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Fintech unicorn Transferwise now known simply as Wise

Monday, February 22, 2021

Estonian fintech unicorn firm Transferwise has shortened its name to Wise, the company has announced. The name change, which comes into effect Monday, resulted from the company’s growth beyond its original incarnation as a secure money transfer platform, branching out into international banking and other services, the company says. “For generations, banks have been defined by borders,” co-founder and CEO Kristo Käärmann wrote on the company’s site. “Traditional bank accounts…