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Nium Now Valued at US$1.4 Billion with Latest US$50 Million Series E Fundraise

Global payments company Nium has raised US$50 million in a Series E funding round, valuing the company at US$1.4 billion. The round was led by a sovereign wealth fund in Southeast Asia and includes previous investors BOND, NewView Capital, and

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Nium Appoints Alyssa-Jane Tan as Marketing Director for APAC & MEA

Global payments company Nium has appointed Alyssa-Jane Tan as its Director of Marketing for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Middle East & Africa (MEA) regions. Tan brings extensive experience in fintech and digital marketing, having previously held senior roles at Razer

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Nium, Thredd Deepen Partnership for Virtual Card Solutions in APAC Travel Sector

Nium, a major player in real-time cross-border payments, has announced an expansion of its partnership with Thredd, a  global payments processor. The collaboration will focus on issuing virtual cards within the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, aimed at facilitating payments for

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Nium Partners with Artajasa to Enhance Cross-Border Payments in Indonesia

Global payments company Nium has announced a new partnership with Artajasa, a prominent Indonesian payment infrastructure provider. This collaboration, formalised through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the Money 20/20 Asia conference in Bangkok, aims to improve real-time, cross-border payment

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Nium Appoints Alexandra Johnson as Chief Payments Officer

Nium, a real-time cross-border payments platform, has appointed Alexandra Johnson as its first Chief Payments Officer. This strategic addition aims to strengthen the company’s global banking and payment operations. Johnson will lead Nium’s efforts across various markets, focusing on strategy,

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Nium’s Global Expansion Continues with New Zealand Registration

Nium, a real-time cross-border payments platform, has officially become a registered Financial Services Provider in New Zealand. This marks Nium’s first formal entry into New Zealand’s financial market, enhancing its global footprint which now spans over 40 countries. The company’s

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Revolutionising Cross Border Payments in the APAC Ecosystem

In the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, the economic growth narrative is interwoven with technological innovation, propelling the B2B payments market into new realms of possibility.  With a valuation that leapt from US$478.23 billion in 2022 to a projected US$1.14 trillion by

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Meet the 40 Fastest Growing Fintechs in Asia Pacific According to the Financial Times

In the sixth annual compendium of 500 burgeoning companies across the Asia Pacific (APAC) by the Financial Times and Statista, technology enterprises constitute nearly a third of the 2024 roster, with 8% of the APAC’s fastest-growing entities being fintech companies.

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Nium Now Licensed by Japan’s Regulator for Money Transfers Over US$300K

Global payments platform Nium announced that it has secured a payments license to conduct higher-value financial transactions from Japan’s Financial Services Agency (JFSA). According to Nium, it is the first international company to be granted the Type 1 Funds Transfer

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5 Asia Pacific Fintech Firms Eyeing an IPO Earliest in 2024

The fintech industry in the Asia Pacific region is booming, with several high-growth companies potentially eyeing an initial public offering (IPO) as early as 2024. Rapid digitalisation, a young internet-savvy population, and underserved markets make the region ripe for fintech

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