Apple has reportedly acquired Montreal’s Mobeewave for US $100 million in a deal which could see iPhone’s turned into contactless payment terminals. Continue reading “Apple Acquires Montreal-Based Startup Mobeewave”
Canadians can now turn to challenger bank KOHO to help pay expenses on time and avoid fees and interest.
KOHO launched an Early Payroll feature today to their entire user base, which provides users free access to $100 of their paycheque 3 days before the scheduled payday. Continue reading “KOHO Launches Free Early Payroll Feature”
Lending startup Affirm is partnering with Shopify in the United States to let the e-commerce company’s shoppers pay in installments. Continue reading “Affirm Partners With Shopify to Exclusively Power Shop Pay Installments in the U.S.”
Toronto’s Foxquilt has raised a $3.5 million seed round.
Foxquilt empowers small businesses and B2B networks to save on business insurance by leveraging their Insurance-as-a-Service platform and unique underwriting infrastructure. Continue reading “Insurtech Startup Foxquilt Raises $3.5 Million Seed Round”
Montreal’s Flinks has closed an $11 million Series A financing round to fuel the company’s growth in data connectivity and digitization in the financial services industry. Continue reading “Flinks Raises $16 Million To Accelerate Digitization Of The Financial Services Industry”
PaymentGenes, a recruitment firm based in the Netherlands, is expanding its international footprint, selecting Toronto as the location of its North American headquarters to become part of a world-leading FinTech cluster, supported by a growing technology ecosystem. Continue reading “PaymentGenes Lands in Toronto to Tap into Burgeoning FinTech Industry”
Toronto-based challenger bank STACK has been acquired by San Francisco’s Credit Sesame. Continue reading “STACK Acquired by Credit Sesame”
Toronto-based fintech KOHO has added the support of Google Pay to their no-fee banking app. Continue reading “KOHO Launches Support of Google Pay”
Starting today, Shopify merchants across the U.S. will be able to apply to sell through Walmart.com. Continue reading “Shopify Becomes Walmart’s First-ever Commerce Platform Partner”
Toronto’s Sensibill has partnered with Chase to provide the bank with its digital receipt management solution, making it easier and quicker than ever before for Chase customers to make returns, submit warranties and expenses, track spending and manage their financial health. Continue reading “Sensibill Partners with Chase for Digital Receipt Management”