Digital payments alone could become a $100 trillion industry, according to PwC. And that’s just one component of the global Fintech industry. This channel tackles the lenders and buyers, the obstacles and achievements, and the trends and trend makers leading the ongoing technological evolution in global finance.

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FinTech: PruPay and PayPal Working on Text-based, Contactless Payments

PruPay is a specialty fintech company that provides easy payment solutions for merchants and consumers. The U.S.-based company announced Thursday its collaboration with PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) for the launch of touchless payments via text messaging. The facility of paying without having to touch another surface, device, or currency is especially useful amidst fears of rampant infection from the coronavirus.

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