SumUp raises €295m, Revolut launches BNPL, Volt releases Verify, and MPE2022 goes to Berlin

PCN Pulse

British Unicorn, SumUp, raises €295m in venture round led by Bain Capital Ventures. Financial super app, Revolut, launches BNPL service in Europe. Open banking provider, Volt, launches Verify, an ultrafast account ownership authentication service. Shopify and Twitter partner up to expand merchants’ reach on social media. Europe’s #1 Merchant Payments Conference returns back to Berlin […]

PCN’s Guide to Job Success – Salary Negotiation

PCN's Guide to Job Success

We all know that salary negation can be a challenging process for candidates, especially, for popular industries like Fintech, Saas, Cybersecurity, or E-commerce where there is a high demand for senior or executive positions but a shortage of experienced candidates. However, if you’re going through an interview process you should be able to know your […]

Budget Insight raises $35 million

Bertrand Jeannet, CEO at Budget Insight and Romain Bignon, Founder at Budget Insight

Budget Insight raises $35 million in funding from PSG Equity to become one of Europe’s Open Finance leaders The management team and Crédit Mutuel Arkéa will remain shareholders alongside PSG Equity. A clear ambition: to emerge as Europe’s leader in Open Finance, a sector currently consolidating around a handful of big players. An ambitious business […]

Launching Episode 1 from our Risk video series with Netcetera

Today, we launch our new three-part Risk video series with our client Netcetera.  Diving into the ins and outs of Risk Management, the first episode from the series features an insightful discussion with specialists in the fields of 3DS and Risk. Together, they share their knowledge on risk and fraud prevention and how it can […]

Entrust Empowers Digital Financial Card Issuance with Acquisition of Antelop Solutions

Entrust, a global leader in trusted identity, payments and data protection, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Antelop Solutions, a financial technology company that enables financial institutions to issue secure digital credit and debit cards to their customers. Combining Antelop’s solutions with the industry leading Entrust card issuance portfolio, Entrust can help banks and financial […]

Emerging Payments Awards Celebrates Leaders in UK Payments Industry on October 6 2021

Save 5% off your VIP ticket with code PCN5 The Emerging Payments Awards hosted by the Emerging Payments Association, celebrates innovation and collaboration by recognising companies that have made significant advances in how we pay today.  Now in its 14th year, the EP Awards is the most prestigious event of the year for the UK payments industry. […]