#PayTech #FinancialInclusion / B2B Cross-Border Payments Network Thunes Raises $60M

[CEO:] “This marks a significant milestone in our next phase of growth as we strive towards helping financial institutions and businesses around the world move money between each other in a faster, more economical and reliable way… Our goal is to make financial services affordable and accessible to everyone.”

Founded four years ago, Thunes, originally named TransferTo, said it provides financial services globally, including to the 1.7 billion residents who live in emerging markets shut out of the global economy because of a lack of access to financial services.

Its platform connects banks, mobile wallet providers, money transfer operators and tech companies to enable real time and secure cross-border payments to and from emerging economies in more than 100 countries…