile Payments Market Size Gross Margin Analysis Emerging Technologies Future Trends Sales Revenue Competitive Landscape and Opportunity Assessment by Forecast 2023

The next phase of WeChat

In the buy now pay later wars PayPal is primed for dominance

Highnote emerges from stealth with 54M and a plan to take on Marqeta in the world of card issuing as a service

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

Egyptian fintech Sympl raises 6M for its save now pay later service

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

WeChat ewallet teams up with Line to target Japans 7M Chinese tourists

Foreign visitors to China can finally go cashless like locals

Venmo adds a checkcashing feature waives fees for stimulus checks

Jiko announces partnership to launch a banking app for the transgender community

Nigerian businesses can now accept Apple Pay on Paystack

Looking to emulate Venmo JoomPay preps a Euro launch for easy bill splitting and cash payments

Razer goes big on payments with Visa prepaid card

LemonBox which brings US vitamins to Chinese consumers raises 2M

Apple Pay launches in Malaysia

PayPal debuts Grant Payments to shift charitable giving from paper checks to electronic transfers

Paystand banks 50M to make B2B payments cashless and with no fees

India unseats China as Asias top fintech funding source

Flutterwave and Alipay partner on payments between Africa and China

Google update will allow digital Covid19 vaccination cards and test results to be stored on Android devices

China Roundup: facial recognition lawsuit and cashless payments for foreigners

Apple Pay Cash launches in beta today letting you send and receive cash in Messages

3 Major Technology Trends to Streamline Efficiency and Productivity

Messenger adds Venmolike QR codes for persontoperson payments in the US

Carrier billing startup Boku to raise 45M in London IPO November 20

Alibaba rival JDcom plays the longgame on technology investment

SimbaPay launches Kenya to China payment service via WeChat

Google to offer checking accounts in partnership with banks starting next year

Naspersowned PayU doubles down on India with 70M deal to buy Wibmo

The next generation of global payments: Afterpay Square

Ivorian ecommerce startup ANKA formerly Afrikrea raises 62M preSeries A

Africa turns to mobile payments as a tool to curb COVID19