PayPal enables Skype app payments

PayPal is on a tear and looking to significantly boost its P2P payments volume through Venmo, which already posted 103% growth in the second quarter, reaching $8 billion, reports Paybefore, Banking Technology’s sister publication. The company has announced in a blog post that any of the more than one billion people who’ve downloaded the Skype […]

Fintech funding round-up: 26 July 2017

Bread but with the bluster removed. Following on from yesterday’s concise report, our latest fintech funding round-up keeps it brief. Features Cleo, Skype, ItzCash, Ebix and research from Innovate Finance. The “Siri of personal finance,” Cleo, a virtual money assistant, has received £2 million in funding from Skype’s co-founder Niklas Zennström and venture capital (VC) […]