PayPal posted strong results across segments in Q3 2016, allowing the firm to increase its growth targets for the year without changing its margins — a good sign for the rest of the year.
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Third is Stripe, which offers a customizable payment solution for developers, who can manually adjust settings inside Stripe's API to craft a product that best fits their needs. Stripe facilitates the... Read More
The growing partnership between PayPal and MasterCard is one small piece of the continually evolving payments ecosystem, which includes card issuers, merchants, processors, and more.
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Almost every type of financial activity — from banking to payments to wealth management and more — is being re-imagined by startups, some of which have garnered blockbuster investments. Meanwhile, the... Read More
Mastercard is “actively seeking to expand” its relationship with PayPal, according to Banga.
Building a relationship with PayPal could help Mastercard in two key ways:
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Billionaire Marc Lasry Sees Bitcoin's Price Reaching $40,000
Another billionaire investor has made bullish comments on bitcoin.
Marc Lasry, the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Avenue Capital Group, an investment firm with $9.6 billion in assets under managem
Pop Icon Peter Gabriel Has Invested in a Blockchain Startup
Legendary musician Peter Gabriel is backing UK-based blockchain startup Provenance, though the full amount of Gabriel's investment has yet to be disclosed.
Gabriel, formerly the lead singer of rock
US Government Backs Decentralized Energy Grid With $1 Million Grant
The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) has announced it will award a grant of nearly $1 million to a blockchain startup in a move aimed to advance the development of a decentralized energy grid.
World's First Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange Finally Opens to the Public
The world's first bank-backed cryptocurrency exchange is now open to the public after months of delays.
Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings formally launched its in-house crypto trading platform,