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Malaysia's Mobile Money, Bangladesh's bKash Team With Ripple On eWallet Remittances

PYMNTS

Our partnership with Ripple makes us one of the first few eWallet companies to offer such digital remittance solutions to Bangladeshi workers, and we’re confident that it will enable us to stay ahead of the competition while expanding our user base.”.

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GrabPay Chosen For Malaysian eWallet Initiative

PYMNTS

As it aims to drive the digital economy in Malaysia, the GrabPay eWallet has been chosen to take part in the e-Tunai Rakyat initiative that will roll out in mid-January. The initiative is an effort to encourage eWallet usage.

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Ant Financial Buys Stake In Vietnamese eWallet eMonkey

PYMNTS

China’s Ant Financial has negotiated an unannounced strategic investment in Vietnam’s eWallet startup eMonkey , Reuters reported on Friday (Dec. It is anticipated that Ant will have “significant influence” over the eWallet, one of the sources told Reuters. 20) citing sources.

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Los Angeles, Healthvana Link Up To Put COVID Vaccine Proof In eWallets

PYMNTS

Los Angeles County, a hot spot for the spread of the virus, is now offering a digital record that can be placed in an eWallet. Digital wallets could soon be used to prove that a patient has been vaccinated as part of the fight against COVID-19.

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eWallet Startup MoMo Lands $100 Million From Warburg Pincus, Other Investors

PYMNTS

Rising eWallet star MoMo is on a roll when it comes to bringing new investors on board. The eWallet firm, Vietnam’s largest, has pulled in $100 million from a group of six investors co-led by Warburg Pincus and Goodwater Capital, Reuters reported on Wednesday (Jan.

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Tranglo Expands Instant Cross-Border Payments to Over 30 E-Wallets

Fintech Finance

Leading fintech specialist Tranglo has announced an expansion of its cross-border payment network, enabling instant and direct transfers to more than 30 eWallets. Receiving money through eWallets, which stay open 24/7, is a reliable and convenient alternative. The growth opportunity presented by eWallet cannot be overstated.”

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Payza adds bitcoin acceptance to its eWallet

Payments Source

-based global online payments provider Payza is streamlining the process for consumers who transact with bitcoin by making the cryptocurrency directly accessible within its eWallet.

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