SumUp and Payleven merge as European ‘Square clones’ consolidate

Some consolidation afoot in the world of mobile payments: today Groupon- and BBVA-backed SumUp and Rocket Internet’s Payleven — two of the several European startups that cropped up in the

Mobile Payments Startup Payleven Raises Another $10M

The days of Square clones popping up, everywhere you looked and capitalizing on Square’s conservative approach to global expansion, are long gone. But those startups are not. And today, one o

Payleven, The Samwers’ Square/PayPal Rival, Ramps Up Security With FSA Authorization, MasterCard mPOS Scheme

There is no single mobile payment company in Europe that has reached the scale and stature that <a target="_blank" href="">Square</a> has in the U.S., where the Jack Dorsey-led

Berlusconi Outed As Investor In Square Clone Payleven While Rocket Internet’s Zappos Clone Zalando Hits Breakeven

A double-dose of details today about the normally secretive e-commerce startups incubated by the Samwer bothers-backed <a target="_blank" href="">Rocket Internet</a>. Silv

Payleven, The Samwer Square Clone, Surmounts Visa Hurdle With Chip And PIN Reader Now Sold In Europe

<a target="_blank" href="">Payleven</a>, the mobile payment company from the Samwer bothers' Rocket Internet incubator, is now taking orders for its chip-and-PIN readers, which

Payleven, The Samwer Brothers’ Answer To Square, Takes A ‘High Single-Digit Million Dollar’ Round Led By A Mystery Investor

<a target="_blank" href="">Payleven</a>, the <a target="_blank" href="">Rocket Internet</a>-incubated mobile-payment service that uses a dongle attac

Rocket Internet’s Mobile Payments Startup Payleven Expands Android Support Outside Germany: App Now Also In UK, Italy, Poland

More news in the European mobile payment dongle space this morning: Rocket Internet's Payleven is expanding the availability of its Android app -- previously only offered in Germany -- to three more m

European M-Payments Company Payleven Signs Berlin Taxi Firm To Chip & PIN Trial, Claims Chip & PIN “Necessary” For Visa Mobile Payments

Square has Starbucks and now Square-clone Payleven, which is backed by Germany's Rocket Internet incubator/investor, has signed up Berlin taxi association -- Taxiverband Berlin (TVB) -- to trial its C

Payleven, The Rocket-Fueled Square-Clone, Opens In UK, Netherlands, Brazil; Confirms Double-Digit Round

<a target="_blank" href="">Rocket Internet</a>, the incubator/investment vehicle from the Samwer brothers, is known to move fast: Today, news comes that <a target="_blank