PAYPAL Holdings Inc pulled out of the Libra Association, a blow to Facebook Inc's efforts to develop a digital currency.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Pioneering digital payments firm PayPal on Friday said it is abandoning an alliance intended to oversee the Facebook-backed Libra cryptocurrency, which has come under attack by...

[SYDNEY] Australia's financial intelligence agency on Tuesday ordered the appointment of an external auditor to examine Paypal Australia's compliance with anti-money laundering and counter-...

[FRANKFURT] A German fintech firm that counts PayPal Holdings Inc among its investors wants to expand its internet platform for bank-savings products to the US.

DEMOCRATISING the movement of money may be an audacious ask, given that economies around the world - from emerging to developed - suffer from varying inefficiencies.

CHANGI Airport's shiny new Jewel has opened its doors, and the crowds of expectant visitors are flooding in. As stunning as it is, will it be Changi's game-changer or is it just another huge new...

PAYMENTS startup firm Stripe has hired a veteran from PayPal to head its business in the Asia-Pacific, The Business Times understands.

[WASHINGTON] The US Federal Reserve is wary of giving "fintech" firms such as OnDeck Capital Inc or Kabbage Inc. access to the country's financial infrastructure, putting the central bank at odds...

TAKING HEART

A CHILD sexual-abuse prevention programme run by Singapore Children's Society now has a new tool to help children learn about how to protect themselves from sexual abuse....

BT EXCLUSIVE

TO SHED its image as "just a payments company", and affirm its commitment to be in the business of making other businesses better, PayPal is doubling down on efforts to nurture startups...