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,

Android Pay now used for international P2P transfers, courtesy of WorldRemit

AndroidPay, Google’s wallet for Android devices, is getting a boost in its global profile and functionality today: WorldRemit, the $500 million remittance startup connected to around 120 million

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&#

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

WorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business

A year after raising $100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remi

WorldRemit Raises $100M To Take On Western Union In Money Transfers

WorldRemit, a UK-based startup that is going after the Western Unions and MoneyGrams of the world with a commission-beating online and mobile remittance service, has raised another $100 million &#8212

Money Transfer Startup WorldRemit Collects Its First Investment, $40M From Accel

<a target="_blank" href="">WorldRemit</a>, a London-based startup that is tackling the antiquated consumer money wiring/remittance market with an easy and traceable online so

Regalii Is Changing The Way People Send Money To Family Abroad, Using Mobile And Gift Cards

<a target="_blank" href="">Regalii</a>, a Battlefield finalist presenting today at TC Disrupt, has devised a way for people, via their mobile devices, to send remittances to thei