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MTN eyes $6B valuation for money unit

MTN Group CEO Ralph Mupita (pictured) told Financial Times (FT) the company targeted a valuation …

SoftBank, Line venture eyes global expansion

SoftBank Corp’s Z Holdings completed an integration with messaging app company Line and outlined plans …

MTN cosies up to Mastercard

MTN Group struck a strategic partnership with Mastercard to advance its e-commerce strategy across Africa, …

China mobile payment gains fuelled by pandemic

Mobile payment transaction numbers in China grew in 2020 as people looked to reduce contact …

China targets payment services with tighter regulations

China’s central bank called for comments on proposed regulations to tighten oversight of payment services …

Globe fintech unit raises $175M

Globe Telecom’s fintech arm Mynt raised more than $175 million from Bow Wave Capital Management …

Orange Bank lures small businesses with Anytime buy

Orange acquired direct banking company Anytime as the group looks to expand the reach of …

Singapore issues digital licences to open up banking

Singapore’s central bank issued only two of three possible wholesale digital banking permits but awarded …

Dutch regulator probes NFC payment services

The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) launched an investigation into competition in smartphone-based …

Ant Group denies mulling Paytm stake sale

Alibaba’s financial arm Ant Group rejected speculation it was considering offloading its stake in Indian …