Report: Benchmarking Mobile Remittance Apps #1 – The registration journey and first transfer
April 15th, 2021
In a new report series, we're benchmarking a group of the leading remittance providers, focusing solely on how their mobile applications compare.
Which cross-border payments companies are going public in 2021?
April 14th, 2021
Whether via a SPAC or the more traditional IPO route, the number of payments companies seemingly on the verge of going public is substantial.
Cross-border payments’ biggest funding rounds in Q1
April 13th, 2021
The biggest funding rounds in the first quarter of 2021 came from Stripe, Checkout.com and Rapyd, which boosted their valuations significantly.
What’s next for Currencies Direct?
April 12th, 2021
Currencies Direct is one of only a few major players in the sector that remain private equity-backed. So what comes next?
The future of crypto payment enablement
April 7th, 2021
How many of the leading payment processors and card networks are introducing support for payments in cryptocurrency?
How digital banks are focusing on servicing migrant workers
April 6th, 2021
A new wave of digital banks have launched to cater to the unique needs and challenges of migrant workers.
Report: Benchmarking cross-border ecommerce checkout experiences
April 1st, 2021
Our latest ecommerce report explores how cross-border checkout experiences vary across major retailers, and the impacts for consumers.
How Alpha FX’s valuation compares in B2B payments
March 30th, 2021
Alpha FX has a current market cap of c.£550m, but how does it compare to other companies in B2B payments?
Alpha FX 2020 results see growth despite pandemic
March 29th, 2021
Alpha FX has posted its 2020 annual results with an unusually meandering document for a public company.
Stripe valuation challenges established payment processors
March 24th, 2021
Payments processor Stripe has announced that its valuation has climbed to $95bn – three times what it was worth a year ago.
Intermex results show the importance of retail
March 23rd, 2021
Intermex CEO Robert Lisy on what has driven revenue growth in the company's 2020 results, and the strategy for 2020 and beyond.
Buy Now Pay Later’s FX Challenge
March 22nd, 2021
Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) has become one of the hottest offerings in the payments space, but how does it intersect with cross-border purchases and FX?
Is cryptocurrency driving innovation in B2B payments?
March 15th, 2021
Cryptocurrencies are increasingly entering the B2B payments space – but how far could the development go?
The 2021 Cross-Border Payments 100
March 11th, 2021
Who are the 100 most important cross-border payment companies? Our annual market map has the details.
Cross-border payout capabilities are changing sector-wide
March 9th, 2021
Payout methods is an evolving segment of the market where new payout capabilities emerge.
Have remittances recovered from the pandemic?
March 8th, 2021
Remittances players are already showing signs of recovery from the pandemic, as shown by the latest earnings from Western Union, MoneyGram and Euronet.