The deal with China UnionPay opens doors to SaaS solutions Stripe must develop to beat Asian competitors.
The Blockchain Service Network will use DAML to unify smart contracts on chains at home and abroad.
The world’s biggest card issuer will use U.K.-based payments company PPRO as a direct acquirer.
Indie analysts wary of the pricing for the Beijing-based digital finance company’s $76 million listing.
Behind the humble QR code is an epic struggle over payments infrastructure.
China’s little-known competitor to AliPay and Tencent Pay is listing in Hong Kong at a valuation that will set a benchmark for other fintechs.