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humm continues global expansion into e-commerce space
humm, part of ASX-listed Humm Group Limited, today announces UK and Ireland partnerships with AeroCommerce, OneStepCheckout and Optty, following approval as an authorised provider of consumer credit by the Financial Conduct Authority. humm’s partnerships with
hummpro helps tradies manage their cashflow
hummgroup’s BNPL for business product, hummpro, will be the exclusive BNPL partner for commercial customers at Mitre 10 and Home Hardware trade. hummpro gives small and medium business owners cashflow control and flexibility to align
hummgroup partners with LG Energy Solution to enter VPP market
hummgroup has entered a partnership with LG Energy Solution to provide Virtual Power Plant solutions, reinforcing our goal to make renewable energy more affordable for Australians. A VPP aggregates energy from rooftop solar panels and
Westpac NZ & hummgroup bring bundll to NZ
hummgroup is teaming up with Westpac New Zealand and its subsidiary Red Bird to launch an innovative, new BNPL product, bundll in New Zealand. BNPL is changing the finance landscape as the fastest growing finance
humm launches in the UK!
hummgroup has launched its BNPL product humm in the United Kingdom. humm UK gives customers the opportunity to take control of their finances by converting purchases into instalments payable fortnightly, all with clear payment terms.
humm//TAPP enables instant and effortless BNPL access for retailers and customers
hummgroup has announced the launch of humm//TAPP instore. A digital card that enables shoppers to simply tap their digital wallet to make a purchase at any humm merchant in Australia, regardless of the instore point
humm Canada Country Head Appointed
hummgroup has appointed Tim Moulton Country Head of its new operation in Canada.
flexigroup joins the banking rush
Two years have passed since Rebecca James joined Flexigroup as its new chief executive, and she says the buy now pay later pioneer is finally ready to make its bet on the sector pay off.
flexigroup and Mastercard Partner for Global Expansion
Flexigroup has announced its partnership with Mastercard to take bundll global. The strategic partnership aims to expand the application and distribution of what is known as the ‘world first BNPL everywhere platform’.
flexigroup teams up with Mastercard for buy now, pay everywhere platform
In its latest business update, fintech flexigroup (FXL) has announced a five-year partnership with payment giant Mastercard.
flexigroup nets another $36M via retail entitlement offer
Fintech company flexigroup has raised an additional $36 million from shareholders, this time via the retail component of its recent entitlement offer.
Buy now pay later goes big with humm
In a major boost for retailers, flexigroup has launched buy now pay later product humm in New Zealand, offering two digital wallets to customers: Little Things (up to $1,000) and Big Things (up to $10,000).
flexigroup doesn’t anticipate merchant service fees charged by its buy now pay later service would be included in any government regulation
The NZ CEO of flexigroup NZ, which offers a buy now pay later service, doesn’t anticipate the NZ Labour Party’s plan to regulate merchant service fees charged to small business for accepting card payments, would apply to
flexigroup launches humm in NZ
ASX-listed payments company flexigroup has launched humm – a refreshed buy now pay later offering in New Zealand. humm is the only product of its type in NZ that covers transactions as high as NZ$10,000.
flexigroup boasts excellent end-of-year results
flexigroup New Zealand has announced excellent end-of-year results, thanks to its diverse portfolio of innovative new products.
flexigroup rebrands as ‘humm’ for $140m buy now, pay later push
flexigroup is raising $140 million in fresh equity, will rebrand as humm and is seeking to offload its commercial leasing operation as it continues a metamorphosis into a pure buy now, pay later player.
flexigroup rebrands to humm as it seeks piece of BNPL action
flexigroup chief executive Rebecca James says the company’s move to change its name to humm is more than a makeover of its branding, as it seeks to transform itself into a buy now, pay later
flexigroup announces FY20 result and $140M capital raise
Fintech company flexigroup has released its full annual report for the 2020 financial year and announced a $140 million capital raise.
flexigroup records strong growth for humm and bundll
flexigroup has recorded sharp increases in customers and transactions across its businesses.
A different perspective on BNPL
CEO Rebecca James discusses the phenomenal growth achieved by humm in Q4 2020.
flexigroup’s humm signs on new brands, delivers big Q4 results
flexigroup’s buy now, pay later service humm has signed on dozens of new retailers and health providers, capping off a strong fourth quarter.
BNPL players’ changed strategy with retailers: Lens on flexigroup
A diversified full-service payments company, FlexiGroup Limited onboarded a record number of merchants to both instore and online by June 2020 with new online merchants growing by 54% in 4Q20 as compared to 4Q19.
flexigroup encourages Kiwis to shop, eat and travel local
Flexigroup has released a new campaign initiative which is set to reward Kiwis who shop local.
flexigroup humming as an Afterpay for large transactions
A record number of e-commerce and instore integrations have led Flexigroup’s buy-now pay-later platform Humm to grow significantly during the fourth quarter.
Kanga News Awards 2019 Market people of the year
flexigroup Group Treasurer Bianca Spata is named one of the KangaNews Market People of the Year for her contribution to the development of Australian and New Zealand debt markets.
flexigroup appoints former NAB exec
flexigroup has appointed the former customer executive of NAB Private as its new chief financial officer.
CommSec Executive Series: Rebecca James
flexigroup CEO, Rebecca James speaks with Tom Piotrowski about the recent transformation of the business, the performance of group’s various segments including BNPL provider Humm and insights in to consumer behaviour during the COVID19 inflicted
humm is humming as is the flexigroup share price
flexigroup CEO Rebecca James speaks to ausbiz TV about reaching a major milestone of over 2 million interest free instalment customers and her breakdown of what is driving the growth.
flexigroup exceeds 2.1 million BNPL customers
Payments company flexigroup, which owns numerous buy now, pay later services, has exceeded 2.1 million Trans-Tasman interest-free instalment customers.
The industry celebrates many golds at the NZDM Awards
Marketers and clients of the industry gathered last night in the Cordis to celebrate the New Zealand Direct Marketing (NZDM) Awards.
flexigroup’s bundll product shows ‘green shoots’
A year into its three-year transformation, FlexiGroup says its shift into providing “everyday” app-based payment options – including a new buy now, pay later product called bundll which is being marketed for groceries and takeaway
flexigroup shrugs off the unusual handicap
One year into a three-year turnaround, Flexigroup is showing it can grow a consumer brand in a ultra competitive market.