PAYMENTS ON FIRE RESOURCE CENTER
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Payments On Fire is the industry’s leading resource center for payments professionals. Here, you’ll find the resources and thought leadership that only Glenbrook’s experienced team can provide. Curated news stories, insightful opinion papers, provocative podcasts, and more – it’s all the thinking you need to stay competitive in a dynamic payments world.
August 15, 2023
July 24, 2023
May 10, 2023
Electronic Payments Coalition
April 17, 2023
April 13, 2023
dLocal’s For Platforms Brings a Unified Payment Solution for eCommerce Marketplaces, Ride-Sharing Solutions, and Social Media Platforms
March 9, 2023
June 30, 2022
Qenta, Inc. Unveils First Comprehensive Financial Services and Technology Platforms for Emerging Markets
“Qenta, Inc., a financial services and infrastructure platform with cutting-edge technology and a proprietary enterprise-grade blockchain, the Qenta Operating System, today unveiled an enhanced and integrated suite of financial solutions. With a focus on Africa, Latin America, Asia Pacific, and Central and Eastern Europe, Qenta offers tokenized assets, multi token wallets for digital banking, cashless […]
June 22, 2022
“The Mojaloop Foundation today announced the launch of its Mojaloop Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Center of Excellence (COE) in Singapore to advance financial inclusion in emerging markets. In addition, the Mojaloop Foundation announced the appointment of Nick Drury, a seasoned executive with nearly 25 years of experience innovating payments technology to drive inclusion, as the Mojaloop CBDC COE Director. […]
April 15, 2022
OPay Was Approved by The Central Bank of Egypt to Issue Prepaid Cards to Help Digital Finance Reform in Emerging Markets
“Emerging market fintech unicorn OPay has received preliminary approval from the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) on April 13 to partner with Masria Digital Payments (MDP), Egypt’s largest card provider, to issue prepaid cards in Egypt. OPay plans to issue 200,000 prepaid cards in the first phase, which will provide Egyptian users with convenient and fast non-bank financial services and promote the […]
March 30, 2022
“A new survey released today by non-profit Stellar Development Foundation and UK-based cryptocurrency payments platform Wirex has revealed a heightened awareness, and increasing use and acceptance, of cryptocurrencies for cross-border payments in four key developed and emerging countries — United States, United Kingdom, Mexico and Singapore — indicating that crypto is being used for sending […]
March 24, 2022
“dLocal, the leading payment platform connecting global merchants to emerging markets, today announced their strategic partnership with SaaS eCommerce platform BigCommerce. Under the new partnership, dLocal will power cross border and local-to-local payments to support BigCommerce’s global expansion in Latin America.”
March 1, 2022
“Global payments network EMQ launches real-time payments to Pakistan in a drive to bolster its payment capabilities across South Asia, with more markets underway. This extends EMQ’s network infrastructure deeper into the domestic market, providing customers worldwide with real-time payouts to mobile wallets, bank accounts or cash pick-up in Pakistan, while making financial services more […]
February 16, 2022
“Global payments network EMQ today announced that it has significantly augmented its real-time cross-border payments across South Asia, including direct access to Nepal and India’s Immediate Payment Service (IMPS), with Unified Payments Interface (UPI) and additional markets in the pipeline. These major enhancements provide a more transparent and cost-efficient payments solution for our customers worldwide, […]
February 4, 2022
“Tribal , a B2B payments and financing platform for emerging markets, has raised $60M in Series B funding led by SoftBank Latin America Fund .”
December 13, 2021
Tribal Credit, Bitso, Stellar Development Foundation Partner to Enable Faster, Cheaper Int’l B2B Payments in LatAm
“Tribal Credit , a B2B payment and financing platform for emerging markets, is joining forces with leading Latin American crypto exchange, Bitso , and the Stellar Development Foundation (SDF), to create instant and cheaper cross-border payment services between Mexico and the US. Tribal Credit’s new cross-border payment service enables companies in Mexico to send B2B […]
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