Philippines-based finance app GCash enters agrifintech with agri-fisheries platform Mayani

Philippines-based finance app GCash – operated by the country’s fintech firm Mynt – has entered agrifintech through a strategic bid with Mayani, an agri-fisheries platform connecting smallholder farmers and fishers to buyers, to tackle the nation’s elusive phenomenon of rural financial inclusion.

GCash parent Mynt acquires ECPay for $40.6M – report

The acquisition will help GCash improve its services in the fintech space and further democratize financial access, Globe said.

Mynt secures $300M funding from lead investors Warburg Pincus, Insight Partners and Bow Wave, now valued at over $2B

Since the onset of community quarantines as a response to COVID-19, Mynt has been at the forefront of the digital transformation of Filipinos as the 'go-to' payment and financial services solution to over 48 million users, nearly half of the national population. With the continued relevance of the app among its users, Mynt is on track to reach PHP 3…

Ant Group-backed Mynt targets unicorn status as it seeks additional funding after $175M investment

After closing a $175 million private equity funding from the New York-based Bow Wave Capital Management, Mynt, also known as Globe FinTech Innovations, seeks to raise more funds to reach unicorn status.

Philippines mobile wallet GCash secures $175 million investment amid rising demand for digital payments

GCash has reportedly facilitated over $20.78 billion (PhP1 trillion) in in-app transactions in 2020 and grew its customer based to 33 million, amid increased demand for online payments and money transfer transactions during the COVID-19 pandemic