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Cloud Featured News

Zoom Elevates Platform Experience With Launch of Zoom Apps and Zoom Events

FTS News Desk
Zoom Drives Innovation of Video Communications with New Solutions to Empower the Hybrid Workforce Zoom Video Communications, Inc. announced the general availability of its latest innovations, Zoom Apps and Zoom Events. Zoom Apps seamlessly embeds third-party apps within the Zoom Meetings and desktop client experience, enhancing collaboration, productivity, and entertainment for today’s hybrid......
Digital Payments Featured Fintech News

Cellulant Gets Approval from Bank of Tanzania to Become a PSSP

FTS News Desk
In a bid to expand its Payments Platform, Cellulant Tanzania becomes one of the 5 Payments Solution Service Provider in the Country The Bank of Tanzania (BOT) has issued an approval in principle to Cellulant Corporation to operate as a Payment Solution Service Provider in Tanzania having satisfied all the necessary......
Cryptocurrency Digital Payments Featured Fintech News

Mastercard Creates Simplified Payments Card Offering for Cryptocurrency Companies

FTS News Desk
Reduces friction in experience and provides greater choice for consumers by helping crypto companies offer card programs Suite of partners include Circle, Paxos, Evolve Bank & Trust, Metropolitan Commercial Bank, Uphold, BitPay, Apto Payments, i2c Inc. and Galileo Financial Technologies Mastercard announced it will enhance its card program for cryptocurrency......
Digital Payments Featured News

Leading Commerce Technology Company FortisPay Adds Industry Vets to C-Suite

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Newly hired executives will help company continue its rapid growth Fortis Payment Systems, LLC (FortisPay), a payment technology leader for businesses, independent software vendors (ISVs), and developers, announced the addition of three new top executives to lead the company’s continued growth  and expansion into new markets. The leadership team will......
Analytics Featured Mobile Banking News

Forex Trading Trends in a Time of Uncertainty

Sudipto Ghosh
The world’s largest market, the forex market, has also been affected by the pandemic and seen trading volumes up to 2.4 quadrillions. The world continues to look for ways to negotiate the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Millions have lost their livelihoods and individuals and companies still face uncertainty.......
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Danske Bank A/S to merge MobilePay with Norwegian Vipps and Finnish Pivo

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Danske Bank A/S has entered into an agreement with OP Financial Group in Finland and the consortium of banks behind Vipps in Norway to merge the three mobile payment providers MobilePay, Vipps and Pivo. The ambition is to create Europe’s best and most comprehensive digital wallet. Serving 11 million users......
Banking Featured

CR2 Market Insight: African Banking and Payments Trends

Sudipto Ghosh
African banking and payments industry is showing positive growth across all technology domains.  According to the latest CR2 report, across Africa, all banking and payment channels are showing positive growth – from ATM usage through to mobile wallets. The key challenge for banks is to equip themselves so that they......
Cryptocurrency Currency Exchange Digital Payments Featured News

Forex Cryptocurrency: How to Choose What to Trade in 2021

Sudipto Ghosh
Forex Cryptocurrency, just like any other forex trading, involves transactions of currencies. However, Forex Cryptocurrency is a fairly new and non-standardized process as of now. In Africa, we are seeing huge growth in crypto trading, and the major reason for this growth is attributed to cryptocurrency’s popularity. Trading in cryptocurrency......
Banking Commerce Featured

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Announces ‘Tech Sprint’

Sudipto Ghosh
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] has announced ‘Tech Sprint’ to reach the ‘last mile’ of unbanked Americans. FDIC maintains stability and public confidence in the nation’s current financial system. The ‘tech sprint’ is designed to explore new technologies and techniques in the US fintech ecosystem. It would help expand......
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Oversight Shares Top 10 Most Shocking Expenses List From Dog Pedicures to a Yacht Captain’s Salary, These Real-Life Expense Report Findings Are Downright Absurd

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Oversight, the global leader in spend management and risk mitigation technology, released its Top 10 Most Shocking Expenses list. According to Oversight’s proprietary spend data, in pre-pandemic years organizations lost an average of $7 million in T&E and P-card fraud for every $1BN of revenue generated and lost an additional......