Alipay partner Tranglo integrates Ripple’s cross-border payments

January 24, 2020 at 06:30AM Alipay partner Tranglo, a Malaysian cross-border payments solution, has announced a collaboration with Ripple for the latter’s remittance infrastructure ‘RippleNet’. Tranglo began implementing Ripple’s cross-border payments technology last November, according to its project manager Estee Lau. The fintech is known for its cross-border payments application programme interface (API) which integrates … Continue reading Alipay partner Tranglo integrates Ripple’s cross-border payments

HSBC launches real-time payments for business clients

January 22, 2020 at 06:30AM HSBC is improving payments for its business clients through a suite of tools launched last week called Treasury APIs, which are designed to speed up payments for small businesses and large corporate clients alike.  HSBC’s Treasury APIs embed payment capabilities into other workflows. According to the bank, this allows treasurers to make payments from their … Continue reading HSBC launches real-time payments for business clients

B2B fintech Biller Genie helps banks automate business payments

January 22, 2020 at 06:00AM Business payment startups and banks are rushing to offer clients the same kind of intuitive, automated payment experience that consumers have come to expect from their favorite personal finance apps.  While startups like Bento for Business, HighRadius and AvidXchange are working with businesses to solve expense management pain points, Miami-based startup Biller Genie … Continue reading B2B fintech Biller Genie helps banks automate business payments

How start-up Minka is building LatAm’s plumbing for real-time payments

January 16, 2020 at 08:00AM Minka, the start-up bringing real-time payment infrastructure to Latin America (LatAm), is attempting to solve the largely unchanged payments structure in the region despite the disruption of fintech. Its first stop is Columbia, where it is partnering with ACH Colombia – a clearing house similar to the UK’s Faster Payments … Continue reading How start-up Minka is building LatAm’s plumbing for real-time payments

How Upstart and Cross River Bank are automating credit card payments

January 16, 2020 at 05:30AM Despite advances in banking and personal finance technology, paying credit card bills in a simple, time-efficient way is still a pain point for many consumers. According to recent research, 37% of U.S. households revolved credit card debt from month to month last year.  Now, loan startup Upstart and Cross River Bank are adding automation to the process through a direct credit card … Continue reading How Upstart and Cross River Bank are automating credit card payments