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China preps central clearing house for mobile payments providers

China preps central clearing house for mobile payments providers

11 August 2017  |  14397 views  |  0 comments | 9 tweets | 22 linkedin

The People's Bank of China is set to make digital payment firms such as Ant Financial and Tencent use a new central clearing house, a move which will see companies forced to share transaction data with rivals.

Uneasy sits the crown as cash use continues decline

Uneasy sits the crown as cash use continues decline

11 August 2017  |  11434 views  |  0 comments | 3 tweets | 8 linkedin

The numbers of people using cash to pay for everyday purchases in the UK declined by 11% over the past year as growth in contactless card use accelerated.

PayPal buys Swift Financial to boost working capital biz

PayPal buys Swift Financial to boost working capital biz

11 August 2017  |  8906 views  |  0 comments | 13 tweets | 8 linkedin

PayPal is expanding its working capital programme for merchants through the acquisition of online lending firm Swift Financial. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

DBS Bank launches online car selling marketplace

DBS Bank launches online car selling marketplace

11 August 2017  |  11686 views  |  4 comments | 13 tweets | 11 linkedin

Singapore's DBS Bank is taking advantage of new regulatory freedoms to launch an online marketplace for people to buy and sell cars.

Coinbase raises $100m

Coinbase raises $100m

10 August 2017  |  15790 views  |  0 comments | 15 tweets | 15 linkedin

Digital currency exchange Coinbase has joined the unicorn club after raising $100 million in a Series D funding round led by venture capital firm IVP.

Barclaycard International names former Citi digital payments chief Rodrigues CEO

Barclaycard International names former Citi digital payments chief Rodrigues CEO

10 August 2017  |  9913 views  |  0 comments | 2 tweets | 4 linkedin

Barclays has appointed Citi digital payments exec Barry Rodrigues chief executive officer of its Barclaycard International unit.

Bank of England rejects palm oil as replacement for animal fats in plastic banknotes

Bank of England rejects palm oil as replacement for animal fats in plastic banknotes

10 August 2017  |  6012 views  |  0 comments | 6 tweets | 2 linkedin

In a decision that will anger vegans across the UK, the Bank of England has rejected the introduction of palm oil as a replacement for the use of animal fats in future production runs of polymer bank notes, citing environmental concerns and excessive costs.

RailsBank raises $1.2 million in funding

RailsBank raises $1.2 million in funding

09 August 2017  |  10892 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 2 linkedin

RailsBank, a fintech startup led serial entrepreneur Nigel Verdon that promises to provide access to global banking services with 5 lines of code, has raised $1.2 million in a funding round led by Firestartr

Sberbank invests $500 million in e-commerce joint venture

Sberbank invests $500 million in e-commerce joint venture

09 August 2017  |  5489 views  |  0 comments | 5 tweets | 7 linkedin

Sberbank is to spend $500 million to take a 50% stake in Yandex.Market, the e-commerce venture operated by the Russian search engine.

Online retailer Overstock starts accepting Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum

Online retailer Overstock starts accepting Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum

09 August 2017  |  11381 views  |  0 comments | 14 tweets | 8 linkedin

American e-commerce retailer Overstock has doubled down on its cryptocurrency bet, adding Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin to Bitcoin as payments options for nearly four million products on its site.

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