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Airwallex Raises US$100 Million in Series E Extension, Now Valued at US$5.5 Billion

Cross border payments firm Airwallex announced it has secured an additional US$100 million in a Series E1 financing round, raising its valuation to US$5.5 billion. This extension comes just a month after Airwallex announced an oversubscribed US$200 Million Series E

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Airwallex Now Valued at US$4 Billion With Latest US$200 Million Series E

Cross border payments firm Airwallex announced it has raised US$200 million in an oversubscribed Series E financing round, increasing the company’s valuation to US$4 billion. This latest investment which was led by Lone Pine Capital follows an extended Series D

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Airwallex Expands Its Footprint to the US

Airwallex, a cross border payment company, announced its official launch in the US as it continues its international growth momentum. The company first established a presence in San Francisco in 2019, and has grown to a team of more than

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Airwallex Launches US$200 Million VC Fund to Back Startups in Its Network

Airwallex, a cross border payment company, announced plans to establish a new venture capital fund set up by its founders named Capital 49 that will invest into early stage, high-growth technology-enabled companies powered by its infrastructure. The new fund aims

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Airwallex Launches Online Card Payment Acceptance Solution in Hong Kong

Airwallex, a cross border payment company, announced the launch of its online card payment acceptance solution in Hong Kong, allowing local merchants to accept online card payments made around the world using Visa and Mastercard. As a principal member of

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Airwallex Granted E-Money License to Expand Footprint to the Netherlands

Airwallex announced that it has secured its Electronic Money Institution (EMI) license from the Dutch Central Bank (DNB) on 30 April 2021 which gives it access to the European single market. This latest approval adds to Airwallex’s existing licenses in

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Airwallex Now Valued at Over US$2 Billion with Latest US$ 100 Million Funding Round

Continuing the momentum of its hypergrowth in 2020, Airwallex today announced that the company’s valuation has increased to US$2.6 billion with a capital raising of US$100 million in a further Series D extension. Lifting Airwallex’s Series D funding to US$300

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Airwallex Completes Acquisition of SVF Operator Unicard

Airwallex, a cross border payment company, announced that it has completed the acquisition of UniCard Solution Limited following the regulatory approvals from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) to become a shareholder controller. Airwallex said that through its wholly owned

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Airwallex’s Closes US$ 200 Million Fundraising Round for Global Expansion

Airwallex, a cross border payment company, announced that the company has closed its extended Series D fundraising with an additional US$40 million from new and existing investors. This builds on the Hong Kong-based fintech unicorn’s US$160 milion Series D round

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Airwallex Partners Deutsche Bank for API-Enabled Forex Services

Deutsche Bank announced that it will enable fintech unicorn Airwallex to provide virtual account collections and API-enabled foreign exchange services in Japan and Hong Kong respectively. Already live in Japan, the solution will further allow Airwallex to process and convert

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