Financial Services

Mastercard signed deals with Sokin, i2C, and One Global to launch cards and mobile wallet solutions as cash use quickly falls across the region.

On today's episode, we discuss the different types of cryptocurrency, the significance of paying with it, and what's most likely to drive adoption. "In Other News," we talk about the most significant short- and- long-term changes of the fintech bubble bursting and how neobanks plan to actually make some money. Tune in to the discussion with our analysts Grace Broadbent and David Morris.

Working with the restaurant delivery software provider lets Block build out its Square for Restaurants suite.

Musk says he’d consider turning Twitter into a super app with a strong payments focus and pointed to WeChat as a “good model.”

GoParrot helps restaurants set up and manage online ordering and payments and can strengthen the Square for Restaurants suite.

More than half of consumers in the UK would switch their bank if it was caught laundering cash, new research shows.

ESG ratings lack the consistency and timeliness to inform research, according to a unit of Goldman Sachs.

The program lets customers use facial and fingerprint biometrics to pay for purchases in-store—but they’re not sold on the tech yet.

Inefficiency and environmental impacts make Bitcoin unfit as a payments network, per Sam Bankman-Fried. We think CBDCs pose better chances.