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Amazon targets unbanked with 'Credit Builder' card

Amazon has teamed up with Synchrony Financial to launch a secured credit card targeted at Americans with no credit history or bad credit. The Amazon Credit Builder has many of...
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Breaking the paradigm:Social benefits from banking

Tom Hewson, Senior Partner, RedCompass, speaks about how banks are tackling low ROE and trying to cut costs while complying to regulation, what opportunities will come from these challenges, what...
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Breaking the paradigm: Social benefits from banking

Tom Hewson, Senior Partner, RedCompass, speaks about how banks are tackling low ROE and trying to cut costs while complying to regulation, what opportunities will come from these challenges, what...
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Winning partnerships and building a neo bank

Ricky Lee, Founder and CEO of sync & Noel Smith, Business Development Director for Transact Payments Ltd. speak at Money 20/20 Europe about the launch of sync, how it differs...
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EQ Bank: Thoughts behind the launch

Dan Dickinson, Chief Information Officer, EQ Bank, speaks at The Temenos Community Forum about the thought behind the launch of EQ Bank, the challenges and successes along the way, the...
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Alipay teams up with European mobile wallet operators

Six prominent mobile wallets across Europe, together with Alipay, announce today a collaboration to promote QR code-based digital payment interoperability for travelers both in Europe and from China. Bluecode, ePassi,...
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Paper checks still predominantly used in B2B payments, study finds

(The Paypers) US-based consultancy Mercator Advisory Group has launched a report indicating that paper checks are still dominating B2B payments in the US. Original link
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New Indian challenger Payzello launches

(The Paypers) Payzello is a new challenger bank in India, focusing on the retail market that offers a wide variety of products, with a specific focus on personal finance management. Original...
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Amaiz launches banking app for entrepreneurs

(The Paypers) Amaiz , a UK-based fintech, has launched its first business banking app for UK entrepreneurs. Original link
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Invoiced to reveal accounts receivable automation and tax compliance automation

(The Paypers) Invoiced has revealed the integrated availability of Avalara 's AvaTax solution into Invoiced's accounts receivable automation system. Original link
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Destination XL Group Modernizes the Customer Journey With Strategic Investment


The men’s big and tall apparel retailer is deepening its relationships with existing and new customers by better understanding preferences around promotions, pricing and assortment. Original link
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Autonomous Vehicle Startup Gatik Launches From Stealth With Walmart as a Partner


Gatik, a startup deploying autonomous vehicles for B2B short-haul logistics, has launched from stealth with Walmart as a partner. Learn how Gatik will fill the critical 'middle mile' part of logistics....
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Ratnakar Lavu Claims Global Chief Digital Information Officer Position


Nike’s Digital Transformation a Slam Dunk The footwear retailer’s growth is being led by digital. Uncover how Nike is acquiring new members and driving spikes in buying at double-digit rates and...
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Guess? to Invest Big in New Tech Infrastructure and Data Analytics


Apparel retailer Guess? plans to spend up to $65 million this year on investments to its technology infrastructure, store openings and remodels. Original link
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NEC wants to lead Malaysia's digital ID project

(The Paypers) NEC has entered the competition to lead Malaysia’s digital identification project, as the government prepares to introduce biometric IDs for its 32 million citizens. Original link
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Visa and Western Union collaborate on cross-border money transfers

Today, Visa (NYSE:V) announced a new strategic agreement with Western Union (NYSE:WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement. Western Union will implement Visa Direct, Visa’s real-time1 push...
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US users blocked by Bittrex from trading in 32 cryptos

(The Paypers) Cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has revealed that it will block its US-based users from trading in 32 cryptocurrencies, after 21 June 2019. Original link
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Ecommerce in Vietnam to surge to USD 13-15 bln in 2020

(The Paypers) Vietnam`s ecommerce growth is expected to surge to USD 13-15 billion in 2020, according to its Ministry of Industry and Trade. Original link
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Allied Wallet's USD 110 mln fraud charges settled with FTC

(The Paypers) A report by the Financial Times has revealed that Allied Wallet settled with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over fraud and money laundering charges. Original link
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Benfica to allow crypto payments from next season

(The Paypers) An unprecedented move in the Portugal-based primera liga has been revealed, with Benfica announcing that they will be accepting Bitcoin and Ethereum payments. Original link
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