FinTech

The Step Conference 2023 is back yet again

The highly-anticipated Step Conference 2023 is returning to Dubai Internet City for its 11th edition on February 22-23, 2023. The conference promises ...

Pine Labs enters UAE market

Pine Labs has announced that it has entered the United Arab Emirates (UAE) market. Pine Labs will partner with local banks and financial institutions ...

Al Fardan Ventures partners with Japanese FinTech startup Canaan Advisors

Al Fardan Ventures and Canaan Advisors have decided to strike a partnership to launch a blockchain-based real estate investment platform in the Middle...

BPC extends collaboration with IPS

BPC has extended its collaboration with Bahrain-based International Payment Services. As part of the agreement, BPC will allow IPS to extend the use o...

PayBy continues to disrupt fintech landscape

PayBy has been licensed by the Central Bank of the UAE to conduct Stored Value Facility (SVF) and Retail Payment Services (RPS) operations. The licens...

PwC identifies top trends driving the banking ecosystem in the Middle East

PwC Middle East hosted its inaugural Financial Services Horizons – Annual GCC Leadership Meet featuring guest speaker Brett King, an Australian ...

Saudi fintech company Manafa secures SAR 106 million in Series A round

Leading Saudi fintech company Manafa has announced the closing of its Series A round of SAR 106 million (US$28 million) led by STV and Wa’ed Ventures,...

Fintech Galaxy acquires Egyptian Open Banking platform, Underlie

UAE-based Fintech Galaxy, the first Central Bank-regulated Open Finance platform in the Middle East, announced the acquisition of Underlie, an Egypt-b...

Geidea partners with Magnati to provide customer experiences in the metaverse

Saudi Arabia-based fintech firm Geidea has partnered with Magnati, a payment solutions industry leader, to enable merchants to provide seamless custom...

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