Mobile marketing firm, Thumb Friendly has raised an undisclosed round from angel investors Frank Bishop and Peter Davis. The company targets its mobile marketing services at small-to-medium sized businesses, aiming to help them capitalise on the USD20.7bn spent annually by consumers using mobile devices.
Thumb Friendly’s services are available for all smartphones as well as iPads and other mobile devices. The firm says it will use the funding to continue its expansion plans by hiring more sales and marketing sta
Barclays has signed contracts with six of the fintech startups that just graduated from its second New York accelerator programme.
Company card killer Pleo has raised $3m in new funding as it prepares for public launch in the UK and Denmark.
Cheques are become less and less common in the UK according to new research from global market research firm Mintel which claims contactless card use has overtaken cheque payments in the UK for the first time.
Payments for digital and physical goods made mobile operating system-based payments platforms like Apple Pay and Android Pay are expected to boom in the next few years according to new analysis from Juniper.