As business becomes ever more global, payments diversity and new forms of trade financing and onboarding become ever more important. That doesn’t meant investors won’t be rattled by certain developments — something PayPal learned this week — or that fraudsters won’t keep trying to gain an upper hand.
35 percent: Market share for real-time bank transactions in Finland and Sweden
23 million: Active merchants on the PayPal platform
$3.1 trillion: Amount tied up in outstanding invoices in the U.S.
90 percent: Share of Canadian consumers who digitally interact with their banks
61.2 percent: Portion of firms that electronically review suppliers’ financial performance histories