Buy now, pay later stories
Retail sector set to account for almost half of embedded finance market
Embedded finance is set to be worth US$3.5 trillion to the global retail sector, according to a new report.
2021 the year of retention for retailers - report
Transparent delivery, flexible payment options and website speed are key factors driving online shoppers.
BigCommerce offers Sezzle BNPL integration for merchants
"Sezzle’s commitment to giving consumers a responsible way to slowly build credit without taking on large amounts of debt was a key differentiator in deciding to make them a preferred BNPL partner.”
ASUS selects hoolah as first ever BNPL retail partner
ASUS says there is wide appeal for BNPL services amongst millennials and Generation Z.
Payments industry 'flying blind' as vulnerable consumers get caught in BNPL debt
"This is building up to be a trainwreck for vulnerable customers and the question for regulators is whether they will prevent substantial consumer detriment."
The rise of the Neobanks: How they challenge traditional banking
Neobanks are catering to customers who are tired of the big banks and those who seek alternatives, says financial advisory firm Mozo.
Buy Now Pay Later users ditching their credit cards
"Buy Now Pay Later has changed the face of the way we pay for goods."
Instalment service provider PartPay acquired by Australian player Zip
The acquisition gives Zip exposure to four key geographies – New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States and South Africa.