Tag: Stripe

Forex Weekly Look Back
May 21, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: Admirals launches copy trading service, StoneX Markets rolls out self-service OTC platform

Apifiny announced the appointment of ex-Goldman Sachs Vice President, Jason Jiang, as its latest Chief Technology Officer. The latest appointment at the crypto mining firm is the latest in a trend of veteran executives in the financial industry joining rapid-growth digital asset companies seeking a fast solution to the growing demand from retail and institutions…

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Acquisition
May 17, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Stripe acquires Bouncer to boost fraud prevention

When a transaction is flagged, Bouncer does not block the purchase entirely, a business can use it to verify the card. Bouncer achieves this by requesting live photos of the card which can be taken with a smartphone. The scanning technology supports all card types, cards designs and can even be done in low light.…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
April 23, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: CLS reports an increase in March trading volumes, Lars Gottwik leaves JFD

Robinhood has announced Christine Brown will lead its crypto division as Chief Operating Officer. At her new position, she’ll oversee all of crypto operations and compliance. Brown will also keep her current position of Robinhood Markets’ VP of Product Operations. The Crypto division is part of Robinhood’s efforts to expand access to financial services to…

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Stripe Issuing launches in 20 European countries
April 19, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Stripe Issuing launches in 20 European countries

Stripe Issuing integrates with Stripe’s suite of products and allows users to manage card issuing programmes alongside payments, fraud prevention, analytics, invoices and recurring billing. Businesses can design their own cards with their own branding in the Stripe Dashboard. Stripe handles card production, fulfillment and shipping. Virtual cards are created instantly, while physical cards are…

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Forex Weekly Look Back
March 19, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Forex Weekly Look Back: eToro confirms $10.4 billion SPAC merger, SIX reports 22% rise in operating income

White label technology provider and consulting firm, Qinox Tech, has just announced that the company upgraded its global currency rates data service through a service agreement with OANDA, an FCA-regulated international broker and data provider. According to the partnership agreement, Qinox Tech will provide currency solutions from OANDA. White-label brokers and other service buyers using Qinox Tech’s…

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Stripe obtains $600M funding at $95B valuation
March 15, 2021 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Stripe obtains $600M funding at $95B valuation

John Collison, President and Co-Founder of Stripe, commented: We’re investing a ton more in Europe this year, particularly in Ireland. Whether in fintech, mobility, retail or SaaS, the growth opportunity for the European digital economy is immense. Stripe also plans to expand its Global Payments and Treasury Network with the raised capital. The company announced…

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July 11, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Alipay signs new global partnership with Stripe

Stripe just announced a new global partnership with Alipay, operated by Ant Financial, unlocking the Chinese consumer market for Stripe-powered businesses around the world. Starting today, businesses on Stripe can begin accepting Alipay on their websites in just a few clicks. For the first time, eligible businesses can activate Alipay right from their Stripe dashboards,…

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mobile payment system
June 12, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

Mobile Payment Systems for Startups

The following guest post is courtesy of Luis Aureliano, a business writer and financial analyst. With over 15 years of experience in global finance and an MBA in economics and management, Luis’s areas of expertise include business, marketing, communications, personal finance, macro economics, stocks and emerging markets. As an entrepreneur you have 101 things to…

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