SWIFT and Accenture today published a paper on central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) in cross-border payments as part of broader digital asset innovation
Travelex, the world’s leading FX brand, has partnered with advanced global payments platform Nium to extend digital remittance services to their users.
Standard Chartered turbocharges digital payments proposition with investment and the merger of CurrencyFair with Assembly Payments
CurrencyFair, a global cross-border payments platform and Assembly Payments, whose platform automates complex payment workflows, today announce their merger as a result of a strategic investment by Standard Chartered, subject to regulatory approval. SC Ventures, the innovation, ventures and fintech investments unit of Standard Chartered is doubling down on its commitment to the rapidly growing payments industry, following its earlier investment in Assembly Payments in 2020. Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive of Standard Chartered said, “Digital payments is a core strategic area for Standard Chartered and our 2020 investment in Assembly Payments greatly enhanced our presence in the domestic payments business. By bringing together the complementary strengths of CurrencyFair and […]
AFEX and Addsum partner to enable seamless cross-border trade for thriving Australian-Chinese business community
AFEX has today announced a partnership with Addsum, enabling Australian-Chinese businesses to trade more seamlessly across international borders.
‘The Role of FinTech in Modernising Businesses’ report aims to educate Australian businesses on emerging fintech solutions.