Digital Payments Articles

Access to finance for farmers: the rise of agrifintech

As climate change shines a light on food security, eAgronom's Robin Saluoks explains how agrifintech could unlock funding for an underbanked group: farmers

Fraud prevention fintech Sardine raises over US$50mn

San Francisco-based Sardine has raised more than US$50mn, led by Andreessen Horowitz, to clamp down on financial fraud within digital payments and crypto.

LianLian Global launches cross-border supplier guarantee

LianLian Global has announced the launch of the world’s first cross-border supplier payments guarantee to China, streamlining services for merchants

Southeast Asian fintech Fazz seals US$100mn Series C round

Fazz, which allows businesses in Southeast Asia to pay, save and get credit easily, has secured US$100mn in Series C funding from the likes of Tiger Global

What's behind the rise of account-to-account (A2A) payments?

We speak to Lena Hackelöer, ex-Klarna and now Founder-CEO at Brite Payments, about why account-to-account (A2A) transactions are becoming so popular.

Going green: achieving net-zero carbon emissions in fintech

Like any other sector, consumers expect fintech to do its part in achieving net-zero. How difficult is that, and what are the risks if we get it wrong?

Hybrid working is here to stay; fintech leaders must adapt

Business coach Peter Boolkah says hybrid working is here to stay – but many leaders rely on 'presenteeism' and are still reluctant to let go of the reins.

WNS Denali links with SMBC to digitalise its procurement

Outcome-driven companies like SMBC partner with WNS Denali to operationalise their procurement function: Business Unit Leader Alpar Kamber explains