Global Payments

Global Payments
Flutterwave CEO: African Consumers Need Faster and Secure Payments to Thrive in the Digital Economy
September 28, 2023

Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, has all the tools for success in today’s connected global economy. But despite its economic prowess, restricted access to foreign currencies remains a major hurdle that is hampering international transactions, curtailing investments, and limiting individuals’ abilities to tap into global opportunities. ...

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Flutterwave Extends Remittances Solution to US and Canada
August 01, 2023

Flutterwave has extended its remittance solution to the United States and Canada, enabling money transfers from those countries to Africa. With this expansion, the Send App can now be used to send money to and from 34 countries around the world, the payments technology company said in a...

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Fundacíon Dondé Rolls out Western Union Remittance Services Across Mexico
June 28, 2023

Fundacíon Dondé has rolled out Western Union remittance services at 332 branch offices across Mexico. The nonprofit private assistance institution’s partnership with Western Union now enables Mexican families to receive up to 50,000 Mexican pesos (about $3,000) per remittance, the organizations said in a Wednesday...

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Cross-Border Sellers Want Tools – and Insights – to Avoid FX and Localization Pitfalls
May 16, 2023

Selecting countries ripe for cross-border expansion requires thoughtful analysis of the payments landscape within different geographies to enable successful market penetration with minimal cost and risk to the merchant. That was a key takeaway from a PYMNTS conversation with Roman Tazetdinov, head of geo expansion at Worldline....

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dLocal Debuts All-in-One Payment Solution
April 13, 2023

Payment platform dLocal has debuted a new “all-in-one” tool for online businesses. dLocal for Platforms lets dLocal onboard sellers, service providers or contractors to the platform, while dLocal verifies them before paying out, according to a Thursday (April 13) press release. “Everyone selling their services...

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Businesses Tame Market Volatility With Multi-Currency Wallets
December 27, 2022

Foreign exchange (FX) volatility presents challenges for cross-border payments, but digital multi-currency wallets offer a solution. According to Ola Oyetayo, CEO at B2B cross-border FX and payments enabler Verto, several of their customers are concerned about how the “macro” will impact them on a 6-month...

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Pomelo Taps Galileo to Power Global Credit Remittances for Families
November 20, 2022

Galileo Financial Technologies has teamed with money transfer company Pomelo to add its API-enabled technology to the Pomelo card. The company said in a news release that the card lets families in the U.S. build and extend credit access abroad without racking up costly remittance...

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Payroc Debuts Embedded Finance API Platform
October 20, 2022

Global payments company Payroc has debuted a new API suite and developer documentation site, a press release said, which will give technology providers more embedded payments flexibility. The platform was intended to equip Payroc’s partners with the control to make unique payment experiences within their...

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eInvoicing Needs a ‘Translation Layer’ as Business Payments Go Global
October 18, 2022

After a couple of decades, you’d think that electronic invoicing would be pretty much perfected — a done deal, with standardized formats across companies and across countries. As Billtrust President Steve Pinado told Karen Webster, “Companies have been generating PDFs and sending emails with invoice...