Western Union strengthens partnership with Tencent for direct WeChat transfers

Western Union Expands Collaboration with Tencent Financial Technology

Western Union yesterday announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Tencent Financial Technology to partner with Tenpay Global, Tencent’s cross-border payment platform. Customers around the world can now send money from westernunion.com and Western Union’s app directly to their loved ones’ wallets and bank accounts based in China and available within Weixin — known globally as WeChat. Western […]

SeABank and Visa collaborate to boost digital payments

SeABank and Visa strategically cooperate to accelerate digital payments

Southeast Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SeABank, stock code SSB) and Visa Inc. further tightens their comprehensive cooperative partnership by a strategic cooperation agreement on developing digital payments. This cooperation aims to facilitate SeABank’s delivery of the best solutions, improvement of data capacity and expertise to open up new opportunities for advancements, thereby accelerating SeABank’s […]

VerticalScope joins force with The Trade Desk to integrate OpenPass and OpenPath

VerticalScope Partners with The Trade Desk to Integrate OpenPass and OpenPath

VerticalScope Holdings Inc., a technology company that has built and operates a cloud-based digital platform for online enthusiast communities with 65 million registered users, yesterday announced it has adopted The Trade Desk’s OpenPass and OpenPath solutions to provide secure authentication for users and enhanced access for advertisers. OpenPass is a single-sign-on solution created by The […]

S&W announces appointment of Mark Herrmann as the CEO

Mark Herrmann as Chief Executive Officer, S&W Seed Company

S&W Seed Company, a global agricultural company, today announced the appointment of seed industry veteran Mark Herrmann as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2023, following the planned retirement of current CEO, Mark Wong. Wong will continue to serve as a member of S&W’s Board of Directors. “We are excited to announce the appointment of Mark Herrmann, one of the agricultural […]

HTC Global Services and Azentio Software partner to provide digital BFSI solutions

HTC Global Services, a US-based information technology and business process outsourcing services company, is proud to announce its strategic alliance with Azentio Software, a leading software products company headquartered in Singapore, to provide cutting-edge digital BFSI solutions. This new partnership will enable Azentio’s clients and channel partners in the banking and financial services industry to become future-ready organizations, […]

Mitsui & Co. invests in African B2B digital technology company, Kyosk

Mitsui  & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui) is pleased to announce that Mitsui and ETG Global Limited, a company owned by the joint shareholders of ETC Group Limited (ETG, an affiliate of Mitsui), have invested in Kyosk Global Holdings (Kyosk), a technology company that has developed a Business-to-Business (B2B) digital platform. Leveraging smartphone penetration in the African […]

Citi announces lending opportunities in Sweden with launch of Citi Securities

Today, Citi Securities Services announced Nordnet AB (Nordnet), one of the leading pan-Nordic digital platform for savings and investments, as the first Swedish client to start lending through its innovative Citi Securities Lending Access platform. The solution will enable Nordnet to expand its already successful securities lending programme to new markets and new client segments. Citi Securities Lending […]

Covr announces partnership with Smart Choice

Covr Financial Technologies has partnered with Smart Choice to bring its digital insurance platform for independent agents, Covr Pro, to 9,500 Smart Choice agencies, allowing even more independent advisors to use Covr’s leading digital solution. “Covr Pro offers instant access to leading technology and comprehensive support that streamlines insurance transactions and improves client experiences,” said Ron Alexander, Covr President and Chief Innovation Officer. “We’re thrilled that our […]