CBA partners with buy now pay later specialist

Commonwealth Bank customers will be amongst the first shoppers to access to Swedish buy now pay later (BNPL) service, Klarna, as they launch their partnership in Australia. CBA’s 5.6 million CommBank app users can access Klarna through the mobile banking…

Splitting the buy now pay later market

Competition is on fire in the ‘buy now pay later’ market with online retailer Kogan announcing that it is the first major Australian retailer to adopt payment technology Splitit. Unlike existing platforms that open a line of “credit”, the Israeli…

The New Criterion

The Australian Securities Exchange’s status as the global home of listed buy now pay later (BNPL) stocks is under scrutiny, with leader Afterpay (APT, $25.72) being probed for money laundering violations and the sector more broadly under the blowtorch for…