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Remitly is raising up to $115M led by Naspers’ PayU to double down on remittances

International remittances continues to be one of the biggest financial services in developing countries, with $450 billion getting sent from countries like the U.S. to emerging markets in 2017 alone,

Remitly raises another $38M, adds World Bank’s IFC as it pushes into emerging markets

Remitly, a startup co-founded and led by a former executive of Barclays who saw a gap in the market to build money transfer and other financial services for emerging markets and the “unbanked&#

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Remitly raises $38.5M more to take on Western Union, passes $1b transferred annually

Remittances are a huge business, with $582 billion transferred in 2015 and $432 billion of that sent specifically to emerging markets, according to the World Bank. Today, one of the bigger star

Remitly Buys Talio To Boost Its Money Transfer App With Messaging Features

While Facebook moves deeper into using its Messenger platform as a vehicle for people to transfer money to each other, an app built for helping people transfer money is adding more messaging features.

Mobile Money Transfer Service Remitly Closes $5.5 Million Series A

Though the tech world is frothing over the potential found in new cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, other companies have been working to solve the very real (if less buzzy) needs of today’s users w

Remitly, Formerly BeamIt, Raises $2.6M More For International Mobile Money Transfers

Mobile payments platform <a target="_blank" href="https://www.remitly.com/">Remitly</a> (formerly BeamIt), which allows U.S. users to transfer money overseas, has raised an additional $2.6 million,