Top Fintech Europe News Stories for August 2, 2021

Here are the most read news stories from our daily newsletter today:

  • Banks Which Already Use Bitcoin for Profitable Opportunities in 2021 – Fintech Finance
  • Payu Partners With Visa to Enable Push Payments for Businesses in Europe – Fintech Finance
  • O-CITY and DSK Bank’s Team up to Launch Contactless Payments in Bulgarian Public Transport – Fintech Finance
  • Snoop reportedly close to closing £15m Series A – Altfi
  • Chilean fintech Xepelin secures $230M in debt and equity from Kaszek, high-profile angels – TechCrunch
  • Monzo Faces FCA Investigation Into Alleged AML Contraventions – PYMNTS.com
  • BNPL Takes Its Next Dramatic Turn As Square Buys Afterpay For $29B – PYMNTS.com
  • Singapore fintech Thunes acquires payments platform Limonetik – Fintech Futures
  • UK based Invoice Financing Platform MarketFinance Explains how SMEs May Address Late Payment Issues – CrowdFund Insider
  • Fintech Platform LendingPoint Completes Largest-Ever Securitization – CrowdFund Insider

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