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PayPal chief upbeat on growing Venmo userbase

PayPal’s Venmo platform reported another record quarter for customer sign-ups, CEO Dan Schulman revealed, highlighting …

Tencent, SHKP partner to promote WeChat Pay in HK

China-based Tencent is partnering with one of Hong Kong’s largest property developers, Sun Hung Kai …

Altice Portugal eyes mobile money

Altice’s Portugal unit is reportedly in discussions with two banks about tapping into its digital …

Retail group, mobile payment giants plot Germany push

Google, Mastercard, Visa and Wirecard joined a newly formed consortium led by the EHI Retail …

Venmo hikes fee for Instant Transfers

PayPal mobile payments service Venmo announced plans to raise the fee it charges for Instant …

US politicians wade into India data row

US senators reportedly urged India to relax its stance on citizens’ data being stored locally, …

Westpac enables cheque payments via smartphones

Australian bank Westpac detailed plans to use mobile technology to breathe new life into one …

Google Pay takes PayPal partnership to Germany

Google Pay expanded its integration with PayPal to serve customers in Germany, more than a …

Mobile key to Wirecard growth strategy

Germany-headquartered financial technology company Wirecard detailed plans to place mobile payments at the heart of …

Dubai launches blockchain-based digital currency

Dubai credit bureau emCredit teamed with blockchain payment provider Pundi X and fintech company ebooc …