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Invoices sent by small businesses using Wave can now be paid right when they’re received in Outlook.
“Coinstar is proud to enable Amazon Cash at Coinstar kiosks for cash-preferring customers, who can now enjoy the same benefits of shopping online as any other customer.”
The deal, which is expected to close in Q3 2018, will see iZettle’s co-founder and CEO Jacob de Geer stay on to lead iZettle.
Customers’ money will be held in segregated accounts at banks insured by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corp.
The BRD team has also partnered with Changelly to help transfer more tokens than Bitcoin and Ethereum – including their own BRD token.
Circle’s new USD Coin is meant to solve a key problem in digital currencies’ use case: volatility.
Project Jasper is a collaboration between Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada, TMX Group, and Accenture.
The Vota app lets you connect your bank cards from Chase, Capital One, Wells Fargo, US Bank, Citi, and other Visa cards, to get an easy-to-read feed of what and where you’re spending — information you can opt to share with individual friends or family members.
Jirnexu has raised the funding from US-based SIG Asia Investments.
Neo-banking startup OPEN raises pre-Series A funding, looks to diversify into lending and wealth management
The funding was led by Unicorn India Ventures and Recruit Co. Ltd.