COMMERCE TECH Walmart announces acquisition of Alert Innovation
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Airplane Mode won’t be Mandatory on Flights in the EU from June 2023

Airline passengers in the European Union (EU) will soon be able to use their phones to full effect in the sky.

Xero and GoCardless team up for Australian market

UK fintech GoCardless, the online payments business simplifying Direct Debit, and Xero have teamed up to launch an integration to help tackle late payments in Australia.

BPAY Group: sowing the seeds of an innovation hub

After Osko and BatchMaker, BPAY has launched Sypht and Lodge onto the market. The addition of the new companies is a strategic move for BPAY Group and signals its transformation beyond payments.

London-based Soldo scores $61m in funding

London-based business banking fintech firm Soldo has today closed a $61m (£48.7m) series B funding.