TransferMate Global Payments Partner With Accounts IQ

TransferMate Global Payments, the global B2B payments technology company partly owned by AIB and ING Group, has partnered with AccountsIQ to offer its customers a new way to access preferential FX rates for payments, saving them time and money with an automated solution within the AccountsIQ finance system. AccountsIQ’s clients include Web Summit, Gaelectric, Nuritas and Altratech. Gary Conroy, TransferMate’s Chief Product Officer commented, “TransferMate is delighted to announce this new partnership with AccountsIQ. With a growing global client base, more AccountsIQ users are demanding simpler, faster and more cost-effective…

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TransferMate announces a €21m investment by ING

 And strategic partnership across the ING corporate client base Investment will help accelerate TransferMate‘s global expansion €51 million Series A funding invested in TransferMate in the past 8 months   29th July 2018 – TransferMate, (“TransferMate” or the “Company”), a leading cross-border B2B payments technology solution, is delighted to announce today a €21 million investment from ING Group N.V. (“ING”), one of Europe’s leading banks, for a small minority equity stake in the Company. TransferMate and ING have also agreed to a strategic partnership, where TransferMate services will be available…

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Blockchain, Payments and Irish FinTech

The past number of weeks in Europe have been very busy for FinTech. The beginning of June saw Money 20/20 in Amsterdam, closely followed by MoneyConf in Dublin. Both conferences had a strong focus on blockchain and cryptocurrency as emerging technologies.  Comparing this focus against the current FinTech Ireland map, only 3 companies are focused on blockchain and cryptocurrencies:   So if Irish indigenous FinTech isn’t busy with blockchain / crypto, where are the majority of the companies focused?  It’s clear from the map that there is a focus on…

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Brexit Insight: How Should Your Business React?

Brexit Insight: How Should Your Business React?

The UK is leaving the EU – So now is not the time to bury your head in the sand. HOW DO THINGS STAND AT PRESENT? The UK economy appears to have weathered the initial shock of the Brexit vote, although the British pound’s value remains near a 30-year low, opinion is sharply divided over the long-term effects of leaving the EU. Major firms such as EasyJet and John Lewis have pointed out that the sterling slump has increased their costs. Britain also lost its top AAA credit rating, meaning…

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The Debt Trap and a Way Out

It seems that once debt becomes part of your life, you almost have no chances of getting out of it. What is worse, you get even deeper into it, and whatever saving methods you try, they hardly ever work. There are hundreds of tips on how to cope with Debt: They tell you to shop wisely and be frugal; they advertise professional help and show happy faces who claim to have managed to get out of Debt and now live happily ever after; they offer bigger loans to pay off…

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