Airwallex aims to accelerate growth in APAC with new Chief Revenue Officer and APAC GM

Australia-based global fintech platform Airwallex has on Tuesday announced that Kai Wu has been jointly appointed as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer (CRO) and Asia-Pacific General Manager (APAC GM). Kai has held a number of senior positions at Airwallex for close to five years, including as Chief Financial Officer and Greater China Chief Executive…

Airwallex partners with Agoda to support Hong Kong business travelers

With the surging demand of international business travel, global fintech platform Airwallex is partnering with global digital travel platform Agoda, to make travel planning easier for Hong Kong small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startups.

Airwallex sustains $5.5B valuation with $100M Series E extension

Airwallex, the Australia-based global fintech platform, announced Tuesday that it recently closed its Series E extension (Series E2) of $100 million with the same $5.5 billion valuation.

Airwallex rolls out more global payments services in Singapore with virtual business cards and card expenses launch

After officially entering the Singapore market in January, global fintech firm Airwallex continues to progressively roll out key offerings in its global payments suite with Tuesday’s launch of its Airwallex Borderless Card and integrated expense management solution.

Australia’s FinTech unicorn Airwallex launches payment services in Malaysia

Australia-based FinTech platform Airwallex announced Thursday the launch of its cross-border payment services in Malaysia, following its grant of a money services business license by Malaysian regulator Bank Negara Malaysia in August last year. Initially, qualified Malaysian businesses will be given access to Airwallex's fast, transparent and cost-effective…

Airwallex partners with Choco Up to empower cross-border e-commerce

Airwallex, announced Thursday its partnership with Choco Up to support the future growth of cross-border ecommerce. By combining Airwallex’s proprietary global payments infrastructure with Choco Up’s flexible recurring funding solutions, the partnership enables a comprehensive and integrated finance solution for e-commerce companies across Asia.

Australian fintech startup Airwallex launches global payment services in Singapore

Airwallex announced Thursday its official launch in Singapore, following its grant of a Major Payment Institution (MPI) license by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and a beta launch in November last year. Singapore businesses can now benefit from Airwallex’s suite of global payments services including global account issuance, domestic and cross-border…

Australia’s Airwallex raises additional $100M in Series E1 led by Lone Pine Capital, valuation reaches $5.5B

The funding comes just a month after Airwallex announced an oversubscribed Series E round as the company looks to accelerate its global expansion plans. This latest round takes Airwallex’s total Series E fundraising to $300 million, with $802 million raised in total.

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Airwallex secures payment license in Singapore, set to launch payment services in Singapore next year

Airwallex, a global fintech platform, announced Monday that its Singapore entity Airwallex (Singapore) Pte Ltd, has been granted a Major Payment Institution License by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) under the Payment Services Act.

Airwallex raises $200M in Series E led by Lone Pine Capital, reaches $4B valuation

The investment will support Airwallex's global expansion and enable the company to accelerate multiple product development initiatives across its engineering hubs, grow its sales teams and increase its breadth of offerings for SMEs and larger enterprises.