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Paypal diversifies its offering and may look at cryptocurrencies again

Paypal diversifies its offering and may look at cryptocurrencies again

Paypal continues to invest strategically to deliver digital payment innovations to merchants and customers alike. The company’s growth continues apace as a series of strategic partnerships with customer reward cards, Samsung Pay, Mastercard and Visa extend Paypal’s reach. Paypal has recently extended its reach into investments as it looks to extend its financial capabilities and has indicated that it may look at cryptocurrencies again
By Rachel Doyle | Friday, January 5th, 2018 | US
BitFury link with Hut8 in significant partnership as blockchain firms are flourishing

BitFury link with Hut8 in significant partnership as blockchain firms are flourishing

Hut8 and BitFury the blockchain company link up to focus efforts on building a significant data centre for mining cryptocurrency, Hut8 plans to raise $33million through shares (private release), plans to establish North America as one of the largest bitcoin mining centres globally as blockchain enterprise firms flourish.
By Rachel Doyle | Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 | US
Transfermate funding from Allied Irish lights the way for fintech to be embraced by banks

Transfermate funding from Allied Irish lights the way for fintech to be embraced by banks

Transfermate agrees investment of $35million in an apparent link deal that see support for cross border payment firms and traditional financial institutions. Challenges exist for banks looking to embrace alternative technology and innovating in the traditional banking sector. International B2B transfer payments partnerships and investment are likely to rise as the traditional banking sector attempts to innovate.
By Rachel Doyle | Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 | UK
OFX appoints new Chief Technology officer (ex-Google) in a significant move for future innovations

OFX appoints new Chief Technology officer (ex-Google) in a significant move for future innovations

East and South Asia combined represent a significant region for international payments accounting for half the world’s remittance payments. OFX appointment signifies two strategic moves for the company strengthening North American operations and bolstering Asia Pacific operations, at a time when the Singapore regulator is looking to support money transfer apps to reinforce its competitive banking edge for sending money throughout the region
By Rachel Doyle | Friday, December 29th, 2017 | Australia

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