US FinTech

May
01

CurrencyFair launches in the U.S.

Zai is has announced the launch of its CurrencyFair personal money transfer service in all 50 states in the USA.

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May
20

Square rolls out integrated solutions to boost Irish businesses

Irish businesses can now sell online, in-person or both with Square’s integrated suite of various point of sale products.

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May
17

Vertex acquires Taxamo to expand global commerce and compliance solutions

Vertex, Inc. has acquired Ireland fintech Taxamo, a cloud-based pioneer in tax and payment automation for global commerce and marketplaces.

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Apr
07

Fintech start-up Stripe enters the Middle East with UAE launch

Stripe, one of Silicon Valley’s most valuable private fintech companies, has chosen Dubai for its first expansion into the Middle East and North Africa.

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Mar
15

Stripe has raised a new round of funding to accelerate momentum in Europe

Stripe, which builds economic infrastructure for the internet, has raised a $600 million (€500 million) funding round at a $95B (€80B) valuation.

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Feb
19

MyComplianceOffice confirms €10m debt financing deal

Irish fintech company MyComplianceOffice (MCO) has secured close to €10 million in debt financing from Accel-KKR Credit Partners.

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Feb
13

US fintech BlueSnap opens European HQ in Dublin

BlueSnap, a US fintech based in Massachusetts, has opened a new office in Dublin.

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Dec
07

Revolut targets 2m Irish customers as it takes on Stripe

Revolut now has 1.2 million Irish customers and is highly confident it can surpass two million given the rate at which it is growing locally.

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