Payoneer in the News: August & September 2018 Edition
August and September were full of Payoneer events around the world that received a great response from local and international media outlets.
ASIA – Entrepreneur Explores How Payoneer Turns Rivals into Partners to Provide a Better Service to Users
In an article entitled “This Fintech Company is Turning its Rivals into Partners Globally“, Entrepreneur Asia Pacific delves into the delicate way Payoneer balances partnerships and its competition by creating mutually conducive partnerships with banks around the word. “Everything around the seller ecosystem is very important for us when it comes to partnerships, it could also be banks. We are partnering with a lot of banks to ensure better settlement, better transparency, hence, better services to the end consumer,” explains COO Keren Levy.
CHINA – Extensive Coverage of Payoneer’s Annual Forum in China
The Annual Payoneer Forum in Shenzhen took place this year on August 24th. The event was attended by over 1500 Chinese eSellers. Coverage of the event was widespread, with 25 media outlets reporting the event, including portal websites (Tencent, Southcn, China.com) tech media (Ccidnet, ChinaByte), finance media (China Security Journal, Private Economy News), vertical media (ENNEWS, DSB) and local news media (Shenzhen Economic Daily, SZNEWS). A feature article, giving in-depth analysis into the cross-border e-commerce development history and Payoneer’s innovation development, was distributed to top tech media. The feature has been picked up by Geekpark, eastday.com and ZDNet.
INDIA – Extensive Coverage of Payoneer’s Annual Forum in India, Forbes Interviews Country Manager Rohit Kulkarni
India hosted its Annual Payoneer Forum in two key cities – Delhi on August 7th and Mumbai on August 9th. The forum was designed to bring together international marketplaces, empowering sellers to expand globally and at the same time helping them by optimizing business operations through various partner speakers and Payoneer products. Speakers included leaders from Payoneer and online marketplaces including Amazon, Tophatter, Awok and Wish. 32 media publications covered the event, including the far-reaching publication Udaipar Kiran and The Hindu Business Online.
In other news, Forbes interviewed India’s Country Manager Rohit Kulkarni in an article entitled “Payoneer Standing Tall in B2B Payments”. Kulkarni speaks to the company’s low-cost model and the business challenges and opportunities that await as digital payments are predicted to reach $500 billion by the year 2020.
KOREA – Extensive Coverage of Payoneer’s Annual Forum in Korea
August 10th, 2018 marked the date for the Annual Payoneer Forum in Korea. Over 1000 people attended the event and 23 media publications covered the story, including ET News, one of the most influential media outlet in the Korean tech industry. This event was organized in partnership with KITA (Korea International Trade Association). The event covered a range of topics including the introduction of new marketplaces in Russia and eSeller success stories from Japan.
Keep checking back to see what exciting events happen in Payoneer in October!