PCN Pulse- Coinbase acquires BRD, France blocks Wish & Klarna rolls out Pay Now in the US

PCN Pulse

Coinbase, US-based cryptocurrency exchange acquired crypto wallet firm BRD. European consumers returning to in-person shopping can take advantage of Stripe Terminal’s payment infrastructure into the physical world. British fintech Atom Bank adopts a 4-day work week. France moves to block e-commerce marketplace Wish after testing out its concerns about fraud and violations. Klarna will roll out Pay Now in the US and introduce its Klarna card to US consumers.

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Discover the latest news from fintech startups. Varo Bank tripled its valuation and African fintech unicorn Wave emerged to innovative cryptocurrency programs, increasing interest in farmland, greater support for female fintech returners, and Monzo’s bandwagon into the Buy Now, Pay Later market. Meanwhile, US agencies and the IRS crack down on cryptocurrency.